889. Atwater Brewery – Pumpkin Spice Latte
Jan20

889. Atwater Brewery – Pumpkin Spice Latte

TGIF. It’s been a long week at work, perhaps the first full week since before Christmas. My wife and I went out to dinner and I had a couple Hop Slams. So, when we got home, I thought I’d have another beer. My sister was in Detroit over New Years weekend and brought me back a few beers from Atwater Brewery. She knows I like Pumpkin beers, so she brought this one back for me. It’s a pumpkin spiced Scotch Ale....

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888. Pelican Brewing – Bad Santa Cascadian Dark Ale
Jan13

888. Pelican Brewing – Bad Santa Cascadian Dark Ale

The end of the day today was a little stressful at work, and then I had to go pick up my son and run several errands. When we finally got home, I was ready for dinner and a beer. I poured myself a huge mug of homebrew and then decided to have one of these beers. My friend Betty sent me a pack of four beers from Pelican Brewing out in Oregon. Since this one is a seasonal, I figured I’d start with it first. The bottle says,...

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887. pFriem – Belgian-Style Christmas Ale
Jan07

887. pFriem – Belgian-Style Christmas Ale

It’s been a fairly productive Saturday, cleaning up the house and taking down Christmas decorations. I’ve already cracked open a 2012 Bigfoot from Sierra Nevada tonight, which aged nicely. Since we took down the Christmas trees today, I figured I’d crack open this Belgian-style Christmas Ale. I got this a few days ago from my friend Betty who lives in Portland. She picked it up at a fairly new brewery in Hood River,...

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