Our relationship with Anderson Valley has been a rocky one. Over the past five years, we’ve reviewed eight of their beers, and our feelings about each of them has ranged from fair to middling. The beers haven’t been bad, but they haven’t been very memorable either. Meh all around is how […]
Here is what Limpd had to say when I told him that we received a bottle of Anderson Valley beer in the mail: Hang on. Did you say Anderson Valley? You’d think that they would avoid us like the plague after all of our not so complimentary reviews of their […]
Now, that I think I have finally finished all of the pumpkin and Oktoberfest beers, I have moved on to the winter ales. The first on that I have tried is the Winter Solstice Seasonal Ale from the Anderson Valley Brewing Company . Located in Boonville, CA, AVBC has been in […]
The Anderson Valley Brewing Company in Boonville, CA has been in operation since 1987. Presently, they produce 8 beers year round, two solstice brews and the limited edition Bahl Hornin’ series, (that means “good drinking” in Boontling). Last summer, we had reviewed the Summer Solstice. In the Fall, we had reviewed the Boont Amber Ale. Recently, […]
About four weeks ago, I received the following email from Steve of Anderson Valley Brewing: Greetings, I recently came across your review of our Boont Amber as a follow up to a previous Summer Solstice review. I respect your point of view and understand that not everyone will […]
A long while ago, I picked up a Boont Amber Ale in an effort to redeem Anderson Valley Brewing Company for the Summer Solstice. When we reviewed the Summer Solstice as a part of our summer can contest, we had come to the unfortunate conclusion that it was […]
The first canned brew in our search for the the perfect summer brew is Anderson Valley Brewing‘s Summer Solstice. And let’s say our search will continue after this one.