Craft Beer Advent Calendar – Dec 9, 2017

After a long day, I feel like I should have opened this earlier.  Today's beer is the 9 Donkeys of the Hopocalypse. 9% of what I assume is an IPA. Labeled extra strong beer, it is very bitter yet more palatable than I anticipated. Nowhere on the bottle does it say it's an IPA and … Continue reading Craft Beer Advent Calendar – Dec 9, 2017

CBAC – December 14, 2016

Hanging out on the couch tonight trying to figure out a flight to Mexico.  Life is tough.  Okay so maybe life isn't tough but this beer might be.  This "Three Peaks" Belgian Tripel from Red Racer is 9.0% and at a close glance, full of chunky sediment. This stuff is violent.  I don't really know … Continue reading CBAC – December 14, 2016

Craft Beer Calendar – Dec 24

So before I start, I have a bit of backstory to this photo.  In July 2014 Kristi and I met a super cool local at a couchsurfing meetup in Penang, Malaysia.  In April 2015 we returned to Penang with Kristi's parents and Jim snuck out of work early and drove us around for Kristi's birthday. … Continue reading Craft Beer Calendar – Dec 24

Craft Beer Calendar – Dec 23

With only 2 days left until Christmas, I'm happy to say I have no more shopping to do.  Though apparently putting Kristi's present in a box wasn't good enough and i had to wrap the box too.  She then proceeded to judge my wrapping job using words like "shitty" and "pathetic." Today's beer is Parallel … Continue reading Craft Beer Calendar – Dec 23

Craft Beer Calendar – Dec 19, 20, 21

This time of year is seemingly a never-ending run of chaos.  As you can see, I'm 3 days behind on my drinking shenanigans. So what better way to spend my day off by avoiding helping Kristi clean the house because it's very important that I get this blog done. First up dating all the way … Continue reading Craft Beer Calendar – Dec 19, 20, 21