Review – Sierra Nevada Summerfest Lager

Sierra Nevada Summerfest

From Sierra Nevada Brewing – Our Summerfest® is a refreshing, pilsner-style lager. Its incredible smoothness comes from an extra-long lagering period. Lighter in body than our ales but just as complex in character, Summerfest® quenches your thirst with big aroma and a tangy hop bite. Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. – Summerfest Lager – 12 oz. […]

Review – Kona Longboard Lager

Kona Longboard Lager

From Kona Brewing: Longboard Island Lager is a smooth refreshing lager fermented and aged for five weeks at cold temperatures to yield its exceptionally smooth flavor. A delicate, slightly spicy hop aroma complements the malty body of this beer. Kona Brewing – Longboard Island Lager – 12 oz. bottle poured into a pint glass. 5.0% […]

Review – Port Midnight Sessions Lager

From Port Brewing: It’s not often that a great summer swell coincides with a full moon, but when they collide, nature affords us a rare opportunity to paddle out long after everyone has called it a day. These moments are a solitary pursuit with empty lineups, but those who carve graceful lines under a full […]

Firestone Oaktoberfest

Firestone Walker XXII

Firestone Walker Oaked Vienna Lager aka Firestone Walker Oaktoberfest 5% abv Chilled draft beer poured into a room temperature pint glass. Appearance Light to medium amber color with pasty white foam on top. The head leaves little lace notches after each sip.

Review – Zywiec

Zywiec

Zywiec 5.6% abv Poured from a 550ml bottle into a chilled pint glass. Appearance Very light in color with shades of yellow, gold and very pale orange. The beer is crystal clear with only about one finger of head and almost no lace. Aroma Peculiar smells including the overpowering Pilsen malt and the Polish hops […]

Full Sail Brewing Wins Two Gold Medals at the Great American Beer Festival

Full Sail - Pale Ale

Hood River Or- Full Sail Brewing Company recently claimed two gold medals at the 2008 Great American Beer Festival Competition, the largest national beer competition that recognizes the most outstanding beers produced in the United States today. The top winners were announced October 11th at the 27th Great American Beer Festival awards ceremony held at […]

A New Imperial In San Diego!

Karl Strauss - Imperial Amber Lager

In a city known for its Imperial IPA’s, Karl Strauss Brewing Company is boldly releasing one of the first commercially brewed Imperial Amber Lagers. We took Karl’s favorite beer and reinvented it with true San Diego style. The Imperial Amber Lager is reminiscent of the original version with large amounts of toasted caramel malt flavors, […]