Category Archives: Wheat Beirs

back in beer (or…not stellar, but starred)

Harpoon Black IPA: Harpoon Brewery : IPA that’s Black Four in Hand : World Brews, Winery Exchange Inc.: IPA Clementine: Clown Shoes : Wheat Wyld Extra Pale Ale : Uinta Brewing Company: Pale Ale Golden Spike : Uinta Brewing Company … Continue reading

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The Road Less Travelled

Taquamari : Birrificio Pausa Cafe : Wheat(ish) Beer There are those who argue against new cuisine. Those who lament the introduction of centrifuge spinners into the kitchen.  Who rail against convention ovens and food processors, blenders and vegetable peelers.  Yes, those … Continue reading

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Mr. Stanley Park, I Presume

Weissbier : Whistler Brewing Company : Weissbier Granville Pale Ale : Granville Island Brewery : Pale Ale Granville Island Lager : Granville Island Brewery : Lager Hop Circle IPA : Phillips Brewing Company : IPA Stanley Park juts out from Vancouver like … Continue reading

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sweet partings

IPA : Burnside Brewing Co. : IPA Sweet Heat : Burnside Brewing Co. : Wheat Here in the land of the lotus eaters, time has sucked away from us.  As the hour creeps into another day of oblivion. After midnight … Continue reading

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Paradiso Station

Upright Alphaphlylactic Hop IPA : Upright Brewing Company : IPA Naked City SpeelyaiPA : Naked City Taphouse : IPA Block 15 Alpha IPA : Block 15 Brewery & Restaurant : IPA Oakshire Inception : Oakshire Brewing : Wilded Yeast Ale … Continue reading

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High Times on the Sly Sky

Brooklyn High Line Elevated Wheat ; Brooklyn Brewery : Wheat My friend TRay yanked at the corrigated tin, but it wouldn’t give enough to let him squeeze past.  My friend Bill holds a lot less bulk than that man of … Continue reading

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Summertime and the Liver is Drinking

Anchor Summer Beer : Anchor Brewing Company : Wheat What is this?  Unintentional wheat week? Dry, clean with a malt backbone.  If a summer beer is intend to refresh and not to mystify, then Anchor hits the mark.  If summer … Continue reading

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Amatuer Hour

Double Wit: River Horse Brewing Co.: Wit I wonder if River Horse has their heart into it.  Hey, I know there are many times when I simply churn out another review because it is another day.  Perhaps they are making … Continue reading

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Wild Bee Physics

Wolaver’s Wildflower Wheat : Otter Creek Brewing / Wolaver’s : Wheat Honey makes mead.  Stated perhaps more accurately, mead uses honey as an essential ingredient.  Without honey, mead would be some kind of proto-beer.  So add honey to beer and…it’s … Continue reading

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A Rose by any other Name

Hoegaarden Original White Ale : Brouwerij van Hoegaarden : Witbeer “Two hoes,” my friend Ryan smirks. “I just love saying that.”  I’m thinking, no matter what language is spoken, the servers must hear that all the time. We are standing … Continue reading

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