Month / May 2008

Salutations, This morning I have been reviewing some of the beer-blog reports on the SAVOR event in Washington, DC this last week. The theme of “over booked” topped the two also-ran themes of “too expensive” and “they ran short of food/beer/space”. One blog in particular caught my eye when it linked to two more sites Read More

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South Burlington, Vermont USA Preface: The good folks at Orlio/Magic Hat have, once again, sent me a sample of their Orlio Organic common ale. It arrived well protected. (Memo to me… How “green” is their special effort shipping?) While the sample returns to serving temperature, after a week in my refrigerator, I will make no Read More

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Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. Chico, CA USA Preface: After seeing their press announcement on the release of this brew I contacted the folks at Sierra Nevada and received this sample for tasting. Appearance: This brew has a bright red copper color and is topped with a very rocky head of medium to large bubbles that Read More

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