I admit that I come to this place more because I like the people, decor and extremely fresh cocktail line up than because of the beer selection. So, for the time being, I will leave the location un named. I'm chocking down the beer as we speak and wishing I had stuck to a commercial grade Guinness.
YardBird Pale Ale
has possibly crossed many seas to be chilled in the cooler of my local favorite bar. I make this assumption because the "hoppy finish" it smirks about on the label finishes like a regrettable morning after mouthfeel. Greene King has a closer relationship with Corona than Cascade.
It makes me wish I had one of these candies in my pocket! Too bad I can't get these beauties in France just yet. JustAnotherBeerBlog.com recently took matter's into the kitchen and gathered up ingredients for a do it yourself : Play with your beer.
Any of you other crafty beer people got hop candy recipes? Lets compare notes!
But then you may be wondering : what the hell are hops, anyway?
And if you have to ask that question then you aren't ready for the BJCP's 2014 style guideline update- like me.
Get on my skunked beer hating, home making, beer geeking level yo.