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Beer of the Day: 4/26/15

Southern Tier Brewing 2XIPA 8.2%ABV

I came into this beer with some trepidation. I saw the “2X” on the label, which usually means a big hop dump and an unbalanced, overly bitter brew. 226 more words


A Beer as Prologue For My Love of Craft Beer

About dozen years ago, when I first moved to Harrisburg from Pittsburgh I lived in downtown on North 2nd Street. I visited the bar scene along my street three to four nights a week. 717 more words

Beer 19 of Spring - Goin' fishin'

Brewer: Ballast Point       Craft: Grapefruit Sculpin       ABV: 7.0%

Talk about balance.  Ok, I will.  Take it easy.  I’ve heard a lot about this beer.  I’ve seen a lot about this beer.  237 more words


Marscolonist comment on Tony Abbott

I was flicking through the comment section on this article – Australia ‘public enemy number one’ of UN climate talks, say Nobel laureate – when I stumbled across remarks from Marscolonist that fascinated me. 409 more words

Australian Politics

Old Faithful

While some people are chasing down the next beer with the highest ABV, most IBUs, weirdest ingredients, or the “Holy Grail,” sometimes it’s nice to go back to where it all began. 302 more words

Craft Beer

Oppigårds Thurbo Double IPA

Ωραίο άρωμα ροδάκινο, καραμέλα. Στο στόμα βγάζει καραμέλα, βύνη και αρκετή πίκρα. Έντονη και στυφή. Η επίγευση είναι πιο χαλαρή, φρουτένια. Ωραία, δυναμική αν και λίγο ανισόρροπη, IPA ένα κλικ κάτω από το “Double”. Προτείνεται.