A Little Black Magic? Ninkasi's Sleigh'r rocks - Whopperjaw
Forceful, flavorful and surprisingly smooth, Ninkasi Brewing Company's Sleigh'r is an inspired seasonal that rocks. “We created a malt-forward yet dry, toasty and hardy beer brewed in the traditional German Alt way, only darker,” said Ninkasi co-owner and founding brewer Jamie Floyd in a company release.
Drinking in a Winter Wonderland: A season-ale sampling - Whopperjaw
Hans, Rob and Mark hit their Portland, Oregon Safeway to grab a seasonal sampling of winter ales. Find out which beers they'd recommend you try.
'Tis the Season for Jubelale from Deschutes Brewery - Whopperjaw
Jubelale from Deschutes Brewery. Whopperjaw's Mark describes this dark, malty celebration ale as a transcendent microbrew that has "undoubtedly helped establish Deschutes as an international craft brew leader."
The Great (?) Pumpkin Beer Tasting - Whopperjaw
With pumpkin beers already in ample stock at bottle shops nationwide, Whopperjaw contributor decided to drink a few while the drinking was good.
Great Divide Rumble: Oak-aged IPA with Northwestern hops - Whopperjaw
Great Divide Brewing Co.'s Rumble is an oak-aged IPA with Northwestern hops, but no bourbon. Whopperjaw beer nerd Kevin says it's "one of the more entertaining beers" he's had in his fridge in some time.