Invocation

Small pour at Ormsby’s. Surprised to see this brew on a recent afternoon visit. Presented in a small snifter. Beer does DEFINITELY not have the color of a Belgian Pale, and on the menu it was advertised a “Strong Golden Ale” which again, it most...

Bière De L’Amitié (Green Flash & Brasserie St. Feuillien)

750 mL, corked and “banded”. An interesting collaboration, and on top of that an unlikely one. Green Flash are not exactly a subtle brewer (their existence in San Diego is unlikely to produce much of that), so I was concerned about their influence on a...

Struise Tsjeeses

11.2 oz bottle, $6.99 from CBX, Charleston, SC, USA. Lot B 9 09. Deweer’s ABB describes the name being derived from the brewer exclaiming, Tsjeese wat een lekker biertje, or “Gee, what a nice little beer”! I’m not about to disagree. Pour offers...

Vapeur En Folie

750 mL bottle, capped & corked from Green’s on Ponce, Atlanta, GA. Cork comes out pretty easily with on a dull pop. Champagne style with large dimpled bottom. Green. Pour is a golden orange with a fine, light froth for the head. Some good haze and the fine...

Lips Of Faith Belgian Style Blond Ale

Golden pour with some delightful looking, full, frothy head that leaves some great lace. Good clarity on the pour. Attractive looking beer. Smells and tastes replicate a light yeast note with a touch of sweetness. The beer is pretty well balanced and as such it...