Category Archives: Hale’s Ales

Hale’s Ales Aftermath Imperial IPA

Hale’s Ales Aftermath Imperial IPA is a biggie… 8.4% IPA hopped like a mother… extensive use of Colombus, Cascade, and Centennial hops though-out the boil and dry hopped with Cascades… this bad boy could give a Northwest beer drinker wet dreams… … Continue reading

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Hale’s Ales Rudyard’s Rare Barleywine Style Ale

Another brew from a PNW long timer, Hale’s Ales out of Seattle.  We were on a bit of a barleywine kick, so this Rudyard’s Rare fit right in.  As far as the tasting goes… this wasn’t a spectacular brew… from … Continue reading

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Hale’s Ales Troll Porter

Hale’s Ales Troll Porter brought to me by my good friend Mr. Dave… 🙂  This one is going to have an unimpressive blog post because the beer itself was unimpressive… no need to have some weird dichotomy there.  Smells brown, light … Continue reading

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Hale’s Ales Nut Brown Ale

Another beer that has been in the fridge for quite a while and that need to be consumed… so I did the dirty deed and here we are with Hale’s Ales Nut Brown Ale.  This one pours a dark brown … Continue reading

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Hale’s Ales O’Brien’s Harvest Ale

I have to sneak in a late season seasonal… Hale’s Ales brings us their Hale’s Ales O’Brien’s Harvest Ale for a fall warmer that has some nice intricacies.  This beer pours dark brown with a modest head and provides nice smells … Continue reading

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Red Menace Big Amber Ale

Maybe he’s not as famous any more as the Troll that lives under the bridge, but there’s a genuine Soviet-era statue of Lenin in Fremont that I’m fairly fond of – so when I saw him staring out from this … Continue reading

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Hale’s Cream Ale

Dug = failed… I missed a day on the blog.  I was so tired when I made it home last night that I just went to bed and crashed… no computer… no blog.  I will have you know, however, that … Continue reading

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