Tag Archives: New Belgium

New Belgium Hoptober

Golden for sure… nose represents the blend of hops coming through with a floral/spicy note.  Overall pretty nice heading into the taste… but that is where it fell short… body does’t seem like it knows whether to be hoppy or … Continue reading

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New Belgium Abbey

New Belgium Abbey I have been waiting a while to try this one on… mainly because it was at the back of the beer fridge, but also just needed to be in the mood… well, tonight was it and I … Continue reading

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New Belgium Frambozen

Had to take a drive by Malt & Vine in Redmond today to make sure I had the appropriate beverages for the 4 day weekend I am about to enjoy.  In doing so, I noticed a wonderful new brew from … Continue reading

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New Belgium 2 Below Ale

I have to start by saying I am generally a huge, huge fan of our friends over at New Belgium.  That being said, the New Belgium 2 Below Ale I had the other night has to fall in one of those … Continue reading

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Elysian Night Owl Pumpkin Ale

The second, in a 3 night series on pumpkin ales brings us our Best of Show at the 2008 Oktoberfest… Elysian Night Owl Pumpkin Ale We knew this was something special, even in our somewhat inebriated state at Oktoberfest and getting … Continue reading

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2008 Seattle International Beerfest (SIB)

I think I have finally recovered enough to write this up… hopefully my bad day-after won’t taint what great fun we really did have at this year’s 2008 Seattle International Beerfest (SIB).  So here you go… the *second* official festival/festivus/fest of … Continue reading

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New Belgium Old Cherry

Had a New Belgium Old Cherry tonight.  Had very high hopes going in, to be honest.  I was dissappointed.  After having the likes of Kasteel Rouge or even Samuel Adams Cherry Wheat, I think I have potentially unrealistic expectations for the cherry beer genre.  I … Continue reading

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Kona Brewing Company Wailua Wheat

I love Kona Brewing… just about as much as New Belgium… but maybe not quite.  Either way, I checked Fred Meyer for new brews today and found this handy little number on the shelves so I picked up a couple. … Continue reading

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Allagash Black

We are going to have one hell of a summer.  I can tell already.  Whenever the weather is nice, the cul-de-sac just knows to get together in the middle, bring whatever is in the fridge, and start BBQing.  Last night … Continue reading

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New Belgium Mighty Arrow Pale Ale

Seems like no posts for a long time.  That would be due to travel and craziness.  Well, I think we are back for at least the long weekend and I hope to drink plenty and post plenty. 🙂 Picked up … Continue reading

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