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IDBreweryBeer NameStyleRatingDate last hadNotes

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73450/50 BrewingEclipse 4 Roses '10Imperial StoutB7/29/2011Not much barrel flavors at all, if I didn't know, I'd say this wasn't -bal aged, a decent stout by itself

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617AbitaSelect Black IPABlack IPAA-4/9/2011Tap Pizza Port Solana Beach; great hopping, small touch of the necessary roasty

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700AbitaTurbodogEnglish Brown AleB6/18/2011

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610AbitaJockamoIPAC3/31/2011Malt was ok for an amber, hops didn’t show up

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631Achel Trappist8 BlondTripelB4/21/2011Peppery bite to it

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225AirdaleDark & StormyImperial StoutD-1/2/2010Tap, at Backstreet Brewing in Vista; Super thin and flavorless, just bland

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136Alaskan BrewingIPAIPAA8/28/2009Like Stone but a little less intense- Very Good

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215Alaskan BrewingSmoked Porter 2009American PorterB+12/27/2009

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204Alaskan BrewingWinter AleWinter WarmerC-12/7/2009Thing, with a berry sweetness, not very good.

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614Alaskan BrewingImperial IPA Pilot SeriesDIPAC-4/1/2011This beer walt malty with vegetal hops

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79Alaskan BrewingAlaskan AmberAltbierC-9/28/2010Watery and slight caramel

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426Alaskan BrewingSummer AleKolschD7/30/2010Tastes a lot like a macro, really can't taste a difference between one

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45AlesmithIPAIPAA2/26/2010Pineapple sweetness in the hops, crisp and clean

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400AlesmithYulesmith (Summer)DIPAA7/3/2010Super clean malt and a incredible malt bill

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44AlesmithAnvil ESBESBA-< 6-09

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510AlesmithYulesmith (Winter)Imperial AmberA-11/7/2010Malt caramel was wonderful, not covered up by too much hoppiness

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411AlesmithDecadence 2009WeizenbockB7/9/2010

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43AlesmithSpeedway StoutImperial StoutB-4/30/2010

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546AlesmithNautical Nut BrownEnglish Brown AleB+12/26/2010Tap at Backstreet Brewing Vista, little roast slight nut flavor faily uninteresting but very smooth.

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596AlesmithMy Bloody ValentineAmber AleB+2/26/2011Nice deep rich caramelly malt, not much hoppiness

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260AllagashWhite AleWitbierB1/30/2010Very clean, lacking spices

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284AllagashTripelTripelB-2/19/2010Strong belgian yeast, heft to mouthfeel that most tripel's don’t, bit of tin flavor

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301Alpine BrewingDuetIPAA3/12/2010Fabulous hop profile with minimal malt backbone

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418Alpine BrewingCaptain StoutAmerican StoutA-7/21/2010Smooth, creamy and velvety, not too much roast, nice chocolate.

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221Alpine BrewingNelsonIPAA+1/2/2010Tap, at Pizza Port. Sweet and Fruity hops not very piney. Best ever. Just as good in bottle 1-8-10

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122Alpine BrewingPure HoppinessDIPAB8/1/2009Tap at Stone brewery

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717Alpine BrewingEmersonImperial PilsenerB+7/8/2011Had an excellent bready malt, not generally a lager yeast fan, but the hops and malts were perfectly balanced

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467Alpine BrewingAlpine AleAmerican Pale AleC+9/16/2010Had a Czech Saaz hop bite, steely flavor, decent malt in the background, just not my kind of hop

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38Anacapa BrewingPierpont IPAIPAC+< 6-09

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474Anchor BrewingHummingAmerican Pale AleA-9/23/2010Fairly uneventfull malt base, but the Nelson comes through and makes this beer

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194Anchor BrewingPorterAmerican PorterB11/13/2009Dark fruit smell slightly noticeable in the flavor. A standard, but nice Porter. Metallic aftertaste

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78Anchor BrewingAnchor SteamSteam BeerB-< 6-09

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272Anchor BrewingLiberty AleAmerican Pale AleB-2/5/2010Just like anchor, its so classic of the style. Little hops, so delicate but still good

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327Anchor BrewingBockBockB+4/14/2010Super Malty with slight english hop, quite good

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169Anchor BrewingOld FoghornAmerican BarleywineC10/12/2009Dark fruits, not very hoppy, not very drinkable

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407Anchor BrewingSummer BeerPale Wheat AleC7/9/2010Lemony metallic hops, not very good

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370Anderson ValleyHop Ottin' IPAIPAB6/4/2010Earthy. Just good

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132Anderson ValleyBoont Amber AleAmber AleB8/21/2009Reminded me of their Cream Ale

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577Anderson ValleyBrother David's DoubleDubbelB-2/9/2011

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111Anderson ValleySummer Solstice- Cerveza CremaCream AleB+7/24/2009

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19Anderson ValleyBarney FlatsOatmeal StoutB+7/25/2009

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434Anderson ValleyPoleeko Gold Pale AleAmerican Pale AleC+8/7/2010Had a nice malt base, but the hops were really grassy and maybe a bit metallic

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61Anheuser-BuschMichelob PorterAmerican PorterB12/12/2009Nice standard porter

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60Anheuser-BuschAmerican AleAmber AleB-< 6-09

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208Anheuser-BuschMichelob Pale AleEnglish Pale AleC-12/12/2009

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207Anheuser-BuschMichelob Bavarian Style WheatHefeweizenC-12/12/2009Bland lite Hefe smells and flavors

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36Anheuser-BuschShock TopWitbierD< 6-09

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198Anheuser-BuschWinter's Bourbon Cask AleWinter WarmerD11/25/2009Weird vanilla and spice. Very thin

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209Anheuser-BuschMichelob Rye P.A.IPAD12/12/2009Weak. Metallic twang

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173Anheuser-BuschJack's Pumpkin Spice AlePumpkin AleD+10/13/2009Smelled and tasted like a macro not good at all

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462Asahi BreweriesAsahi BlackEuro Dark LagerB9/11/2010Good nutty malt, touch of molasses flavor

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554AveryDepuceleuseAmerican Wild AleB1/7/2011Good acidity and slight vineger with a nice cherry finish

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227AveryOut of Bounds StoutIrish Dry StoutB+1/2/2010It was full-bodied and strong for style, and it liked it.

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387AveryMaharajaDIPAB+6/19/2010

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707AveryEighteenSaisonB+6/20/2011Hops complemented the slightly funk saison yeast very well

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187AveryIndia Pale AleIPAC+11/6/2009Kind of a run-of-the mill IPA; not much to say

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591AveryNew World PorterAmerican PorterC+2/19/2011

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276AyingerWeizenbockWeizenbockB2/10/2010Little lacking in the flavor dept. but smooth and a nice drinker

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335AyingerCelebratorDoppelbockB+4/22/2010

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438Ballast PointSculpinIPAA8/11/2010Super light bodied, but intensley hoppy citrus flavors with a slight pine bite

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220Ballast PointVictory at SeaAmerican PorterA-1/2/2010Great vanilla tones very nice roasted flavor

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628Ballast PointSea MonsterImperial StoutB4/16/2011

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530Ballast PointBig Eye IPAIPAB-12/10/2010Big pine hop up front, bitter in a bad way, alcohol comes through a little hot

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534Ballast PointYellowtail Pale AleKolschB-12/19/2010Nice beer hops aren’t oofensive, clean pils malt

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573Ballast PointBourbon Barrel Sea MonsterImperial StoutB+2/6/2011Tap at Pizza Port, bourbon was really in the back seat, a good bit of chocolate tasty

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529Ballast PointCalico Amber AleAmber AleC-12/10/2010Has an ESB malt back, alluminum tasting hops

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230Ballast PointWahoo Wheat BeerWitbierD+1/6/2010Light taste and smelled like saw-dust

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464BaltikaBaltika #6 PorterBaltic PorterB+9/14/2010Fairly thin, but only had a slight lager taste to it. Slight roast flavor, more of a regular porter than Baltic.

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313BaltikaBaltika #9 ExtraEuro Strong LagerD-3/26/2010Basically a malt liquor, sweet bad malts fermented to high abv

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329Bar Harbor BrewingCadillac Mtn. StoutAmerican StoutC-4/15/2010Flavor in the middle of plum, raisin, tannic flavor, I really didn't like this one very much

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126BayhawkClaim Jumper Red AleAmber AleC8/7/2009On tap at claim jumper- contract brewed

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15BayhawkChocolate PorterAmerican PorterF-6/10/2009Horrid Sourness- I'm hoping it was a bad bottle

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113Bear RepublicRacer 5IPAA-7-24-09;2-11-11Really nice IPA, nice candy type hop flavor; tasting a Nelson type hop flavor

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196Bear RepublicBig Bear Black StoutRussian Imperial StoutB11/25/2009

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100Bear RepublicRed Rocket AleAmber AleB+12/30/2010Tofee and sticky caramel, hops hit nicely

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103Bear RepublicPete's Brown (Tribute Ale)American Brown AleB+7/14/2009

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107Bear RepublicHop Rod RyeDIPAB+7/17/2010

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540Bear RepublicXP Pale AleAmerican Pale AleC12/23/2010Floral yet slightly astringent hop

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639Bear RepublicHeritageScotch AleC+5/7/2011Kind of light, missing the smoke peat flavors, had a bit of cherry fruitness

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722BellsHell Hath No FuryBelgian Strong Dark AleA-7/21/2011great porter base, had heavy chocolate, then Belgian fruity yeast came through slightly but really nice

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563Bell'sHopslamDIPAB+1/21/2011Has a sweetness that isnt from the malts but honey, good sweetness, hops don’t come through perfectly

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548Bell'sTwo HeartedIPAB+12/31/2010Malt was really nice, hops came in with a little woody bite

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711Bell'sExpedition StoutRussian Imperial StoutB+6/30/2011Great chocolate, with a touch of cherry and roastiness

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330Bieres de ChimayChimay Grande Reserve (Blue)Belgian Strong Dark AleA-4/16/2010Deep tobacco, dark fruits, has dunkelweisse flavors. Lighter body than expected

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396Bieres de ChimayChimay Premiere (Red)DubbelC+7/1/2010Not as bready as I'd like and overly belgian yeast spiciness

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415Big Bear Mountain BreweryRed Ant HillAmber AleD7/16/2010Tap at brewery, Extremely thin, extremely watery

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416Big Bear Mountain BreweryOld Miners GoldGerman PilsenerD+7/16/2010Tap at brewery; very watery, no hop not even a pleasant malt, not sure how this is beer

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142Big SkyMoose DroolAmerican Brown AleB-10/8/2010Slight chocolate, some good creaminess and drinks well

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587Big SkyCoyboy Coffee PorterAmerican PorterB-2/18/2011IT was a little thin, coffe was nice but could have been more forward

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143Big SkyIPAIPAB+9/6/2009Earthy hops

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144Big SkyTrout SlayerPale Wheat AleC9/6/2009Bland... but I did drink it from a bottle

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212Big SkyPowder HoundAmber AleC+12/18/2009Has a slight Fat Tire smell; in taste its fairly bland

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42BisonChocolate StoutAmerican StoutC+6/10/2009

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216Bitburger BrauereiBitburger Premium PilsenerGerman PilsenerB-12/31/2009

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266BJ's BreweryTempest IPAIPAB2/2/2010

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525BJ's BreweryNutty BrewnetteEnglish Brown AleB-12/4/2010Thin had a nice nut flavor, but it became artificial aftera bit

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56BJ's BreweryPM PorterAmerican PorterB+6/3/2009

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34BJ's BreweryNit WitWitbierB+6/3/2009

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450BJ's BreweryTatonka StoutRussian Imperial StoutB+8/22/2010Nitro tap, had a nice creamy feel with the proper flavors, didn't blow me away

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526BJ's BreweryBJ's BlondeKolschC12/4/2010

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447Black DiamondJagged Edge IPAIPAB-8/20/2010Strong ESB style malt, grassy subdued hop flavor.

