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North Coast Brewing Company by Brother Thelonious

Mike B. is drinking a Brother Thelonious by North Coast Brewing Company at The Coop

Wonderful rich malt and dark caramel raisin bourbon goodness. Very smooth with a oakyness that balances the sweetness to be a wonderful beer

Purchased at Whole Foods Market

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Photogenic Brew (Level 100) Earned the Photogenic Brew (Level 100) badge! Iron Man (Level 5) Earned the Iron Man (Level 5) badge! Land of the Free (Level 100) Earned the Land of the Free (Level 100) badge!

Founders Brewing Co. by Curmudgeon

Mike B. is drinking a Curmudgeon by Founders Brewing Co. at The Coop

Wonderful caramel bourbon although with a oaky astringency that is stronger than on draft and which needs rich foods for balance

Purchased at Total Wine & More - Fremont

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Schneider Weisse G. Schneider & Sohn by Aventinus Eisbock

Mike B. is drinking an Aventinus Eisbock by Schneider Weisse G. Schneider & Sohn at Teske's Germania

Rich awesome raisin and fig molasses wonderful roasted barley

Purchased at Teske's Germania

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Wheel of Styles (Level 21) Earned the Wheel of Styles (Level 21) badge! Hopped Down (Level 5) Earned the Hopped Down (Level 5) badge! Das Boot (Level 4) Earned the Das Boot (Level 4) badge!

Bayerische Staatsbrauerei Weihenstephan by Weihenstephaner Vitus

Mike B. is drinking a Weihenstephaner Vitus by Bayerische Staatsbrauerei Weihenstephan at Teske's Germania

Wonderful rich malt and roasted barley flavours with a nice yeasty caramel and hint of clove

Purchased at Teske's Germania

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Beer Foodie (Level 5) Earned the Beer Foodie (Level 5) badge!

Klosterbrauerei Weltenburg by Weltenburger Kloster Barock Hell

Mike B. is drinking a Weltenburger Kloster Barock Hell by Klosterbrauerei Weltenburg at Ludwig's German Table

Nice light lager with a slight aromatic hop and apple fragrance reminding one of a cider

Purchased at Ludwig's German Table

Lager Jack (Level 7) Earned the Lager Jack (Level 7) badge! Hella Delicious! Earned the Hella Delicious! badge!

Paulaner Brauerei by Paulaner Salvator

Mike B. is drinking a Paulaner Salvator by Paulaner Brauerei at Ludwig's German Table

Very nice malted caramel and raisin richness with a warm hops to keep it balanced

Purchased at Ludwig's German Table

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Middle of the Road (Level 16) Earned the Middle of the Road (Level 16) badge!

To Øl by Black Malts & Body Salts

Mike B. is drinking a Black Malts & Body Salts by To Øl at The Coop

Sort of too strong on the bitter grapefruit hops although not as bad as the 120 IBU predicted. The black coffee and higher ABV save it

2X (Level 10) Earned the 2X (Level 10) badge!

Uinta Brewing Company by Baba Organic Black Lager

Mike B. is drinking a Baba Organic Black Lager by Uinta Brewing Company at The Coop

Not bad. A little too much charcoal briquettiness bitteriness, within a refreshing darkyness

Purchased at Cost Plus World Market

Anchor Brewing Company by Meyer Lemon Lager

Mike B. is drinking a Meyer Lemon Lager by Anchor Brewing Company at The Coop

Just a basic lager. No lemon flavour except maybe it ends on a hint of bitter lemon peel but the white and not the yellow peel part

Purchased at Cost Plus World Market

Evil Twin Brewing by Even More Coco Jesus

Mike B. is drinking an Even More Coco Jesus by Evil Twin Brewing at The Coop

Very rich and boozy thick like a liquid fudge bourbon kinda ends with some astringent bitterness like burnt oak that takes it down a notch

Purchased at Zanotto's Family Market

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Fuller, Smith & Turner  by 1845

Mike B. is drinking a 1845 by Fuller, Smith & Turner at The Coop

Wonderful rich roasted butter nut and rum raisin followed by a bright bite of hops bitterness that keeps it from becoming too insipid

Purchased at Cost Plus World Market

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God Save the Queen (Level 4) Earned the God Save the Queen (Level 4) badge!

Panil Birrificio Torrechiara by Panil Barriquée

Mike B. is drinking a Panil Barriquée by Panil Birrificio Torrechiara at The Coop

Kinda sour with a hint of Brettanomyces or Lactobacillus and then nothing. Very light on flavour like a lite sour. From the beer of the club

Coronado Brewing Company by Seacoast Pilsner

Mike B. is drinking a Seacoast Pilsner by Coronado Brewing Company at Bankers Hill

Decent enough malt and some bitterness though so it leaves a slight grapefruit rind astringency

Purchased at Bankers Hill

Karl Strauss Brewing Company by Columbia Street Amber

Mike B. is drinking a Columbia Street Amber by Karl Strauss Brewing Company at Hotel del Coronado

Nice malty effervescence and refreshing crispness with some caramel creaminess

Purchased at Hotel del Coronado

Bar Explorer (Level 30) Earned the Bar Explorer (Level 30) badge!

10 Barrel Brewing Co. by Bubbly

Mike B. is drinking a Bubbly by 10 Barrel Brewing Co. at 10 Barrel San Diego

Sort of like they let the apples get kinda brown and fermented

Purchased at 10 Barrel San Diego

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