Outbreak – Tasting Notes

Appearance:  Deep golden/orange color with an inviting off white head that sticks to the glass after each sip.  Same color as all of the other DIPAs we’ve done so far. Nose:  Oh boy.  This is a ...read more


Catalyst – Tasting Notes

Alright, you know the drill.  I post tasting notes for every new beer we release so you guys know what you’re getting yourselves into.  But before we dig into the actual beer, let me touch on ...read more

Backlash Glasses

Changes: Declaration

I’ve never claimed to be perfect. Far from it actually – I’m my own biggest critic. As such, I’m constantly looking for ways to improve our beers.  Thankfully I haven’t ...read more

Salute – Tasting Notes

Hello Hello Hello- Here we are at another installment of pre-release tasting notes, and I honestly couldn’t be any more excited.  You see, usually when we produce a new beer we go heavy on how ...read more

Famine – Tasting Notes

In keeping with what I guess we can now call a tradition (I've done this for Conquest and War), today I am posting another candid review of our third (and final, in case you missed it) Apocalypse...read more

War – Tasting Notes

A couple months ago, I wrote a post describing what people could expect from our first Apocalypse Series beer, Conquest.  Being that our 2nd Apocalypse beer has just gone into inventory at our distri...read more

Conquest – Tasting Notes

  Alright- So I know  a few days ago we published a blog post about the Apocalypse series/Conquest, but it wasn’t crazy-descriptive about Conquest itself.  Being that the beer is about to...read more

Test Batch – Groundswell 2.0 (Again)

I know I just very recently re-brewed Groundswell for its re-release next month, but after tasting the results I can't help but try to tweak one last thing before we go full scale.  It's pr...read more

Thoughts on Groundswell 2.0

cause effect essays p style=”text-align: center;”> So since our launch in July 2011, I've had some time to think about/tinker with the Groundswell recipe.  The beer was a pretty huge...read more

Declaration Sneak Peek

So this past Friday Maggie and I made the LONG ASS trek out to Holyoke and back just so we could get a taste of Declaration before the holidays.  I know it seems crazy, but the thought of waiting unt...read more