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2012 Winter Stout Fest

2012 Winter Stout Fest

What’s in a date? If the date was this past Saturday, December 15th, it would mean that it was time for my 3rd Winter Stout Fest. After the success of last year’s Winter Stout Fest, I decided to hold it at my house again. There was such a buzz this year that there was talk on Google+ about chartering a 787 to bring people to Virginia. Saturday’s Lineup included: Alaskan 2008 Smoked Porter Brooklyn Black Ops 2011 Cigar City … Read entire article »

Filed under: Tastings

Dark Horse Bourbon Barrel Plead the 5th

Dark Horse Bourbon Barrel Plead the 5th

Originally released an extremely limited quantities, Dark Horse’s Bourbon Barrel Plead the 5th recently saw a much-appreciated re-release to help spread the love. Normal Plead the 5th is the fifth and final entry in Dark Horse’s stout line and easily the most highly regarded. So what is the next natural step for hyped imperial stouts? Barrel aging, of course. Dark Horse appeased the masses and we are graced with convenient, wax-topped 12oz bottles of bourbon-barrel nectar. … Read entire article »

Filed under: Barrel Aged, Beer, Bourbon, Dark Horse Brewing Co., Imperial Stout, Reviews

The Beer Circle Eastern PA Brewery Tour Recap

The Beer Circle Eastern PA Brewery Tour Recap

Editor’s Note: We would like to thank everyone who joined us on our beer excursion. We all had a great time, met some interesting people, drank some good beers, and hope to do it all again soon. For those of you who missed out, the following post will demonstrate why you shouldn’t have! We hope to host more trips like this in the future, stay tuned for more details. Al’s of Hampden Bob and Russ carpooled up … Read entire article »

Filed under: Al's of Hampden, Bars, Breweries, Capone's Restaurant, Lancaster Brewing Co., Monk's Cafe, Pizza Boy Brewing Co., Stoudt's Brewing Co., The Beer Circle, Tröegs Brewing Co.