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588Black DiamondRampageDIPAB+2/18/2011Malt was there and not sweet at all, hops were nice coulda been more bright citrusy, good beer

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567Blue PointRastafa RyeRye BeerC1/28/2011Had a good amount of spiciness, hops sucked

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533Bootleggers BrewerKnuckle SandwichDIPAA12/18/2010Excellent Amber malt base but it wasn't sweet, just caramel; hops like pliney

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549Bootleggers BrewerPumpkin AlePumpkin AleB-12/31/2010Had a natural gourd flavor and just a touch of spices, worked ok

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274Bootleggers BrewerRustic Rye IPAIPAC+2/7/2010

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627Boulevard BrewingHarvest DanceWheatwineB-4/17/2011Pleasant weetness from the wheat, kinda mellow

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538Boulevard BrewingNutcracker AleWinter WarmerC12/22/2010Bland nothing really going on, smooth

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545Boulevard BrewingDark Truth StoutImperial StoutC12/24/2010Malts were there but it was kinda thin; yeast clashed with malts

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471Brasserie d'AchouffeHoublon Chouffe Dobbelen IPA TripelBelgian IPAC-9/25/2010Pretty sure this was skunked, didn't get any IPA or Tripel flavors, more like a stronger but decent Euro Lager

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503Brasserie de RochefortTrappistes Rochefort 10QuadB10/26/2010Sharp flavor, doesn't linger, belgian yeast barely there then its over.

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736Brasserie Dieu Du CielAphroditeImperial StoutA7/30/2011Amazing vanilla and chocolate, very silky body

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259Brasserie Dieu Du CielSolstice D'HiverAmerican BarleywineB+1/29/2010Really clean taste and easy to drink, minimal hoppiness

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457Brasserie Dieu Du CielPeche MortelImperial StoutB+9/3/2010Smooth intense coffee, alcohol burn after, really nice

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317Brasserie d'OrvalOrval Trappist AleBelgian Pale AleC+4/1/2010Not a whole lot besides some bretty sour, but even that wasn't much

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544Brasserie DubbuissonScaldis NoelBelgian Strong Dark AleA-12/24/2010Liked this quite a bit, had great bready malt with spicy and fruity belgian yeast

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184Brasseries KronenbourgKronenbourg 1664Euro Pale LagerC10/28/2009From Beers of the world pack at brians; average nothing special

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382Brauerei HellerAecht Schlenkerla Rauchbier UrbockRauchbierB-6/16/2010Smoky bacony smell, not so apparent in taste, I could make out the unerlying beer

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653Brew it UpIndia Pale AleIPAB-5/21/2011

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528BrewDog5 A.M. SaintAmber AleA-12/6/2010Really drinkable, caramel and sweet malt is great, hops aren't as forward as I thought they'd be, such nice balance

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706BrewDogTokioImperial StoutF6/20/2011Smelled like paste balloon kids toy, awful, thin body, this was real bad

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670Brewers Union Local 180B.R.O.W. IPAIPAA+5/24/2011Cask in Oakridge OR, Falconer's Flight, cask, everything about his was pretty much perfect

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671Brewers Union Local 180Jaws of BorrowdaleEnglish Dark MildB5/24/2011Caramelly malt with a touch of English hops, nice beer

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421BridgeportIPAIPAC+7/24/2010Lighter beer, hop profile borders on english and is not too great

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456Brooklyn BrewingLocal 1Belgian Strong Pale AleA-8/31/2010

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256Brooklyn BrewingBlack Chocolate StoutRussian Imperial StoutC-1/29/2010Little thin, has a sour flavor I don't like.

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280Brouwerij Alken-MaesGrimbergen DubbelDubbelA-2/17/2010Multi-grain breadiness, really nice, not much belgian fruitiness

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232Brouwerij BavikPetrus Oud BruinFlanders Oud BruinB1/8/2010Champagne like flavor

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217Brouwerij BavikWittekerkeWitbierD12/31/2009Thin and lacking flavor, tastes like a heinekin

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193Brouwerij DuvelDuvelBelgian Strong Pale AleA-11/13/2009Floral and fruity, incredibly easy drinking for 8.5% abv

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623Brouwerij DuvelDuvel Draft "Green"Belgian Pale AleB4/11/2011Tap at Stone

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297Brouwerij HuygheDelirium TremensBelgian Strong Pale AleB+3/5/2010Tap at Freakin' Frog in Vegas, very fruity and clean

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641Brouwerij Oude BeerselOude Geuze VieilleGueuzeA-5/7/2011Tartness was great, had this cool sugary green apple flavor

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70Brouwerij van HoegaardenHoegaardenWitbierA-12/4/2010

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180Brouwerij Van SteenbergePiraat AleBelgian Pale AleA-10/23/2009not a Belgian IPA like on BA; Sweet apples and pears, hides alcohol

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408Brouwerij Van SteenbergeGulden Draak Vintage 2008Belgian Strong Dark AleB7/7/2010Really enjoyable, mellow belgian yeast very smooth mouthfeel

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69Brouwerij Van SteenbergeGulden DraakBelgian Strong Dark AleB+< 6-09

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501Brouwerij WestvleterenTrappist Westvleteren 12QuadA10/26/2010Had an intense complexity hard to put my finger on, must have another

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362Browary WarkaWarka StrongEuro Strong LagerB+5/28/2010Really nice brinking beer

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499BrueryAutumn MapleBelgian Strong Dark AleA10/21/2010Led with big Belgian yeast, followed by candied yams and spices that lingered, very nice

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522BrueryBlack TuesdayImperial StoutA-11/26/2010The complexity of flavors was almost overwhelming, vanilla toffe, nice bourbon, tad too malty sweet, granted it is 18%

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571BruerySaison RueSaisonA-2/2/2011Spicy, green apple tart, good beer

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637BrueryMarron AcidifieFlanders Oud BruinA-4/22/2011It had a velvety smoothness, while being nicely sour, cherry, and funk

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323BruerySaison De LenteSaisonB4/9/2010Tap at Blue Palms; fruity almost belgian yeastiness, very mellow floral hop taste

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35BrueryOrchard WhiteWitbierC+< 6-09

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715BrueryHottenroth Berliner WeisseBerliner WeissbierC+7/2/2011Smelled funky real barnyard, lemony and spritzy

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687BrueryBierbauchMaibockD+6/4/2011Had a malt liquor type of a malt, the oak came through just slightly and was nice, but the base beer was bad

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482CalderaPale AleAmerican Pale AleA-10/5/2010Dirty sticky hops, yum

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721CalderaMogliAmerican PorterA-7/9/2011Upfront bakers chocolate and lots of it, not very roasty a touch thin, very good

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133CalderaIPAIPAA-8/21/2009Musty in a good way; almost an english style, earthy and very good

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219CalderaAmber AleAmber AleC-1/2/2010

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192CarlsbergCarlsberg BeerGerman PilsenerC+11/11/2009Little skunked from the green bottle, but actuall very nice despite that.

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409Carlton & United BreweriesSheaf StoutMilk/Sweet StoutA-7/8/2010Fabulous creamy sweetness, slight mineral flavor that worked really well

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668Cascade Brewing12 Step IPAIPAB5/23/2011Had a great light unintrusive malt base, dissapointing choice for hop bill whatever it was.

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666Cascade BrewingNightlineAmerican Wild AleB5/23/2011From Live barrel in Portland, strong cranberries, wild tart

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667Cascade BrewingSang NoirAmerican Wild AleB+5/23/2011Good tart wild character, with vinous and oakey qualities, tied together well

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102Cerverceria La ConstanciaTaurinoAdjunct LagerD+< 6-09Reminded of Tecate

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439Cerverceria MexicanaRed Pig Mexican AleAmerican Brown AleC8/13/2010Not a bad beer a little nutty, and that’s it.

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445City Brewing Co.Cable Car Small Batch LagerAdjunct LagerB8/19/2010Really pretty good, light floral hops, inoffensive malt presence, tastes like all malt beer

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454City Brewing Co.Cable Car Amber AleAmber AleD+9/2/2010

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564Columbus BrewingIPAIPAA+1/26/2011Crisp and snappy with a slight but great underlying sweetness, juicy and bitter and piney hops

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183CoopersSparkling AleEnglish Pale AleC+10/21/2009From beers of the world pack at brians; champagne like bubbliness

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57CoorsBlue MoonWitbierB7/30/2010Wheaty and refreshing, nice wit

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557CoorsPale MoonBelgian Pale AleD1/14/2011No belgian flavors, I would call it a macro amber ale.

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59CoorsHoney MoonPale Wheat AleD6/20/2009

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154CoorsHarvest MoonPumpkin AleD7/25/2009Tastes like a macro lager with little spice added. No pumpkin flavor. OK drinker.

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58CoorsFull MoonDubbelD-1/26/2010really bad macro attempt at a belgian, not good

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324Coronado BrewingIslander IPAIPAB4/9/2010Tap waiting for Opeth; bitter hop fairly astringent, similar to FW union jack

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80Coronado BrewingRed DevilImperial AmberB+< 6-09

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613Coronado BrewingMermaid RedAmber AleB+3/26/2011Had a great malt, little lacking in the hop bite

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644Coronado BrewingIdiot IPADIPAC+5/13/2011Had a ok tasting sweet sharp malt, hops hit super hard, piney & bitter

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494CraftsmanHeavenly HefeHefeweizenB-10/16/2010Tap Lucky Baldwins Delirium Café; Not much wheat, yeast dominant but not the banana bubblegum type, more like sawdust

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487De Struise BrouwersTsjeesesBelgian Strong Pale AleC+10/9/2010Missing belgian yeastiness, didn't really get any spices , missing all around but not bad

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166DeschutesJublealeWinter WarmerA10/12/2009Awesome holiday spice, nutmeg roasty chocolate, full and delicious. 2008 bottle

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572DeschutesJubel 2010American Strong AleA-2/5/2011Tap at Stone, combind elements of a Stout and a Quad, with bourbon, very good

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153DeschutesBlack ButteAmerican PorterA-8/21/2010Great flavor of chocolate and slight coffee notes perfect mouthfeel on this one

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299DeschutesRed Chair NWPAAmerican Pale AleB3/5/2010From Freakin Frog bottle room Vegas, very mellow hopping light body, simple yet well executed

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661DeschutesMirror MirrorAmerican BarleywineB5/23/2011On Tap in Portland, barleywine was decent the barrel aging didn't help it out much in the barrel flavors

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414DeschutesHop in the DarkBlack IPAB7/16/2010A lot of porter like malts enjoyable, not overly hoppy nicely balanced black IPA

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321DeschutesObsidian StoutAmerican StoutB-4/8/2010

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84DeschutesMirror PondAmerican Pale AleB+< 6-09

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164DeschutesTwilight AleAmerican Pale AleC10/11/2009Little orange flavor; not much else, no hops or much malt; this was an old bottle

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282DeschutesInversion IPAIPAC2/18/2010Heavy malt base, not very dry. Hops were muted

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604DeschutesHop HengeDIPAC3/11/2011Malty, slight booze burn

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428DeschutesThe AbyssImperial StoutC+7/29/2010Kinda thin it was lacking a real richness in most, possible bad bottles in '09 could have affected it

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514Desnoes & GeddesRed StripeAdjunct LagerB+11/11/2010Really nice malt profile, not much if any hops, I'm surprised that adjuncts are used

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264Dogfish HeadChicory StoutAmerican StoutA-2/2/2010

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309Dogfish HeadAprihopIPAB3/26/2010Caramel malt, bitter hops that fade in the mouth, medium apricot undertones

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603Dogfish HeadNamasteWitbierB3/4/2011Very strong orange and coriander flavors

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253Dogfish HeadSah'TeaSahtiB-1/27/2010Weird berry flavor; good mouthfeel, interesting experience.

