El Cuatro by Ale Apothecary

EL CUATRO is made of barley and caramel malts co-mingling with lactobacillus and brettanomyces. After brewing and conditioning, the beer is transferred into brandy barrels to age for up to a year during an extended Brettanomyces Lambicus fermentation. Prior to bottling, the beer is blended with a small portion of year-old SAHALIE. The only hops…

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Disclaimer

Alex at Troon Brewing recently released a Kölsch which he calls Disclaimer. More precisely a Keller Kölsch with wheat. I always thought that Kölsch was a lager but I was corrected. In fact, this Kölsch, per the name, comes with a disclaimer. Pursuant to our client's request for full transparency and accountability, and in the…

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Dog-Eared Novel

Full-length comic books (often referred to as graphic novels) may count as novels. According to the definitions, I found online a novel is a “fictitious prose narrative of book length, typically representing character and action with some degree of realism.” Fictitious prose. Full-length comic books … I mean graphic novels, are stories of superhuman (aka…

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