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...

Straight Out of Oregon

Deschutes Red Chair NWPA Naming this winter/spring seasonal after a ski lift, Bend OR’s Deschutes Brewery hopes this northwestern pale ale will carry you up to new heights. Falling squarely in the “IPA through the backdoor” style of American Pale Ale, the Red Chair...

Soul on Zest–Beer of the Week

Green Flash Brewing Company, Tangerine Soul Style IPA – $9.99/6 pack It’s been the “next thing” for the last few years – adding actual citrus into the beer known for its citrus notes, the West Coast IPA. Here’s San Diego’s Green Flash Brewing Company putting in their...

After the Flood-Beer Of the Week

Sixpoint Brewery, Global Warmer – 6 packs Originally released almost one year to the day after Hurricane Sandy flooded Sixpoint’s Brooklyn brewhouse in 2012, the Global Warmer is a big brew that’s designed to see us through “today’s changing beer climate.” A smooth,...

Your Chocolate’s in My Milk Stout!

Terrapin Moo-Hoo Chocolate Milk Stout Two great tastes that taste great together? Definitely! A milk stout is a stout sweetened with lactose sugar (which beer yeasts cannot metabolize). Athens, GA’s Terrapin Beer Company mixes things up by taking the cocoa nibs and...

Fires Started And Put Out

Oskar Blues G’Knight – $12.99 Gordon Knight was a Vietnam vet helicopter pilot and an award-winning Colorado craft brewer. He helped start three different breweries with the kit that Lebesch and Jordan used to start New Belgium. On 7/30/02 Knight died flying his...