Beer Review: Breckenridge Brewery Nitro Pumpkin Spice Latte

November 18, 2016 0

Amanda: Pumpkin beer is my favorite seasonal, so I’m always excited to try each year’s new offerings. I also proudly love my pumpkin spice lattes. When the two come together, you can bet I’m a little giddy. Just in time for your Thanksgiving beer shopping list, let’s see how Breckenridge Brewery’s Nitro Pumpkin Spice Latte holds up. Sonora: I’ve long thought that pumpkin beers are perfect Read More

Fall Beers 101: Part 1 – Pumpkin Beers

September 14, 2016 0

The leaves are changing, the air is crisp, and another sun-soaked summer fades into autumn. Football season has arrived and you can hear your local marching band practice in the evenings if you listen closely. I’ve packed away my pineapple dresses and changed wardrobes into scarves, sweaters, and boots. Yep, it’s officially fall and with the season change comes a Read More

Tired of Oktoberfests & Pumpkin Beers? Meet Old Forge Falling Down Brown

August 24, 2016 0

OLD FORGE BREWING COMPANY RELEASES FALL SEASONAL FALLING DOWN BROWN ALE Tired of Pumpkin Ales and Oktoberfest Lagers? Old Forge Brewing Company releases its annual fall seasonal beer, Falling Down Brown Ale. This American Brown Ale/Brown IPA boasts dark caramel and chocolate malt flavor, brown sugar, and 60 IBUs of spicy, herbal, and citrus American hops.     “We grew Read More

Zombies & Beer Go Hand in Hand

October 26, 2015 0

Halloween is becoming my most favorite holiday of the year. I really get into decorating my house inside and out with skulls, black birds, pumpkins, creepy dolls – and even craft beer bottles. I’m also a huge fan of the Walking Dead TV show and just about any gory horror flick. So, it’s no surprise that I love to see Read More

Joint Review: Ballast Point Pumpkin Down Scottish Ale

September 22, 2015 1

For this post, you’re in for a little treat! Sonora and Amanda D have tag-team reviewed Ballast Point’s Pumpkin Down Scottish Ale for an interesting new perspective. A She Said/She Said if you will. Enjoy! -Tierney Sonora: I am a big fan of pumpkin beers, and have tried several. One detriment to this, though, is that many of them start Read More

Sierra Nevada brews Oktoberfest with 600-year-old German brewery

July 2, 2015 0

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: On a trip to Germany this spring, Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. finalized its inaugural partner, Augsburg’s Brauhaus Riegele, for a brand new Oktoberfest beer. Released each fall starting in 2015, the collaborative seasonal will feature a different German brewery every year. The partnership blends centuries of brewing tradition with modern spirit, giving craft drinkers the ultimate Oktoberfest, Read More

Pumpkin Beers – What We Love and Hate

October 31, 2014 2

Over the past few years it’s been interesting to explore how pumpkin beers have evolved. One of the main reasons I fell in love with craft beer is for the variety of flavors, and pumpkin was definitely a huge drawing point to my early palate. Some of the first ones I ever sampled are pioneers at this point such as Southern Tier Read More

Things To Do: Pumpkinfest at Arooga’s Downtown

October 10, 2014 0

Do you love pumpkin beers as much as we do? Then Pumpkinfest is the event for your. With over 28 pumpkin beers on tap at one time, Pumpkinfest is guaranteed to have a beer for everyone. Pick your favorite and perfectly pair with the featured pumpkin wing sauce (one of our favorites) and get wild with a pumpkin bomb shot. Anything Read More

Craft Beer 101: History of Oktoberfest

October 25, 2013 0

It’s freezing outside and fall is here! I’ve been sipping and sampling some of the fall beers available in our area for the sake of research — I swear. The nostalgia of the season combined with promises of pumpkin everything and Oktoberfest celebrations may just get you in the mood for our weather changes.

4 New Beers You Won’t Want to Miss

September 27, 2013 1

In the craft beer industry seasonal and limited edition beers are like gold. Some of us adore pumpkin beers, some are nuts for summer ales, but all-in-all we can always appreciate something new. Luckily for us, breweries like to keep it fresh too and are constantly providing us with something to look forward to. This time of year is no Read More

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