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836. New Glarus Brewing – Smoke on the Porter

It’s been a weird day with New Years Day being on a Sunday this year....

835. Four Peaks Brewing – Pumpkin Porter

I’m still trying to get back into the swing of things at work after a...

834. Spiteful Brewing – Mrs. O’Leary’s Chocolate Milk Stout

I’m on a mission to make some space in the beer fridge, so I’m...

833. 4 Hands Brewing – Peanut Butter Chocolate Milk Stout

To our surprise, school was cancelled today. So I ran back and forth between...

832. Books & Brews – It was a Dark and Stormy Stout

I’ve been wanting to do a few reviews to clear up some space in the...

831. Hopworks Urban Brewery (HUB) – Abominable Winter Ale

There’s an ice storm outside and everything is coated in a thin layer...

830. 4204 Main St. Brewing – Pecan Brown Ale

My daughter is dancing in the nutcracker this weekend, and had a performance...

Ultimate Gift Guide for Craft Beer Lovers

If you’re looking for something for that beer geek in your family, and...

829. New Glarus Brewing – Back 40 Bock

My boss let me out of work early, so I came home to help get ready for...

828. Triton Brewing – Shot to the Tart

We’ve got two days until Thanksgiving and my wife is having the...

827. Ecliptic Brewing – Quasar Pale Ale

I’ve been on a role lately, taking time to review a beer when I get...

826. Bad Weather Brewing – Windvane Minnesota Red Ale

Our afterschool babysitter had to cancel today, so I had to leave work...

825.  New Glarus Brewing – Bubbler

We’ve been cleaning up the house most of the day today, preparing for...

824. Sixpoint Brewery – Bengali

Its been a fairly lazy Saturday, and I’m watching the kids tonight...

823.  Georgetown Trading Co – James E. Pepper 1776 Ale

It’s Election Day here in the United States, with two of the most...

822. Brasserie Dubuisson – Scaldís Amber

TGIF! I stopped on my way home and picked up a 4-pack of Founder’s...

821. Boulevard Brewing – Chocolate Ale with Raspberry

Today has flown by. Ive gotten a few things done, but now its time to watch...

820. Fountain Square Brewing – Workingman’s Pilsner

I just finished up the third week of my new job and just found out my old...

819. Natty Greene’s Brewing Co – Buckshot Amber Ale

It’s the second to last day of my “between jobs” vacation....

818. Upland Brewing – Oktoberfest Bavarian Style Lager

I was supposed to play golf with my father-in-law today, but the rain...

817. Blue Moon Brewing – Rounder Belgian Style Pale Ale

I left my job at Advocate Health Care and am going back to work at State...

816. Imperial Oak Brewing – Odin’s Beard Imperial Red Ale

A few weeks ago, I was in Chicago for work and a coworker recommended I stop...

815. Matt Brewing – Saranac Black Forest

I was up in Chicago for work today and stopped at Imperial Oak Brewing on my...

814. New Glarus Brewing – Scream IIPA

Last weekend my friend Steve convinced me to go with him up to New Glarus...

813. Triton Brewing – Wit or Wit-Out You

I’ve been having a lot of problems with WordPress, but finally got...

812. Trappistes Rochefort – 8 Belgian Ale

It’s been quite a while since I last posted. I’ve been enjoying...

811. Flat 12 Bierwerks- Hello My Name is Amber

It’s been a busy Saturday running errands, working on taxes, and now,...

810. Breakside Brewery – Salted Caramel Stout

It’s Friday night and it’s been a pretty good week. I spent most...

809. Spiteful Brewing – Working for the Weekend Double IPA

I’m doing SXSW again at home this year, and so, just like at SXSW,...

808. Great Lakes Brewing – Rye of the Tiger IPA

We’re getting ready for a murder mystery party at our neighbor’s...

807. Third Street Brewhouse – Spot Light IPA

I recently started a new diet, which cuts my beer consumption quite a bit....

806. Rhinegeist Brewery – Franz Oktoberfest

It’s Saturday night and my wife went out with her friends and...

805. Dogfish Head – 75 Minute IPA

It’s Super Bowl Sunday, and we’re sitting here watching the game...

804. Flat 12 Bierwerks – Walkabout Pale Ale

We had a relatively low key weekend, so I thought I’d try to do a...

803. Hi-Wire Brewing – Hi-Pitch IPA

It’s Monday… time for a beer, but seriously, it was a long day...

802. West Sixth Brewing – Pay it Foward Cocoa Porter

I was awoken this morning by my wife cleaning our bedroom, announcing she...

801. Fountain Square Brewery – Soul Ride India Pale Ale

It’s been a pretty relaxing Saturday. The only thing we had to do...

800. Founders Brewing – Kentucky Breakfast Stout 2009 KBS

It’s been a long week at work, since one of the hospitals I oversee...

799. Ecliptic Brewing – Regulus Sparkling Ale

I’m working on my webpage today, and am sitting in the kitchen...

798. Lagunitas Brewing – Censored Rich Copper Ale

I had to drive up to Chicago for work today for a monthly meeting, and was...

797. Sun King Brewing – Wee Mac Scottish-Style Ale

I’m set on doing a few reviews today, so now that I’ve had...

796. Mankato Brewery – Haymaker IPA

It’s been nice having a long, relaxing weekend, and I’ve been...

795. Triton Brewing – Rail Splitter IPA

It was my first day back at the office after the four day holiday weekend,...

794. Three Floyds – Alpha Klaus

We had a great Christmas eve, Christmas, and weekend following the holiday....

793. Founders Brewing – 2015 Blushing Monk

We’ve had a really great day, relaxing, watching football, and...

792. Evil Twin Brewing – Molotov Cocktail Imperial IPA

It’s been a pretty relaxing Friday night. We couldn’t really go...

791. Dogfish Head – Sixty-One IPA

My son has been sick all week, so my wife and I have had to juggle staying...

790. O’Fallon Brewery – Vanilla Pumpkin Beer

It’s Thanksgiving day, and we’ve spent the morning preparing the...

789. Flat 12 Bierwerks – Half Cycle IPA

It’s been a busy weekend with my son’s birthday. On Friday, my...

788. SanTan Brewing – Moon Juice Galactic IPA

We had almost nothing going on this weekend, so we started putting out some...