Entries from the ‘Winter Brew’ Category
- 212.23.09Full Moon Winter Ale
It’s the most wonderful time of the beer. Just the other day, I commented that MillerCoors’ Blue Moon “doesn’t suck, but I don’t really care for it.” So I was surprised to find myself buying a six-pack of their seasonal beer called Full Moon.
- 111.15.08Aventinus Dunkel Weizenbock
Aventinus is one of the biggest, boldest, baddest wheat beers to ever come out of Germany — here’s why…
- 111.15.08Michelob Winter Sampler Pack: Six Geese A-Laying
A gathering of six the Belly Buddies for the Leonids meteor shower in November yielded the perfect opportunity to purchase a winter sampler pack to see for ourselves if such a specialty pack is tasteful enough to bring to the next holiday party you attend.
- 111.15.08Samuel Adams Winter Classics: Drinking in a Winter Wonderland
While hosting a recent holiday party, Belly Buddy Mark Higgins gave me a naked lady bottle opener. Not that my wife agrees, but I thought that was pretty special. And as if they were thinking ahead, Belly Buddy Dave Lauterbach brought a case of Sam Adams Winter Classics.
- 111.15.08St. Arnold Christmas Ale
St.Arnold Christmas Ale is sweet and soft, but generally uninspired and it shows some oddities. Here’s why I’d pass on it and wait for better Christmas brews…
- 011.15.08Shiner Winter Ale Trips My Trigger
If you’ve got a hankering for a bold sweet malty brew with a flavor bigger than the Lone Star State itself, head on over to Shiner Winter Ale country!
- 411.15.08Sierra Nevada Celebration Ale
It was in California, on a warm 72 degree December afternoon that I discovered Sierra Nevada’s Celebration Ale.
- 511.15.08Pete’s Wicked Schnozberry (Winter) Brew
Every winter I get excited to see the seasonal beers on the shelves, but for the past three years or so I have searched for, but not been able to find, Pete’s Wicked Winter Brew.