Some great opening black ales from Cigar City and Stone/21st Amendment/Firestone Walker. Beers by mail from Luekens Liquors. Soon to read: Dethroning the King thanks to beernews.org. Beer Menorah from Shmaltz. Updates from Haymarket and Pipeworks. An Imperial Stout faces off against another Belgian.
Special Guest: Frank Mastny. Bell’s Batch 10,000. Half Acre – Big Hugs and their On Photon winter party is coming up soon. Brewmasters on Discovery channel is actually just about Dogfish Head. Band-aid factories on fire? An Imperial IPA goes up against a great Belgian.
Special guests: Steve and Katie Kadlec. A variety of belgian beers in the opening round. Destihl update? A smoked beer against a quad.
Despite Steve’s boycott, Arata still drinks Port Brewing’s Hot Rock Lager. Great Divide 16th Anniversary, needs to be aged? Wood aged beers, a complete discussion. Shout outs to all the world wide Facebook group members. Breckenridge Vesper. A Weizen Bock faces off against a Belgian Abbey Ale.
Special Guest: Phil Regan. Tales of biking across the country, and beer. Lagunitas – A Little Sumpin’ Wild Ale. Opening round, Guinness vs Young’s Double Chocolate Stout. Phil’s a homebrewer? A Belgian Ale vs and Abbey Tripel.
CBS picnic review. Congratulations to Rodney Kibzey in the Sam Adams Long Shot contest at GABF. Thanks to Peter Hale for the Speedway Stout. Thanks to everyone for the iTunes reviews, especially our winner, Styron Pennywell. More of the Pear Gossamer from Half Acre. This week the guys compare a Belgian strong ale with an espresso amber ale and they have one of the strongest debates for the winner to date.
50 wing/beer challenge. Founders Nemesis 2010. Goose Island Belgian Fest. Drinkers outlive non-drinkers. New BeerDownload.com website. A milk double IPA vs a Coffee Stout. BeerDownload meetup this week at Local Option.