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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