Tag Archives: Seasonal

New Belgium Pumpkick

New Belgium’s Pumpkick lives up to its name! “What’s that bite of tartness doing in a pumpkin beer? Adding the unexpected kick of cranberry juice to brighten this traditionally spiced seasonal ale. Pumpkick is brewed with plenty of pumpkin juice, … Continue reading

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Samichlaus bier

Billed by Schloss Eggenberg as “The World’s Most Extraordinary Beer”, I spied this lone bottle of Samichlaus lurking behind a bevy of fine ales at Top Foods in Bellevue, and intrigued by the label picked it up for a closer look. Drawn in … Continue reading

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Maritime Pacific Jolly Roger Christmas Ale

Brought to you from the great Northwest… Maritime Pacific Jolly Roger Christmas Ale not only looks cool but has a taste to even warrant the label!  Brought to the tasting party be “The Belly” and approved by the spousal unit for … 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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Pyramid Sno Cap

Pyramid has been hit and miss for me to some degree, but I really do like this local brewery.  I was excited to try their Pyramid Sno Cap this year since we didn’t get a chance to blog it last winter and … Continue reading

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Winter Beer Tasting 2008/2009

The last few days have been pretty busy… from a beer perspective.  Much tasting has been going on related to some of the winter beers we have in the area.  Draft posts are started for each and I will be … Continue reading

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Oh Happy Day #4 – Widmer Brothers Brrr

Oh yes, my friends, it is time to celebrate once again… give me a hallelujah!  Amen.  Our fine friends from Widmer Brothers and Maxwell PR sent us another sample for an upcoming brew…  Widmer Brothers Brrr.  Po and I are very excited … Continue reading

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