Category Archives: Review

Review of Stone Lukcy Basatrd Ale

This Lukcy Basatrd Ale (no, that is not a typo) is a cuvée, a wine term meaning “blend”, of various Arrogant Bastard Variants. This includes the original Arrogant Bastard (now 14 years old), Double Bastard, and Oaked Arrogant Bastard. For a bit of background, I think Arrogant Bastard is a wonderful beer, and I am going […]

Review of Sierra Nevada Hoptimum

Everyone (me) was very excited about Sierra Nevada Brewing’s first Imperial IPA, due out January First. Well, it did not trickle out in the Bay Area until at least the 20th, but I got my hands on some bottles. First impressions: Unimpressed. Too Sweet. In more detail, I think for an Imperial IPA to carry […]