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RE-POST: Pumpkin Ale in Cinnamon Sugar Rimmed Glass

It’s always interesting to watch your blog stats and see what people reading. What’s even more interesting is when a three year old post keeps getting lots of hits. Since the 2013 pumpkin beers started coming out, this post on

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Yeah, We Tried It! : Shock Top Pumpkin Wheat

So what is a “Yeah, We Tried It!” post? In general it has come to be something of a running joke where we sample a beer from one of the larger brewing companies whose names shall most times not be mentioned

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Better Bitter Beer Bread Recipe

This beer bread recipe is super easy to make and turns out amazing every time. Just make sure you tell everyone it’s a Hoperatives Recipe! Enjoy!   Ingredients: 1 Bottle Beer (Imperial IPA such as Bell’s Two Hearted) 2 Cups

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Yeah, We Tried It: Pumpkin Ale in Cinnamon/Sugar Rimmed Glass

We heard about a bar that has been serving seasonal pumpkin ales in glasses rimmed with cinnamon and sugar…a la salt on a margarita glass. Not ones to shy away from playing with our beer, we decided to try it out for ourselves in the safety of our own home.

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Yeah We Tried It: Michelob Hop Hound Amber Wheat

Not the worst thing out of Michelob but it seems they left the hop out of the hound. Appearance 2/3 This beer is a clear golden orange color. It has a thin light head that hangs around pretty well.  Despite

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Yeah, We Tried It: Blue Moon Grand Cru

Blue Moon has an identity problem. It’s part of the MillerCoors conglomerate but it’s the beer they push as their “craft” offering. Their basic white is decidedly not the normal bland fizzy yellow brew churned out by the other divisions,

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Yeah, We Tried It: Bud Light Golden Wheat (with Bonus Editorial!)

Bud Light Wheat is a Light Wheat Beer…if that’s not a style you’re looking for, then this is not the beer for you. As a footnote, bear in the mind that this beer will more often than not probably be consumed directly from a bottle, so a lot of the tasting notes above kind of go out the window at that point.

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Budweiser’s Select 55: Kinda sorta almost like beer.

I will let it be known at the outset of this review that I am not a fan of low calorie beer and never have been. In fact, had certain events not unfolded this past Sunday, I would have continued

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Yeah, we tried it: Budweiser American Ale

So this is the third review I’ve written for the site.  Both of the previous beers have gotten “A” grades from me, and I stand by them.  I do worry, though, that new readers (hey, it’s not like we have

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