602. Bières de Chimay – Chimay Rouge Première
Sep13

602. Bières de Chimay – Chimay Rouge Première

My wife took me to Peoria, IL for my birthday tonight, and we went to Seven on Prospect for dinner. It was a bit crowded, so we sat down at the bar. I normally wouldn’t order this beer while out to dinner, just because of the price it’d probably cost per bottle. But, I figured it was my birthday and I’d treat myself to a good beer on my birthday. Location: Poured into a wine goblet from the bottle at Seven on...

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394. Brewery Ommegang – Ommegang Abbey Ale
Feb03

394. Brewery Ommegang – Ommegang Abbey Ale

I’m still at happy hour, celebrating my moving to a new position within our company.  It’s been a great evening thus far, as I’ve enjoyed Bell’s Hopslam, New Belgium’s Belgo IPA, and St. Bernardus Abt 12.  A couple of folks at the table had been enjoying this beer, so I thought I’d finish off the evening by giving this one a try.  I’d seen the corked and caged bottles at the liquor store, but...

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212. Anderson Valley Brewing – Brother David’s Belgian-style Double Ale Draft
Oct27

212. Anderson Valley Brewing – Brother David’s Belgian-style Double Ale Draft

It’s time for our monthly ABNormal Homebrewers steering meeting, so we met at Fat Jack’s to discuss the business of our next monthly meeting.  Fat Jack’s normally has one of the better beer selections in town, so I was hoping to get a new Oktoberfest, seasonal, or pumpkin beer for my Oktoberfest Challenge.  Unfortunately, with October being almost over, they didn’t have either, so I went for this one since I...

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