Category Archives: Beer of the Month

September 2007 – Chimay Ale (blue label)

I have been sipping on my Chimay Ale for well over an hour. As the beer has slowly made the journey from refrigerated to room temperature, the flavor and richness slowly transformed along the way and has reached the point … Continue reading

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August 2007 – Flying Dog Double Dog

“Wow!” Was my reaction to my first sip of this beer. I was immediately struck by the creamy, sweet, and ridiculously hoppy character. A little later on I was struck by the 10.5% alcohol content! Flying Dog describes this beer … Continue reading

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July 2007 – Victory HopDevil Ale

Victory is a newcomer to South Carolina, one of the spoils of the recent repeal on the oppression of beer in our state. Victory is brewed in Downington, Pennsylvania, and has quickly become one of my favorite overall breweries. Everything … Continue reading

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June 2007 – Highland Gaelic Ale

I thought I would start my Beer of the Month series with what I consider to be as close to the perfect all-around beer as I’ve had, the Highland Gaelic Ale. The Gaelic has an incredible combination of roasted maltiness, … Continue reading

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