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Clusters Last Stand (Smuttynose Brewing Company and Stone Brewing Company)

Style: Double India Pale Ale

8.8% ABV

62 IBU’s

OG: 17.5° Plato

Malt: North American 2-Row, Flaked Maize, Munich 10L, C-60

Hops: Bitter-Clusters, Flavor-Brewers Gold, East Kent Goldings, Dry Hop-Bullion… 536 more words


Allagash Saison (Allagash Brewing Company)

Style: American Saison

6.1% ABV

Brewery’s Note: “Allagash Saison is our interpretation of a classic Belgian farmhouse style. It is a golden hued beer, brewed with a 2-Row blend, malted rye, oats and dark Belgian candi sugar. 370 more words


Ultimate Hop Head beer: Hoptimum Imperial IPA

This was a gift from a brewer friend who went to Coachella. He reported on the wonderful array of craft beer available in the States, and bought back this beauty from California. 266 more words


Travel in France - a drive in the Cevennes

After a disturbed night we didn’t feel up to a strenuous walk in the hills, and so embarked on what turned out to be a strenuous drive instead as Day 21 of  283 more words


Smuttlabs Schmutzig (Smuttynose Brewing Company)

Style: American/Hoppy Hefeweizen

6.0% ABV

15 IBU’s

Malts: North American 2-Row, Wheat Malt, Munich 10L
Hops: Bittering- Magnum, Flavoring- Sterling, Dry Hop- Crystal
Yeast: Hefeweizen… 560 more words


Beer necessities—How to drink your beer right

Discover the finer points to getting the most out of your beer drinking experience

Beer is an easy drink. Perfect for a summer day or night—or just about any time of the year for many—this frothy beverage produces an alcoholic high that’s not too hard on the senses. 101 more words

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Coolship Resurgam (Allagash Brewing Company)

Style: Blended Spontaneous Fermented Beer/ American Gueuze

6.0% ABV

From: Portland, ME

Brewer’s Note: “In the summer of 2008, we decided to build a coolship at our brewery. 569 more words