Happy St Patrick’s Day, and welcome back to another edition of This Week in Beer. This week we have another video from the Michigan Brewers Guild Winter Beerfest. I’m not going to lie to you, if is hard to think about how cold it was that day while the weather here is taking a turn for the f*cking AWESOME! It certainly is going to be a great weekend, involving sunny skies warm weather patio seating and lots of green beer. Now I would be remiss if i didn’t implore you to please try not to get too out of hand this weekend. But I’m getting ahead of myself. I should be telling you more about this great new beer I tried last month. This sweet sweet concoction comes from Grand Rapid’s own, Brewery Vivant. So here for you after the break are my thoughts on their Hubris Quadruple Anniversary Ale. Continue reading
Getting back into the swing of things and continuing with our videos from the 2012 Michigan Brewers Guild Winter Beer Festival. This week I’ve got a beer from Detroit Beer Company, the Dimondale Dunkelweizenbock. Quite a mouthful of a title, but it comes attatched to a very fine brew. Check out my cryptic review after the break.
What is this madness? Life is stirring at thisweekinbeer.com. We couldn’t stay down forever, and the perfect time to re-emerge from the shadows presented itself in the Michigan Brewers Guild Winter Beer Festival. So we got our warm clothes together and stuffed hand warmers into our gloves and made our way to Grand Rapids. There we got a taste of some great beers from around the state, one of which (also one of my favorites from the festival) came from The Livery. Here is my cryptic review of their Belgian Dark Trippel. Continue reading