Tag: Imperial IPA

Beer Review – Sixpoint HI-RES


According to the good people at Wikipedia, movie trailers are called trailers because they used to be shown in movie theaters AFTER the end of a feature film. Once movie studios figured out that people weren’t staying around after the feature to watch previews, they started showing them […]

Beer Review – Victory Hop Ranch


Cowboys, lassos. cattle drives, and wide open prairies. That’s what comes to mind when I hear the word ranch. I also get visions of Robert Duvall in Lonesome Dove asking poor Diane Lane for a poke… As it turns out, I am completely off base. Hop Ranch has […]

Beer Review – Smuttynose Big A IPA


Smuttynose was my gateway brewery into the wonderful world of Craft Beer. It all started around 6 or 7 years ago when I had my first sip of their Finestkind IPA. I was hooked immediately and have never looked back. I immediately started exploring the rest of their […]

Beer Review – Southern Tier 2XIPA


Recently, I went to Victor’s Liquors and picked up a mixed six. One of the bottles was Southern Tier 2XIPA. This double IPA comes from the Southern Tier Brewery in Lakewood, NY. While they may have only been open since 2002, Southern Tier is building a reputation as a […]

Beer Review – Anderson Valley Brewing Imperial IPA


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, […]

Beer Review – Lagunitas Hop Stoopid


A while ago, G-LO and I had split two bombers: the Bear Republic Ricardo’s Red Rocket Ale and the Lagunitas Hop Stoopid. While I had posted the review for the Red Rocket, I appear to have omitted the review of the Hop Stoopid. Lagunitas Brewing Company has quickly become […]