Hooray for BeerMail!

I recently received another amazing craft beer care package/trade from my friend Evan, who I originally met via Instagram. You can follow his pictures, and amazing adventures here! Not pictured are two cans of Cigar City Jai Alai IPA, because obviously….haha. I love their IPA, and need to find a consistent supply of it! I’m…

Happy Stout Day!

This was my second stout of the day, a gift from a friend who lives in New Mexico. Earlier today, I had some Chocolate Sombrero fromĀ  Clown Shoes Brewing. It’s a great day to sample different styles, and flavors. I love seeing all the internet communities, and beer bars, organize events with certain beers on…

Oak Barrels Win Again

Oak barrels have won again. This Gentlemen’s Club (aged in oak barrels) really has the tasting aroma notes of an Old Fashion cocktail. It has a rich oak taste with notes of cherries and citrus, combining to make a relatively booze-y style beer. It was incredibly smooth, and easy to drink despite the high alcohol…

La Cumbre IPA

My dear friend Jessica who lives in New Mexico, on her last trip home, brought me some of this AMAZING IPA. It’s canned, maintaining its freshness, with a nice floral bite. It’s a great IPA, and I’d love to see it distributed it out here. There’s a reason why this beer is nationally ranked, and…

Cigar City Brewing’s Florida Cracker

This was the first beer I’ve ever had from Cigar City Brewing, and from my generous box from the Craft Brewjas, so it very well may not be the last! I love the coriander spice flavour to this nice light wit beer, and with such a clever name..I can’t get enough! I was a little…

Jester King’s Sauer Power

I had this beer recently, and I ordered it primarily on the basis that it was Jester King. I have never seen any of their beers on tap anywhere in California. I asked the beertender what the style was, and all he needed to say was “a smoked sour.” Yes. The description is incredibly accurate….