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267Dogfish Head90 Minute IPADIPAB-2/2/2010Too much residual sweetness, syrupy, good flavor. Over 6 mos. Old need to try fresh

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412Dogfish Head60 Min. IPAIPAB-7/9/2010East coastish, it was good, fairly low hopped

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242Dogfish HeadPunkin AlePumpkin AleB+1/15/2010Quite mellow ,slightly spicy of cinnamon and nutmeg, overall pretty good

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241Dogfish HeadSquall IPADIPAB+1/15/2010About a year old bottle, great flavor even though hops faded. Like to ry a fresh one

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275Dogfish HeadPangaeaBelgian Strong Pale AleB+2/10/2010Has a spruce tip flavor on a nice belgian pale, more creamy than crisp in mouthfeel

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269Dogfish HeadPalo Santo MarronAmerican Brown AleB+2/3/2010Taste the wood, and vanilla, strong flavors all around

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619Dogfish HeadButon BatonDIPAC4/10/2011Touch of oak, real malty not much in the way of hops

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200Dogfish HeadImmort AleAmerican Strong AleC-11/28/2009Turkey Fry Friday; from Jeremy from AZ; crazy smoky not that great.

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279Dogfish HeadMida Touch Golden ElixerHerbed/Spice BeerC-2/12/2010

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714Dogfish HeadHellhound on my AleDIPAC+2/2/2010Malt base was absent, hops barely showed up, lemon came through a bit, an ok beer

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406Dogfish HeadRed & WhiteWitbierC+7/4/2010Too sweet, red in color

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727Dogish HeadFestina PecheBerliner WeissbierA-7/27/2011Slight but really nice tart, a small taste of sour peach ring candy

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430Drake's Brewing1500 Pale AleAmerican Pale AleA7-30-10; 4-29-11Tap at Ladyface; great malt balanced with an excellent fruity, musty earth hop similar to a Caldera IPA hop

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697Drake's BrewingDrakonicRussian Imperial StoutA-6/10/2011Very chocolaty and rich , none of the bitter burnt asrtingent flavor

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461Drake's BrewingIPAIPAB9/11/2010Tap at yardhouse, dark resddish color, pretty balanced middle of the road

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511Drake's BrewingDenogginizerDIPAB-11/7/2010Good malt flavors, that dominate the flavor profile. Hops were sharp, and didn't give any of the desired hop characteristics.

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270Drake's BrewingExpedition AleAmber AleB-2/5/2010Brown and amber ale mix of malts, im getting stale hops that aren't helping, need to try fresh.

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322Eagle Rock BreweryEquinoxAmerican Wild AleB4/9/2010Tap Blue Palms, very fruity with an apple cider like tartness

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505Eagle Rock BreweryRevolutionAmerican Pale AleB+10/31/2010Tap at brewery, excellent hop flavor, light crisp body

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673Echigo Beer PubKoshihikari Echigo BeerJapanese Rice LagerB5/26/2011I quite enjoyed this one, very clean rice based malt, just a hint of herbal hop bite

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693Einhorn BrewingSpezial PilsnerGerman PilsenerB+6/10/2011Clean malt, slight breadiness, grassy hops

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723EnegrenProtectorDIPAB7/22/2011Tap at Dugout in Moorpark, very harsh bitterness like ruination, creamy mouthfeel like it was nitro

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427Famous Daves ?Wild HogAmber AleD+7/29/2010Pretty dull not sure of the actual brewer, tasted like a Bayhawk beer

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26FanziskanerHefeweissenHefeweizenA-4/16/2010

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518Firestone WalkerFirestone 14American Strong AleA11/15/2010Vanilla, molasses, bourbon, wonderful display of these flavors, slight alcohol burn

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244Firestone WalkerVelvet MerkinOatmeal StoutA1/16/2010So smooth, roasty with cocoa, perfect mouthfeel

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66Firestone WalkerPale 31American Pale AleA5/16/2010Empty thin body with a great fruity hop burst

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148Firestone WalkerMission St. IPAIPAA9/15/2009Trader Joes; contract brewed by Firestone. Excellent hoppiness, bit thin.

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580Firestone WalkerParabolaImperial StoutA-2/12/2011Bourbon was mellow, chocolate and an small oakiness were in the forefront.

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281Firestone WalkerRobust PorterAmerican PorterA-2/17/2010Super nice malt flavor, reminds me of the smoothness of Velvet Merkin

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245Firestone WalkerUnfiltered Double Barrel AleEnglish Pale AleB1/16/2010Had the malt flavor of SA Boston Lager, not cloudy, not anything special over the original

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65Firestone WalkerDouble Barrel AleEnglish Pale AleB12/13/2009

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520Firestone WalkerMission St. HefeweizenHefeweizenB+11/23/2010Nice yeast flavorsdelicate and balanced nicely

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555Firestone WalkerDouble JackDIPAB+1/13/2011Body was a bit syrupy, but it didn’t have any sweetness which was good, hops were great classic fruity mix

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67Firestone WalkerUnion JackIPAB+12/11/2009Nice hops, kinda thin with a weird pineappley sweetness

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151Firestone WalkerOaktoberfestMarzenB+9/22/2009Tap at JJ Brewskys

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477Firestone WalkerMission St. Pale AleAmerican Pale AleB+9/30/2010Strong hoppy smell, gave of just a slight amount of Union Jack like hops

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337Firestone WalkerSolaceSaisonC4/30/2010Lemon and clove, doesn't come together in the mouth yeast sticks out.

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521Firestone WalkerMissio St. Brown AleAmerican Brown AleC+11/24/2010Slight roast and a touch of nuttiness, thin and missing body

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640Firestone WalkerOjai Bev. AmberAmber AleD+5/7/2011Really weak just the slightest touch of caramel

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569Flossmoor StationRail Hopper IPAIPAC+1/29/2011In hotel at Disneyland, poured flat, malts came through a bit sweet and hops were nice but definitely muted

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316Flying DogRaging BitchBelgian IPAA-3/30/2010German yeast characteristics- banana, great hop with slightly sweet malt base

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308Flying DogGonzo Imperial PorterBaltic PorterB3/19/2010lacked any real roast or malt flavors, alcohol well hidden

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541Flying DogSnake DogIPAC12/23/2010Clashing mettalic hop with the malt

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72Flying DogDouble DogDIPAC-6/19/2009Barleywine like; 11.5%

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336Flying FishExit 16DIPAA-4/24/2010Wild rice made the bosy impossibly thin and light, nice traditional not overpowering hop.

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320Founders BrewingKentucky Breakfast StoutImperial StoutA4/3/2010Bitter chocolate, vanilla, small amount of bourbon, incredible sipper

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273Founders BrewingBreakfast StoutImperial StoutA+2/5/2010Rich, chocolaty, smooth, none of the weird Stout bitterness. A perfect stout

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469Founders BrewingBackwoods BastardScotch AleB-9/17/2010A lot of sweetness and oak from the wood, too sweet for me

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562Founders BrewingDouble TroubleDIPAB+1/21/2011had a touch too much sweetness but not overbearing, hops were pleasant but not excellent

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449Founders BrewingDevil DancerDIPAC8/20/2010Overly sweet, has a nice hop flavor but is overshadow by residual sweetness

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202Full SailWassailWinter WarmerA-12/4/2009Nice hop flavor, so smooth, and perfect malt

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630Full SailLTD #05Amber LagerA-4/21/2011Incredible toffe brown sugar malt, crisp hop, great beer

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354Full SailSession BlackSchwarzbierA-5/21/2010Super smooth a sessionable dark ale, really good beer

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118Full SailIPAIPAB7/31/2009

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106Full SailLTD #03German PilsenerB-7/17/2009Very crisp; nice for a hot day

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159Full SailAmber AleAmber AleB+10/9/2009Lightly flavored, sweet caramel, and slightly hoppy

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351Full SailSessionAmerican Pale LagerB+5/21/2010Grassy crisp and clean; German Pilsner like floral notes

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559Full SailWreck the HallsIPAC-1/18/2011The malt was off, hops were not good, dissapointed

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590Fuller Smith & TurnerESBESBB2/19/2011

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551Fuller Smith & TurnerFuller's London PorterEnglish PorterB+1/6/2011Has real nice chocolate and maybe some tofee, not much roast and a bit minearley

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472Fuller Smith & Turner1845English Strong AleB+9/22/2010Dark fruit flavors, like a mini english barleywine

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388Fuller Smith & TurnerFuller's London PrideEnglish Pale AleC+6/24/2010not much to say classic english PA

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465GeneseeGenny LightAdjunct LagerC+9/15/2010Quite a clean flavor, the vegetal corn flavor didn't come out

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294Gentleman Scholar BrewingRequiemForeign StoutA-3/3/2010Very thin, slight coffee and chocolate, subtle. Would buy again.

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328Goose IslandStockyard Oatmeal StoutOatmeal StoutB4/15/2010Had standard chocolate and rosty flavors, picked up sawdust, not as smooth as others.

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647Goose IslandMatildaBelgian Strong Pale AleB-5/17/2011Had a prominent spiciness, sweetness weighed kinda heavy

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234Goose IslandBourbon County StoutImperial StoutC+1/9/2010I got the nice vanilla whiskey, Too sweet. Took 3 hours to get through bottle

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492Gordon BierschTrader Joe's Vienna LagerVienna LagerB-10/15/2010

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129Gordon BierschBlonde BockBockB-8/14/2009Had a whole tray of them dropped on me- Brian's B-day

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344Gordon BierschMarzenMarzenC5/7/2010Tap Hale'iwa Joes. Forgettable but drinkable

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214Grand TetonBlack CauldronImperial StoutA-12/28/2009

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586Grand TetonSweetgrass APAAmerican Pale AleB-2/18/2011

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513Grand TetonTrout Hop Black IPABlack IPAB+11/11/2010Very balanced bitter flavors in malt and hop did not clash

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578Grand TetonBitch Creek ESBAmerican Brown AleB+2/11/2011Had a nice toffee malt with a little roast and a great little hop kick

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160Grand TetonSweetgrass IPAIPAC10/16/2009Very unfiltered; has an east coast ipa flavor, decent blanced ipa

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524Great DivideOak Aged YetiRussian Imperial StoutA11/29/2010Fabulous base beer, more chocolate and sweet based than roast and coffee, very subtle oak is perfect

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602Great DivideOld RuffianAmerican BarleywineA-3/4/2011Candy sweetness was nice not too much alcohol an enjoyable bw

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713Great DivideRumbleIPAA-7/1/2011Oak was real nice added vanilla and wood flavors, hops weren't there but its probably for the better

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598Great DivideChocolate Oak Aged YetiImperial StoutB2/26/2011

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489Great DivideHibernationOld AleB-10/9/2010Malt dominated, reminded me of scotch ale

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483Great DivideTitan IPAIPAB+10/7/2010Astringent hop, slight candi upfront, piney resin aftertaste

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360Great Lakes BrewingDortmunder GoldDortmunderA5/27/2010Slight lemon & grassy flavors, almost nutty in a way. Best Lager I've had.

