It’s another edition of Hot Takes, Quick Tastes, with a fun saison, a variable pale ale and a weak session beer.
We chronicle the cellared life of Bell’s Batch 9,000 — the second-to-last in the batch series.
We acquired limited amounts of Bell’s Eccentric Ale 2008 and are periodically pulling it from the cellar to check in on this unique beer.
Cellaring Bell’s Special Double Cream Stout? Now we’ve gone too far. Or have we?
Our Beers of Summer 2014, or What we drank on our Summer Vacation.
Another vertical a half-decade in the making. We took a Bell’s Expedition Stout 5-year vertical out of the fridge, where we found a rollercoaster of flavor.
We acquired a handful of bottles of Eccentric Ale 2009 and are periodically pulling it from the cellar to check in on this unique beer from Bell’s.
PRESS RELEASE Chicago, IL – AlphaBeersm is the only event that teaches craft beer lovers about 26 beers – one for every letter of the alphabet. It’s a three-hour tour of hops and barley and lagers and ales, and everything is crafted by masters who are passionate about their beers. The 10th AlphaBeer takes place on April 20 from 12p.m. …
We get where the Associated Press was trying to go with a story titled, “World Series beer battle: Suds taps give insight into Tigers, Giants fans.” They wanted to highlight how different San Francisco Giants fans and Detroit Tigers fans are by talking about what beer they drink at the ballpark. Your typical Giants fan? They’re eccentric and hip and …
We’ve long thought of Kalamazoo, MI as a stop along the way when drawing up beer trips in Michigan. Bell’s Eccentric Cafe is always a must-visit, as is Olde Peninsula in the fall to snag a growler of their pumpkin ale. But these visits were just that, a stop along the way en route to somewhere else – Dark Horse …