Dead Irish Poet

The Dead Irish Poet is a high-quality Irish Dry Stout! Co-founded by Jacquie Berglund, Finnegan’s is the fifth largest beer brand in the state of Minnesota and is teaching others how to successfully scale social venture businesses.   Their mission statement is, “Turning beer into food” and inevitably, this brew is true to a stout; […]

West Coast IPA Style Brew Kit

When you think of West Coast IPA, two things typically come to mind, big flavor and bitterness. If you’re a big fan of big hoppy beers that are massive flavor, then brewing one may have crossed your mind once, or twice. Well, why not enter your hop heaven with this West Coast IPA Style Brew […]

Brew we recommend for this Memorial Day

Opened in 1991, employee-owned New Belgium Brewing has produced four versatile IPA’s that showcases their excellent brewing skills. One, being New the Voodoo Ranger, which if you plan on trying it, will taste like a glass of grapefruit juice was poured into the beer.   I usually drink their imperial IPA, but this one is […]

Bauhaus Wonderstuff

With a body fuller than most, this crisp, dry beer smells like your standard Pilsner, but the taste is much more robust. Coming in at 5.4% ABV, not only does Bauhaus Wonderstuff serve up a brew that is full in flavor and light in body, but it has a significant malt presence. It’s a great […]

American Double IPA Hop Freak

If you want an adventure brew, Hop Freak may just be what you’re looking for! Collaborated with Milwaukee’s own Rishi Tea, Hop Freak was born, infused with Organic Jasmine Tea and made with a subtle malt bill that adds balance to this beast. This phenomenal beer has made the list as one of my favorite […]

Brew Free or Die IPA

It’s the West Coast in a can. After it punches you in the jaw, you’ll stagger back over for another hit. Brew Free or Die IPA is exceptional, without retaining much of that aluminum taste. Yes, it only comes in a can right now, but it shouldn’t be out of the running for your top […]

Something Wicked by Breakside Brewery

You can’t go wrong with a New England-styled IPA, right? Breakside’s had some shifty ales in the past, not really firing on all cylinders, but we’d be willing to forgive them with the release of Wicked. You’re going to get those arguing it’s not a “West Coast” IPA in the traditional sense. Well, suck it […]