Day 24 – Utopias Barrel-Aged World Wide Stout

Who out there is familiar with Sam Adam’s Utopias?  We weren’t until recently and if you happen to see this 4-pack, it is worth every penny.  I was trying to find the last few beers to fill our advent box and saw this 4 pack, which I thought was a certain price.  At checkout, it…

Day 23 – KBS Maple Mackinac Fudge

On Thursday, December 23rd our beer of the night is the highly acclaimed KBS, which is a flavored stout – this one is Maple Mackinac Fudge.  Founder’s Brewing out of Grand Rapids, MI is who brews this. This imperial stout is with mackinac fudge coffee, maple syrup and chocolate aged in oak bourbon barrels.  As…

Day 22 – Gotta Get Up To Get Down

On Wednesday, December 22nd, our beer of the night is a coffee milk stout ale with coffee.  This is called Gotta Get Up To Get Down and is brewed by Wiseacre Brewing Company out of Memphis, TN. At 5% ABV, this is a great milk stout.  You can definitely smell and taste the coffee flavor,…

Day 21 – Solera

On Tuesday, December 21st, the beer of the night is Solera, which is a foeder-aged ale. Who else is a Dragon’s Milk fan? This beer is brewed by New Holland Brewing Company out of Holland, MI. For a Dragon’s Milk beer, it is good – however, we like the original a lot better.  This one…

Day 19 – Hershey’s Chocolate Porter

On Sunday, December 19th, our beer of the night is a chocolate porter – who is a fan of Yuengling beer?  Did you know that they have a Hershey’s Chocolate Porter? We are not a fan of Yuengling beer – however, we love our porter’s!  If you are the same, or even if you love…

Day 18 – Pecan Kringle Stout

On Saturday, December 18th, the beer of the night is Pecan Kringle Stout, which is a Brewer’s Reserve brewed by Central Waters Brewing Company, Inc. out of Amherst, WI. If you are a fan of stouts or porters and love barrel aged beer like we do, this is one to definitely pick up.  At 12.3%…

Day 17 – Spacebird

On Friday, December 17th our beer of the night was a donut stout called Spacebird, which is brewed by Crosstown Brewing Company out of Memphis, TN. This donut stout is packed full of flavor and you can taste the chocolate.  It does have a donut taste to it as well, which was different, but good! …

Day 16 – Dad Jeans

On Thursday, December 16th, our beer of the night was a German Pilsner, which is brewed by Meddlesome Brewing Company out of Cordova, TN. This German Pilsner is 5.2% ABV and did not have a bitterness flavor to it at all.  If you are a German Pilsner fan, this is one that you should definitely…

Day 12 – Nitro Coffee Milk Stout

On Sunday, December 12th, our beer of the night is a nitro coffee milk stout.  This is brewed by Boulevard Brewing out of Kansas City, Missouri. This beer is brewed with fair trade, small batch coffee.  It has good flavor, but wouldn’t be one we would pick up again.  It’s worth a try at least. …

Day 8 – Rye Hipster Brunch Stout

On Wednesday, December 8th, our beer of the day is called Rye Hipster Brunch Stout, which is brewed by Odd Side Ales.  They are out of Grand Haven, MI. After the first sip, I immediately thought this is a great dessert beer.  It has such a great flavor to it and at 12.7% ABV, it’s…

Day 7 – Dalriada Scottish Ale

On Tuesday, December 7th, the beer of the day is a Scottish Ale called Dalriada, which is brewed by Hand of Fate Brewing Company out of Petersburg, IL. At 5.5%, this is a nice beer to sip on.  For a Scottish Ale, it’s not too bitter.  It blends notes of caramel and biscuit with a…

Day 6 – Velvet Rush

On Monday, December 6th, our beer of the night is Velvet Rush, which is brewed by Founder’s Brewing out of Grand Rapids, Michigan.  This is part of their barrel aged series and is definitely a favorite of ours. If you are a fan of porters, stouts or even brown ales, this one is worth a…