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Boulevard Chocolate Ale

In which two of the bestest of all best things of Kansas City collaborate: Boulevard and Christopher Elbow (whose chocolates YOU NEED TO HAVE IN YOUR LIFE)(because you know what a chocolate truffle needs? Earl Grey Tea, that’s what. Seriously. So amazing.) made an … Continue reading

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Sierra Nevada 30th Anniversary – Grand Cru

For tonight’s post-tsnownami snowmageddon snowpocalypse -blizzard update,* I thought I’d pull one of the fun beers out of the fridge, happy that 1) it isn’t still snowing, 2) my car seems so far in good working order, and 3) we still have … Continue reading

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Goose Island Honker’s Ale

The first beer I ever had from Goose Island was the Honker’s Ale. Because of this (and because of the distinctive goose head tap handle), I tend to think of the Honker’s Ale as Goose Island’s calling card. Realistically, I think … Continue reading

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Boulevard Harvest Dance

This is one of those where I’m in a minority. People on beeradvocate RAVED over this stuff – it’s got an A- average rating, which is huge. Me, I’m not so big on it. So remember, this is in no way … Continue reading

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Crispin The Jacket Cider

 Dear Crispin Ciders, I find myself having a problem. There are multiple Limited Release Ciders on your website that I would dearly, dearly love to get my grubby paws on (namely The Four Musketeers and Br’er Rabbit). How might I do … Continue reading

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Wild Blue Blueberry Lager

“It’s cherry limeade!” – Marcia “This is like Jonestown” – Tony “I like my blueberry wine better.” – Mom “I need to go shave my tongue.” – also Tony “This beer would corrupt children.” – Ben “Why must you always … Continue reading

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Boulevard Irish Ale

[cool story, bro] I received a bottle of this at work the day after Boulevard brewed it, weeks before it was drinkable because it hadn’t bottle-conditioned yet. I planned on waiting a couple of weeks to let it do its thing and … Continue reading

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