BA Brimley by Perennial Artisan Ales

So after spending a weird couple hours at Side Project’s 2-year anniversary party in the brewery’s taproom, I took my girls to Perennial. You can read about what happened at Side Project in my last blog post here. Perennial has become my go to brewery in St. Louis. They make the best stouts in the […]

BA 17 by Perennial Artisan Ales

So after trying Derivation Blend #10 at Side Project, I decided to hit up another of my favorite St. Louis breweries, Perennial Artisan Ales. Luckily, they had Barrel Aged 17 for on-site consumption so I couldn’t resist. Let’s get it on! Perennial makes a mint chocolate stout named 17. I had one bottle left but […]

Fantastic Voyage by Perennial Artisan Ales

Let me say I love Perennial’s stouts. These guys know what they’re doing when it comes to dark beer. In 2017, they released a coconut stout called Fantastic Voyage. It was around 8% ABV and was the closest thing to Last Snow Coconut Porter (Funky Buddha) I’ve had. This year, apparently, for some reason that […]

Abraxas (2017) by Perennial Artisan Ales

Now we’re getting somewhere. Every November, Perennial releases a new version of Abraxas, their flagship imperial stout. This beer comes in at 10% ABV and 80 IBU. Perennial labels Abraxas as “an Imperial Stout brewed with ancho chili peppers, cacao nibs, vanilla beans, and cinnamon sticks. Pouring deep brown with a thick head, this beer […]