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One Bourbon, Skip the Scotch, and One Beer

Brown’s Whiskey Porter: Brown’s Brewing Company: Porter I visited Delaware when George Thorogood was still a desTROYer but only saw him later when he was doing the 50 states touring, traveling by cab and only playing joints that guaranteed they … Continue reading

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..What Your Big Sister Done.

A Little Sumpin’ Wild Ale: Lagunitas Brewing Company: Belgian Strong Pale Ale Now she ain’t wild like Victory’s Wild Hop Devil. There is Belgian yeast in there and that was planned (as opposed to hangin’ out on some street corner … Continue reading

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Little Sister, Little Sister

A Little Sumpin’ Sumpin’ Ale: Lagunitas Brewing Company: American Pale Wheat Ale Lagunitas is magic. Everything they brew has a little magic in it. Hell, even the price is magic, as their beers routinely come in at about a dollar … Continue reading

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Couldn’t Drag Me Away

Hop-a-lot-amus IPA: River Horse Brewing Co.: American Double IPA To run with the IPAs is to say you want to run with the bad boys, the hop devils, the bitter taster riders, the setting sun. To run with the doubles … Continue reading

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The Whole Shack Shimmies!

Shackmeister Ale: Brooklyn Brewery: American Pale Ale Beer should stand alone as a meal, but it would be crime to separate this brew from its serving surroundings. It’s an exclusive, I believe, of Shake Shack (which is no longer an … Continue reading

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Under the Red Sky

Saint Louis Premium Framboise: Brouwerij Van Honsebrouck NV : Framboise (raspberry) The challenge having been evoked in the last blog, the time is ripe in this experiment for the first of the Belgian beers, even it must be a framboise. … Continue reading

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My Life in the Beer of Ghosts

Fiestbier: Victory Brewing Company: Amber Lager Another octoberfest brew and my mind wants to wander to the Rhine (yes, Bavaria is the more appropriate location for octoberfest, but not as poetic…so…let me start again…) My mind wants to wander to … Continue reading

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