Reviews

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Reviewed by: Dan Preston
Judges Rating:
80
Aroma:
19 / 24
Appearance:
4 / 6
Flavor:
31 / 40
Mouthfeel:
9 / 10
Overall Impression:
17 / 20

Cookie Season Stout by Wild Leap Brew Co. is an Imperial Stout (BJCP category 20C), however, due to the addition of coconut it shifts to Spice, Herb & Vegetable Beer (BJCP Category 30A). This beer pours a very deep... Read More

Indiewave

Indiewave, CERIA Brewing Co.
Reviewed by: Dan Preston
Judges Rating:
79
Aroma:
18 / 24
Appearance:
6 / 6
Flavor:
30 / 40
Mouthfeel:
10 / 10
Overall Impression:
15 / 20

Indiewave by Ceria Brewing Co is a non-alcoholic IPA that would best fit as an IPA (BJCP category 21A). This one looks no different than a normal IPA, pouring deep yellow towards gold with some orange hues, a slight bit of haze, and a white head... Read More

Grainwave

Grainwave, CERIA Brewing Co.
Reviewed by: Dan Preston
Judges Rating:
80
Aroma:
18 / 24
Appearance:
6 / 6
Flavor:
30 / 40
Mouthfeel:
9 / 10
Overall Impression:
17 / 20

Grainwave by CERIA Brewing Co. is a Belgian style non-alcoholic beer that probably falls closest to a Witbier (BJCP 2015 category 24A). This beer pours a bright hazy straw color with lots of fizzy tiny bubbles that keep an ever-present rim of... Read More

Biere de Mars

Biere de Mars, Bruz Beers
Reviewed by: Michael Heniff
Judges Rating:
90
Aroma:
21 / 24
Appearance:
6 / 6
Flavor:
37 / 40
Mouthfeel:
9 / 10
Overall Impression:
17 / 20

Bière de Mars by Bruz Beers is a blend of a Flanders Red Ale and a Saison and is being evaluated as a Mixed-Style Beer (category 34B from the 2015 BJCP Beer Style Guidelines). Flanders Red Ales (category 23B) are sour... Read More

Reviewed by: Michael Heniff
Judges Rating:
93
Aroma:
22 / 24
Appearance:
6 / 6
Flavor:
37 / 40
Mouthfeel:
10 / 10
Overall Impression:
18 / 20

Peanut Butter Cup Cassowary by Hardywood Park Craft Brewery is a flavored Imperial Milk Stout and is being evaluated as a Spice, Herb or Vegetable Beer (category 30A from the 2015 BJCP Beer Style Guidelines). Spice,... Read More

Bourbon Cru

Bourbon Cru, Hardywood Park Craft Brewery
Reviewed by: Michael Heniff
Judges Rating:
90
Aroma:
21 / 24
Appearance:
6 / 6
Flavor:
36 / 40
Mouthfeel:
9 / 10
Overall Impression:
18 / 20

Bourbon Cru by Hardywood Park Craft Brewery is a Belgian-style Quad aged in bourbon barrels and is being evaluated as a Specialty Wood-Aged Beer (category 33B from the 2015 BJCP Beer Style Guidelines).

Hopkeeper

Hopkeeper, Hardywood Park Craft Brewery
Reviewed by: Michael Heniff
Judges Rating:
88
Aroma:
20 / 24
Appearance:
6 / 6
Flavor:
35 / 40
Mouthfeel:
10 / 10
Overall Impression:
17 / 20

Hopkeeper by Hardywood Park Craft Brewery is a Double IPA and is being evaluated as a Double IPA (category 22A in the 2015 BJCP Beer Style Guidelines). The focus of the Double IPA style is hops, hops and more hops.