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606Green FlashSilva StoutImperial StoutA3/17/2011Bourbon oak and vanilla came through on a great rich chewy stout base

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17Green FlashWest Coast IPAIPAA-2/3/2010Man candy hops

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460Green FlashDouble StoutImperial StoutB9/11/2010Tap at Yardhouse, really nice and smooth, little bit of acrid bitter but good

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389Green FlashHop Head RedAmber AleB-6/24/2010Caramel malt was a bit too sweet

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585Green FlashImperial IPADIPAC+2/18/2011Tap at JJ's, Malt was nice and took a backseat, problem was hops didn't really show up

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287Grupo ModeloNegra ModeloMunich Dunkel LagerB-2/19/2010Had very faint bready and caramel malt, good flavor just light

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135Grupo ModeloPacificoAdjunct LagerC8/22/2009

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289Guinness Ltd.Guinness DraughtIrish Dry StoutB2/21/2010Creamy yet dry mouthfeel, fairly bold flavors of coffee chocolate.

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356Guinness Ltd.Guinness Extra StoutIrish Dry StoutC5/21/2010

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626Hair of the DogRuthAmerican Pale AleC+4/16/2011Crisp and floral, has a strong bittering hop bitterness

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589Hangar 24Orange WheatPale Wheat AleB-2/19/2011Pretty thin a little macro like, orange was really nice

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130HeinekenHeineken LagerEuro Pale LagerC-8/8/2009From the Krups Beetender

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496Henninger Brau AGHenninger Premium LagerHelles LagerB-10/19/2010

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352Hermitage BrewingCoastal Fog IPAIPAF5/21/2010Water with some stale malts, absolutely no hops, drainpour for Chole and I

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96Hitachino NestXH (Sake Barrel Aged)American Strong AleC7/10/2009

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283Hofbrau MunchenHofbrau OriginalHelles LagerB+2/19/2010Slight vegetal flavor, other than that really nice

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243Hollywood Beach BrewingRed Tide AmberAmber AleB1/15/2010Nice nutty malt flavor with a nice amount of hop bitterness. Great Amber

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481Hoppin' FrogB.O.R.I.S. The CrusherRussian Imperial StoutB10/1/2010

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87Hoppy BrewingHoppy Face Amber AleIPAA-7/7/2009Similar to Hop Devil

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112Hoppy BrewingTotal Eclipse Black AleAmerican StoutB7/23/2009

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93Hoppy BrewingStony Face Red AleAmber AleB-7/9/2009

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681Hopworks Urban BreweryHUB IPAIPAA-6/2/2011Great combo of musky and grapefruity hops

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149Imperial StoutBrew Free or Die IPAIPAD9/18/2009Very little citrus hop; has a malt liquor taste, not good. Possibly an old can

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635Innis & GunnRum Cask Oak Aged BeerScotch AleC4/22/2011Woody and thin, woody as in plywood

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250Island BrewingStarry Night Stout 2009Foreign StoutA-1/22/2010Very nice roasty flavors and a nice mouthfeel

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83Josephs BrauDunkelweizenDunkelweizenB+6/24/2009

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566Karl StraussFull Suit BrownBelgian Dark AleB1/29/2011Tap at California Adventure, nutty brown ale was dominant with a touch of belgian style frutiness

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568Karl StraussWindansea WheatHefeweizenB-1/29/2011On tap at California Adventure, sawdust type flavor with a touch of lemon

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157Karl StraussTower 10 IPAIPAB-8/3/2010Earthy, has a little bit of the dirt taste, just ok.

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429Karl StraussAmber LagerAmber LagerB+7/30/2010

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612Karl Strauss22nd AnniversaryImperial StoutC3/26/2011It had good vanilla and stout flavors, mouthfeel was way too thin

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315Karl StraussWoodie GoldGerman PilsenerC-3/27/2010Too sweet of a malt base, not crisp and refreshing. Possibly an old bottle

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334Karl StraussRed TrolleyAmber AleC-4/22/2010Toffee undertones, didn't wrap around my tongue. Slgiht saaz hop & weird metallic twang

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172Kern River BrewingJust Outstanding IPAIPAA10-13-09,6-18-10Dank, smelled so much like pot! Less intense on taste but very nice!; had fresh from growler

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650Kern River Brewing5th AnniversaryDIPAA5/20/2011Super fresh light malt, sweet taste of hops like candy.

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405Kern River BrewingCitra DIPADIPAA7/4/2010Growler picked up by mitches dad, so bright and ctirusy, really tasty

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167Kern River BrewingPumpkin AlePumpkin AleA-10/12/2009Wow, great spice & pumpkin flavor; tastes like a slice of pumpkin pie! A bit thin

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379Kern River Brewing4th Anniversary AleBelgian Pale AleA-6/11/2010Had on isabella camping trip, really good belgian fuitiness and spice, went down great

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378Kern River BrewingIsabella BlondeBlondeA-6/12/2010Growler from brewery; very plain grain type taste, but in a good way, very little floral hop

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390Kern River BrewingClass V StoutImperial StoutA-6/24/2010Velvety smooth from the oats, creamy goodness

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311Kern River BrewingSequoia RedAmber AleB3/21/2010Malt caramel and slightly charcoal, minimal hops, thin mouthfeel

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718Kern River BrewingXtra Pale AleAmerican Pale AleB7/8/2011Very thin body, slight malt base, hops very slight medicinal earthy followed by bigger citrus

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535Kern River BrewingHoliday AleIPAB+12/18/2010Malt was nice, hops werent as much up front as I like but good

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170Kern River Brewing3rd Anniversary AleTripelC10/12/2009Classic Belgian yeast taste, just ok

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607Kern River BrewingChock-a-MoAmerican PorterC3/19/2011Tap at brewery, wasn't very rich and robust

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310Kern River BrewingSaison w/ anise…SaisonC+3/21/2010Didn't really do a whole lot for me, bland with small belgian yeast present.

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190Kirin BreweryKirin IchibanJapanese Rice LagerC+11/8/2009from a can after tennis match; pretty good, clean and smooth, only a slight macro taste; the can helped

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86Kirkland (Costco)Amber AleAmber AleB-7/4/2009Brewed by Gordon Biersch

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367Kirkland (Costco)Pale AleAmerican Pale AleC5/30/2010Little bit too english and astringent hops. Ok

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646Kirkland (Costco)India Pale AleIPAC+5/14/2011had after a long day at the Tinman; it was sweet but not in a bad way, hops played nice 2nd fiddle to malt

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368Kirkland (Costco)German LagerMarzenC+5/30/2010

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218Kiuchi BreweryHitachino Nest White AleWitbierB12/25/2009Very soft and velvety

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347Kona BrewingOld BlowholeAmerican BarleywineA-5/10/2010Very mellow BW, but balanced nicely and enjoyable

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506Kona BrewingPipeline PorterAmerican PorterB11/3/2010The roast and chocolate flavors were good, but not decadent or very rich.

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292Kona BrewingLongboard Island LagerAmerican Pale LagerB2/26/2010Fruity and grassy, really good session lager

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599Kona BrewingKoko BrownAmerican Brown AleB3/4/2011Coconut was there, grassy hop, thin little body and no malt to back up the other flavors

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342Kona BrewingLavaman Red AleAmber AleB5/12/2010Tap at Brennecke's Kaui, found the malt bill very enjoyable, a little bit nutty, minimal hops

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348Kona BrewingFire RockAmerican Pale AleB+5/10/2010Tap at Duke's Waikiki & Kauai, mellow hops really nice malt, I liked it.

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346Kona BrewingWailua WheatPale Wheat AleC-5/9/2010Bottle bought at Dole Plantation, tasted macroish with a slight fruit flavor, supposedly passionfruit

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345Kona BrewingBig Wave Golden AleBlondeD-5/8/2010Bottle from Dole plantation on Oahu, Very boring hardly ditinguishable from a macro

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485LadyfaceWit-ching HourWitbierA10/9/2010On Cask at ladyface, wonderful mouthfeel, excellent wit flavor backed up with the ginger

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262LadyfaceTrois Filles TripelTripelA-1/30/2010Very dry and smooth, with a nice bouquet of fruit from the yeast

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392LadyfaceLa BlancheWitbierA-6/25/2010

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394LadyfaceBlind AmbitionBelgian Dark AleA-6/26/2010excellent Amber ale base beer, belgian yeast note but not too much so

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263LadyfaceLadyface IPAIPAB1/30/2010Very cloudy orange, smell and taste was really good, nothing over the top, just well done

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536LadyfaceMidnight SpecialScotch AleB-12/18/2010

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542LadyfaceOh Smokey NightScotch AleB-12/24/2010Cask Ladyface; all the elements were there, the smoke and cask didn’t really add to the beer

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339LadyfaceNo Guts No GloryChile BeerB-4/30/2010Blind ambition as base with chilie paste. Thin base, very smooth tasted like red hots

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302LadyfacePicture City PorterAmerican PorterB+3/12/2010Excellent coffe dominated flavor with a touch of vanilla, very smooth

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605LadyfaceLa BlondeBlondeC+3/13/2011

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710LagunitasLucky 13.altAltbierA6/24/2011Slight altbier malt but it was masked huge by the awsome citrus hop bouquet

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446LagunitasLittle Sumpin' Sumpin'Pale Wheat AleA8/20/2010Sweet wonderfull citrus hops, don't get a whole lot of wheat, drinks like an IPA

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519LagunitasLittle Sumpin' WildBelgian IPAA-11/20/2010Hops and Belgian yeast combine almost flawlessly, wonderful combination

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206LagunitasLittle Sumpin' ExtraDIPAA+12/11/2009So smooth, candi-sweet and easy to drink. Awesome.

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552LagunitasLucky 13Amber AleB1/7/2011Malts were caramelly and not too sweet, hops have faded, but would have been better fresh

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712LagunitasDog Town Pale AleAmerican Pale AleB7/1/2011

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235LagunitasPILSCzech PilsenerB-1/13/2010Not very floral, nice easy drinker, slight hop twang

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517LagunitasBrown Shugga'American Strong AleB+11/12/2010Sweet dark sugar malt, usually I don’t like, but it was good; hops stayed out of the way for the most part

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231LagunitasImperial Red AleAmber AleB+1/7/2010Slight fruity pebble malt flavor and great hop profile

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286LagunitasMaximusDIPAC2/19/2010Syupy malt, and way too heavy feel, hops were just ok

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372LagunitasWilco Tango FoxtrotAmerican Strong AleC6/4/2010

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98LagunitasHop StoopidDIPAC+7/11/2009

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425LagunitasCappuccino StoutImperial StoutC+7/28/2010Coffee and dark fruit on the back end, fairly thin, not very lucsious

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141LagunitasCensored (The Kronic)Amber AleC+9/6/2009Malty sweetness that I dont like; Drank from bottle

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74LagunitasRuben & the Jet'sBelgian Strong Dark AleD< 6-09

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725Lakefront BreweryFuel CaféAmerican StoutB+7/22/2011Good strong coffee flavor, had a bit of offputting fruit in the end

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145Latrobe Brewing Co.Rolling RockAdjunct LagerC9/7/2009From bottle

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422LengthwiseHarvest Moon Wheat AlePale Wheat AleA-7/23/2010Super wheaty and great spiciness from the yeast

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278Lindeman'sGueuze Cevee ReneGueuzeC+2/12/2010Tasted like a sour apple champagne

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39Lost AbbeyRed BarnSaisonA< 6-09

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490Lost AbbeyDeliveranceImperial StoutA-10/15/2010Tap at Ladyface, Excellent vanilla, oak and bourbon explosion, not much roast on it.

