Versus Battle #6: Black IPA

Two Black IPAs enter, only one leaves triumphant. Cthulhu on the Moon from Kaiju Brewing Company, versus the new kid on the block, the Suburban Brew. Kaiju are well known for their monster artwork on their bottles and cans. They have eight beers in their regular range, including the Aftermath Double IPA, Hopped Out Red…

Versus Battles #5: Porters

Cue the Rocky music, da, da da da, da da daaaaaaa, because ‘Versus Battles #5’ is here. The segment that pits two beers of the same style head to head against each other. The 2015 BJCP style guide lines have been used to judge both beers on aroma, appearance, flavour, mouthfeel, with my own personal…

Versus Battles #4: Amber Ale

Cue the Rocky music, da, da da da, da da daaaaaaa, because ‘Versus Battles #4’ is here. The segment that pits two beers of the same style head to head against each other. The 2015 BJCP style guide lines will be used to judge both beers on its aroma, appearance, flavour, mouthfeel, with my own…

Versus Battles #3: Red Ale

  Cue the Rocky music, da, da da da, da da daaaaaaa, because ‘Versus Battles #3’ is here. The segment that pits two beers of the same style head to head against each other. The 2015 BJCP style guide lines has be used to judge both beers on its aroma, appearance, flavour, mouthfeel, with my…

Versus Battles #2: Hefeweizen

Cue the Rocky music, da, da da da, da da daaaaaaa, because ‘Versus Battles #2’ is here. The segment that pits two beers of the same style head to head against each other. The 2015 BJCP style guide lines has be used to judge both beers on its aroma, appearance, flavour, mouthfeel, with my own…

Versus Battle #1: Barley Wine

Introducing ‘Versus Battles’, a segment that pits two beers of the same style head to head against each other. The 2015 BJCP style guide lines will be used to judge both beers on its aroma, appearance, flavour, mouthfeel, with my own personal opinion rounding out the analysis. I fully understand that most breweries don’t brew…