956. Side Project & Angry Orchard – Burk Batch #1
Nov03

956. Side Project & Angry Orchard – Burk Batch #1

It’s election night in America, and like many others, I’ve decided to drink while I watch the election results. Despite the fact that our country is deeply divided, I hope we can all come together and enjoy a drink together soon. As I’m planning to do for many of the remaining 45 beers I have left remaining in my quest to 1000 beers (or at least 1000 beer reviews, since according to my Untappd, I’ve had over...

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948. New Glarus – Oud Bruin 2016
Mar29

948. New Glarus – Oud Bruin 2016

We are on day 17 of “sheltering in place” for the COVID-19 Coronavirus, and I’m in my man cave continuing to stain wood for the display case I’ve been working on. While I let the stain dry, I grabbed this one out of the beer fridge. I bought this at the New Glarus Brewery in 2016, when a friend and I decided to head up there for a day trip. I figured this one would get more interesting with age, but it’s...

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24. Brouwerij Bavik – Petrus Oud Bruin
May04

24. Brouwerij Bavik – Petrus Oud Bruin

This is one that I had never heard of before, and I also don’t think I’ve ever seen an Oud Bruin style beer in a bottle, so I had to try it.  The label says that it is an Oud Bruin Ale aged in Oak Casks.  It says, “Petrus Old Brown is a top-fermented dark ale brewed with the finest hops and malt varieties.  Matured in oak barrels during 20 months.”  It says it is a product of Belgium and is 5.5% ABV. When I...

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