Sanctification

375 mL bottle courtesy of Ross – many thanks. Batch 005. Chilled this off perfectly and the medium pop on opening the corked & caged bottle produces some nice gun smoke. The head ‘fizzes’ up initially but of course it does not last and there is...

Le Terroir

22 oz bottle. Pour is a rich, golden color with good clarity but a few hints of hazy cloud. Head forms quickly, is small, light and fluffy and fades to yield no more than a thin film and next to no lace. Nose is interesting. As well as the tart acidity that one is...

Lips Of Faith Vrienden (Allagash Collaboration)

22 oz bottle in the usual Lips of Faith presentation. Pour is a good looking, light, bright copper hue with some sticky, complex lace. Head is small and leaves just a ring around the extremities of the beer. Clarity is excellent, carbonation medium. Essentially, if...

Eric’s Ale (Lips Of Faith #3)

22 oz bottle from Green’s on Ponce. Got lucky with this one. Brickstoredave gave a few of us a blind sample and I (like most others) loved it. I then proceeded to miss the very few bottles that came to GA. A week or so later, apparently a small second wave made...

Odd Notion (Winter 09)

12 oz single. Magic Hat certainly makes some “Odd” beer and this one certainly fits into the series – literally! Pour produces a pretty nice, pillow like head that sits on top of a not particularly attractive, murky, dirty brown body. Not much...