Category Archives: Beer Reviews

Smooth Transition Stout: Recipe and Tasting Notes

 While it is not recommended for breastfeeding mothers to drink alcoholic beverages there are studies that say drinking stouts (dark beers) and consuming brewers yeast can increase milk supply. In turn, I set out to brew a tongue in cheek lower gravity stout that my wife and … Continue reading

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First Fruits Quadrupel: Recipe and Review

Better late than never right? To celebrate the birth of my first child I brewed a Belgian Quadrupel with hopes of brewing it annually in honor of her birthdays. In turn, after 3 months of adjusting to being a parent and … Continue reading

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TBP Presents: Brewmaster’s Reserve Series Lord Sorachi Release @ Brooklyn Brewery

On Monday, November 16th I headed to Brooklyn Brewery for the release of Garrett Oliver’s newest addition to his Brewmaster’s Reserve Series of beers, Lord Sorachi. This 9.5% imperial saison is the “bigger brother” of Sorachi Ace, Brooklyn Brewery’s year … Continue reading

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The “New England Style” IPA: Four IPAs from Trillium Brewing Company

Watch out West Coast IPA brewers! New England breweries are now brewing the latest and greatest hop-gasmic beers. Now, you may ask…What’s different about these New England IPAs and pale ales? Simply put, they’ve moved away from the west coast … Continue reading

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Beer Review Blast!: What have I been drinking lately?

Since switching my focus from craft beer to homebrewing two years I’ve found myself drinking and purchasing increasingly less craft beer. However, that does not mean that I’ve lost my interest in sharing my thoughts on craft beers that I’ve … Continue reading

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Introducing: Brooklyn Brewery’s Next Brewmaster’s Reserve Series Beer: I Wanna Rye-It!

On Monday, April 20, 2015 I headed to Brooklyn Brewery for yet another Brewmaster’s Reserve Series beer release event. This time the beer was a “Rye IPA” (style not specified) called I Wanna Rye-It!. As usual I filmed brewmaster Garrett … Continue reading

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TBP Under The Radar Beer Review: Prearis Quad and Grand Cru

Since teaming up with Artisanal Imports in November 2013 I’ve been able to try and in turn spread the word about the great line up of beers that they and their partner company Authentic Beverage Management import to the U.S.. … Continue reading

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