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We’re no experts, just two guys prattling on about the beer we like.

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Green Flash Trippel

First, let’s not get hung up on how to pronounce Trippel (or Tripel.) Try-pel. Trip-ell. Triple. Whatever. Let’s just focus on the beer. First, a bit of etymology on the name from Wikipedia: “The term Tripel comes from the Low Countries - that is the modern Netherlands and Belgium; though the origin of the term …

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Back in Black Black IPA

21st Amendment Brewery in San Francisco puts out some great brews (notably a Quad from a coupla years ago and a Saison …

Crazy Mountain Amber Ale

This is the second installation of non-California craft beers sold in cans. I generally like ambers, and a “craft” beer I can …

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Oskar Blues Scotch Ale

This is part 1 of a 3 part series of craft brews sold in cans. I love Scotch Ales. And I now know …

Urthel Samaranth Quadrium Ale

This has been a dangerously session-like beer for me for the last couple of months. It’s delicious, accessible and full-bodied, but (un)fortunately …

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Monk’s Cafe Flemish Sour Ale

For those interested in sour beers, Monk’s would make a splendid introduction. It’s not too sour, not too minerally, not overly vinegary, …