Monthly Archives: September 2010

Moose Drool Brown Ale

Being that it is now officially fall and Oktoberfest is almost officially over, I’ve been on the hunt for brown ales, which has led to the discovery that brown ales are oddly difficult to find on tap (Newcastle being the … Continue reading

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Schlafly Special Release Pumpkin Ale

Before we get into the beer here, I’d like to make a quick PSA: GET TO KNOW YOUR SERVER. Or your server’s manager/beer ordering person, if possible. (Tip them well, too – they’re bringing you your drinks!) The reason? As … Continue reading

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Left Hand Milk Stout

And now to review a beer that I promised to review a month ago (sorry it’s taken me so long, Charles!) but am only reviewing now because it’s only now finally beginning to get around to considering being cold enough outside … Continue reading

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Quick note on the Paulaner Weisn

First of all: the Old Chicago in Overland Park has it back on tap, but it’ll probably be gone by tomorrow. So if you’re in KC and see this and don’t know what to do for dinner, that’s a suggestion. … Continue reading

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Left Hand Chainsaw Ale

Presenting an awesome fall beer that *isn’t* an Oktoberfest. YAY! Basic Info: Name: Chainsaw Ale Origin: Left Hand Brewing Co., Colorado Style: Double ESB / American Strong Ale ABV: 9.00% IBU: 58 I drank this: on tap at Barley’s Brewhaus, Overland Park, KS I’d … Continue reading

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KCBeerFest

I wanted to let everyone in the KC area who might not have heard about it before that the fourth annual KCBeerfest will be on October 16th.  Here’s a linky to the website – it contains the beer list (obviously … Continue reading

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Free State Octoberfest

And now for something completely different – an American made Oktoberfest! Basic Info: Name: Octoberfest (I see we’ve adopted the Sam Adams spelling here.) Origin: Free State Brewery, Lawrence, KS Style: Oktoberfest / Märzen ABV: not given IBU: 20 I drank this: on tap … Continue reading

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