brewreviews

This is an archive of all of my brew reviews. I’m sure you’d expect to see more wine reviews on a blog titled Made in Sonoma, but I usually prefer beer over wine. I hope you will learn a little more about craft beer here and it will encourage you to try a new one. Cheers!

Lager:
Sierra Nevada Beer Camp Hoppy Lager
Baxter Brewing Tarnation
Sierra Nevada Summerfest
Bridgeport Hop Harvest
New Belgium Shift Pale Lager

Wheat:
Brothers Reserve: Lemongrass Wheat Ale 

Blonde:
Hop Valley Double-D Blonde Ale

Pumpkin/Octoberfest:
Samuel Adams Fat Jack
New Belgium Pumpkick
Samuel Adams Octoberfest

Saison/Sour:
Almanac Beer Co. Golden Gate Gose
Anderson Valley Brewing Blood Orange Gose
Anchor Brewing Saison
21st Amendment Sneak Attack
Firestone Walker Opal
Green Flash Saison Diego
A Collaboration Beer: Saison du BUFF
The Bruery Saison De Lente 
Boulevard Brewing Co. Tank 7
Victory Brewing Helios Ale

Pale Ale/Golden Ale:
Almanac Beer Co. Valencia Gold
Bridgeport Brewing Conviction Pale Ale
New Belgium Tour de Fall
Baxter Brewing Co. Pamola
Harpoon 100 Barrel Series Citra Victorious
Deschutes Brewing Twilight Summer Ale
Tap It Brewing Pale Ale
Bear Republic Grand-AM
Bridgeport Brewing Trilogy 1
Almanac Extra Pale Ale
Anderson Valley Poleeko
Kona Brewing Big Wave Ale
Ninkasi Brewing Radiant
Deschutes Mirror Pond Pale Ale
Lagunitas New Dog Town Pale Ale
21st Amendment Bitter American
Kona Brewing Fire Rock Pale Ale

IPA:
Ballast Point Brewing Even Keel Session IPA
Firestone Walker Easy Jack IPA
Ballast Point Brewing Habanero Sculpin
Sierra Nevada Hop Hunter
New Belgium Slow Ride
Stone Delicious IPA
Sierra Nevada Boomerang IPA
Baxter Brewing Stowaway IPA
Mad River Brewing Jamaica Sunset
Bridgeport Brewing Trilogy 2 {Aussie Salute}
Bridgeport Brewing Hop Czar Topaz Copper
Widmer Brothers Upheaval
Alaskan Brewing Icy Bay
Dust Bowl Brewing Hops of Wrath
Golden Road Brewing Wolf Among the Weeds
Stone Brewing Go To IPA
Bridgeport Brewing Hop Czar Citra Dry Hopped
Anderson Valley Spring Hornin’
Anchor Brewing IPA
Samuel Adams Rebel IPA
Tap It Brewing IPA
Ballast Point Sculpin IPA
Rogue Brutal IPA
Anderson Valley Hop Ottin’
Grand Teton Sweetgrass
Deschutes Fresh Squeezed IPA
Uinta Brewing Hop Notch
Drakes Brewing Co. IPA
Coronado Brewing Co. Islander IPA
Firestone Walker Union Jack
Cismontane Brewing Co. Coulter IPA
Green Flash West Coast IPA
High Water Brewing No Boundary IPA
Epic Armageddon IPA
Lagunitas Day Time
Mammoth Brewing Epic IPA
Alaskan IPA
Great Basin “Icky” IPA
Stone IPA
Sierra Nevada Celebration
Ninkasi Brewing Total Domination IPA  
Lagunitas Sucks Holiday Ale
Sierra Nevada Estate 

Experimental IPA/Belgium IPA:
New Belgium Accumulation White IPA
Stone R&R Coconut IPA
Stone Dayman Coffee IPA
Deschutes Hop Henge IPA 
Stone Cali-Belgique IPA
New Belgium Belgo

Double IPA:
Stone Enjoy By 12-13-13
Lagunitas Maximus
Lagunitas Hop Stoopid
New Belgium Rampant Imperial IPA
Boulevard Brewing Co. Double Wide
Firestone Walker Double Jack
Two Captains Double IPA
Pyramid Outburst 
The Big DIPA No. 3
Victory Brewing Hop Wallop
Sierra Nevada Hoptimum
Grand Teton Pursuit of Hoppiness
Bear Republic Racer X
Black Diamond Brewing Co. Rampage Imperial IPA 
Russian River Brewing Co. Pliny the Elder 
Sierra Nevada Torpedo
Stone Ruination IPA

Triple IPA:
Russian River Brewing Co. Pliny the Younger

Black Ale/IPA:
Lagunitas Night Time
21st Amendment Back in Black
Firestone Walker Wookey Jack
Widmer Brother’s Black IPA
New Belgium Snow Day
Fish Brewing Co. Reel Ales Swordfish

Red Ale/Red IPA:
Sierra Nevada Flipside
New Belgium Red Hoptober
Green Flash Brewing Hop Head Red 
Ninkasi Brewing Believer
Deschutes Red Chair NWPA

Brown Ale:
Bridgeport Trilogy 3 Brewers’ Class
Calicraft Brewing Oak Town
Sierra Nevada Tumbler
Kona Brewing Koko Brown
Rogue Hazelnut Brown Nectar Ale

Amber Ale:
Mavericks Amber Ale

Rye Ale/IPA:
Bear Republic Hop Rod Rye
Sierra Nevada Ruthless Rye IPA

American Strong Ale:
Lagunitas Equinox
Lagunitas Undercover Shut Down
Lagunitas Lucky 13.alt
Stone Arrogant Bastard Ale
Lagunitas Wilco Tango Foxtrot (WTF) 

Porter, Stout, Dark:
Meantime London Porter
Bison Brewing Gingerbread Ale
Firestone Walker Parabola
Deschutes Jubelale
Deschutes Black Butte Porter
Life and Limb Collaboration Sierra Nevada & DogFish Head 
Stone Smoked Porter
Alaskan Smoked Porter 2008
Brothers Reserve: Barrel Aged Brrrbon 

Barleywine:
Green Flash Brewing Co. Barleywine
Widmer Brothers Reserve: Galaxy Hopped Barley Wine Ale

Specialty/Other:
New Belgium & 3Floyds Gratzer Ale
Calicraft Brewing Co. Buzzerkeley Dry Creek Zinfandel
Calicraft Brewing Co. Buzzerkeley
Bridgeport Witch Hunt

Belgian Style
Anderson Valley Brother David’s Triple

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