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Shelf Staple V - Sierra Nevada Narwhal

Shelf Staple V - Sierra Nevada Narwhal

Look at any online trade forum and you’ll find hundreds of stouts that people are "in search of," but those who are looking for a world class stout don’t need to look that hard or that far.

Shelf Staples IV – Bigleaf Maple

Shelf Staples IV – Bigleaf Maple

If they advertised or marketed this beer based on the hops, which are nowhere to be found on the label or the case, this may be a more popular beer.

BTL Oktoberfest Blind Tasting

BTL Oktoberfest Blind Tasting

Beertasteslike decided to have our own little Oktoberfest celebration! We got a bit overzealous and ended up with so many beers that what was going to be a casual get together expanded into a blind tasting and boy oh boy were we all surprised by the results.

IPA Month Closeout - BTL Top 5 IPA Picks

IPA Month Closeout - BTL Top 5 IPA Picks

Everyone pretty much knows everything about the ever-popular American IPA. Instead of a dedicated piece to strictly American IPAs, we’re ending the month with an overall IPA blow-out!  Here are our Top 5 IPAs of ALL TIME!!

Born in the USA: A History of the American IPA + Home Brew Recipe

Born in the USA: A History of the American IPA + Home Brew Recipe

It all started with one hop and some inspiration from one beer.  As more hop varieties became available the style began to flourish. Now IPAs are recognized by their abundance of hop flavor and aroma but the beauty of the style is that there are many variations on the market, from balanced to completely hop-crazy.