Monkey King Saison

Brewery: New Holland Brewing Beer Name: Monkey King Saison Beer Category: Farmhouse Ale ABV: 6.6% Best-By Date (if applicable): N/A Appearance: Light, yellow-ish hue color. Cloudy body. Inch or so of head after pour. 6 Aroma: Dry, Citrus smell. Also smell the wheat. 7 Palate: Pretty carbonated taste. Does not leave a good aftertaste 4 Flavor:…

Shout out to the Beers, Beards, and Bastards Podcast

Hey everyone! We hope you’re enjoying the blog so far. We are trying our best to get reviews up despite our busy schedules. We just wanted to take a minute to  thank the guys over at the Beers, Beards, and Bastards podcast. We both started listening to these guys last summer. They are a great…

Booze Map of the World

Booze Map of the World While this technically isn’t related to beer….at all…my compatriot decided this was worthy of a post. Personally, I’m not sure how much I buy into this.  Through personal experiences I’d say America is more of a whiskey (I prefer whisky) country.  In college I saw way more “Jack and Cokes”…

Dragonfly IPA

Beer Name: Dragonfly Indian Pale Ale Beer Category: Indian Pale Ale Brewery: Upland Brewing Company ABV: 6.8% Best-By Date (if applicable): N/A Appearance: Semi-dark amber color. Essentially no head at all. 7 Aroma: Strong, hop smell. Somewhat malty hint, but mostly the hops come through. 8 Palate: Hoppy flavor. Not sharp at all, but still…

Boulevard 80-Acre

Beer Name: 80 – Acre Hoppy Wheat Beer Beer Category: American Pale Wheat Ale Brewery: Boulevard Brewing ABV: 5.5% Best-By Date (if applicable): N/A Appearance: Light, yellow color. Rather clear body. Small amount of head that sticks around. 7.5 Aroma: Strong, hop smell. A few citrusy tones, specifically grapefruit. 7.5 Palate: Pretty even taste. Not…

12 Beers to Drink for the “Hop Bowl”

12 Beers to Drink for the “Hop Bowl” I found this interesting article today during my lunch hour. Anyone who is able to find all these beers and face them off against each other will get a prize! (Just kidding, we don’t have enough money to do that)

Choc OPA

Brewery: Choc Beer Company Beer Name: OPA Beer Category: American Pale Ale ABV: 6.75% Appearance: Light, golden color. Cloudy clarity throughout the body. Thick head. 7 Aroma: Citrus smell. Hints of banana oddly enough. 7 Palate: Very lightly bodied. Not too carbonated. 5.5 Flavor: Average flavor. For being a Pale Ale it seems too light. No strong…