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Hall Brewing

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Hall Brewing in Parker, Colorado will make you think of the “burbs” in a totally different way. Hall is a rural, “artisan-style,” family owned/operated brewery. The brewery is a 7-acre ranchhouse-style brewery building. Literally “handmade,” with local beetle-kill trees (how’s that for recycling?). Even the water is pumped from a well 800 feet below the […]

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Point Ybell Brewing

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In early March I took a random, but much needed vacation from the mass quantities of snow in Colorado to sunny and warm southern Florida.  Of course, I located the closest brewery to where I was staying and came across Point Ybell Brewing in Fort Myers. I had tasters of the Dwarf Galaxy a 4.5% ABV […]

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Santa Fe Brewing

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As I made my was from physical-home (Colorado) to my heart-home (Arizona), we stopped half way through for the night in Santa Fe, and of course, had to take a pit-stop at Santa Fe Brewing. Santa Fe is some of my favorite brewery branding – the New Mexican flag. It’ translates so beautifully and makes me […]

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SanTan Brewing Winter Warmer

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This English strong ale, Winter Warmer, has been conditioned for a minimum of 8 weeks. The very first specialty beer ever brewed at SatTan. It’s made with Arizona orange blossom honey and spiced with fresh ginger. It’s 9.5% ABV and 25 IBUs, and apart of The Vault Limited Series by SanTan Brewing.  www.santanbrewing.com

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SanTan Brewing – Count Hopula

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A delightfully hoppy bloooood red IPA….muhahaha. Bring out the fangs for this 2014 limited “Vault” series Count Hopula from SanTan Brewing 2014  is a bigger, bolder IPA brewed with Simcoe hops and huge amounts of caramel malt and roasted malts that give Count Hopula it’s blood red color. 9.1% ABV and 99 IBUS.  www.santanbrewing.com

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Elysian Brewing | Dark O the Moon

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It’s pumpkin season and I could not be more excited! I’m really excited to share right out of Seattle….Elysian Brewing’s Dark O the Moon (and I can’t believe I’ve never had their beer before! I need to get on their press list immediately!) Dark O the Moon pours dark as night (hence the name) with perfect […]

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Southern Tier Blackwater Series | Warlock

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Hello Warlock! My first pumpkin tasting of the 2014 year! You my friend are a imperial pumpkin ale sitting at 8.6% ABV – brewed to “enchant” your palate – mine was quite enchanted! The Blackwater Series Warlock is made with huge roasted malt character. It pours an opaque dark  black with creamy white head, with aromas […]