Ding’s Beer Blog

08/06/2012
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Comments Off on Beer Review: Dogfish Head, Positive Contact

Beer Review: Dogfish Head, Positive Contact

Ding Points: 88.50 Pour: 90.00, Nose: 80.00, Palate: 90.00, Mouth: 90.00, Global: 90.00 Tasting Notes: Presented by both Dogfish Head and Dan The Automator (whoever he is), this has farro, cayenne and cilantro added. I like me some cilantro, so … Continue reading

05/15/2012
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Comments Off on Beer Review: Voodoo Brewery, Gran Met (Grand Master)

Beer Review: Voodoo Brewery, Gran Met (Grand Master)

Ding Points: 70.00 Pour: 70.00, Nose: 70.00, Palate: 70.00, Mouth: 70.00, Global: 70.00 Tasting Notes: Advertised as a ‘Belgian Style Ale‘ this is clearly a Tripel despite the fact that untappd originally had this listed as something else. The pour … Continue reading

02/26/2012
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Comments Off on Beer Review: Mactarnahan’s Brewing Co., Spine Tingler

Beer Review: Mactarnahan’s Brewing Co., Spine Tingler

Ding Points: 68.50 Pour: 70.00, Nose: 60.00, Palate: 70.00, Mouth: 70.00, Global: 70.00 Tasting Notes: OK, an American brewed, Belgian Tripel, from a brewery with Scottish connections? We’ll see! Nice golden hue with some decent carbonation. Small head, fades quickly … Continue reading

01/02/2012
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Comments Off on Beer Review: Sprecher Brewing Co. Inc., Abbey Triple

Beer Review: Sprecher Brewing Co. Inc., Abbey Triple

Ding Points: 80.00 Pour: 80.00, Nose: 80.00, Taste: 80.00, Mouth: 80.00 Global: 80.00 Tasting Notes: 12 oz single from Highland Beverage, Birmingham, AL, USA. $2.19. I simply really, really enjoy virtually everything that Sprecher does; I hope this is no … Continue reading

12/19/2011
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Comments Off on Beer Review: Samuel Adams (BBC), New World Tripel (Barrel Room Collection)

Beer Review: Samuel Adams (BBC), New World Tripel (Barrel Room Collection)

Ding Points: 87.00 Pour: 100.00, Nose: 80.00, Palate: 90.00, Mouth: 80.00, Global: 80.00 Tasting Notes: Never thought I would see this on shelves in GA. Love the presentation in the corked and caged, unique bottle. Pour is pretty impressive. After … Continue reading