First Sip: Urban Growler Barrel-Aged Russian Imperial Stouts

Urban Growler Brewing will release two barrel-aged Russian imperial stouts and two experimental beers at a ticketed event tonight. The Growler had a chance to get an advance taste of the stouts on Tuesday. The St. Paul brewery made a single batch of the beer and split it between four barrels: two freshly used bourbon […]

Central Waters Brewer’s Reserve: Bourbon Barrel Stout

Central Waters Brewer’s Reserve: Bourbon Barrel Stout ABV: 9.5% This is a great tasting bourbon barrel stout, with excellent colors and a phenomenal taste that lives up to the aromas bursting forth when the bottle is first opened. The first look is a nice, creamy tan that gives way to an obsidian brown. Smells of oak with […]