Fire Ant Funeral Amber Ale

Fire Ant Funeral is a traditional ale.  I thought this is a really solid beer.  The distinctive red amber color that is topped by a beige head that leaves some decent lacing.   This color comes from the seven American grown hops.  I tasted this ale poured from a twelve once can poured into a chilled

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Anthony Bourdain and asking for help

Anthony Bourdain was one of the the travelers I have really enjoyed watching over the years.  The way he could blend travel, food and culture always made for great story telling.  He also had the amazing ability to show not only the good parts of a destination but bring awareness to the  not so good

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Southern Star Humidity

Humidity by Southern Star Brewing pours a murky gold and there might be a hint of amber in it.  The beer is 100% opaque.  A white foam head forms when poured.  The head has almost no stick or lace.  The head dissipates almost as fast as it pours.  I poured Humidity from a 12 once

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Midnight Cab a Unique Beer

Midnight Cab for Rahr and Sons Brewing Company is a unique Black Saison beer.  It is aged in red wine barrels, a nice clever recipe that’s pretty well put together. Deep chocolate brown and some nice body out of the can, with a nose of oak tannins and roasted barley. Lots of bitter dark grain

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Iron Thistle Scottish Ale

Iron Thistle Scottish Ale pours slightly hazy dark ruby red/brown color with a single finger fairly dense head.  This dense head is light khaki with good retention.  This reduces to a thin cap that lingers. Nice spotty soapy lacing clings on the glass, with a fair amount of streaming carbonation. Aromas of big caramel, brown

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