Have You a Blast–Beer of the Week

Victory Brewing Company, Summer Love Ale – 6 packs Some years ago, Downingtown PA’s Victory Brewing Company set out to brew the ultimate summer ale. What came from that good intention was something a lot more fun than a road to Hell. The Summer Love Ale was and is a...

#nofilter

Southern Tier 2X Unfiltered IPA Usually when brewers brew, they put their beers through some type of filtration process after fermentation. This removes a number of things, mostly hop sediment, proteins, and yeast. These aren’t bad things; they just keep you from...

Beer-ture from the Black Lagoon

O’Connor Great Dismal Black IPA 6P – $11.49 O’Connor Brewing Company is nestled in the military industrial sprawl-plex of Norfolk. Still, they value nature just as much as an Aftonite who doesn’t want a potentially leaky fuel pipeline run through it. That’s why...

Firestone Walker, Luponic Distortion IPA

Firestone Walker, Luponic Distortion IPA  “Revolution No. 005 is driven by a mix of five different hop varieties, led by an emerging American cultivar from the Yakima region. Together, these hops deliver a complex spectrum of ripe tropical fruit aromas with notes of...

You Can Gdańsk If You Want To

Devils Backbone Danzig Devils Backbone (a subsidiary of Anheuser-Busch) is known for their lagers. Thus it’s no surprise to see them brewing a Baltic style Porter, the Porter that is often a lager and not an ale. A whole load of malts come together for this lager...

Double IPA Unplugged–Beer of the Week

South Street Brewery, Acoustic Kitty – 6 packs The thing that separates South Street’s Acoustic Kitty from other Double IPAs is its malt bill. Dark copper, Maris Otter Pale, Vienna, Caramel Munich, and Special W malts are joined with flaked oats to make a Double Oat...