Is 13 Really My Lucky Number? Bottleworks 13th Anniversary Ale (video)

Bottleworks 13th Anniversary Ale

httpvh:// Bottleworks 13th Anniversary Ale 11% ABV I’m finishing out my stint of reviews on beers with the number 13 in the title with Bottleworks 13th Anniversary Ale. This beer is actually brewed by Stone Brewing company for Bottleworks Beer store in the Seattle, Washington area. For this brew they went BIG and used 13 […]

Does Organic Taste Better?Fish Tale Organic IPA

Fish Tale IPA

Fish Tale IPA (6.5% ABV, 42 IBU) Thinking I’d ride the wave of organic, is better tonight I tasted a beer from Fish Brewing Company located in Washington’s capitol of Olympia.This organic IPA is called Fish Tale (6.5% ABV, 42 IBU). 42 IBUs!? Wow that is pretty low for an IPA. Anyway living in Portland I […]

Not a Loser: Elysian Loser Pale Ale

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Loser Pale Ale (7.0% ABV, 57 IBU) What caught my eye first when I saw this beer was the name. I think its safe to say that most people would, with a big loser across the label. Its a pale ale and above the word loser is the phrase “Corporate Beer Still Sucks.” Well said. […]

An Oldie But Goodie? Redhook’s Bitter Nostalgia


Redhook ESB – 5.8% ABV – Redhook Brewing Co., Woodinville, WA College – What an exciting period in one’s life. A chance to be on your own, without parental interference. A time to try new things, learn new things, gain knowledge and experience that will propel you through adulthood. My college days were full of […]