Snow Day Winter Seasonal by New Belgium

If you have read my reviews for any length of time you could easily deduce that winter beers are my favorite seasonal style and Snow Day is definitely one of my favorites. I was actually quite surprised to see ...

Three Philosophers by Ommegang

Three Philosophers by Ommegang is an amazingly full bodied and satisfying Quadrupel ale and Kriek blend that is brewed in the traditional Belgian style. This ale has an identity crises but unlike other blended ...

Gift of the Magi Ale by The Lost Abbey

I love winter seasonals and Gift of the Magi Ale from The Lost Abbey is one of the best. Lost Abbey has a history of making great big beers and brewing their own creative takes on the Belgian Strong Ale categor...

Polestar Pilsner from Left Hand Brewing

Left Hand Brewing in Longmont Colorado never ceases to amaze me; they brew in a way that modifies classic recipes in order to make amazing new creations that are extremely innovative yet hold true to the classi...

Nitro IPA from Guinness

Guinness Nitro IPA is a beer with a major identity crisis and that is a great thing.  When you look at Guinness Nitro IPA and their original Stout from 1759 the similarities are striking, but it is the differen...

Netflix B-Sides: Masters of the Universe

I should not have watched Masters of the Universe on Netflix; I made a horrible mistake. The memories of watching Mortal Kombat last month were still too fresh; my childhood memories were not yet ready to take ...