Monday Night Brewing | Bourbon Barrel-Aged Drafty Kilt

28 November 2018 by , No Comments
Monday_Night

‘Tis the season for big, flavorful, warm, dark beers. If you’ve read the last few posts, while we don’t dig the short days, we do dig these winter seasonal beers – especially when they have been allowed to hibernate in a bourbon barrel. On deck today we have the Bourbon Barrel-Aged Drafty Kilt, a scotch […]

Hexagon Brewing Company | Chocolate Jesus

24 November 2018 by , No Comments
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Howdy beer fans! It’s cold, it’s wet, it’s after Thanksgiving and the Christmas decorations are already up at my house. While the calendar still says it’s fall, it’s certainly feeling more like winter. Winter weather means winter beer. On deck today we have a fun one from Hexagon Brewing Company, Chocolate Jesus. This beer is […]

Starr Hill Brewery | Winter Tour Variety Pack

20 November 2018 by , No Comments
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Howdy beer fans! This getting dark at 5:30 stuff is for the birds. I detest it. Going to work in the dark, coming home in the dark – it stinks. Fall is in full swing and much like spring, neither stick around that long in East Tennessee. The saving grace of the time change is […]

Monday Night Brewing Garage | Sympathy Weight

16 November 2018 by , No Comments
Monday_Night

I’ve noticed some 500ML bottles from Monday Night Brewing in Atlanta recently. This is such a great format. You can share it with a friend or two or get into it all by yourself on a Monday night. Typically, they aren’t too pricey either. Lastly, and most important, they typically have something pretty special inside […]

A Visit to Riverbend Malt House

11 November 2018 by , No Comments
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I had noticed the building a while back while traveling I-26 south in Asheville, NC. As we merged onto I-26 from I-40, if I looked quickly back to my right I could see the building with “Riverbend Malt House” written on the side. There’s no telling how many times I mentioned to my wife that […]

Abridged Beer Company and Alliance Brewing Company | Pythagorean Bheorem

2 September 2018 by , No Comments
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Collaborations are fun, especially when it’s a collaboration between two breweries that you know and love. In this case our friends at Abridged Beer Company and Alliance Brewing Company sat down together to make a New England Style IPA. As each brewery’s acronym is ABC, the Pythagorean Theorem came into the discussion (A2+B2=C2) and from […]

Monday Night Brewing | Dust Bunny Hazy IPA

25 August 2018 by , 1 Comment
Monday_Night

Well folks, it’s Saturday and I just mowed the grass. Those that know me know the following about me; mow the grass, earn a beer. Thems the rules. Being as my yard takes a bit more than an hour to mow, it’s mostly on a slope and I push mow it, a beer is the […]

Starr Hill Brewery | Jam Pack – A Box Full of Summer

29 July 2018 by , 1 Comment
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It’s no secret that we dig our friends just up the road in Crozet, VA. Northern Lights IPA has come to the rescue on more than one trip into northern Virginia for work and Little Red Roostarr Coffee Cream Stout is a beer that the Mrs and I can both agree on. Another thing that […]

Hutton & Smith Brewing Company | Bivouac Black IPA

22 July 2018 by , 1 Comment
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Two months. That’s how long it’s been since I posted last. A lot has happened in two months and I’ve had a lot of great beer. Kids, work, ya’ll know the drill. This past May though, something pretty awesome happened. Our friends at Hutton & Smith Brewing Company took home the gold at the World […]

Elkmont Exchange | Table Beer

20 May 2018 by , 1 Comment
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Our friends at Elkmont Exchange recently started canning. We’re big fans of cans – for a number of reasons – but more than anything else, it’s great to have another place in town packaging their beer.  It makes it a whole lot easier to take a little local flair to a friends bbq, out in […]