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Alefarm Brewing Big Old Bamse (8%)

A Bamse is a Teddy Bear. I only know this because there’s a chocolate coated fudge sweet that I used to love when I was in Norway that was called Bamse. Alefarm are Danish, but Bamse means the same pretty … Continue reading

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Northern Monk Brew Co. Honour (10.5%)

Honour is a Triple West Coast IPA. A beer as big as you can imagine. It’s a beer with a big round chewy caramel and shortcake and those glazed lemon puff biscuits. And that big chewy malt body is drenched … Continue reading

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Turning Point Brewing Co. Dreamcatcher (10%)

I opened and poured Dreamcatcher, an Imperial Stout aged for a year in Bourbon and Marsala Barrels and then blended, and life became better and far more interesting. This is a deep rich and rewarding beer, a beer that has … Continue reading

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Arcadian Brewing Co. Underwood (9%)

Frighteningly this tastes and feels nothing like its ABV, it feels round and smooth and rich, but there’s no boozy heaviness at all. Arcadian have taken their American Porter and aged it in Bourbon barrels for a few months which … Continue reading

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Northern Monk Brewing Co. Patrons Project 3.05 (8.2%)

Brewed in collaboration with Finback Brewing and presented in a gorgeous cover drawn by tattoo artist, James Butler, 3.05 is a Mosaic Edition Double IPA. It’s a very good one as well, pouring a cloudy peachy gold with a fuzzy … Continue reading

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