NOT BASEBALL I purchased some beer at Costco for Thanksgiving. Some members of my family won’t drink Two Hearted Ale. In the spirit of the season I have decided to accommodate the heathens with an assortment from New Belgium. Obviously I need to try the three varieties I have not tried before serving them to […]More
Since I keep forgetting to use this to review baseball or for professional development I thought I should add a new category.
NOT BASEBALL I had this beer after the Labor Day march at American Coney Island. It was pleasant enough, but given the name I could not help compare it to oatmeal stouts. And given the pedigree I could not help, but compare it to Bell’s Two Hearted Ale. I probably would not order it again […]More
NOT BASEBALL I write on my phone so please excuse typos. Fate caused me to try New Holland Accumulation today. My employer switched back from actual travel reimbursement to per diem. I tried to catch an earlier flight and failed. The cafe I ate at while loitering at DTW only had bottled Two Hearted Ale. […]More
NOT BASEBALL The Tigers seem to be doing better with me doing school work and wasting time on the internet based on quick checks of my Twitter feed. So, I will catch up on recently sampled beers. Oatmeal red ale sounded very interesting. My first impression was actually favorable as I liked the strong hoppy […]More
NOT BASEBALL I wasn’t going to blog about this beer since it isn’t great. But, the Tigers were down 4-0, I had already done 45 minutes of work and I was looking for a way to procrastinate. Writing beer reviews mostly for yourself on the internet is a great way to procrastinate. I had wanted […]More
NOT BASEBALL A Tigers Twitter friend posted a picture of a six pack of Bell’s Mars he procured from a local wine shop. Mars is the first of 7 specialty brews from a planet series. I thought I might try my luck to see if the shop had any unencumbered bottles. It ended up win-win-win. I got […]More