Unite Red Ale

Over 80 brewing establishments from 11 countries concurrently brewed the same Red Ale recipe a few weeks ago, yet you’ve likely never heard of it. The second annual brewing of the Unite Red Ales took place on 8 March, International Women’s Collaboration Brew Day, to coincide with International Women’s Day. Right around now the fruits of this collaboration are beginning … Continue reading Unite Red Ale

Firestone Walker | Dry Hopped Opal Saison 7.5% ABV

Ah Saisons, the Anthropologie of beer. The biére de garde is maybe the most logical style of vintagey European brew to experience a renaissance in California wine country. This particular Wallonian saison tastes of spicy, earthy noble hops to me but at a very mellow 35 ABV it’s much more fragrant than it is bitter. This saison has citrusy … Continue reading Firestone Walker | Dry Hopped Opal Saison 7.5% ABV