Hocus Pocus (Magic Hat Brewing Company)

Style: American Pale Wheat Ale 4.5% ABV 13 IBU’s Yeast: English Ale Hops: Cascade, Columbus Malts: Pale, Malted Wheat, Acidulated Gravity: 11.20 Plato SRM: 4.0 Cap Quote: “A beer in hand is worth 2 in the Fridge”   The mirror image on the label is a nice touch, and the circle style and font choice are both nice; but overall the color scheme just blends together, and the bee just … Continue reading Hocus Pocus (Magic Hat Brewing Company)

A Little Sumpin’ Sumpin’ Ale (Lagunitas Brewing Company)

Style: American Pale Wheat Ale 7.5% ABV 64.20 IBU   The bottle is a classic Lagunitas bottle with the red lettering, the green company name and the dog hiding at the bottom.  The “summer girl” lounging on the letters is a nice touch, and the red “Un” added to the “Limited Release” on the side of the label is quirky and cool.  The label seems … Continue reading A Little Sumpin’ Sumpin’ Ale (Lagunitas Brewing Company)

Smuttynose Summer Weizen Ale

Bottle:  This bottle is similar to any other Smuttynose bottles.  A pink title bar with a sky blue neck color.  The main picture is blurry, in the Smutty-style, and is attempting to replicate late ‘50’s/ early ‘60’s picture of a lady on a float in a pool.  The bottle summarizes summer nicely I suppose, but overall it seems to be rather bland. Appearance: Pours a … Continue reading Smuttynose Summer Weizen Ale