BlackStack Brewing Jack Moves TIPA

BlackStack Brewing Jack Moves TIPA

It’s good to have friends. It’s even better when those friends love beer and own a liquor store. To celebrate the first anniversary of Jack’s Bottle Shop in Rochester, MN, the folks at BlackStack Brewing created Jack Moves, a huge triple IPA toasting... Read More
Central Waters Brewing Pecan Kringle Stout

Central Waters Brewing Pecan Kringle Stout

Few know imperial stout action better than Central Waters Brewing. Their barrel-aged beers are some of the best in existence. One of their newer variants is their Pecan Kringle Stout, a classic Wisconsin pastry in liquid form and barrel-aged. Pecan Kringle Stout A... Read More
Barrel Theory Brewing Black Lotus 2.0

Barrel Theory Brewing Black Lotus 2.0

How do brewers take a beer and make it better? One way is to amp it up and that’s just what Barrel Theory Brewing has done with Black Lotus 2.0. Here’s a look at this lovely lotus. Black Lotus 2.0 More body, more alcohol, more coconut all bring Black Lotus... Read More
Modist Brewing Liquid Strata Crystals

Modist Brewing Liquid Strata Crystals

If you want to highlight and explore a hop, single-hopped brews are the way to go. That’s just what Modist Brewing has done with their Liquid Crystals series. The latest release is Liquid Strata Crystals and it’s packed with this delicious hop. Liquid... Read More
Surly Brewing Grindcore Espresso Milk Stout

Surly Brewing Grindcore Espresso Milk Stout

If you want to be hardcore and stay up all night partying, you’ll need some pick-me-up juice. For most, that’s coffee. Amp that up with some espresso. But in beer form? Surly Brewing Grindcore coffee espresso stout is the bug-eyed beverage you need.... Read More
Junkyard Brewing Grandpa Bill’s Pils

Junkyard Brewing Grandpa Bill’s Pils

I never met my great-grandparents. While my mom’s side was there when I was born, they all passed too early before I was old enough to remember. But I do have amazing memories of my grandparents. My dad’s dad, Jim, was a Hamm’s guy and we toasted it... Read More
Modist Brewing Slow It Up Oak-Aged Pilsner

Modist Brewing Slow It Up Oak-Aged Pilsner

Even a global pandemic couldn’t stop the continued pace of the craft beer world. Styles continue to evolve. New ingredients and brewing techniques appear on the scene constantly and brewers keep pushing the bounds of what beer can be. If all this is a bit much... Read More
Barrel Theory Brewing DDH Stratasphere

Barrel Theory Brewing DDH Stratasphere

Strata is one of the best newer hops on the market. Filled with fruity tropical flavors, it’s awesome for a hazy IPA. Taking their Stratasphere and doubling down with the hazy hop action, Barrel Theory Brewing DDH Strataphere is hazy and heaven-sent. DDH... Read More