Category Archives: American IPA

Glass Night – November 2, 2011

Tonight’s glass is Foothills – filled with either Hoppyum or People’s Porter. Since the Fire Sale tonight is that abhorrent Shiner Bock, I decided to hit the featured beer out of the gate. My usual Glass Night compatriots are missing, … Continue reading

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Sierra Nevada Southern Hemisphere Harvest

Fresh hops from New Zealand make this an awesome beer for summer. Bought this a few weeks ago and saved it until I could savor and enjoy it. After work today, I decided this was the day.

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Flying Dog Snake Dog IPA

One of many fine Flying Dog beers.  I am particularly fond of their Tire Bite (I make a clone recipe of it for my parties and to hand out as Christmas gifts) and their Doggie Style and In Heat Wheat. … Continue reading

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Harpoon Glacier Harvest ’10 Wet Hop Ale

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Sierra Nevada Northern Hemisphere Harvest

Another Sierra Nevada Ale.  This is part of the semi-annual Hemisphere Harvest Ales.  During the spring, Sierra Nevada releases the Southern Hemisphere Harvest Ale, which uses freshly harvested hops from (where else?) the Southern Hemisphere.  In the fall, they use … Continue reading

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Sierra Nevada Estate Homegrown Ale

Usually I am a big fan of Sierra Nevada offerings.  I especially like their northern and southern hemisphere harvest beers.  I picked up a bottle of their Estate Homegrown Ale for $9.99. It was a somewhat surprising orange color and … Continue reading

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