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  • Breakfast in a bottle -- and yes, it's okay this time.
    McGovern's Oatmeal Stout: Breakfast in a bottle
    When it comes to Oatmeal stouts, beer connoisseurs have their go-to brand: Michigan’s Founders Breakfast Stout. Lauded by beer critics and your local tippler, it is the standard by which oatmeal stouts are compared.Yet up in Portland, Maine,...
  • Odell Brewing Company- Lugene Chocolate Milk Stout
    Chocolate Milk for Adults!
    Brewer-Odell Brewing CompanyBeer- Lugene Chocolate Milk StoutStyle- Milk/ Sweet StoutABV- 8.50%Description – Lugene pours pitch black with very subtle ruby highlights and a thick tan head that hangs around for quite some time but leaves...
  • Bishop's Barrel #6
    Saint Arnold Brewing releases Bishop's Barrel #6
    Houston’s Saint Arnold Brewing, the state’s oldest craft brewing operation, has released the next entry in the highly acclaimed Bishop’s Barrel series.The release is Bishop’s Barrel #6, an imperial pumpkin stout aged for...
  • Modern Times Black House with bourbon barrel-aged coffee beans
    Unique brew review: Modern Times Bourbon Barrel-Aged Coffee Black House
    There are plenty of unique beers out on the market. Look no further than Dogfish Head’s Choc Lobster as evidence that the imagination is the only limit on things that can, but sometimes probably shouldn't be brewed. It’s becoming...
  • Magic Hat Heart of Darkness
    Enjoy the Dark Side
    Brewery- Magic Hat Brewing Co.Beer- Heart of DarknessStyle- English StoutABV- 5.7%Description- Heart of Darkness pours a wonderful pitch black color with a thick sandy brown head. The scent of chocolate simply emanates from this beer, but if you...
  • FiftyFifty Brewing brings an Eclipse to Stone
    FiftyFifty Brewing brings an Eclipse to Stone
    As the weather turns colder, people turn to heavier beers to get them through the blistering cold of winter. While San Diego doesn’t experience bitter cold per se, evenings do come along during the winter where many a beer drinker reaches...
  • Young's Double Chocolate Stout = A Meal + Dessert
    Young's Double Chocolate Stout = A Meal + Dessert
    Ask anyone I know and they'll tell you I believe 2 things in this world make everything better - chocolate and bacon. While bacon surely has its' own unique properties that can enhance most foods it is not as diverse as the brown gold that...
  • Underdark
    Intuition Ale Works: Underdark is awesome with age
    Brewery- Intuition Ale Works – Jacksonville, FloridaBeer- UnderdarkStyle- Imperial StoutABV- 9.5%About the Brewery:Located in an industrial section of King Street, Intuition Ale works appears to be a warehouse with the simple logo on the...
  • Trappist
    Stout Festival at The Trappist
    Like many people who get into craft beer, I went through a hop head phase. Stone's RuinTen was gold. Then, I found myself exploring the vast world of saisons. It's fairly common for people to fall in love with a certain style of beer. What...
  • Minthe Stout from Ska
    Minthe Stout: Ska Brewing
    Beer gets a bad rap. Those who have not been educated in beer’s greatness assume all beer lovers sport a “beer belly” when, in fact, many active folks like bikers, runners, and hikers, incorporate beer into their daily lives....
  • Stone IRS
    Stone takes on tax day with their own IRS
    April 15 is a day when Americans deal with the IRS. No local newscast is complete without a stiff in a suit standing in front of a post office at midnight so everyone can laugh at last-minute stragglers in a mad dash to mail in their tax forms....
  • Vinifera Stout from Ska
    Vinifera Stout: Ska Brewing
    Scientifically, people are animals and, like many of our furred friends, we become unduly lethargic in the winter months. Some people combat the natural order with caffeine, exercise, and anything else that might induce alertness but one thinks it...
  • Wynkoop Rocky Mountain Oyster Stout
    Wynkoop Rocky Mountain Oyster Stout goes nationwide
    Can you guess what you see in the image above? The can of beer and the name Wynkoop Rocky Mountain Oyster Stout on the label should be obvious, but can you tell what those two oval shaped objects are, in front of the can?I’ll give you a hint...
  • Nitro Milk Stout from Left Hand to hit store shelves in Jacksonville
    Nitro Milk Stout to debut in Jacksonville
    By now Americans are used to English beers served from cans or bottles on nitro, Guinness and Bodington’s have been doing it for years. We are equally accustomed to these brews served on draught with the characteristic falling bubbles and...
  • 72 Imperial from Breckenridge
    72 Imperial: Breckenridge Brewery
    While warm weather persists in Colorado it is, in the rest of the country, becoming stout season. It’s that time of year where beer geeks desire something a little heavier, a little darker, and a little more roasted. Stouts are a popular...