Posts Categorized: Newsletters

Feb 22nd Beer Newsletter

New Arrivals and Recommended Beers   London Balling 4-Packs! If you want it big, rich, thick and sweet, then Barleywine is for you! Against The Grain has just released 4-pack pint cans of their barrel-aged Barleywine, London Balling, and we’re in the love with the sweet, caramel and vanilla richness of the unique, thick brew!… Read more »

Feb 21st Wine Newsletter

An Everyday Red From One of Piedmont’s Best! . While I hate to publicly play favorites with one wine region over another, I’ll admit that out of all the intricate little wine cultures of Italy, my favorite is Piedmont. The sheer variety of quality wines is impressive, ranging from the grandioise Nebbiolo Reds from Barolo… Read more »

Feb 8th Beer Newsletter

New Arrivals and Recommended Beers   De Dood Returns! Germany meets Belgium as Central Waters partners up with Local Option to collaborate on a Weissenbock Beer brewed with Belgian yeast strains. Add in the layering and flavors from six months in Heaven Hill Bourbon Barrels, and you have a real treat in a rather grim… Read more »

Feb 1st Beer Newsletter

New Arrivals and Recommended Beers         Bruery Bombers Are Blowing Up! We have not one, not two, even more than three…heck, we’ve got a dozen new beers from The Bruery, a California brewery specializing in the creative, the craft, the Belgian and the oak-aged. There’s something for just about everyone on our… Read more »

Jan 25th Beer Newsletter

New Arrivals and Recommended Beers   Black Betty is Back and More Black! “It’s like, how much more black could this be? and the answer is none. None more black.” – Nigel Tufnel of Spinal Tap. This Whiskey Barrel-aged Imperial Stout from Nebraska Brewing Company is one of the darkest, richest and yes, blackest beers… Read more »

Jan 18th Beer Newsletter

New Arrivals and Recommended Beers   New Stone Cans! Just in! A new six-pack from Stone – the Ripper Pale Ale is inspired by the greatest surf waves and beautiful hops of the West Coast and Australia! With a blast of Cascade Hops from the Pacific Northwest and Australian Galaxy hops, this tiptoes right on… Read more »

Jan 17th Wine Newsletter

Happy New Year! – Some Plans for 2017! While it’s not like everyone has stopped buying wine en masse (I’ve honestly been surprised by some of the fancy stuff we’ve sold since the 1st of the year!), we’re taking a few days to catch our collective breath before we start looking at new wines for… Read more »

Jan 11th Beer Newsletter

New Arrivals and Recommended Beers Cash Mony In The House! Just in! Find this 22oz Imperial IPA on our shelves now. Brewed with, as 4 Hands puts it, with a “wasteful amount of the very best hops we could secure,” this is a chalky, tropical, explosively aromatic testimony to what you can do with hops…. Read more »

Jan 4th Beer Newsletter

New Arrivals and Recommended Beers         Pedal to the Metal HOPS! If you just can’t get enough hoppy goodness from your IPA, might we suggest some Laguinitas Hop Stoopid? Big, bold and dry-hopped, if this beer were a professional wrestler, its finishing move would be a piledriver from the top turnbuckle –… Read more »

Dec 28th Beer Newsletter

New Arrivals and Recommended Beers         New Brews From Belgium! Just in, two ravishing Belgian beers from Hanssens! We have 375mls of Oude Gueze and Oude Kriek. Hanssens has a long history in Belgian beer, but as a blender rather than a brewer. They purchase beer from multiple sources and mix it… Read more »