Reviews

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Reviewed by: David Sapsis
Judges Rating:
87
Aroma:
20 / 24
Appearance:
5 / 6
Flavor:
35 / 40
Mouthfeel:
9 / 10
Overall Impression:
18 / 20

Bravus Raspberry Gose (Non-Alcoholic) by Bravus Brewing Co. was judged as and NA interpretation of BJCP category 29A, Fruit Beer. Served in a traditional straight-sided cylinder glass with moderately aggressive pour at 42 degrees. 

Reviewed by: David Sapsis
Judges Rating:
91
Aroma:
21 / 24
Appearance:
6 / 6
Flavor:
37 / 40
Mouthfeel:
8 / 10
Overall Impression:
19 / 20

Bravus Oatmeal Stout (Non-Alcoholic) by Bravus Brewing Co. was judged as a non-alcoholic rendition of BJCP category 16B, Oatmeal Stout. The beer is served in a half-pint stout glass after a full pour from 6 inches.

Reviewed by: Dan Martich
Judges Rating:
88
Aroma:
23 / 24
Appearance:
6 / 6
Flavor:
37 / 40
Mouthfeel:
7 / 10
Overall Impression:
15 / 20

I’ll Have What She’s Having by Evil Genius Beer Co. is being evaluated as a Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Beer (Category 30A) from the 2015 BJCP guidelines.  

#adulting

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Reviewed by: Dan Martich
Judges Rating:
74
Aroma:
19 / 24
Appearance:
6 / 6
Flavor:
27 / 40
Mouthfeel:
6 / 10
Overall Impression:
16 / 20

#adulting by Evil Genius Beer Co. is being evaluated as a Fruit Beer (Category 29A) from the 2015 BJCP guidelines.  

Golden with a slight haze. White foamy head that had average persistence. Many bubbles were seen rising, bringing the... Read More

Log Cabin

Log Cabin, Pure Project Brewing
Reviewed by: Scott Birdwell
Judges Rating:
87
Aroma:
21 / 24
Appearance:
4 / 6
Flavor:
36 / 40
Mouthfeel:
9 / 10
Overall Impression:
18 / 20

Log Cabin by Pure Project Brewing is a Bourbon barrel-aged Imperial Stout with cocoa and maple syrup judged as a Specialty Wood-Aged Beer, BJCP Style 33B. It packs an amazing wallop at 14 percent ABV! It pours opaquely dark brown/black into the... Read More

Rabbit Punch IPA

Rabbit Punch IPA, Big Boss Brewing Co.
Reviewed by: Scott Birdwell
Judges Rating:
83
Aroma:
20 / 24
Appearance:
5 / 6
Flavor:
33 / 40
Mouthfeel:
8 / 10
Overall Impression:
17 / 20

Rabbit Punch IPA by Big Boss Brewing Co. is judged as a specialty IPA, BJCP Style 21B. This beer is quite hazy but not opaque. It shows a deep golden hue with a thin head of white lace that holds well. Its bouquet is quite floral, not the... Read More

Double Dust

Double Dust, Pure Project Brewing
Reviewed by: Scott Birdwell
Judges Rating:
93
Aroma:
23 / 24
Appearance:
5 / 6
Flavor:
38 / 40
Mouthfeel:
9 / 10
Overall Impression:
19 / 20

Double Dust by Pure Project Brewing is a sneaky strong Double IPA from the good folks in San Diego, California. It weighs in at 8.7 percent ABV! When poured into the glass, you know you have released a citrus bomb. The hop bouquet is very citrusy... Read More

La Mûre

La Mûre, 2 Towns Ciderhouse
Reviewed by: Scott Birdwell
Judges Rating:
81
Aroma:
18 / 24
Appearance:
5 / 6
Flavor:
32 / 40
Mouthfeel:
9 / 10
Overall Impression:
17 / 20

La Mûre by 2 Towns Ciderhouse was judged as a Specialty Cider/Perry, BJCP Style C2F.

Reviewed by: Tracy Hensley
Judges Rating:
92
Aroma:
24 / 24
Appearance:
6 / 6
Flavor:
37 / 40
Mouthfeel:
8 / 10
Overall Impression:
17 / 20

Notorious P.O.G. Berliner Weisse by Stone Brewing Co.

Reviewed by: Tracy Hensley
Judges Rating:
94
Aroma:
22 / 24
Appearance:
6 / 6
Flavor:
38 / 40
Mouthfeel:
9 / 10
Overall Impression:
19 / 20

Stone Farking Wheaton w00tstout 2019 by Stone Brewing Co.

Reviewed by: Tracy Hensley
Judges Rating:
79
Aroma:
20 / 24
Appearance:
5 / 6
Flavor:
33 / 40
Mouthfeel:
6 / 10
Overall Impression:
15 / 20

Partake Brewing Stout (Non-Alcoholic) by Partake Brewing is a non-alcoholic (0.3% abv) Stout by Partake Brewing. Evaluated as an American Stout (Category 20B) from the 2015 BJCP Guidelines. An American Stout is known for moderate to strong aromas... Read More

Reviewed by: Tracy Hensley
Judges Rating:
89
Aroma:
22 / 24
Appearance:
6 / 6
Flavor:
36 / 40
Mouthfeel:
7 / 10
Overall Impression:
18 / 20

Partake Brewing Pale (Non-Alcoholic) by Partake Brewing is a non-alcoholic (0.3%) Pale Ale by Partake Brewing. Evaluated as an American Pale Ale (2015 Beer Judge Certification Program (BJCP) Category 18B) according to BJCP guidelines. For this... Read More

Cruise Control

Cruise Control, Two Roads Brewing Co.
Reviewed by: John C. Tull
Judges Rating:
96
Aroma:
23 / 24
Appearance:
6 / 6
Flavor:
38 / 40
Mouthfeel:
10 / 10
Overall Impression:
19 / 20

Cruise Control by Two Roads Brewing Co.​ was judged as a Munich Helles (1D). Bready malt dominates the aroma profile with a mild malt sweetness in the background. The color is a pale gold with exceptional... Read More

Reviewed by: John C. Tull
Judges Rating:
84
Aroma:
21 / 24
Appearance:
5 / 6
Flavor:
34 / 40
Mouthfeel:
8 / 10
Overall Impression:
16 / 20

Tanker Truck Sour Series-Passion Fruit by Two Roads Brewing Co.​ was judged as a Wild Specialty Beer (28C) with passion fruit (base style: Gose). Passion fruit and lemon zest aromas are subtle, struggling... Read More

Synopsis Black Currant

Area Two Experimental Brewing - Synopsis Black Currant, Two Roads Brewing Co.
Reviewed by: John C. Tull
Judges Rating:
86
Aroma:
22 / 24
Appearance:
5 / 6
Flavor:
34 / 40
Mouthfeel:
9 / 10
Overall Impression:
16 / 20

Synopsis Black Currant by Area Two Experimental Brewing​ was judged as a Wild Specialty Beer (28C) with black currant. The black currant aroma is bold, smelling very much like black currant jam, though... Read More

Area Two Kriek

Area Two Experimental Brewing - Kriek
Reviewed by: John C. Tull
Judges Rating:
91
Aroma:
23 / 24
Appearance:
5 / 6
Flavor:
37 / 40
Mouthfeel:
9 / 10
Overall Impression:
17 / 20

Kriek by Area Two Experimental Brewing​ was judged as a Fruit Lambic (17F) with cherry (aka Kriek). A nice, well-balanced cherry aroma mingles nicely with acidity and citrus sourness.

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