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616Lost AbbeyLost And FoundDubbelA-4/8/2011

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435Lost AbbeySerpent's StoutImperial StoutA-8/7/2010Wonderful coffee and chocolate flavors, delightfully sweet

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622Lost AbbeyCable CarAmerican Wild AleB+4/10/2011

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40Lost AbbeyJudgment DayQuadC-< 6-09

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32Lost CoastDowntown BrownEnglish Brown AleB9/11/2009

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33Lost CoastGreat WhiteWitbierB-< 6-09

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497Lost CoastIndica India Pale AleIPAB-10/22/2010Little caramel malt flavor, pretty nice there. Hops are musty and pine no citrus or juiciness

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674Lost CoastOld FogcutterAmerican BarleywineB+enjoyable malt sweetness, was quite hot in alcohol

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579Lost Coast8 Ball StoutOatmeal StoutB+2/11/2011great roast and very subtle chocolate

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229Lost CoastWinterbraunEnglish Brown AleC1/6/2010Thin, little bit cocoa; strange hop twang at the end

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581Mad RiverSerious MadnessBlack IPAB-2/12/2011Much like a thin roasty porter, mouthfeel was right on for the India part, but hops weren't really there.

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696Mad RiverSteelhead Extra Pale AleAmerican Pale AleB-6/10/2011

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611Mad RiverSteelheadDIPAC-3/26/2011There just werent many hops

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440Magic Hat#9Fruit BeerB-8/13/2010Tap at Barney's Beanery Pasadena, Light body got apricot and a bit of peach

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171Mammoth BrewingDouble Nut BrownAmerican Brown AleA-10/13/2009Roasty, sweet nut flavor really good

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380Mammoth BrewingHigh Country PilsnerGerman PilsenerA-6/14/2010Almost a white caramel malt if there was such a thing, really clean crisp and good

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162Mammoth BrewingEpic IPAIPAB+10/11/2009Similar to Caldera bit of a dirt natural taste to it

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377Mammoth BrewingIPA 395DIPAB+6/11/2010Had on Isabella camping trip. Nice caramelly malt, not too much hop but an enjoyable beer

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423Mammoth BrewingFloating Rock HefeweizenHefeweizenB+7/28/2010I get a good amount of clove and a caramelish malt

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165Mammoth BrewingReal McCoy Amber AleAmber AleC+10/12/2009Very thin, nice caramel, but very simple. Almost too sweet in the caramel

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383Mammoth BrewingParanoid Pale AleAmerican Pale AleD+6/17/2010No freshness info; hops smelled great I didn't taste anything except for a faint malt which was good

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595Marin BrewingWhite KnuckleDIPAA+2/25/2011Lite sugar cookie malt body, hops are amazing

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213Marin BrewingHoppy HolidazeWinter WarmerC12/18/2009Light, nice spiciness, but needs more heft for winter beer

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295Marin BrewingStar Brew- Triple Wheat AleWheatwineC-3/4/2010Lika an overly sweet barleywine, not enjoyable

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375Marin BrewingMarin Hefe WeissHefeweizenC-6/9/2010Kinda stale tasting, no clove or banana, not very good

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37Maui BrewingCoConut PorterAmerican PorterA1/7/2010Mounds bar chocolate and coconut flavors, little thin but perfect for beer

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686Maui BrewingFlyin' Hi.P.HayIPAB6/4/2011Had an nice bready malt, the Falconers Flight hops were not used enough

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397Maui BrewingBig Swell IPAIPAB7/9/2010Fresh can, pretty balanced a good ipa but not one I'd buy a sixer of

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343Maui BrewingBikini Blonde LagerHelles LagerB+5/6/2010In plane on way to Oahu, grassy floral hops and smooth malt

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486Maui BrewingMana WheatPale Wheat AleC+10/9/2010Not that great of a wheat beer with pineapple which makes it kinda good, but tired of it after a few gulps

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658McMenamin's RoseburgRubyFruit BeerB5/22/2011Had a great little rasberry flavor delicate, pretty tasty

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659McMenamin's RoseburgHammerheadAmerican Pale AleB+5/22/2011as faras balanced Pale Ales go this was one of the best I've had

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660McMenamin's RoseburgWorkingman's RedAmber AleC+5/22/2011

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341Melanie BrewingBeer 30 IceAdjunct LagerC5/5/2010Slight corn taste, actually very easy to drink although it doesn't taste good

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318MendocinoBlack Hawk StoutAmerican StoutB4/2/2010

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363MendocinoBlacke Eye AleBlack & TanB+5/28/2010Blend of their stout and ale, really good stout roast in front, clean finish

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186MendocinoRed TailAmber AleC+8/2/2010Not much caramel sweetness, ok hops, very easy to drink. Good quaffer

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601MetoliusCutthroat IPAIPAC+3/4/2011Strong grassy hop

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539Midnight SunTREATPumpkin AleA-12/22/2010Chocolate and cinnamon play together with a touch of pumpkin

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688Midnight SunArctic RhinoAmerican PorterA-6/4/2011Smell was amazing coffee, it came through in the taste but not as much as id hoped, still real nice.

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125MillerMiller High LifeAdjunct LagerC-8/6/2009Bowling Alley special

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27Minhas CraftSimpler Times LagerAdjunct LagerD6/15/2009

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452Minhas CraftSimlper Times PilsnerAdjunct LagerD-8/27/2010Corn and nail polish remover, pretty nasty

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358Mission BreweryShipwreckDIPAB+5/23/2010Mildly sweet malt, really great citrus smell, could have used a bit thinner body

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340Mission BreweryIPAIPAD5/4/2010Bitterness of pine and steel, no citrus in hop profile, tastes like a battery, may not have been fresh

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680Moonlight BrewingReality CzechCzech PilsenerA-5/27/2011Tap at Flavor in Santa Rosa; the malt comes to the front which is nice and there is minimal metallic notes, lived up to the hype

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615Moylan's BrewingRyan Sullivan's Imperial StoutRussian Imperial StoutA-4/1/2011Great chocolate and slight caramel toffee flavor, not overly smoky, really nice

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468Moylan's BrewingNor-Cal IPAIPAA-9/16/2010Dank hop flavor really resinous,

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364Moylan's BrewingHopsickleDIPAB5/29/2010Little too sweet, really earthy dirty hops.

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189Murphy BreweryMurphy's Irish StoutIrish Dry StoutC11/7/2009a bit thin; ok flavor, a little better than Guiness but not that great

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369Napa SmithLost DogAmber AleC6/2/2010Not a whole lot of anything, bland malt, czech style hop, alcohol hidden well though

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475Nectar AlesNectar IPAIPAB-9/23/2010Good little swwet malt, hops come in nice and balance it

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395Nectar AlesHemp AleAmerican Brown AleC+6/30/2010JJ Brewskys, faily dull brown ale, slight spice note on the end, no ganja or anything

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49New BelgiumOld CherryFruit BeerA< 6-09

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3New BelgiumFat TireAmber AleA6/6/2009

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50New BelgiumMothership WitWitbierA-< 6-09

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621New BelgiumLa TerriorAmerican Wild AleA-4/10/2011

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732New BelgiumAbbey Grand CruBelgian Strong Dark AleA-7/29/2011

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436New BelgiumEric's Ale (Lips of Faith #3)American Wild AleA-8/7/2010Tap at Downtown Johnny Brown's, Sour, I got the slight peach flavor, that was good

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4New BelgiumTripelTripelB6/5/2009

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251New BelgiumHoptoberBlondeB9/11/2010Very light malt, nice Cascade hop flavor and aroma, easy drinker. Boderline IPA bitterness

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199New BelgiumSpringboard AleBelgian Pale AleB-11/28/2009Weird spiciness

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211New BelgiumAbbey AleDubbelB-12/18/2009Belgian estery yeast; caramelish at the end; little boozy for ABV but in a nice way

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277New BelgiumRangerIPAB-2/12/2010Astringent hop, not enough sweetness in malt or citrus in hops to back up piney bitterness.

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620New BelgiumLa FolieFlanders Red AleB-4/10/2011Tap Toronado SD

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695New BelgiumMighty ArrowAmerican Pale AleB-6/11/2011You could taste the new belgium malt base, the hops didn’t do much for me

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5New Belgium1554Belgian Dark AleB+6/6/2009Needs a rerate

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685New BelgiumSomersaultBlondeC6/4/2011Got slight lavender, the malt base I did not care for

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690New BelgiumTransatlantique KriekLambicC-5/21/2011In hotel room in Sacramento, it tasted like a carbonated cherry/raspberry juice

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51New Belgium2 BelowESBC+12/19/2009

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48New BelgiumSkinny DipBlondeD< 6-09

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463New BelgiumBlue PaddleGerman PilsenerD9/11/2010Bitter with noble hops, off putting malts

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694New BelgiumSuper CruBelgian Strong Pale AleD+6/11/2011Could taste the Fat Tire malt, the pear juice was weird and the saison yeast didn’t go at all

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293Ninkasi BrewingTricerahopsDIPAA-3/1/2010Sweet but not cloyingly so. Mildly hopped, very balanced, very enjoyable

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376Ninkasi BrewingBeliever Double Red AleAmber AleB6/9/2010

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419Ninkasi BrewingTotal DominationIPAB7/22/2010TI would call this balanced but not in a malty way; the hops were just subdued, and I liked it.

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305Ninkasi BrewingOatisOatmeal StoutB-3/17/2010

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355Ninkasi BrewingSpring ReignBlondeC5/21/2010

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504Ninkasi BrewingSleigh'r Dark Double AltAltbierC-10/29/2010Bigger fuller beer, but no real flavors speak to me

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410Ninkasi BrewingRadiant AleAmerican Pale AleD7/9/2010Tasted like carbed apple juice, not very enjoyable

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75North CoastOld RasputinRussian Imperial StoutA< 6-09

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197North CoastPranqsterBelgian Strong Pale AleA-11/20/2009Good fruitiness

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634North CoastOld Stock Cellar Reserve (Bourbon)Old AleA+4/22/2011The vanilla, bourbon, oak, and toffee camramel flavors are amazing

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325North CoastScrimshaw PilsnerGerman PilsenerB+4/9/2010Tap before Opeth; Floral with a fairly strong english hop presence

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76North CoastBrother TheloniousDubbelC+3/19/2010No bready malt; sweet dark fruits dominate

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77North CoastRed SealAmber AleD+< 6-09

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645North CoastACME IPAIPAF+5/13/2011Awfull hops, metallicy, vegetal, and dish soap

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683OakshireOvercast Espresso StoutAmerican StoutA6/3/2011Coffeee was fabulous in this beer

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332Obolon BreweryOksamytove (Deep Velvet)Euro Dark LagerB+4/21/2010Bottle from Jon's market; deep, smooth, toffee tobbaco

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437Obolon BreweryPshenichnoyeHefeweizenD+8/10/2010Deep almost brown color, slight toffee, flavor and I get a bit of normal hefe flavors on the end, too syrupy in mouth

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729OdonataSaisonSaisonA-7/29/2011

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81Oggi'sHop JuiceDIPAB7/2/2009

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570Oggi'sBlack Magic StoutForeign StoutB+1/29/2011Chocolate, not much roast, silky smooth

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728OmmegangThree PhilosophersQuadB-7/28/2011

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531OmmegangHennepinSaisonC+12/12/2010Pretty spicy

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724OmmegangAbbey AleDubbelC+7/22/2011Fruitiness was strong, no bready malt, mouthfeel kinda thin

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201Oriental BreweryOB LagerJapanese Rice LagerD12/2/2009At the oaks restaurant. Thanks Chole.

