Tag Archives: Boulevard

Boulevard Scotch on Scotch

Barrel-aged beer has almost become synonymous with whiskey barrels. And by whiskey I mean bourbon specifically. Sure wine barrels get the privelage of aging most sour beers and more and more brewers are playing around with different spirit barrels as … Continue reading

Posted in Saturday Sip | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on Boulevard Scotch on Scotch

Saturday Sip Showdown: Pumpkin Beers, Part 2

“And most importantly I don’t have to waste my time on mediocre Midwestern pumpkin beers again, having narrowed down once and for all the select few worthy of drinking again.” Haha. Right. Like I could go a year without doing … Continue reading

Posted in Saturday Sip | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Saturday Sip Showdown: Pumpkin Beers, Part 2

Saturday Sip Showdown: Pumpkin Beers

You would think that I would have learned after the Oktoberfest debacle. Want to destroy any love you have for a style? Taste through a dozen or so beers in one sitting and then come back and tell me you … Continue reading

Posted in Saturday Sip | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Saturday Sip Showdown: Pumpkin Beers

Saturday Sip: Boulevard Long Strange Tripel

Tripel. This time of year you hear it all the time, or, rather, you hear its homonym “triple” all the time. On the baseball field as spring training gets into full swing there are triples and triple plays. Watch a … Continue reading

Posted in Saturday Sip | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Saturday Sip: Boulevard Long Strange Tripel

Saturday Sip: Boulevard Nutcracker Ale

There’s a couple ways a beer named after The Nutcracker could go. There’s the obvious route, a malty ale with the addition of nuts. There’s also the less obvious route, utilizing sugar plums. I don’t know how that second way would … Continue reading

Posted in Saturday Sip | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Saturday Sip Showdown: American Pale Wheat Ale

Pale wheat ale is a uniquely American invention. It has far more in common with pale ale and IPA than it does the German hefeweizen and the Belgian wit, two other wheat-heavy styles. Whereas the hefeweizen relies on specific yeast … Continue reading

Posted in Saturday Sip | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Saturday Sip: Boulevard Pop-Up Session IPA

The session IPA is one of the hottest styles of the moment. Although not really a true style yet, at least by guidelines defined by the GABF or World Beer Cup, it’s a subcategory of the IPA. Session IPAs pack … Continue reading

Posted in Saturday Sip | Tagged , , , | 4 Comments

Bosch Region: Sweet 16

Vote for the Elite Eight here. I give up trying to predict this madness. We’re talking about nine, fourteen and fifteen seeds in the semifinals of this region. Who would have thought it? At least Boulevard got the job done … Continue reading

Posted in Brand Bracket | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

Bosch Region: Second Round

Vote for the Sweet 16 here. The Bosch Region was quite the mixed bag in the first round. On one hand you had favorites like Bell’s, Boulevard and Summit running away with the votes. On the other four of the … Continue reading

Posted in Brand Bracket | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Bosch Region: First Round

Go here to vote in the Second Round It’s time to open voting for the final region in the field. If you haven’t already, go check out the Falstaff, Goebel and Krug Regions to submit your votes. Read on for a bit of background information … Continue reading

Posted in Brand Bracket | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments