Ding’s Beer Blog

04/23/2012
by Ding
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Beer Review: Ommegang, Art of Darkness

Ding Points: 76.00 Pour: 80.00, Nose: 80.00, Palate: 70.00, Mouth: 80.00, Global: 80.00 Tasting Notes: The usual Ommegang Limited Edition series presentation. Cork pops with modesty. Brewery Ommegang says, ‘A spellbinding homage to brewings’ dark arts’. Really? Who brewed this? … Continue reading

02/25/2012
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Beer Review: Sam Adams, Thirteenth Hour

Ding Points: 55.00 Pour: 70.00, Nose: 60.00, Palate: 50.00, Mouth: 60.00, Global: 50.00 Tasting Notes In the impressive, corked & caged bottle. Part of the Barrel Room Collection. Jet black with half-finger head. No lace, but ultimately a pleasing, spotty … Continue reading

10/22/2011
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Beer Review: Brasserie La Botteresse de Sur-Les-Bois, Brune

Ding Points: 98.50 Pour: 100.00, Nose: 90.00, Palate: 100.00, Mouth: 100.00, Global: 100.00 Tasting Notes: This beer did something for me that happens pretty infrequently these days – it really WOWED me! One of the best beers I have tasted … Continue reading