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523Oskar BluesDale's Pale AleAmerican Pale AleA-11/27/2010Tap instant replay before tasting, really enjoyed this well crafted pale ale, hoppy with great malt balance

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248Oskar BluesOld ChubScottish AleA-1/22/2010Great caramel, molassaes, and slight chocolate malt, tiny bit of smoke, really good

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224Oskar BluesTen FidyRussian Imperial StoutB-1/2/2010Thick and rich but the flavors are nothing to special or savory

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560Oskar BluesMama's Little Yella PilsCzech PilsenerC-1/14/2011Metallic as usual from Saaz,

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307Oskar BluesGordonDIPAC+3/19/2010Good malt not too sweet, hop profile really fell short

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730PaulanerHefe-WeissbierHefeweizenB-7/29/2011

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441PaulanerOktoberfestMarzenB+8/14/2010Clean malty flavors, smooth body nice drinking beer

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137PaulanerDoppel BockDoppelbockB+8/28/2009

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672Pelican Pub & BreweryTsunami StoutForeign StoutB-5/25/2011Roasty but almost a bit acrid in the level of roast

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361Pivovar NachodPrimator Double BockDoppelbockC+5/28/2010Purchased at Jon's, was good and malty, but far too sweet hard time finishing

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574Pizza Port CarlsbadGood Grief w/Tosted CoconutAmerican Brown AleB+2/6/2011Cask, the brown ale was pretty simple, light roast and nut, coconut came out a little and drank well

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618Pizza Port Solana BeachA.B.L.E.DIPAA-4/9/2011Had that musky dirty hop really nice

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203Port BrewingSanta's Little HelperRussian Imperial StoutA12/4/2009Winter Seasonal, so rich and tasty

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733Port BrewingOlder ViscosityImperial StoutA7/29/2011

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391Port BrewingMongoDIPAA-6/25/2010Tap at Ladyface- could have been wrong beer ladeled at 7% with questinoable tap handle

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94Port BrewingWipeout IPAIPAA-7/10/2009Bomb.com

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188Port BrewingHop 15DIPAA-7/30/2010Tap at Ladyface; Great beer, tougue scraping bitterness.

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285Port BrewingMidnight Sessions LagerSchwarzbierB2/19/2010Roasted porter flavors of coffee and chocolate, but with a lager mouthfeel and finish

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140Port Brewing3rd AnniversaryDIPAB9/4/2009Too much alcohol heat, excellent hop flavor

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484Port BrewingHigh Tide Fresh HopIPAB-10/9/2010Earthy hopd flavor with a higher than normal astringencey

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698Port Brewing5th AnniversaryDIPAB-6/15/2011Syrupy body, hops were nice

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155Port BrewingPanzer Imperial PilsenerImperial PilsenerB-9/26/2009Kinda dull, not much going on, but that may just be how the style is.

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127Port BrewingOld ViscosityImperial StoutB+8/8/2009

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41Port BrewingHot RocksEuro Dark LagerC< 6-09

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147PyramidJuggernaut Red AleAmber AleA-9/12/2009Great hoppy, and delicious

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158PyramidSnow CapWinter WarmerC10/3/2009Burnt malt flavor; no winter seasonal spices; not good

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52PyramidHaywire HefeweizenPale Wheat AleC2/26/2010

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609PyramidOutburstDIPAC3/25/2011Strong amlt back, just not a good hop presence

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53PyramidAudacious Apricot AleFruit BeerC+2/17/2010Cheap flavorless base beer with a nice apricot flavor over the top of it.

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223RedhookTreblehookAmerican BarleywineA12/31/2009Candy sweetness to the malt, light on hops.

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55RedhookDouble Black Stout (with Coffee)Imperial StoutB< 6-09

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54RedhookLonghammerIPAB6/11/2010Nice floral hop notes, not very much pine or citrus, but it is good.

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584RedhookWinterhookWinter WarmerB+2/17/2011Nice ESB type caramel malt, tropical but very faint ipa type hops come through, would be tasty as a summer beer

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516RedhookBig BallardDIPAC11/12/2010The malt was nice and stayed out of the way, but there were no hops, really dissapointing.

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608RedhookCopper HookAmber AleC3/25/2011Metalic on the front, nice amber malt comes in, no hops

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91RedhookESBESBC8/28/2010Malt has a little apple, metallic hoppy

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553RedhookEisbock 28EisbockC+1/7/2011Pretty thin with toffee flavors, with almost a barleywine like sweetness

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669Rock Bottom PortlandDouble Bit IPADIPAC5/23/2011It was late in the evening, might as well grab another DIPA

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349RogueSt. Rogue RedAmber AleA5/10/2010Tap Yardhouse Waikiki; really great beer, hops were perfect with brown sugar like malt

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31RogueShakespeare StoutAmerican StoutA-< 6-09

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73RogueChocolate StoutMilk/Sweet StoutA-6/25/2009

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30RogueHazelnut Brown NectarEnglish Brown AleA+5/10/2010Tap yardhouse, had an acrid finish, will have from bottle again before re-rating

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662RogueDouble Mocha PorterAmerican PorterB5/23/2011Tap at Rogue Portland, it was good but not as Mochaey or Chocolatey as I would have wanted

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290RogueFirst Growth: Dirtoir Black LagerSchwarzbierB-2/24/2010Very roasty and smoky a bit too much, pitch black color, doesn't go down as smooth as others

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663RogueYounger's Special Bitter (cask)English BitterB-5/23/2011Cask at Rogue in Portland

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246RogueChipotle AleChile BeerC1/19/2010Smokey Spiciness, paired with Jalapeno Havarti cheese. Wouldn't drink again

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296RogueDad's Little HelperMalt LiquorC3/5/2010I could taste the ghetto-ness which was cool, but the craft part wasn't executed

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385RogueJohn John Dead Guy AleMaibockC6/18/2010Dead guy ale with whisky, tasted like a cheap whisky

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161RogueCaptian Sig's Deadliest AleAmber AleC+10/11/2009Too hoppy, not enough caramel toasted sweetness

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664RogueDad's Little Helper Black IPABlack IPAC+5/23/2011Bottle in hotel room in Portland, malts meh, hops meh

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1RogueMom HefeweizenHefeweizenC+6/17/2009

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597RogueCreek AleDubbelD2/26/2011Kind of an empty slightly belgian dark ale under a not good cherry flavor

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512RogueJohn John HazelnutAmerican Brown AleD+11/6/2010Hazelnut from beer didn't come through, yummy barrel flavors were absent, slight rum booze

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384RogueDead Guy AleMaibockD+6/18/2010Wasn't good, reminded me of a Marzen

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654Rubicon BrewingIPA (cask)IPAA-5/21/2011Cask at brewery

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353Rubicon BrewingESBESBB5/21/2010Metallic caramelly malt, pretty good

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543Rubicon BrewingHop SauceDIPAB-12/24/2010Tap Ladyface; had a nice hop, and a nice malt, pretty par for the course

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319Rubicon BrewingIPAIPAB+4/2/2010Pretty sweet like candi sugar sweet, not over malty syrupy. I liked it

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655Rubicon BrewingWinter Wheat WineWheatwineB+5/21/2011Had a great sugary hop flavor with minimal booze and malt sweetness

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386Rubicon BrewingIrish Red AleIrish Red AleB+6/18/2010Deep caramel malts, simple hop flavor

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656Rubicon BrewingMonkey Knife FightAmerican Pale AleC-5/21/2011

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657Rubicon BrewingPurple MaibockMaibockD-5/21/2011

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28Russian RiverPliny the ElderDIPAA3/24/2010

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677Russian RiverJanet's Brown AleAmerican Brown AleA5/27/2011Tap at Russian River; brown ale base was great and nutty, then the hops start to dominate, a really great hoppy brown

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500Russian RiverTemptationAmerican Wild AleA-10/22/2010

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675Russian RiverRussian River IPAIPAA-5/27/2011Tap at Russian River; Dank earthy hops reminded me a lot of Caldera

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29Russian RiverBlind PigIPAB3/19/2010Fantastic smell, empty on taste and mouthfeel, like I'm almost drinking water.

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381Russian RiverConsecrationAmerican Wild AleB6/16/2010Sour but had an underlying complexity that kept me intrigued, tasted the wine from barrels

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678Russian RiverEruditionSaisonB-5/27/2011Tap at Russian River; dissapointed, not much on the saison type spice, nothing was really interesting, ok

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488Russian RiverRedemptionBelgian Pale AleB+10/14/2010Very soft mouthfeel, Belgian yeast flavor, wit beer type of mouthfeel

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679Russian RiverOVL StoutIrish Dry StoutB+5/27/2011Tap at Russian River; Good flavor, more robust than most in the style

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676Russian RiverPerditionBiere de GardeB+5/27/2011Tap at Russian River; Like a great belgian PA but with a darker malt base, really good

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455Russian RiverSupplicationAmerican Wild AleB+8/31/2010Had an underlying cherry creamy sweetness on top of the brett sour flavor

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592Rust Belt BrewingCoke Oven StoutAmerican StoutB+2/19/2011

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195Sam AdamsImperial WhiteWitbierA-11/13/2009looks dark like a barleywine; Tastes like a strong wit; incredibly drinkable for 10.3% abv; dangerously good.

