2013 Christmas Ale (Great Lakes Brewing Company)

Style: Winter Warmer 7.5% ABV 30 IBU’s 17˚P From: Cleveland, OH Brewer’s Note: “This one’s for the annual gift exchange. For warm, crowded living rooms and steamy kitchen windows. For roasts in the oven, long meandering toasts, and longer dining room tables. For a safe homecoming. For keeping Santa secret. For horrible sweaters and footie pajamas. For wrapping paper fights, snowball fights, and the peace … Continue reading 2013 Christmas Ale (Great Lakes Brewing Company)

Mad Elf (Tröegs Brewing Company)

Style: Belgian Strong Dark Ale 11% ABV 15 IBU’s Color: Ruby Red Malts: Pilsner, Munich, Chocolate Hops: Saaz, Hallertau Yeast: Spicy Belgian JuJu: Pennsylvania Honey, Sweet and Sour Cherries A Merry Christmas Beer for all!  Season’s greetings from all of us (I am the only person on this blog…) down here at Beer in My Belly.  May your bellies be full of beer, and your … Continue reading Mad Elf (Tröegs Brewing Company)