Pepe Nero by Goose Island
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Beer for Thought – Vol. 9 – Pepe Nero by Goose Island (2011)

BREWERY:  Goose Island BEER:  Pepe Nero STYLE:  Belgian Style Farmhouse Ale ABV:  6.4% Malts:  Black malt, crystal rye, pilsner, rye. Hops:  Pilgrim, Saaz ______________________________________________________ FROM THE BREWERY:   "With an aroma of roasted chestnuts and a mysteriously dark, mahogany hue, Pepe Nero is a farmhouse ale brewed with black peppercorns. His roasty sweetness melds into… Continue reading Beer for Thought – Vol. 9 – Pepe Nero by Goose Island (2011)

Saison au Miel with Matching Left Hand Glass
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Field Report – #0010 – Left Hand – Saison au Miel

Brewery:  Left Hand Style:  Saison ABV:  6.8% IBU:  10 Field Report Location:  DUDESTER's Brewing (hidden location...for now :)) Tasting Notes:  Here I am, standing in the cooler of my local beer store, looking for something to welcome the first real week of spring weather.  After nearly going with a usual Bloodline, I spotted a hidden four… Continue reading Field Report – #0010 – Left Hand – Saison au Miel

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Field Report – #0008 – Bruton – Stone R Belgian Style Golden Ale

Brewery:  Bruton Style:  Belgian Style Golden Ale ABV:  7.5% IBU:  27 Field Report Location:  Chesapeake and Ohio (C&O) Canal Tasting Notes:  Recently I came across a local beer store that had a handful of beers by Bruton in stock at a reasonable price for a rarer beer (at least for me), so I grabbed a few.… Continue reading Field Report – #0008 – Bruton – Stone R Belgian Style Golden Ale