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255Sam AdamsCream StoutMilk/Sweet StoutA-1/29/2010Such a nice roast flavor and very smooth, great beer

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63Sam AdamsSummer AlePale Wheat AleA-4/15/2010

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90Sam AdamsLongshot Double IPADIPAA-7/7/2009Like Pliny but maltier

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547Sam AdamsLatitude 48IPAB12/28/2010Nice but sweet malt, hops come in nicely, very well balanced

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258Sam AdamsScotch AleScotch AleB1/29/2010Had nice peat smoke flavor, missing a little richness

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268Sam AdamsBoston AleAmerican Pale AleB2/3/2010Nice caramel malt flavor combined with a light amount of british style hops. More english than american style

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365Sam AdamsLongshot Lemon pepper saisonSaisonB5/29/2010Citrus up front, pepper in aftertaste and burp

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682Sam AdamsLatitude 48- AhtanumIPAB6/2/2011

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739Sam AdamsRustic SaisonSaisonB7/30/2011

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92Sam AdamsLongshot Traditional BockBockB7/9/2009

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178Sam AdamsHoliday PorterAmerican PorterB-10/23/2009Winter beer; nice solid porter, nothing special

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254Sam AdamsNoble PilsGerman PilsenerB-1/29/2010Malt bill is flavorless, so smooth and unoffensive, then you get a nice hop bitterness

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633Sam AdamsLongshot Blackened HopsBlack IPAB-4/27/2011More hoppy porter than IPA

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704Sam AdamsImperial StoutRussian Imperial StoutB-6/18/2011

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709Sam AdamsLatitude 48- EKGIPAB-6/24/2011Was pretty grassy and a little floral

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371Sam AdamsLongshot Old Ben AleOld AleB-6/4/2010Little musty malty flavor, nothing that great

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110Sam AdamsBlackberry WitbierWitbierB-7/23/2009

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478Sam AdamsHarvest Pumpkin AlePumpkin AleB+10/1/2010Slight spices played well with pumpkin undertones

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176Sam AdamsCoastal WheatPale Wheat AleB+10/23/2009From winter pack '09; Simple but nice; lemon and a bit of bubblegum

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509Sam AdamsWhite AleWitbierB+11/6/2010Had great spicy Belgian yeast flavors,

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508Sam AdamsChocolate BockBockB+11/6/2010Chocolate and toffee, rich and sweet, enjoyable

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643Sam AdamsLatitude 48- SimcoeIPAB+5/12/2011Simcoe is awesome, gives it a nice Grapefruith pith note, it would fare better with a mellower malt base

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62Sam AdamsBoston LagerVienna LagerB+7/23/2009

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134Sam AdamsOctoberfestMarzenB+8/21/2009

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479Sam AdamsBlack LagerSchwarzbierC10/1/2010Had a malt sweetness, missing the dry and smoked part

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182Sam AdamsWinter LagerBockC10/27/2009Classic Sam Adams wateriness; minimal spicing

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632Sam AdamsLongshot Honey B's Lavender AleHerbed/Spice BeerC4/22/2011Very lavender kind of a saaz/macro aftertaste that coats the mouth

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109Sam AdamsHefeweizenPale Wheat AleC7/21/2009

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108Sam AdamsSam Adams LightLight LagerC7/21/2009

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89Sam AdamsLongshot Cranberry WitWitbierC7/7/2009

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88Sam AdamsPale AleEnglish Pale AleC7/7/2009

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139Sam AdamsIrish RedIrish Red AleC-9/4/2009Metalic, Cabbage flavor,

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177Sam AdamsOld FezziwigWinter WarmerC+10/23/2009Slight deep chocolate roast, slight spice; not as spicy or boozy as I would expect from the style

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692Sam AdamsLatitude 48- Hallertau MittelfruehIPAC+5/12/2011mellow floral boquet of roses up front, tasted like I was licking raw steel on the back end, real mettalic

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366Sam AdamsLongshot Mile High BarleywineAmerican BarleywineC+5/29/2010Mellow barleywine flavor, little malty I liked it.

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146Sam AdamsBrown AleEnglish Brown AleD9/10/2009Tasteless, waterey; The taste it does have is mettalicky

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138Sam AdamsDunkelweizenDunkelweizenD9/4/2009Thin, not good clove or banana flavor. Unenjoyable

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181Sam AdamsCranberry LambicFruit BeerD+10/23/2009Overly sweet; not as bad as portrayed on BA

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64Sam AdamsCherry WheatFruit BeerF< 6-09

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338Sam AdamsTriple BockAmerican Strong AleF4/30/2010Maple syrup & booze, just bad, can't drink this stuff

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359Samuel SmithsIndia AleEnglish IPAA-5/25/2010Biscuity malt, English herbal twangy hops, bitter almost like biting citrus rind

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131Samuel SmithsNut Brown AleEnglish Brown AleB8/15/2009

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498Samuel SmithsWinter WelcomeWinter WarmerC-10/22/2010Amber malt, poorly made amber taste, metallic hop

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404Saranac (FX Matt)Amber Wheat AleAmerican Dark Wheat AleB7/3/2010Fat Tire like malt really tasty, little bit thin but good.

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403Saranac (FX Matt)Summer AlePale Wheat AleB7/3/2010Almost like Sam Adams Summer, but not as good

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402Saranac (FX Matt)HellesHelles LagerC7/3/2010

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401Saranac (FX Matt)Pomegranate WheatPale Wheat AleC7/3/2010Light pom flavor, not much going on in the underlying beer, but decent

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399Saranac (FX Matt)Pale Pale AleAmerican Pale AleD7/2/2010rotted hop flavor, not good, bad malt

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398Saranac (FX Matt)Rye PilsenerRye BeerD7/2/2010Barely a hint of Rye, corn macro pilsener flavor, just a touch better than Bud

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636SchlaflyReserve - Imperial StoutRussian Imperial StoutB+4/22/2011Had a great bourbon stout flavor, mouthfeel was pretty thin

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247Schneider & SohnAventinusWeizenbockB+1/20/2010Very nice drinker, strong clove and slight booze flavor

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716Schneider & SohnSchneider WeissHefeweizenC+7/8/2011

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451Scottish & NewcastleNewcastle Brown AleEnglish Brown AleD+8/24/2010Couldn't pick up much flavor besides a bit of honey, and bland malt

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163Sequoia BrewingGeneral Sherman IPAIPAC+10/11/2009Smelled like a macro, standard taste, just ok

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175ShipyardSmashed PumpkinPumpkin AleC+10/16/2009Had a belgian yeast flavor; strong dry cinnamon/nutmeg; back to the belgian on aftertaste.

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593ShipyardIPAEnglish IPAC+2/25/2011Beer has good hop character, im just not a fan of fuggles at all

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600Shmaltz BrewingConey Island LagerAmber LagerB-3/4/2011toffeish & lagerish, meh

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527Shmaltz BrewingHe'Brew Jewbelation FourteenAmerican BarleywineB+12/4/2010Tasted like a mix of a stout and barleywine it was very good, not too much maty sweetness

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507Sierra NevadaEstate Homegrown AleAmerican Pale AleA-11/4/2010I loved the malt sweetness on this one, caramelly and fruity with a nice hop flavor on top, too expensive

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699Sierra NevadaBeer Camp- California CommonSteam BeerA-6/17/2011Strong saaz smell, caramel body complents the hops very well, tastes so much better than I thought judging the smell.

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185Sierra NevadaAnniversary AleIPAB11/2/2009Fall seasonal;

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222Sierra NevadaBrownAmerican Brown AleB1/2/2010Tap, at Pizza Port. Very roasty, nice body, no nuttiness that I like

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333Sierra NevadaPorterAmerican PorterB4/21/2010Old bottle; tasty coffe, little mettalic twang, good, want to try fresh

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22Sierra NevadaBigfootAmerican BarleywineB6/13/2009

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85Sierra NevadaPale AleAmerican Pale AleB6/18/2009

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703Sierra NevadaBeer Camp- Juniper BlackBlack IPAB6/18/2011

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702Sierra NevadaBeer Camp- Double IPADIPAB6/18/2011Good, it fits the style to a T. Not spectacular

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82Sierra NevadaCrystal WheatPale Wheat AleB7/2/2009On-Tap, Ojai Bev. Co.

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114Sierra NevadaStoutAmerican StoutB7/28/2009Alcohol too hot for 5.8%

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458Sierra NevadaTumblerAmerican Brown AleB9/5/2010Get a little smokiness, good maltiness, I will be buying some every fall

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357Sierra NevadaFritz and Kens- 30th Anni.Imperial StoutB-5/23/2010Smokey bitterness

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701Sierra NevadaBeer Camp- WeizenbockWeizenbockB-6/18/2011Not heavy on the german yeast,

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21Sierra NevadaSouthern HemisphereAmerican Pale AleB-6-8-09,5-18-1009 & 10, its good beer im just underwhelmed SNPA is better and a lot cheaper

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105Sierra NevadaWheatPale Wheat AleB-7/15/2009Retired Brew; had side by side w/ Kellerweis

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104Sierra NevadaCelebrationIPAB-7-16-09,11-25-092008- 8 mos. Old, 2009- fresh was better.

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115Sierra NevadaKellerweisHefeweizenB+7/28/2009Side by side w/ SN Wheat

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20Sierra NevadaTorpedoIPAB+7/4/2009

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466Sierra Nevada30th Anni. Jack and Ken's Black BarleywineAmerican BarleywineB+9/15/2010Black, I could taste the blackmalt smokiness slightly, that led to some deep fruits, nothing overwhelmingly sweet

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265Sierra NevadaGlissade Golden BockMaibockC+2/2/2010On tap at BJ's woodland hills with Chole

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575Sierra NevadaHoptimumDIPAC+2/7/2011Unpleasant hop profile, consisted of rotting hops, malt is nice, booze burns through a bit

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624Sierra NevadaOvilaDubbelC+4/11/2011Tap at Stone, really lacing in the signature maltiness from a Dubbel

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23Sierra NevadaSummerfestCzech PilsenerD+6/10/2009

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424Sly FoxRoyal Weisse AleHefeweizenB7/28/2010I get hefe flavors but I don't taste a distinct banana clove going on

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476SmuttynoseBarleywineAmerican BarleywineB+9/23/2010Deep flavors, but lacking complexity

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174Snowshoe BrewingYosemite Falls Pale AleAmerican Pale AleB-10/13/2009Good floral, and light hoppy notes

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684Southern Oregon BrewingNice Rack IPAIPAC+6/3/2011Little mettalic kinda malty but overall not as bad as it could have been.

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432Southern Tier2XIPADIPAA-8/4/2010Light malts with a touch of sweetness; hops are upfront

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374Southern TierChoklatImperial StoutA+6/7/2010Mitch traded for this one, intense chocolate smell, creamy chocolate flavor, just excellent

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558Southern TierUnearthlyDIPAC+1/14/2011Syrupy sweet, not very good, hops also were under avereage

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480Southern TierPumkingPumpkin AleD10/1/2010Had a bad vanilla, and cream sweetness, not good

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101SpatenOptimatorDoppelbockA-11/6/2009

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493SpatenOktoberfet Ur-MarzenMarzenB10/15/2010Tackey yet unrefined, kind of skunky but after that wore off it tasted pretty good

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556SpatenPremium LagerHelles LagerB-1/14/2011Fresh and untouched by light, had a very slight adjunct taste

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442SpeakeasyBig Daddy IPAIPAA8/15/2010Perfect balance of a very thin malt and fruity hops. Wish the flavor had a bit more punch

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152SpeakeasyProhibition AleAmber AleA-9/23/2009Deep caramel malt, good amount of hoppiness

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116SpeakeasyBootlegger Black LagerSchwarzbierB7/29/2009On-Tap JJ Brewsky's

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737SpeakeasyBetrayalImperial AmberB7/30/2011

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470SpeakeasyPayback PorterAmerican PorterB9/18/2010

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691SpeakeasyWhite LightningPale Wheat AleB+6/10/2011Slight wheat in the beginning into a strong lemon flavor, fairly sour, witbier not reall bordering mild wild ale

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431SpeakeasyDouble DaddyDIPAB+7/30/2010Tap at Ladyface; good malts that weren't too sweet, hops could have provided more citrus

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288St. BernardusPrior 8Dubbel2/20/2010

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300St. BernardusTripelTripelB3/10/2010Not as light and fruity as others, hefty on mouthfeel, not as floral, I like it

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304St. BernardusPater 6DubbelB-3/17/2010Extremely fruity with plum and fig; bit too sweet

