Great Beers

Haven IPA from Foothills Brewing

by Dan Spencer •  Mar 18, 2017  •  0 comments

Foothills Brewing is one of my favorite NC breweries. Their black IPA Frostbite is a top 10 beer for me. Same with Hoppyum IPA, too. People’s Porter is one of my twin sister’s favorites. Foothills’ beers are top-notch, and for the past few years…

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Beer Review: Avery The Reverend

by Derek Roessler •  Jan 7, 2015  •  0 comments

As reviewed on the 1/7/15 Cheaters Never Win Podcast I don’t often drink Belgian Quadrupel style beers, and almost every time I do, I tell myself I need to drink more of them. Located in Boulder, Colorado, Avery Brewing does damn fine work…

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Southern Tier Choklat Review

by Derek Roessler •  Nov 5, 2014  •  0 comments

When it comes to rich, thick, full-bodied dessert-ish beers, Southern Tier knows what the hell they’re doing. Their Creme Brulee Stout is one of my favorites in this category.   Choklat is a DARK beer, light does not escape its grasp. It…

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Mother Earth Silent Night

by Derek Roessler •  Jan 13, 2013  •  0 comments

ERMAGERD! This is the first time I’ve had this hard to get seasonal release from the good people of Mother Earth Brewing in Kinston, NC. I purchased the big bottle of this imperial stout aged in oak bourbon barrels about a month ago and figured…

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Southern Tier Creme Brulee Stout

by Derek Roessler •  Nov 7, 2012  •  0 comments

Oh. My. God. ¬†What an amazing dessert beer. Sadly, it has now come and gone for this season (unless you’ve found it somewhere, in which case, TELL ME NOW). I only found it in 22oz bottles, which would be more than I’d care to consume…

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