Apparently my days keep getting longer. Out of the house by 8:30am. Home for 1 hour from 5-6pm and not home again until 11:45pm. And I've been looking forward to this beer all day long. An oatmeal stout to cap off a great night. I'm all over this beer like a fat kid on a … Continue reading Craft Beer Advent Calendar – Dec 11, 2017
I opened up my case today to see the Electric Unicorn White IPA today. I've had this beer before and aside from it tasting good, it has the most bad ass label I've seen. It's fruity like a Belgian wit with a slightly hoppy finish. This beer packs a punch at 6.5% but it's delicious. … Continue reading Craft Beer Advent Calendar – Dec 6, 2017
Okay so for the first time in this calendar I am legitimately excited. I have no idea wtf this beer is. It's called Krampusnacht and it's 9.5% and I have no idea what to expect out of it. Kristi tried it before me and said she doesn't like it. Dan doesn't know how he feels … Continue reading Craft Beer Advent Calendar – Dec 5, 2017
Alright so here we are on day 4 and what do we have? A Pilsner. How exciting. Kristi says it smells like a pilsner. Pilsners are from the lager family which means they are top fermented. Fun fact: There are only 2 types of beer. Lagers are top fermenting and Ales are bottom fermenting. All … Continue reading Craft Beer Advent Calendar – Dec 4, 2017
Long day. No time for jokes or briefings. Today's beer is the Accusation Ale Extra Special Bitter. It tastes bitter. For a beer that is only 5% it tastes stronger. As I do some research on ESBs I learn that they are traditionally more aggressive and more balanced bitters, both in alcohol and hop character. … Continue reading Craft Beer Advent Calendar – Dec 3, 2017
Day 2 and they hit me with a 10% barley wine.
Here we are back at it again with another craft beer advent calendar. December 1st. Bottoms up.