Magic Hat #9

Beer Review: #9 by Magic Hat Brewing Company

This beer bugs me, but mainly because it bugs other people.  When I do any beer review, I do some internet research to make sure that I’m not way off base with what I’m tasting and smelling.  I’ve already mentioned my less-than-ideal sniffer, but I always like hearing that what I’m seeing, smelling, and tasting
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Jubelale

Beer Review: JubelAle from Deschutes Brewery

3.0 out of 5 Stars I want to love this beer. I want to love all winter beers. The sheer idea of trying to bottle Christmas is amazing. This one is just off. The Deschutes website says that this is “A dark, malty celebration ale with layered flavors and beautifully balanced hopping.” I agree with
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untappd

Competitive Disadvantage

As I’ve mentioned in a previous post, I use the Untappd app regularly to log the different beers that I try. It’s Twitter-like ability to have 140 character comments comes in really handy, especially when you’re on the tail-end of a day of tasting. The pitfall that I’ve come across is that Untappd has badges.
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St Bernardus Pater 6

Beer Review: Pater 6 by St. Bernardus

Belgian beers are a unique beast. Some people love them, other people are dumb. If you want an approachable Belgian beer, Pater 6 is a good choice. Lighter in both flavor and alcohol than some of the other beers from St. Bernardus, this beer has the big, Belgian, yeasty flavor that I’ve come to know
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