Nick Green

No Corporate Beer Reviews: Can-O-Bliss Double IPA

March 27, 2020

Oskar Blues might be on to something with this mid-coast IPA that marries the hoppy dankness of a West Coast IPA with the haziness and extreme drinkability of a New England IPA.

No Corporate Beer Reviews: El Chavo

March 17, 2020

Beers brewed with any sort of hot pepper can be a hard sell, but El Chavo is deceptively complex and surprisingly addictive.

No Corporate Beer Reviews: Funky Prowler

March 6, 2020

If Metallica’s “The Thing That Should Not Be” described a beer, it would be Funky Prowler.

No Corporate Beer Reviews: Synopsis Dark Cherry Sour

February 28, 2020

Synopsis Dark Sour Cherry is fantastic and fun to drink, with ample amounts of cherry flavor. It’s also somewhat hard to describe.

No Corporate Beer Reviews: Fudgie the Beer

February 21, 2020

You needn’t have been raised on Tom Carvel’s ice cream cakes to appreciate Fudgie the Beer, but it doesn’t hurt.

No Corporate Beer Reviews: La Socarrada

February 7, 2020

At least the imaginatively named brewery “Premium Beers from Spain” offers truth in advertising via their La Socarrada spiced beer.

No Corporate Beer Reviews: Superposition

January 31, 2020

Freethought’s Superposition almost smells too good to drink, but we are nothing if not professional and powered through JUST FOR YOU.

No Corporate Beer Reviews: IPA X

January 24, 2020

Ardent Craft Ales’ IPA X may be #2,729 to the uninitiated, but currently #1 in Decibel’s hearts and bellies.

No Corporate Beer Reviews: Tulsi

January 13, 2020

This Tulsi is definitely a not-so-secret asset… to any cider drinker.

No Corporate Beer Reviews: The Pomisher

November 13, 2019

Even Frank Castle wouldn’t punish you for enjoying a bottle of the excellent sour, The Pomisher.

No Corporate Beer Reviews: Thanks For Letting Us Play Tonight

October 28, 2019

Thanks for Letting Us Play Tonight is a competent hazy pale ale. It’s a big fish in a small pond, which is to say: It’s a well executed rendition of a not the most interesting of styles.

No Corporate Beer Reviews: Cucumber Lime Gose

October 1, 2019

What do cucumber juice, lime, Himalayan sea salt and beer have in common? Nickel Brook Brewing Co has the unlikely awesome answer.

No Corporate Beer Reviews: Glasgow Smile

September 27, 2019

Nightmare Brewing Company is horror and death metal enthusiast Billy Powell’s outlet for flirting with darkness and exorcising his own demons. Glasgow Smile is his latest gruesome gose.

No Corporate Beer Reviews: Ibex Cellar: Barrel-Aged Barleywine Ale

September 19, 2019

This barleywine has a lot going on, including vanilla and oak-y notes (from the Kentucky bourbon barrels), making it a perfect beer to grab and uncork in early autumn.

No Corporate Beer Reviews: Bourbon Barrel-Aged Troegenator

September 11, 2019

How do you improve on the already-amazing Troegenator? Easy, bourbon barrel-age it and slowly sip a majestic Bourbon Barrel-Aged Troegenator.

No Corporate Beer Reviews: Beersel Zwet.be

September 4, 2019

When it comes to uber kvlt black metal or uber kvlt black porters, we’re elitist assholes of the first order.

No Corporate Beer Reviews: Enter Night Pilsner

August 21, 2019

Before you head off to never-never land, read this review of the “Metallica Beer” Enter Night.

The Darkness – “Permission to Land”

August 15, 2019

Decibel honors the greatest rock album of the ’00s – warts and all – with a Hall of Fame induction.

No Corporate Beer Reviews: Spawn of Space Reaper

July 31, 2019

Don’t fear the Space Ranger (or Reaper) from Decibel faves – and fellow metalheads – DC Brau.

Ex-Turbonegro Vocalist Hank von Hell Reveals Insane Tour Rider for U.S. Dates

July 31, 2019

Catch Hank von Hell is U.S. starting in August, but don’t expect to bake a motherfuckin’ in his green room. The ingredients aren’t on his rider.

No Corporate Beer Reviews: Or Xata

July 1, 2019

The Bruery avoids the obvious temptation of bringing horchata to a stout or porter and instead sweetens up a blonde ale.

No Corporate Beer Reviews: The Ages

June 20, 2019

The Ages marks the Oregon brewery’s first foray into the world of lambics and they fucking nailed it!

No Corporate Beer Reviews: Trooper Red ‘N’ Black Porter

June 6, 2019

Oh-oh-oh-oh-oh-oh-oh-oh-oooooh, let’s have a taste of the latest Trooper beer offering from Robinsons Brewery.