Tag Archive - Ale

Starr Hill Brewery | Warm Up Winter Ale

30 January 2017 by , 1 Comment
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Cold, hot. Cold, hot. Is it winter or not?! Such is life in East Tennessee. I’ve heard people joke that if you don’t like the weather in Tennessee, just give it a few hours. Many of us know what that means! That said, it is winter time and there’s nothing quite like a winter ale […]

Beer of the month at Vic’s: Fraoch Heather Ale

7 June 2011 by , 3 Comments

Ahoy hoy fellow snobs! It’s been a while since we’ve done a beer of the month for Vic’s so tonight we’re doing just that. Up on deck is Fraoch Heather Ale brewed by the Williams Brothers Brewery across the pond in Scotland. Not exactly sure how you pronounce “Fraoch” but we’ve been trying for a […]

Boulevard Brewing Co. Smokestack Series- Chocolate Ale

14 May 2011 by , 1 Comment

Howdy everyone.  Got a post from the road for you.  Hanging out here in a hotel room on a rainy day in Chaska, MN with nothing to do but drink so I figured I would make the best of it.  Last night I purchased a bottle of Boulevard Brewing Co. Chocolate Ale to help buffer […]

Sierra Nevada 30th Anniversary Black Barleywine Ale

17 March 2011 by , No Comments

Hello fellow snobs! We come to you today with a nice barleywine from a collaboration between New Albion Brewery in Sonoma California and Sierra Nevada. Don found this gem at Beverage World in Ft. Oglethorpe, GA. This bottle is about 25 oz with a nice champagne cork contraption on the top – FANCY. This ale […]

The Market in Maryville – Beer Tasting on 1/28/2011

29 January 2011 by , 2 Comments

Hello fellow beer snobs! For those of you who have been keeping an eye on the site, you may have noticed two weeks ago we posted on a beer tasting at The Market in Maryville. In that post we mentioned the next one was on 1/28 – this beer snob already had his spot reserved […]

Stone Brewery – Lukcy Basartd Ale

10 January 2011 by , 4 Comments

Ahoy hoy fellow beer snobs! Today we come to you from casa de Rob on a joint beer analysis. It’s cold outside, the snow was deep but Don braved the cold, snowy quarter mile to my house to enjoy a tasty brew. Up on deck is Stone Brewery’s Lukcy Basartd Ale. Don’t let your eyes […]

The Market in Maryville – Beer Tastings Part II: The Beer

8 January 2011 by , No Comments

If you haven’t already checked out our post on the beer tasting’s The Market in Maryville does, be sure to check that out. We went to the one on 1/7 and had a great time and sampled some great beers – and as the title suggests, that’s what this post is about – the beer. […]

Shiner Holiday Cheer

4 December 2010 by , No Comments

I’m not going to lie, Shiner has a soft spot in my heart.  A visit to the Spoetzl Brewery in Shiner, Texas has a firm spot on my bucket list just after “shoot a wild pig” and before “cook said wild pig” as what would be better with pig than some beer straight from Spoetzl? […]