Beer Journaling

2016 December 21 -somewhere in the desert The Week draws close now; the Week of willing sequestration wherein I will eschew all social things.  Responsibility will be a shadow seeking life at high noon.  I shall be a veritable hermit reveling in silence and nothingness.  Now, family is inviolable so my immediate relations will still…

Beer Review: Breakfast Stout

The guest for this beer review session is an oatmeal stout that features bitter chocolate and two types of coffee. The brewer is Founders Brewing and they have named this great stout experiment Breakfast Stout.  Some Vitals ABV 8.3% IBU 60 Available October thru December Quick Takeaways  Lots of coffe aroma and flavor A moderately…

The Stout

My dear wife has provided the stout I desired. Sans communication she was able to snag the one I wanted, too. A straight up, no nonsense, adorable stout from Sierra Nevada.

Lunch at College Street Brewhouse & Pub

Up on a hill, parking is a little confusing but not terribly. It is family friendly. Big Blue Van served with blueberries in the glass. Don't know that they add flavor but they add to the presentation. Makes a fun game trying to snag a blueberry. Jesse's Lager is heavy and clean with a hops…