Monthly Archives: March 2012

Reader’s choice: What’s next?

I plan on getting a couple reviews in here tomorrow (I know, I’ve been slacking). But here’s the tough part: what do I review? Your call. I’ve got a few options here, but if there’s something you’d like to see … Continue reading

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Review: Clown Shoes Chocolate Sombrero

I’ll admit it. In the past, I’ve kind of avoided Clown Shoes simply because of their silly beer names. After trying the Ipswich, Mass.-based brewery’s Chocolate Sombrero, I very well may have to rethink my stance on its beers. I’m … Continue reading

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Review: Rogue XS Imperial Red Ale

We’ve all scoffed at the old saying: Good things come in small packages. Sure they do. It’s definitely not a ploy to shrink product sizes and drive up costs… So I was certainly a bit skeptical when I came across … Continue reading

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Review: Samuel Adams 13th Hour

I’m going to come right out with it. I love stouts. Dark beers in general tend be my favorites. So when I saw that Samuel Adams had released a dark beer called “13th Hour” in its Barrel Room series, I … Continue reading

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American Craft Beer Festival just around the corner

OK, so the American Craft Beer Festival isn’t tomorrow or this weekend, but it will be here before you know it and it’s sure to sell out before it arrives. Coming to the Seaport World Trade Center in Boston with … Continue reading

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A visit to the Northampton Brewery Bar and Grille

Rarely do I turn down a chance to try a brewery for the first time. It’s always a little exciting to go into an untested — by me, anyway — establishment and checking out its own twists on styles of … Continue reading

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Samuel Adams Longshot 6-packs coming soon

When I say that the Samuel Adams Longshot six packs are coming soon, I mean really soon. As in any day now. This year, the selection — derived from recipes created by homebrewers — is as follows: A Dark Night … Continue reading

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