Yearly Archives: 2007

Pyramid Snow Cap Seasonal Ale

I remember having this on tap a few years ago and not being incredibly impressed. While the bar I had this beer in had a decent selection of beers, it’s can also turn into a meat market. As a result, … Continue reading

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Finally, BetterBeerBlog has come back…

Better late than never, BetterBeerBlog is back after an almost year long hiatus. Getting married will do that to a blog that isn’t about getting married. Now that things have settled down, I can get back to the business of … Continue reading

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Sam Adams Honey Porter

I had initially bought this beer late in the fall season to try and take advantage of the Oktoberfest beers that were in the store at the time. As much as I like BevMo for having such a wide variety … Continue reading

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Spaten Oktoberfest/Marzen

I had initially bought this beer late in the fall season to try and take advantage of the Oktoberfest beers that were in the store at the time. As much as I like BevMo for having such a wide variety … Continue reading

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Oude Geuze Boon Mariage Parfait

I am excited about trying this beer. I’ve just begun to enjoy Trappist ales from Belgium and this beer is labeled as a “traditional Belgian lambic, 100% spontaneously fermented”. What this means is that the brewers make the wort and … Continue reading

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Coors Brewing Company – Killians Irish Red

Wow. A Coors beer. I had no idea this was a domestic product. For some reason, I thought this was an Irish import. Go figure. This sample is from the bottle. Appearance: Like it’s name implies, this beer pours a … Continue reading

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Carlsberg Beer – Pilsner

Carlsberg Pilsner is an import beer from Copenhagen, Denmark. The first time I had this beer, I was overseas in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. We were wandering about the city looking for the Menara Kuala Lumpur, when we stumbled upon the … Continue reading

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El Toro Brewing Company – Poppy Jasper

El Toro Brewing Company is located in the small town of Morgan Hill, California. I actually first had this beer on draught from the burger joint near where I work but for this review, I’m drinking from the bottle. Appearance: … Continue reading

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Rogue Ales Brewery – Mocha Porter

Rogue Ales was founded in 1988 by three corporate types who wanted to enter the food/beverage industry. Good thing too because they make some pretty good beer. So now I’m reviewing their Mocha Porter. Appearance: Very dark in the glass … Continue reading

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