The Patron Saint of Hops

August 18, 2010
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St. Lupulin; Odell Brewery, Fort Collins, CO; 6.5% by volume; 46 IBUs If you feel a certain sense of comedic dread at the thought of an albino reviewing an “extra pale ale”, you’re not alone.  But despite my jocular trepidation, I went home, closed the blinds, applied my SPF 376 sunblock, donned my wide-brimmed hat, […]

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It’s beer in a can! Dale’s Pale Ale

August 14, 2010
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Beer: Dale’s Pale Ale – Oskar Blue’s Brewery 6.5% ABV 65 IBUs Ahhh…. can beer. How I (haven’t) missed thee. You and I shared some special times. Our love affair began when I saw that I could buy 30 of you for only $13.99. It was love at first sale. I drank you regular, lite, […]

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Ninkasi Brew Co. Radiant Ale

August 3, 2010
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Given the higher body of this beer, this makes for more of a summer evening ale, rather than a middle-of-the-day thirst quencher. Definitely worth the 3.99 I paid for the 22oz'er. If you can get your hands on it, do it before summer is over or you'll end up with a Sumerian deity trying to destroy your city.

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LENINADE!

August 1, 2010
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Okay, so this isn’t beer. But seriously this is awesome and people need to know about this.  I saw this at my local grocery store in a new craft soda section and this stuck out like a capitalist waiting in line for rations! The Councilman’s Board of Flavor Declarations declares that this is one of […]

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Andhrimnir Barley Wine Ale: Nøgne Ø

June 15, 2010
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Whenever life gets you down, just remember, it could always be worse.  Take, for instance, the example of poor Sæhrímnir.  Sæhrímnir is a beast in Norse lore, some say a large boar, others say a giant sea beast.  Anyway, Sæhrímnir’s sole job is to hang out in Valhalla (where all good, dead Vikings go) until […]

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