Coffee Porter by 81 Bay Brewing

The next beer in my series of “Shelfies” is the Coffee Porter from 81 Bay Brewing. Amazingly, this particular beer was canned on 02/04/2019, so it’s relatively fresh. I bought it shortly after that from Total Wine (surprise!) and about a month later I’m opening. I’ve never had this beer, even at the brewery, so […]

Multilayered by Angry Chair Brewing

I love sweet stouts. But can a stout be too sweet? Is it even beer at that point? The allure of craft beer was originally flavor, the bitterness, the hops. It was something different than the same ole same ole from the big macro breweries like Budweiser. I remember drinking a Newcastle and thinking I […]

BA El Cucuy by Angry Chair Brewing

It’s breweries like Angry Chair that ease the pain of missing Perennial Artisan Ales in St. Louis. These guys know the hell out of their stouts, specifically sweet stouts, or better known as the stouts I enjoy most. My wonderful wife got me a couple bottles of this a few months ago. I traded one […]