853. Jolly Pumpkin – Noel de Calabaza (2011)
Mar10

853. Jolly Pumpkin – Noel de Calabaza (2011)

I’ve given up candy and sweets for Lent this year, so I’m enjoying this as a dessert. I decided to start digging into some of the older beers in the beer cellar. I’d heard at the time that Jolly Pumpkin uses some funky bugs in their beer which would make it pretty unique after a few years. I finally decided to crack it open after about 5 and a half years. Location: Poured into a goblet style glass at my home in...

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852. Revolution Brewing – Fist City Chicago Pale Ale
Mar07

852. Revolution Brewing – Fist City Chicago Pale Ale

It’s been a draining day at work, so I decided to crack open a beer after dinner tonight. I got this beer a couple of weeks ago when we attended “Experience the Hops” again this year at the Allerton Retreat Center nearby. Revolution was one of the breweries that participated, and I grabbed this can during the “boots and brews” hike. I know I’ve had this beer at their taproom when I was there last...

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851. Firestone Walker – Double Barrel Ale
Mar04

851. Firestone Walker – Double Barrel Ale

It’s been a bit of a lazy Saturday, which I’m enjoying before my son starts soccer and baseball within the next few weeks. I decided it had been a week, so I’d do another review. I dug into the beer fridge and found this one. I’m not sure where I got it, or how long I’ve had it, but the bottle says 2/26/14, which make it almost exactly two years old. Location: Poured into a goblet style pint glass at my...

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