Category Archives: Beer

Harpoon: UFO Pumpkin


Brewery: Harpoon (Boston, MA & Windsor, VT) Name: “Imperial Donut Break” Type: Pumpkin Ale (Unfiltered) ABV: 5.9% Beer Advocate: 82 It’s that time of year when pumpkins comes out on the porch, the leaves begin to change, and Halloween—oh wait, it’s still summer and a hundred and eighty degrees outside? Damn the Mad Men of America! Every year Halloween and

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Parish: Opus Vert

Brewery: Parish Brewing (Broussard, LA) Name: “Opus Vert” Type: IPA ABV: 6.8% (60 IBU) Beer Advocate: 95 In its eighth year, Parish Brewing, just outside Lafayette, LA, has been flexing its muscle in the beer world. Their yearly “Ghost in the Machine” DBL IPA is always in high demand and their “Canebrake” sugarcane-Wheat Ale is a staple of the hot days

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Evil Twin: Imperial Donut Break


Brewery: Evil Twin (New York, NY) Name: “Imperial Donut Break” Type: Imperial Porter (w/ coffee, vanilla, almond, and chocolate [donuts?]) ABV: 11.5% Beer Advocate: 93 Evil Twin Brewing sets a high bar with their beers, bringing a lot of complex flavors into some high ABV brews (see Molotov Heavy @ 17.2%), and the Imperial Donut Break is no exception.   Eyes and

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