Bent Brewstillery Moar Scottish Session IPA

Bent Brewstillery Moar Scottish Session IPA 4.7% ABV, 47 IBU Moar is mysteriously labeled as “Historical India Pale Ale.” What does that mean? In this case, a Scottish-style, medium-bodied, session pale ale that’s a change of pace from other IPAs. Initial flavors of spice and malt lead into bright fruits and a dry, bitter finish. … [ Read more]

Lagunitas Imperial Red

Lagunitas Imperial Red 7.8% ABV Making its return to stores is the first ale Lagunitas ever brewed, this time reincarnated in bomber format. The Red One pours a deep, vibrant copper and a lazy carbonation produces a pillowy, biscuit-white head. Never disappointing on the hop bill, the aroma is dominated by dank resinous hops with a … [ Read more]

Finch’s Beer Co. Fascist Pig Red Ale

  Finch’s Beer Co. Fascist Pig Red Ale 8.0% ABV, 72 IBU Finch’s Beer Co. has recently arrived in Minnesota from Chicago with much fanfare. Their Fascist Pig is a malt-forward red ale, pouring an appealing deep amber color with a tan head. The touch of rye used in the brewing gives a subtle spiciness while … [ Read more]

Great Lakes Conway’s Irish Ale

Great Lakes Conway’s Irish Ale ABV: 6.5% IBUs: 25  If there was ever a beer for St. Patrick’s Day, this is it. Conway’s Irish Ale pours a light reddish-amber hue with a slight cinnamon spiciness in the nose. The flavor is very malt forward, leading in with toasty biscuit notes and a bit of fruitiness before … [ Read more]

Oskar Blues Old Chub

Oskar Blues ABV: 8% | IBU: — Velvety smooth and deliciously sweet this beer would make the perfect companion to your favorite robust cigar. With flavors of rich chocolate, dark fruit and a warming spice cascading down your throat, this is one chub you can have in your hand in the morning and not feel … [ Read more]

Steel Toe Rainmaker Imperial Red

Steel Toe ABV: 6.5% | IBU: 66 Brewed down the street from us, we’re one of the lucky few that get to sell Jason’s outstanding beers. This double red has big hoppy aromas on the nose. Tons of citrus hop fruit on the palate that doesn’t get too piney. The Rainmaker has great balance between … [ Read more]

Central Waters Ouisconsing Red

Central Waters ABV: 4.8% | IBU: — The Ouisconsing Red Ale from Wisconsin’s Central Waters pours a light orange-gold, leaving a thin white head that just barely lingers. It greets the nose with malty aromas of caramel and toasted bread, with just a hint of hop resin. The bready malt character has just a touch … [ Read more]

Lagunitas Lucky 13

Lagunitas Brewing Co. ABV: 8.3% | IBU: — The old girl appears as a mondo blonde this year golden in color and as hoppy as ever. High carbonation builds up a loose white head that leaves white rings around the glass as it settles. Aroma is big notes of citrus, mainly grapefruit, and pine that … [ Read more]