Category Archives: Beer Review

Five & 20 Brewing ups the ante (and ABV) with new barrel aged beers

As temperatures lower, beers tend to get darker and a hell of a lot stronger. Case in point – barrel aged beers. Well, Five & 20 Spirits and Brewing apparently received that memo and have released the first of their ‘Tier … Continue reading

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Buffalo Brewpub celebrates 30 years of good beer and good friends with special new brew

Buffalo Brewpub, New York State’s first and oldest brewpub, is celebrating three decades in business by, what else, releasing a new beer, one that’s very near and dear to their hearts. The Brewpub returned to where it all started by … Continue reading

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WNY Embraces the Funk

While it is known that beer is nearly as old as civilization, the ever-growing craft-beer revolution taking place in America has been changing the palate of beer drinkers for only a few decades. Once Prohibition ended and beer-making became a … Continue reading

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Salute Spring With A Saison: National Saison Day is March 12

It’s no small coincidence that National Saison Day, which takes place Saturday, March 12, comes a mere eight days before the official start of spring. Whether you like your saisons spicy and peppery, clean and fruity or tart and crisp, … Continue reading

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Hey, Porter!

A quiet revolution seems to have taken place in the craft beer market. Where once only IPAs could hold the roaming eyes of beer nerds, there is now a thirst for ranges of porters and stouts, especially very high alcohol “imperial” … Continue reading

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Beer Review: Resurgence Brewing Company/Cider Creek All the King’s Men Smoked Cider Saison

Resurgence Brewing Company/Cider Creek All the King’s Men Smoked Cider Saison ABV: 7% ‘Humpty Dumpty sat on a wall, Humpty Dumpty had a great fall, all the king’s horses and all the king’s men, couldn’t put Humpty together again,’ and … Continue reading

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