Weez (Maine Beer Company)

7.2% ABV Style: American Black Bitter Ale O.G.: 1.07 Malt: Maris Otter, American 2-Row, Munich, C-80, Chocolate, Flaked Wheat, Black Barley, Midnight Wheat. Hops: Warrior, Cascade, Citra, Simcoe Bottled On: 06/11/13 Brewer’s Note: “This beer is dedicated to all the stray cats out there.  Our tasting room helps fund a local shelter that is dedicated to finding warm homes for every cat that comes it’s … Continue reading Weez (Maine Beer Company)

Wookey Jack (Firestone Walker Brewing Company)

Style: American Rye Black Ale/Black Rye IPA 8.3% ABV 60 IBU’s Color 100 Fermentation: 100% Stainless Steel Malts:  Pale Malt, Malted Rye, Dash of Cara-Rye, Midnight Wheat from Briess, De-Bittered Black Malt (Weyermann – Germany/Patagonia malting – Chile), Dash of Wookey dust Hops:  German Magnum (bittering), Citra & Amarillo (flavor/aroma and double dry-hopped)   The bottle is much like the Double Jack bottle, the only … Continue reading Wookey Jack (Firestone Walker Brewing Company)

Heavy Seas Black Cannon

Appearance: Pours a reddened brown black with a thick creamy almost maple syrup colored head and a thick and runny lacing. Smell: Malty sweet up front with a slight bitter tinge in the back of the smell.  The smell is definitely soft for an IPA, though it’s black characteristics suggest a stronger malt flavoring. Taste: Smoked malts hit you pretty fast.  It’s wonderfully smokey like … Continue reading Heavy Seas Black Cannon