Monthly Archives: July 2008

Shiner Bohemian Black Lager

I think I have finally recovered.  I was able to enjoy a brewski tonight and I didn’t feel any pains or gag reflexes, so we are good to go with the new stuff again.  Sweet. I did still want to … Continue reading

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Kasteel Donker

I really don’t like the Kasteelbier website.  I get that they are trying to provide an experience, but really… it just simply takes too long to find what you are looking for.  Ah well… Kasteel Donker (or Bruin) was the last … Continue reading

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Weizen mit Banane

After the delight of the Schofferhoffer Weizen earlier in the evening, I took the bull by the horns, ignored my friends advice to save my soul for other pleasures, and rustled up a demi-litre of Weizen with added banana goodness. … Continue reading

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The Lost Abbey Judgement Day Ale

The second of two Lost Abbey beers from Sunday afternoon, The Lost Abbey Judgement Day Ale lived up to my expectations and perhaps surpassed them.  For the price, this is a fine, fine belgian dark (quad, I believe), and it will … Continue reading

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Schofferhofer weizen

Picture the scene – a warm, drowsy evening follows a scorching summer afternoon on the high plains of northern Germany. Five wandering souls stroll the tree-lined cobbled promenade that follows the path of the medieval city walls of the ancient … Continue reading

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Diebels Premium Altbier

On the road once again, for the first time in a long time I’m hanging out in the beer-lover’s paradise… Germany. Ah, man – what a place! After trekking across the US, the Atlantic, the south of England, the plains … Continue reading

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The Lost Abbey Inferno Ale

The Lost Abbey Inferno Ale The name of this beer stands alone as the introduction to this post and while I start to write, I feel a sense of internal conflict.  This is a wonderful beer… outstanding, IMO.  Maybe even … Continue reading

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Leinenkugel’s Honey Weiss

Beer number two on tonights showdown is Leinenkugel’s Honey Weiss.  See the post on the Sleeman Honey Brown Lager 77* for more info.  Basically cut and paste from that post: The pour: Sleeman is dark gold (dare I say honey) color … Continue reading

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Sleeman Honey Brown Lager 77*

A good day yesterday.  Got a lot done at work and it was Friday.  Also made a stop by Malt & Vine before heading home and picked up some new stuff.  Two 6 packs of two different honey beers… Sleeman … Continue reading

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Samuel Smith Imperial Stout

Something went dreadfully wrong with this beer.  Because of this, I am giving it a middle of the road vs. a Not Even for Free and I will pick up another bottle at some point in the future and update … Continue reading

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