Ding’s Beer Blog

01/26/2013
by Ding
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My cask tears – Atlanta Cask Ale Tasting 2013

So, I’m writing this just a few hours before attending Atlanta Cask Ale Tasting of 2013. In fact, I’m writing as the judging for today’s event is actually taking place and I’m texting one of the judges between paragraphs! This … Continue reading

06/03/2012
by Ding
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Beer Review: George Gale & Co. LTD, Millennium Brew

Ding Points: 95.00 Pour: 100.00, Nose: 80.00, Palate: 100.00, Mouth: 100.00, Global: 90.00 Tasting Notes: Opened on the occasion of Her Majesty The Queen’s, Diamond Jubilee. God Bless you Ma’am. Brewed in 1997 as part of the celebration surrounding Gale’s … Continue reading

05/17/2012
by Ding
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Beer Review: Dogwood Brewing Co., Youngblood’s Imperial Porter (BrewMaster’s Series 1)

Actually, less of a beer ‘review’ this time, and more a few cellar notes on this 2004 gem. This particular bottle was consumed on 04/29/12. The sad (and somewhat ironic) thing about Brewmaster’s Series #1 from Dogwood, was that this, … Continue reading