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Blue Moon – Going Beyond the Orange

Blue Moon – Going Beyond the Orange

We all have had a Blue Moon with a slice of orange, even if we don’t want to admit it. In the past, I’ve added ice cream to stouts, eggnog to stouts, sorbet to IPAs, and orange juice to IPAs so I wondered what Blue Moon would taste like if I added something other than a slice of orange. Step 1: Assemble the ingredients Blue Moon Tasting Glasses Pineapple, blueberries, onion, potato Yes…onion and potato! Step 2: Added the ingredients to … Read entire article »

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From the Cellar: Guinness Draught (Can)

From the Cellar: Guinness Draught (Can)

In celebration of yesterday’s most joyous feast of Easter, I decided to dig deep into the cellar and open a truly special beer, one that has withstood the test of time and travel. Serving as a faithful companion through good times and bad, this particular can of Guinness Draught has been by my side ever since St. Patrick’s Day around 4 years ago and has aged gracefully in closets both in Pittsburgh and Penn State. As … Read entire article »

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Unlikely Pairings: Bud Light + ?

Unlikely Pairings: Bud Light + ?

It’s time to finally get around to reviewing this quality beer. Not only that, but I experimented below with a few variations to enhance its quality, if it’s possible. When purchasing this beer, I was amazed to still find the rare St. Patrick’s Day bottles still available for purchase! Hurrying home, I was ready to give this beer a full analysis. “Here we go!”™ Bud Light Beer Stats Style: Light Lager Serving: Bottle Size: 16 oz. ABV: 4.20% BA Score: 47 RB Score: … Read entire article »

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Miller Brewing Company MGD Light 64 Lemonade

Miller Brewing Company MGD Light 64 Lemonade

As the only female on The Bro Circle, I can clearly only drink beer that is made specifically for women- I mean, they’re lucky they even get me to drink fruity beer, because it’s really hard to stray from my typical cranberry and vodka. My motto is “the Sweeter, the Better!” You can imagine how excited I was when I saw 12 bottles of this in a friend’s house. Apparently they use it for punishment when … Read entire article »

Filed under: Beer, Fruit, MillerCoors, Shenanigans

Ultra-Budget: Anheuser-Busch “Natty Daddy”

Ultra-Budget: Anheuser-Busch “Natty Daddy”

Every now and then, a truly special beer comes along and finds its way into our hearts and gas stations. Bestowed upon us because we are deemed worthy of this ambrosia of the beer gods, it represents an experience so intense, so powerful, that only those with the greatest of intestinal fortitude even dare attempt to stomach these beers not intended for consumption by lesser beings. Somehow, the great American purveyors of craft beer, 7-Eleven, seem … Read entire article »

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