Maja Barleywine – Review.

Finally! The beer that our friends at Omnipollo and Hair Of The Dog brewed about a year ago is done. We went to the bottle release at Hair Of The Dog in SE Portland and got ourselves some bottles. We also tasted some delicious Omnipollo beers on tap at what…

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Pliny The Younger – Review.

We’ve previously written about the beer at #2 on Ratebeer’s list of Imperial IPA’s. Now, meet #1: The elder’s son, Pliny the Younger. A Triple IPA that is only available in February on draft at a handful of select draft accounts. Luckily for us, our neighborhood bar Saraveza is one…

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Pliny The Elder – Review.

The name Pliny the Elder comes from the Roman author, naturalist and natural philosopher. He lived between A.D 23 – A.D 79 and is known for writing the Naturalis Historia, an encyclopedic work that is the model for todays encyclopedias. And most important of all, he created the botanical name…

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Pour It Hard!

Beer: Wake Up Dead Nitro Brewery: Left Hand Brewing Co Style: Russian Imperial Stout ABV: 10.2% My experience is that it is far more popular with nitro beers here in the states, compared to Sweden. I see nitro taps at lots of bars here in NYC, serving cream ales and stouts. I have for…

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Dark & Twisted by Justin Rick – Review.

This beer was given to us by Justin at Brooklyn Brewery. It was to be a draft-only beer exclusively available at the Brooklyn Brewery tasting room, but I guess some of it must have been accidentally bottled 😉 A Salted Chocolate Stout inspired by chocolate covered pretzels. It’s a beer from the Worshipful…

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