Diablo Colorado

Diablo Colorado, Bruz Beers
Reviewed by: Michael Heniff
Judges Rating:
92
Aroma:
21 / 24
Appearance:
6 / 6
Flavor:
37 / 40
Mouthfeel:
10 / 10
Overall Impression:
18 / 20

Diablo Colorado by Bruz Beers is a Belgian Golden Strong and is being evaluated as a Belgian Golden Strong Ale (category 25C from the 2015 BJCP Beer Style Guidelines). Belgian Golden Strong Ales are noted for their... Read More

Radeberger Zwickelbier

Radeberger Zwickelbier, Radeberger
Reviewed by: Michael Heniff
Judges Rating:
94
Aroma:
22 / 24
Appearance:
6 / 6
Flavor:
37 / 40
Mouthfeel:
10 / 10
Overall Impression:
19 / 20

Radeberger Zwickelbier by Radeberger is a Zwickelbier and is being evaluated as a Pale Kellerbier (category 7C in the 2015 BJCP Beer Style Guidelines). Munich Helles are golden lagers with a moderate pils malt character... Read More

Volume Integral

Volume Integral, Pontoon Brewing
Reviewed by: Sal Mortillaro II
Judges Rating:
63
Aroma:
18 / 24
Appearance:
6 / 6
Flavor:
20 / 40
Mouthfeel:
6 / 10
Overall Impression:
13 / 20

Volume Integral is a Double IPA collaboration by Pontoon Brewing and Ology Brewing made with El Dorado, Azacca, Mosaic and Belma hops.

No Worries

No Worries, Belching Beaver Brewery
Reviewed by: Randy Scorby
Judges Rating:
90
Aroma:
21 / 24
Appearance:
6 / 6
Flavor:
36 / 40
Mouthfeel:
10 / 10
Overall Impression:
17 / 20

No Worries West Coast IPA from Belching Beaver Brewery, is being evaluated as an American IPA (Category 21A) from the 2015 BJCP Style Guidelines.

Lake Haze #15

Lake Haze #15, Wallenpaupack Brewing Co.
Reviewed by: Michael McGuire
Judges Rating:
89
Aroma:
22 / 24
Appearance:
5 / 6
Flavor:
36 / 40
Mouthfeel:
8 / 10
Overall Impression:
18 / 20

Lake Haze #15 by Wallenpaupack Brewing Co. is a Hazy Double IPA with vanilla and coffee and was judged as a Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Beer (BJCP sub-style 30A). It poured light orange and rather murky into the glass,... Read More

Chuck's Porter

Chuck's Porter, Church Street Brewing Co.
Reviewed by: Nelson Crowle
Judges Rating:
93
Aroma:
22 / 24
Appearance:
6 / 6
Flavor:
38 / 40
Mouthfeel:
9 / 10
Overall Impression:
18 / 20

Chuck's Porter by Church Street Brewing Co. was evaluated as a BJCP 2015 English Porter (substyle 13C). Pours a clear but opaque reddish deep mahogany brown, and required a hard pour to generate much of a head. Head is tan tiny bubbles and fades... Read More

Li'l Luci

Li'l Luci, Church Street Brewing Co.
Reviewed by: Nelson Crowle
Judges Rating:
90
Aroma:
22 / 24
Appearance:
5 / 6
Flavor:
37 / 40
Mouthfeel:
8 / 10
Overall Impression:
18 / 20

Li'l Luci by Church Street Brewing Co. was evaluated as a Specialty IPA (BJCP Style 21B). This beer pours a very hazy yellowish light gold with a large head of medium and large white bubbles that quickly fades to a disk of tiny bubbles.

Llama Mama Milk Stout

Llama Mama Milk Stout, Darwin Brewing Co.
Reviewed by: Dan Martich
Judges Rating:
95
Aroma:
23 / 24
Appearance:
6 / 6
Flavor:
38 / 40
Mouthfeel:
10 / 10
Overall Impression:
18 / 20

Llama Mama by Darwin Brewing Co. is being evaluated as a Sweet Stout (Category 16A) from the 2015 BJCP Style guidelines. 

Reviewed by: Dan Martich
Judges Rating:
70
Aroma:
19 / 24
Appearance:
5 / 6
Flavor:
30 / 40
Mouthfeel:
6 / 10
Overall Impression:
10 / 20

Circa 1926 by Darwin Brewing Co. is being evaluated as a Fruit and Spice Beer (Category 29B) from the 2015 BJCP Style guidelines.   

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