Powell Brewery to Release Murder Barrel-Aged Porter for 5th Anniversary

Powell Brewery in Vancouver BC has announced the release of an extremely limited 5th anniversary ale called Murder. Murder is a special version of their Dive Bomb porter that has been aged for 24 months in American oak bourbon barrels. The end result came out at a massive 11.2%. Murder will be available at the…Read more Powell Brewery to Release Murder Barrel-Aged Porter for 5th Anniversary

Steamworks Releases 2017 Bourbon Barrel-Aged Imperial Stout

Steamworks Brewery in Vancouver BC has releases the 2017 version of their Bourbon Barrel-Aged Imperial Stout. This imperial stout was aged for several months in bourbon barrels, allowing it to take on flavors of bourbon and chocolate with aromas of vanilla and oak. Bourbon Barrel-Aged Imperial Stout is available now at the Steamworks tasting room as…Read more Steamworks Releases 2017 Bourbon Barrel-Aged Imperial Stout

Main Street Releases Stag & Pheasant 2017 and Barrel-aged Variant

Main Street Brewing in Vancouver BC has released the 2017 version of their seasonal Stag & Pheasant imperial stout, as well its very limited barrel-aged variant. For this year's barrel-aged version they used Heaven Hills bourbon barrels, which they say imparted hints of bourbon and oak that mingle beautifully with the roasted, chocolate, and smoked malts. The…Read more Main Street Releases Stag & Pheasant 2017 and Barrel-aged Variant

Brassneck Releases Inertia III Bourbon-Barrel Aged Imperial Stout

Brassneck Brewery in Vancouver BC has released their latest beer: Inertia III. For Inertia III, they took their original Inertia imperial stout and aged it in Woodinville bourbon barrels to add hints of oak and vanilla to complement the big roasty notes of coffee and chocolate present in the original, while also upping the ABV…Read more Brassneck Releases Inertia III Bourbon-Barrel Aged Imperial Stout

Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes—Jan 16–22

New feature! I drink a lot of beer (it's not a problem if you have a beer blog!), so don't have enough time to do a  full review of every beer I drink and untappd is quite limiting with its character limited, so I've decided to do tasting notes for all of the beers I try…Read more Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes—Jan 16–22