Mancamping 2012 / Firestone Walker Double DBA Review
Every year myself, Jay and the guys go for a little camping trip we call “Mancamping” down at Wittenberg Sportsmen’s Club in Woodstock, NY. We shoot some clay pigeons, walk the archery range, do a beer review, cook up some steak and potatoes, and finish up the night with a few beers by the fire. This year was no different.
Firestone Walker’s Double DBA was our beer of choice for the review and we also kicked back the Southern Tier IPA Superpack, 21st Amendment’s Back in Black and Founders Porter. Watch the review up top and check out a few pics below: Continue reading
This guy is my hero.
I found this while I was bumming around on youtube. This guy holds many of the beliefs that I do. Warms the cockles of my heart.
Russian River Supplication
— Jay and I tackle the #1 rated
sour American Wild Ale on BeerAdvocate, Supplication.
TL;DW version: the perfect sour.
Automated Canning Line at Hopworks
Speaking of whiskey barrels, check out this insanely good video from Jack Daniel’s detailing the labor that goes into the creation of their barrels. I’m sure a few of these are destined for some delicious barrel-aged stouts, barelywines, and quads.
Team Cleveland’s Gang Bang BIF
Team Cleveland sent us our haul, and theirs was sent by Team Cali. Can’t wait for this shit next weekend. Expect me to rape your eyes with pictures directly following.
This was our haul for those who haven’t seen it:
Columbus IPA (sixtel keg)
The Brew Kettle – Red Eye PA
The Brew Kettle – Jack Hammer Barleywine
Great Lakes – Barrel Aged Blackout Stout ‘09
Hoppin’ Frog – Barrel Aged Boris Royale
Bell’s – Black Note!!!!
Jackie O’s – Baklava Braggot
Jackie O’s – Rum Barrel Oil of Aphrodite
Jackie O’s – Oil of Aphrodite
Jackie O’ – Kentucky Monk
Jackie O’s – Evelyn
Cascade – Sang Royal ‘09
Cascade – Sang Noir ‘11
Boulevard – Saison Brett
Thirsty Dog – Barrel Aged 12 Dogs of Christmas ‘11
Buckeye – Cleveland Porter
Buckeye – Wheat Cloud
Rivertown – Lambic
Lost Abbey – Gift of the Magi ‘10
Birra Del Borgo – Duchessic Ale
Founders – KBS (x2)
Deschutes/Hair of the Dog – Collage #1 (x2)
The Brew Kettle – White Rajah (x2)
Fat Head’s – Head Hunter (x2)
Cigar City Brewing Hunahpu ‘12
Willoughby – Peanut Butter Cup Porter (growler)
Thirsty Dog – Barrel Aged Siberian Night (growler)
8x Great Lakes Brewing Company T-Shirt
16x Great Lakes Brewing Company Coasters
9x Brew Kettle Big Yellow Stickers
10x Brew Kettle White Stickers
10x Fat Heads Stickers
10x Brew Kettle Flashlight Keychain Bottle Opener
8x Great Lakes Brewing Company Pint Glasses
8x Columbus Pint Glasses
Humphrey Candy Kisses
Peterson’s Salted In The Shell Peanuts
Bertman Original Ball Park Mustard
3x Lilly Handmade Chocolates (Nutty, Azteka, Cup O’Joe)
Our half second of fame at America’s Got Talent.
For those of you who don’t know, I’m this guy: