August 11, 2023 Nick Green
If peanut butter-flavored beers are your jam, Abita Brewing Company’s PB & Jams lager will hit your sweet spot.
June 16, 2023 Nick Green
von Trapp Brewing’s Maple Rauch is probably the definitive American rauchbier.
May 19, 2023 Nick Green
Nepenthe’s Thiccolas Cage will make your eyes go wide and your hair stand on its head like Nic Cage in, well, every goddamn Nic Cage flick.
April 28, 2023 Nick Green
Wiseacre Brewing Company’s Bow Echo Hazy IPA is bright, like a warm hug, and can turn your day around instantly.
April 7, 2023 Nick Green
Secret Machine beers are largely for fans of extremely fruit-forward kettle sours. Baked Alaska, aged on pistachio, chocolate, raspberry and vanilla, fits right in.
March 24, 2023 Nick Green
If Jack’s Abby says this is a lager, we’re down with that, because Framinghammer has a sweeter swing than Jim Rice.
February 17, 2023 Nick Green
Metal & Beer Fest stalwarts Yards go dark via a sessionable winter lager with any extremely Philly name.
February 10, 2023 Nick Green
Even though the gose is really a summer style, The Brewing Projekt’s Applocalypse works beautifully year round.
January 18, 2023 Nick Green
As stouts go, Firestone Walker’s Parabolita is perfect. Aged in bourbon barrels with a mix of vanilla beans, cocoa nibs, and sea salt to create an enhanced stout experience.
January 6, 2023 Nick Green
As an ESB, Adroit Theory pretty much nailed it with DOOM, another standout of the Virginia brewery’s growing heavy metal genre tribute series.
December 9, 2022 Nick Green
The idea behind the Brussels Beer Project’s “bread IPA” is up-cycling: At least 20% of the grain base of Babylone is from loaves of unsold bread, which have been dried out and pulverized into crumbs.
November 18, 2022 Nick Green
New York craft beer legends Ommegang give us yet another celebrate with their 25th Anniversary Ale.
November 4, 2022 Nick Green
Bock, Bock til you drop with OEC Brewing’s Solstice.
October 28, 2022 Nick Green
Victory’s DDH DirtWolf is double the pleasure, double the fun, and definitely double the trouble for anyone wedded to a lower gravity experience.
October 21, 2022 Nick Green
We don’t generally advocate pumpkin beer at NCB, but get ready to meet your fave: Cigar City’s Good Gourd.
October 7, 2022 Nick Green
3 Floyds’ High Speed Steel collab with Decibel faves Municipal Waste will electrify what’s left of your brain
September 16, 2022 Nick Green
This version of Origin of Darkness presents a rare opportunity to get a beer from Garage Project in North America. Stout hounds, look no further!
September 2, 2022 Nick Green
Tynt Meadow is absolutely unique for a Trappist beer, but it’s so much more than a novelty.
August 10, 2022 Nick Green
Sparklepuff, Galaxy Starfighter Defender of the Universe is Flying Monkeys’ Triple IPA that will send you into orbit.
June 24, 2022 Nick Green
Get full of beer via the wonderfully crushable Wake x Full of Hell collaboration Italian Pils.
June 3, 2022 Nick Green
Ce N’est Pas La Fin du Monde presents a crafty spin on a beloved brew, with some subtle enhancements that transform the Belgian tripel base into more of a West Coast style IPA.
May 13, 2022 Nick Green
Top Tier Trifle—courtesy of the best sour purveyors south of the Mason-Dixon Line (Southern Grist) and one of America’s top meaderies (Garagiste Meadery)—certainly lives up to its name.
May 6, 2022 Nick Green
A collab between Great Notion Brewing, the SteepleJack Brewing Co. and the Pink Boots Society produces the idea black IPA, Pink Sabbath.
April 22, 2022 Nick Green
Decibel Magazine Metal & Beer Fest OGs 3 Floyds deliver a barleywine with an ABV worthy of its Barrel Aged Behemoth name.
April 8, 2022 Nick Green
Luchador en Fuego, the excellent barrel-aged Mexican chocolate stout from Clown Shoes, brings the heat.
April 4, 2022 Nick Green
Old-school American craft envelope-pushers, Rogue return with the more traditionally balanced double IPA Colossal Claude.
March 25, 2022 Nick Green
Forest Bänger is another stellar offering from a brewery that excels in the art of dark beers.
March 18, 2022 Nick Green
(We Are) Reviewing The Motörhead Röad Crew.
March 11, 2022 Nick Green
So drink to forget / And drown all your sorrow / Bury your dreams / And choose catharsis!
March 4, 2022 Nick Green
America’s finest Belgian brewery, Allagash, master the dark arts of imperial stouts with the bold Nocturna.