Tag Archives: Monroe

Rogue Mocha Porter

My Rogue Mocha Porter has been in the fridge for a bit, so not sure if that had an impact on the overall tasting… just to let you know.  I will pick up another bottle to validate as soon as … Continue reading

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Deschutes Red Chair IPA

Deschutes does the body good with one of its latest Bond Street series brews, Red Chair IPA.  Named after the oldest operating ski lift at Mt. Bachelor, OR, this brew has a really cool label and a great flavor to … Continue reading

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Diamond Knot IPA

First tasted at Eddie’s Trackside in Monroe, WA, Diamond Knot IPA was an instant favorite… and now it is available in the bottle! A really well balanced American IPA that has the high hops and balance of some of the … Continue reading

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Buffalo Bill’s Blueberry Oatmeal Stout

After my last bout with Buffalo Bill’s (Buffalo Bill’s Pumpkin Ale), I hadn’t really thought much about them so it surprised me a bit when I noticed their Buffalo Bill’s Blueberry Oatmeal Stout on the shelf at Fred Meyer in Monroe.  Of … Continue reading

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Twin Rivers Brewing Russian Imperial Stout

Yes, folks… there truly is a brewery in Monroe, WA – The brewery only serves at the Sailfish Bar & Grill in downtown, but they do serve.  The selection is pretty solid with a Russian Imperial Stout, an I.P.A., a … Continue reading

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Deschutes Mirror Pond Pale Ale

Once again I found myself at Sockeye’s in Monroe, WA, getting work done before heading home for the day.  I really like working there during happy hour.  You just can’t beat the $3 beers and solid internet along with the … Continue reading

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Cristal

Don’t get too excited… this isn’t the champagne version of Cristal… this is the beer version.  Cristal the beer version hales from our Peruvian friends in South America and is significantly cheaper… and for good reason.  This lager, while touted as … Continue reading

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