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Beer Haul: December ’12

I started doing these beer hauls in March of 2012. It has been a remarkable journey and a fun one! This is the last beer haul of this year but certainly not my last. There are about 5 packages sent to me after Christmas that are technically going to be December beer hauls but I’ll …

How to slay whales daily

I got an email from a reader. It was actually more of a conversation and he said, looking at my Flickr page, there’s no way I am getting great beers legitimately. Meaning, I must be “winning trades” or trading away a lot of beer for one or two whales. His example was, “How many bottles …

Beer Haul: Lambic Baskets

An awesome member of RateBeer put up some Lambic baskets for sale. This was after he posted a thread asking if there was any interest in them earlier in the year. I bought one in each color and they look great! I’ll keep them around for decorations and use them on those rare occasions that …

Review: De Dolle Stille Nacht Special Reserva 2005

4.5    AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20 adamjackson (870) – Canaan, New Hampshire, USA – DEC 19, 2012 Enjoyed this special beer at Kulminator in Belgium. Review from notes. A – Bright hazy / cloudy gold. It’s a gorgeous fluffy 1 finger white head. S – Smells of brown sugar, oak and sweet brown sugar. Hint of tropical fruits..apricots, pineapple? There’s a …