Category Archives: Beer

Review: Dundee Pale Bock Lager

I’m not all that familiar with Dundee as a brewery, but Ann bought a great 12-pack — 3 kinds each of 4 different beers. The Pale Bock Lager describes itself, simply, as “Big and Malty.” That is as accurate as … Continue reading

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Review: New Albanian Brewing Company Thunderfoot Imperial Stout

I’ve previously mentioned (https://strangedavid.wordpress.com/2013/03/04/review-new-albanian-brewing-company-hoptimus-imperial-india-pale-ale/) how much I like the “shameless lack of sophistication” in New Albanian’s labeling. Thunderfoot Imperial┬áStout is a perfect example. It’s a picture of a giant foot comign out of the sky and crushing a chunk of … Continue reading

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Review: Leinenkugel’s Canoe Paddler

Ho, boy. Leinie’s has always been a favorite of ine, even after they were purchased by a mega-conglomerate. They were given a lot of leeway to do things “the Leinie way.” When they “retired” Fireside Nut Brown — which, to … Continue reading

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Review: New Albanian Brewing Company — Hoptimus Imperial India Pale Ale

There is a sort of shameless lack of sophistication in the labels from New Albanian, and I am in love with it. The label for Hoptimus shows a bunch of gears and an odd-looking robot in a sort of dictator … Continue reading

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Follow-Up: Review: Morimoto Black Obi Soba Ale

I’ve never done this before, but my review of the Morimoto Black Obi Soba Ale needed a follow-up. For nearly fifteen hours after drinking the ale, I experienced some unusual gastric issues. This may qualify as Too Much Information, but … Continue reading

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Review: Morimoto Black Obi Soba Ale

I saw this beer on television as an ingredient on a cooking show a few days ago, and then I saw it at the store. I bought it. I AM A SLAVE TO NON-AGGRESSIVE ADVERTISING. I wasn’t sure what to … Continue reading

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Review: Abita 25th Anniversary Vanilla Doubledog

Tonight, I opened a celebratory beer. I can’t tell you at this point why I’m celebrating (NO, THERE IS NOT ANOTHER KID ON THE WAY), but it called for a good beer. I crossed my fingers that this would be … Continue reading

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