Ding’s Beer Blog

10/17/2012
by Ding
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The search is over, and at the same time, just beginning

Yesterday was a pretty significant day in my little beer world. Was it a day that was characterized by me finding a long sought after bottle? No. Was it a day that I tasted and reviewed a super-rare beer? No. … Continue reading

07/04/2012
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Beer Review: Jester King Craft Brewery, Noble King (Hoppy Farmhouse Ale)

Ding Points: 88.50 Pour: 100.00, Nose: 90.00, Palate: 80.00, Mouth: 100.00, Global: 90.00 Tasting Notes: Jester King is a brewery that I have been monitoring carefully over recent months (even though I’m not crazy about the use of the word … Continue reading

01/21/2012
by Ding
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Beer Review: Boulevard Brewing Co., Tank 7 Farmhouse Ale

Ding Points: 95.50 Pour: 100.00, Nose: 90.00, Palate: 100.00, Mouth: 90.00, Global: 90.00 Tasting Notes: Part of the usually tremendous, Smokestack Series, the beer pours with a magnificent, bright, golden orange marmalade colored pour with a huge head in the … 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