Tag Archives: Beer Review

Ninth Day of Christmas – Weyerbacher Winter Ale

Total Score: 61.0 My ninth beer of Christmas is Winter Ale from Weyerbacher Brewing Company in Easton, PA. The brewery was founded in 1995 and named for the original German spelling of founders Dan and Sue Weirback’s last name. Despite … Continue reading

Posted in 12 Beers of Christmas 2011, Beer Review, Pennsylvania, Weyerbacher Brewing Company, Winter Warmer | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Eighth Day of Christmas – Columbus Winter Warmer

Total Score: 92.0 My eighth beer of Christmas comes from my local Columbus Brewing Company. Established in 1988, the brewery is located in Columbus’ historic Brewery District where they also operate a nice restaurant alongside the brewery. Brewmaster Eric Bean … Continue reading

Posted in 12 Beers of Christmas 2011, Beer Review, Columbus Brewing Company, Ohio, Winter Warmer | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

Seventh Day of Christmas – Lost Coast Winterbraun

Total Score: 83.5 My seventh beer of Christmas is Lost Coast Brewery’s Winterbraun, which I picked up because I’ve never seen or heard of it before. Located in Eureka, California, Lost Coast opened its doors in 1990 as one of … Continue reading

Posted in 12 Beers of Christmas 2011, Beer Review, California, English Brown Ale, Lost Coast Brewery | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Sixth Day of Christmas – Shiner Holiday Cheer

Total Score: 86.0 For the sixth day of Christmas I’m having Shiner Holiday Cheer from the “Little Brewery” in Shiner, Texas, Spoetzl Brewery. Due to a busy day I’m running up against the end of my sixth day, so I … Continue reading

Posted in 12 Beers of Christmas 2011, Beer Review, Dunkelweizen, Spoetzl Brewery, Texas | Tagged , , , , , | 6 Comments

Fifth Day of Christmas – Samuel Smith’s Winter Welcome Ale

Total Score: 86.0 The fifth day of Christmas brings a beer all the way from the oldest brewery in Yorkshire, Winter Welcome Ale from Samuel Smith’s Old Brewery. Founded in 1758, tradition runs deep at Samuel Smith’s, which is one … Continue reading

Posted in 12 Beers of Christmas 2011, Beer Review, England, Samue Smith's Old Brewery, Winter Warmer | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Fourth Day of Christmas – Bell’s Winter White Ale – Review #24

Total Score: 89.0 For my fourth beer of Christmas is Bell’s Winter White Ale from Bell’s Brewery in Kalamazoo, Michigan. Although the Bell’s name is relatively new, having been changed from the Kalamazoo Brewing Company in 2005, these guys have … Continue reading

Posted in 12 Beers of Christmas 2011, Beer Review, Bell's Brewery, Michigan, Witbier | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

Third Day of Christmas – Great Lakes Christmas Ale – Review #23

Total Score: 93.0 I have to admit that my third beer of Christmas, Great Lakes’ Christmas Ale, holds a special place in my heart. I’ve so drank many of these (often too many) that I can imagine its taste almost … Continue reading

Posted in 12 Beers of Christmas 2011, Beer Review, Great Lakes Brewing Company, Ohio, Winter Warmer | Tagged , , , , , | 3 Comments