NINKASI IMPERIALE

Beerford reviews Ninkasi’s Imperiale imperial stout.

DESCHUTES THE STOIC

The Stoic is Deschutes Brewing’s newest beer in their Reserve Series lineup (which includes such impressive brews as The Abyss and Black Butte XXIII).  To quote directly from the website’s description: A prized, potent, Belgian-style Quad of stirring depth and complexity.  Four nuanced fermentations. Aged, sequestered, in select rye whiskey & wine casks. Ergo a […]

NO ACCOUNTING FOR TASTE

In a shocking twist, it appears that garden slugs don’t have the highly educated palates that we’ve all assumed that they possess. http://bangordailynews.com/2011/07/21/living/garden-slugs-prefer-budweiser-over-foreign-brands/ After a great deal of experimentation (in fact, and odd and obsessive amount of experimentation), Bangor Daily News columnist Kathryn Olmstead has scientifically proven that slugs prefer Budweiser to any other form […]