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Dicks Beer Imperial IPA, Dick’s Brewing

Brewery Link Location:  Centralia Washington Alcohol Percentage:  8.6% While on vacation outside of Seattle on Vashon Island, I stopped by the Vashon Thriftway to find an amazing selection of beer.  The beer buyer insisted I try Dicks Imperial IPA (It … Continue reading

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Eurige DoppelSticke, Eurige Brewery

Brewery Link Location:  Dusseldor, Germany Alcohol Percentage: 8.5% Smells of yeast and toasted malt.  Brown in color, quick head dissipation and mild carbonation.  The smells lead gives way to a powerful taste of toasted malt and chocolate.  DeWayne said it … Continue reading

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Allagash Curieux, Allagash Brewing

Brewery Link Location:  Portland, Maine Alcohol Percentage: 11% Made in extremely small batches, this was one of the bottles made in April of 2011.  Sarah had saved it for someone special.  Aged in oak barrels the beer is imparted with … Continue reading

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Ovila Dubbel, Sierra Nevada Brewery

Brewery Link Alcohol Percentage: 7.5% Location:  Chico, CA The Ovila beers are part of a collaboration between Sierra Nevada and the Abbey of New Clairvaux.  The monastery, home to monks since the 1180 AD. was shipped to CA in the 30’s … Continue reading

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Witte, Ommegang Brewery

Brewery Link Location: Cooperstown, NY Alcohol Percentage: 5.1% Lemon is at the forefront of this beer.  Reminds me of a mignonette, with parsley and  shallots.  This is designed for a warm summer day.  It is a Belgian Style white ale.  All … Continue reading

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Seven, Upright Brewery

Brewery Link Alcohol Percentage: 8% Location: Portland, OR This golden beer is made to pair with foods with strong aromas.  I found rosemary and sage.  ZZ called it herbaceous.  Much more floral then number their number four.  MJC found cloves … Continue reading

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Four, Upright Brewery

Brewery Link Alcohol Percentage: 4.5% Location:  Portland, OR We started our morning with this light delight.  The brewery loaded this beer with light, wheat malts with the intention of pairing it with breads and cheeses.  Sourness and Tart says MJC.  … Continue reading

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