Yuengling Black and Tan Beer Review

Ordering a black and tan at a restaurant or bar is one of my favorite beverages to enjoy while out on the town. Trying to make one at home myself doesn’t work, so several breweries have attempted to bottle beers already mixed. Since Yuengling’s Black and Tan is only my second sampling of the type … Read more

Rolling Rock Extra Pale Beer Review

Rolling Rock Extra Pale : Appearance Lives up to its name as it is definitely quite pale. Yellow/white gold hue, crystal clear body with plenty of carbonation visible. Pours to a small, bright white, soapy head which fizzles away and leaves little to no lacing. Rolling Rock Extra Pale : Smell Generic, uninspired, corny macro … Read more

8 of The Best Italian Beers

Given Italy’s rich wine culture, it’s not shocking that winemaking has influenced local beer producers. Italian brewers have access to wine grapes and grape must as well as the yeast living on local grapes’ skins. Using barrels that previously held wine as it aged, Italian brewers can experiment with wild yeast and other critters that … Read more

Magic Hat #9 Beer Review

This is a unique take on the traditional American pale ale style that has a fruity, almost citrusy flavor without overwhelming the true beer taste. #9: Pour, Color & Aroma Straight from the bottle, #9 pours very smoothly and forms a surprisingly large, bright white head. What’s odd is how quickly this foam disappears. Blink … Read more

Landshark Beer Review: A Decent Beach Lager

Landshark beer is the housebrew for Jimmy Buffet’s Margaritaville and Cheeseburger in Paradise restaurant chains. Don’t be fooled by the “Margaritaville Brewing Co.” indica on the bottle, this beer is brewed by Anheuser-Busch. Does what does Landshark Beer taste like? Our beer judge Carla Lauter finds that while it is not a beer that will … Read more

Fat Tire Amber Ale Review: Hop Driven Heaven

New Belgium Brewing‘s Fat Tire Amber Ale is a brew recommended by a close friend, who often praised it’s tastiness. And he understated its excellence, if you ask me. According to the Web site: Named in honor of our founder Jeff’s bike trip through Belgium, Fat Tire Amber Ale marks a turning point in the … Read more