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502St. BernardusSt. Bernardus Abt. 12QuadB+10/26/2010Had the most blegian yeast, very traditional belgian dark ale dark fruit flavors

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261St. BernardusWitWitbierB+1/30/2010Fruity from belgian yeast,

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99Stone12th Anni. Bitter Chocolate Oatmeal StoutImperial StoutA7/11/2009

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121StoneArrogant Bastard (Cask)American Strong AleA8/1/2009Cask at brewery

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71StoneRussian Imperial StoutRussian Imperial StoutA-12/23/2009

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326StoneEl Camino (Un)RealAmerican Strong AleA-4/11/201021st amendment/ FW colab. A lot like a stout, little bit thinner, very good spicing

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629StoneOld Guardian '07American BarleywineA-4/17/2011From growler, really mellowed out and became a great toffee sweet BW

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95Stone13th Anniversary AleImperial AmberA-7/10/2009

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731StoneCherry Chocolate StoutImperial StoutA-7/29/2011Cheery is slight but good, stout is chocolaty and really good

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124StoneSmoked Porter with Vanilla BeansAmerican PorterA-8/4/2009Growler from brewery

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156StoneCoconut Porter "Aloha Plenty"American PorterA-9/25/2009Colab. Stone/Maui/Ken Schmidt. Thick milkshake like, great sweetness under coffee

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6StoneIPAIPAA+6/13/2009

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537StoneLukcy BastardAmerican Strong AleB12/22/2010More mellow in the hop than AB, easier to drink

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2StoneLevitationAmber AleB6/17/2009

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10StoneVertical Epic 08.08.08Belgian Strong Pale AleB+< 6-09

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495StoneDouble Dry Hopped IPAIPAB+10/16/2010Tap Lucky Baldwins Sierra Madre; I feel the hopping was overboard didn't lend itself great to the base beer

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9StoneArogant BastardAmerican Strong AleB+12/9/2009

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8StoneDouble BastardAmerican Strong AleB+12/27/2009

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233StoneSawyer's TripleTripelB+1/8/2010

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7StoneRuinationDIPAB+1/8/2010Very piney, slight citrus hops. Dry mouthfeel

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594StoneBELGO Old GuardianAmerican BarleywineB+2/25/2011Belgian yeast was a nice player in this BW

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13StoneOld Guardian '08,'10American BarleywineB+2/26/2010

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413Stone14th Emperial IPAEnglish IPAB+7/14/2010Really clean malt no sweetness perfect base for IPA; hops confirmed I'm not a big fan of the english

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120StoneOaked Arrogant BastardAmerican Strong AleB+8/1/2009Tap at brewery

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448StoneSaison du BuffSaisonB+8/20/2010Intense herbal spices, tastes good missing some of the other complexities of beer

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11StoneCali-BelgiqueBelgian IPAC6/2/2009Needs re-rate, sampled it 9-18-10 and it was good

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117StonePale AleAmerican Pale AleC-2/4/2011Tap Hennessey's in Vista, hops aren't really there, malt does nothing for me

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12StoneSublimely Self-RighteousBlack IPAC+7/2/2009

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14StoneSmoked PorterAmerican PorterD-< 6-09

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705StoneBELGO Anise IRSRussian Imperial StoutD-6/20/2011Wasn't much blegian yeast, the strong anise clashed horribly with the roasty chocolate/coffee

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97StoneVertical Epic 07.07.07Belgian Pale AleD+7/11/2009

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720StoneStone/Ishii/Baird Green Tea IPAIPAF7/14/2011Green tea was medicine strength, left my mouth dry and chalky, just really bad

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735SudwerkHellesHelles LagerB+7/30/2011Crisp hop, maybe a touch too hoppy

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740Surf BrewerySurf PatrolBlack IPAA-7/29/2011Tap at JJ's; very nice malts that didn't get get in the way of the hops

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651SurlyFuriousIPAA-5/20/2011Had the musty earthy hops of that of Caldera IPA, it reminds me a lot of that beer

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565SurlyAbrasiveDIPAA+1/27/2011Honey sweet malt, hops hit hard, citrusy, piney and very very juicy, I just wanted to keep chugging this beer

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561SweetwaterIPAIPAA-1/21/2011Slight sweet malt but the hops hit prefectly, pungent and bitter

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708TelegraphRhinocerosAmerican BarleywineD+6/20/2011Strange spicy, tart, malt sweetness form the rye

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689Telegraph BrewingReserve Wheat AleAmerican Wild AleA-6/4/2011Great mellow sour beer, it had a little lemony zip to it

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314Telegraph BrewingCalifornia AleSteam BeerB3/29/2010Tap JJ Brewskis, faint caramel undertone with english hops, clean and crisp

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738Telegraph BrewingObscura ArboreaFlanders Red AleB7/30/2011

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638TerrapinWake-n-Bake Coffee Oatmeal StoutImperial StoutA4/30/2011Amazing coffee

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583TerrapinMoo-Hoo Chocolate Milk StoutMilk/Sweet StoutB-2/17/2011No real roast, just a touch of chocolate, slight cream at the finish

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420TerrapinCapt'n KrunklesBlack IPAB-7/22/2010Not as roasty as others, only a slight hop kind of mellow

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576TerrapinBig Hoppy MonsterAmber AleB+2/8/2011Rich toffee, caramel and chocolate malt, hops aren't as noticeable as the name implies

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726TerrapinDepth ChargeMilk/Sweet StoutB+7/27/2011Nice espresso and sweetness

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741TerrapinHopsecutionerIPAB+8/4/2011Bready caramel malt, that I like; faintly juicy hops, but this beer was more about the malt

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433Three FloydsDreadnaughtDIPAA-8/5/2010

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550Thunderhead BrewingCornstalkerDark Wheat AleB+1/5/2011Had really great porter profile, with a thiner body, nothing really wheat or corn about it.

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271TroegsNugget NectarAmber AleA2/5/2010The malt flavors are perfect Amber; the hops are strong, but not overpowering. So smooth

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665Trumer Brauerei BerkeleyTrumer PilsGerman PilsenerA-5/23/2011Tap in Irish Pub in Portland

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648UintaDubhe Imperial Black IPABlack IPAB+5/17/2011awesome hop aroma, hops dissapeared a little in the taste behind the smokey malt

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210UnibroueTrader Joe's 2009 Vintage AleBelgian Strong Dark AleA12/15/2009Nice Ginger & Citrus very good.

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532UnibroueTrader Joe's 2010 Vintage AleBelgian Strong Dark AleB12/14/2010Fizzy head went quick, slight Belgian yeast spice, Sweeter lighter fruit flavors cherry/grape

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443UnibroueRaftmanBelgian Pale AleB8/18/2010Leads with a pleasant belgian spice, then… nothing

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46UnibroueBlanche de ChamblyWitbierB-< 6-09

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47UnibroueLa TerribleBelgian Strong Dark AleB+< 6-09

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350UnibroueTrois PistolesBelgian Strong Dark AleB+5/10/2010Tap Yarhouse Waikiki

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444UnibroueEphemereFruit BeerC8/19/2010Nice Green Jolly Rancher smell, I get slight sour apple in taste and is very thin and missing body

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128UnibroueLa Fin Du MondeTripelC-8/14/2009Sharp Boozieness

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453UnibroueChambly NoireBelgian Dark AleC+8/27/2010Light belgian flavor not a whole lot else.

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16VictoryGolden MonkeyTripelA6/10/2011Super spicy but not too sweet tripel I like this one

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68VictoryHop DevilIPAA6/9/2009Amberish

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226VictoryTwilightAmerican Strong AleB-1/2/2010Tap, at Backstreet Brewing in Vista;

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306VictoryFetsbierMarzenB-3/19/2010past "best by" date

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312VictoryHop WallopDIPAB-3/26/2010Malt Bill tastes like a Stella, just highly hoped. Hop bill is just bitter, no juicy or citrus flavors

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331VictoryStorm King StoutRussian Imperial StoutB-4/16/2010Kinda had a baltic porter flavor not really that good

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742VictoryHeadwaters Pale AleAmerican Pale AleB+8-1-09;2-1-11Great mix of crisp grassy hops & sturdy but dry malt backcone

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123VictoryPrima PilsGerman PilsenerB+8-1-09;2-1-11Super grassy, had a slight citus undertone in the hop

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393Voodoo BrewingVoodoo Love ChildTripelD-6/25/2010Awful Cran-Raspberry flavor tasted like a bad cocktail

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491Warsteiner BrauereiWarsteiner Premium VerumGerman PilsenerA-10/15/2010Really great sweet but light malt flavors, crisp grassy hops, really good beer

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303Wasatch BrewingPolygamy PorterAmerican PorterB-3/17/2010Roasty, drinks like a root beer

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24WeihenstephanerOringinal PremiumHelles LagerA6/2/2009

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459WeihenstephanerKorbinianDoppelbockA-9/5/2010Really rich and no overwhelming sweetness that usually kills these beers for me

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25WeihenstephanerHefe WeissbierHefeweizenB< 6-09

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249WeihenstephanerKristallweissbierKristalweizenB-1/22/2010A softer and crisper version of their Hefe, very slight clove, a subtle banana is predominant

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240WeihenstephanerFestbierMarzenC+1/15/2010Pale Euro Lager like, Saaz hops, thin. Not an O'fest beer at all, but still good, out of style

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18Wells & YoungsYoung's Double Chocolate StoutMilk/Sweet StoutA6/5/2009

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252Wells & YoungsWell's Banana Bread BeerFruit BeerC1/23/2010Not a very good base beer, but it did have some nice banana and spice flavors

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191Whitbread PLCWhitbread Pale AleEnglish Pale AleB+11/11/2009Good toffee malt; not much hopiness, but nice

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298WidmerW'10 Pitch Black IPABlack IPAA3/5/2010From bottle room Freakin' Frog Vegas, good hop, really shines in the slight black malt flavor

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642WidmerX-114IPAA-5/12/2011Super light color, citrusy juicy hops, white bread like malt base

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236WidmerDrifterAmerican Pale AleB-1/13/2010Nice smell, a little thin and loses the hops on taste. This one is a nice drinker

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649WidmerBarrel Aged BrrrbonWinter WarmerB-5/19/2011The boubon barrel flavors came out really nice, the base beer did not lend itself well to the treatment at all

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473WidmerDeadlift Imperial IPADIPAB+9/23/2010Belgian sugar, I picked up a small amount of Nelson hops

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238WidmerDrop TopAmber AleC1/14/2010

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582WidmerW'11 KGBRussian Imperial StoutC2/16/2011Acrid taste, pretty thin for a RIS, ok for the price.

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239WidmerHefeweizenPale Wheat AleC+1/15/2010Nothing great, just a wheat beer, no good yeast flavors

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719WidmerCitra Summer BlondeBlondeC+7/14/2011Malt came on a little which was nice hops weren't very citra like

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237WidmerBroken HaloIPAD+1/13/2010Terribly thin, light, and non-hoppy. A macro IPA if there ever was one

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625Wychwood BreweryKing GoblinESBB4/15/2011

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417YuenglingBlack & TanBlack & TanB7/19/2010Good beer, slight roast, clean finish, pretty smooth mouthfeel

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205Zywiec Breweries PLCZywiec PorterBaltic PorterB-12/11/2009Dunkelweizen like clove/bannana & alcohol smell; taste like nothing, slight roast easy drinker

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373Zywiec Breweries PLCOriginal BeerEuro Pale LagerC6/7/2010