Wednesday, September 22, 2010

August 2010 Tasting

philo-grail-2 The Philopotes Society's fifth meeting and tasting took place on Tuesday August 31:

Philopotes Society members in attendance were:

  • Brent Ainsworth

  • Jay Brooks

  • Steve Shapiro

  • Amy Slosberg

  • Pete Slosberg

  • Gail Williams

  • Tim: A Guest

And the beers sampled were:

  • Pyramid Juggernaut Red Ale (5.6%) rating30

  • New Belgium Lips of Faith (8%) rating25

  • Trader Joe's (Firestone Walker) Mission St. Hefeweizen (4.7%) rating45

  • Grand Teton Brewing Trout Hop Black IPA rating35

  • Samuel Adams (Longshot) Rob's American Racuhbier rating20

  • Port Brewing Anniversary Ale (10%) rating40

  • Odell Brewing Saboteur Brett Barrel Brown Ale (10%) rating45

  • Deschutes Brewing Jubelale 2010 (6.7%) rating30

  • MacTarnahan's Brewing Ink Blot Baltic Porter (7.5%) rating30

  • Brew Dog Hardcore IPA (9%) rating40

  • A'chouffe Brewing Chouffe Dobbeln IPA Tripel (9%) rating45

  • Yards Brewing Tavern Porter rating25

  • Flying Fish Exit 6 Wallonian Rye (7.5%) rating45

  • Mikkeller Black Hole Stout w/ Coffee (13.1%) rating45

  • Mahr's Brau Jubelfestbier (4.9%) rating25

  • Caldera Brewing Rauch Ur Bock Smoked Lager (7.4%) rating35

  • Goose Island Brewing Bourbon County Stout 2008 (13%) rating45

  • RedHook Brewing Blackjack Porter rating30

  • Ballast Point Brewing Sculpin IPA (7%) rating45

  • Zotler Bier Korbinian Dunkel (4.7%) rating30

  • Liefman Goudenband 2003 Provision Beer rating45

September Tasting Lineup

philo-grail-2 Here is the lineup, so far, for the Philopotes Society's fourth tasting scheduled for Tuesday July 27:

  1. Abbaye de St. Martin Blonde

  2. Black Star Golden Lager

  3. Brauerei Pinkus Muller Jubilate Special Reserve Dark Lager

  4. Deschutes Brewing HopHenge Experimental IPA

  5. Deschutes Brewing Hop in the Dark C.D.A.

  6. Dogfish Head Craft Brewery Miles Davis' Bitches Brew

  7. Grebbestad Bryggeri Grebbestad Lager

  8. Kerkom Brewery Winterkoninkske

  9. Krusovice Cerne Original Bomisches Schwazbier

  10. Krusovice Imperial Czech Premium Lager

  11. Lucky Hand Brewing Cali Common

  12. Magic Hat Brewing Circus Boy

  13. Mecatzer Weiss-Gold

  14. Moylan's Brewing Chelsea Moylan's Porter

  15. New Belgium Brewing Ranger IPA

  16. Newcastle Summer Ale

  17. Philadelphia Brewing Fleur de Lehigh

  18. Philadelphia Brewing RowHouse Red

  19. Pyramid Breweries Juggernaut Red Ale

  20. Recken Schlossbrauerei Kellerbier Hefetrub

  21. Rogue Ales Oregon 150 Sesquicentennial Ale

  22. Samuel Adams Sample A: Belgian Style IPA

  23. Samuel Adams Sample B: American Rye Ale

  24. Shmaltz Brewing He'Brew Rejewvenator Grape

  25. Speakeasy Brewing Bootleger Black

  26. Speakeasy Brewing Rum Runner Rye

  27. Stoudt's Brewing 1860 IPA

  28. 21st Amendment Brewery Back In Black

  29. Two Brothers Brewing Cane and Ebel

  30. Valley Brewing Uberhoppy Imperial IPA