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Oude Lambiek (Geuzestekerij De Cam)

Style: 3 Year Old Unblended Lambic

5.0% ABV

Bottled In: 2012

From: Gooik, Belgium

Distributor’s Note: “One of Belgium’s most sought after Lambics! Karel Goddeau is the Master Blender at the Geuzestekkerij De Cam in Gooik, the pearl of Payottenland in Flemish Brabant. 852 more words


Beer 54 of winter - Seek and ye shall...

Brewer: Founders       Craft: Imperial Stout       ABV: 10.5%

Find that this craft is no joke.  Rich, smooth, deep, luscious, thick, a flood of adjectives washes over me as I sip the Imperial Stout from Founders.  110 more words


Beer 53 of winter - Live Forever?

Brewer: Elysian       Craft: The Immortal IPA       ABV: 6.3%

I’m blogging between periods of the Flyers-Penguins game.  (I’m a Flyers fan, if you were wondering.)  It is an epic, classic, fight-filled hockey game.  180 more words


Beer 52 of winter - Brutal Comfort

Brewer: Rogue       Craft: Brutal IPA       ABV: 6%

I understand.  They’re Rogue.  So they’re tough and what not.  So the Brutal IPA is a tough name.  But the craft is anything but brutal.  150 more words


Smuttlabs Rye Stout (Smuttynose Brewing Company)

Style: Irish Dry Stout with Rye

6.1% ABV

From: Portsmouth, NH

The beer pours into my Smuttlabs graduated cylinder/strange glass as a dark, properly chocolate black. 555 more words


Beer 51 of winter - a halfshell is a full glass...

Brewer: Evil Genius       Craft: Turtle Power       ABV: 6.0%

What we have here is a grapefruit pale ale.  It smells of grapefruit.  It tastes like grapefruit.  So, there you have it.  56 more words

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Beer 50 of winter! - quit yer wine-ing

Brewer: Victory       Craft: Old Horizontal        ABV: 11%

So many thoughts…trying to organize…

Okay.  Let’s discuss.  First – I must admit that I didn’t realize this was going to be beer 50 when I chose it; but I am certainly glad it was.  584 more words