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Saturday Sip Showdown: Oktoberfests, Take Three

I just can’t help myself. Every year I say I’m done with massive blind tastings and every year I manage to make an exception. I can assure you there will be no pumpkin beer blind tasting this year as I’m … Continue reading

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Saturday Sip Showdown: Oktoberfest

You learn a lot after tasting 14 Oktoberfest beers. Like the fact that most Oktoberfests taste pretty similar. And that Oktoberfest beers aren’t really your favorite style. And that maybe 14 Midwestern Oktoberfests was a bit ambitious.

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Saturday Sip: Two Brothers Atom Smasher

Just because a beer is a lager does not automatically make it boring and uninteresting. For a fine example of this point,┬álook no further than Two Brothers Atom Smasher. The Chicago-area brewery puts a unique spin on the Oktoberfest style … Continue reading

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Saturday Sip: Thirsty Dog Barktoberfest

It used to be that fall meant Oktoberfest season. That was the fall seasonal. Then pumpkin beers came along and completely stole the season away. There are still plenty of Oktoberfest beers released every year but they don’t get nearly … Continue reading

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