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Author Archives: Chris Steltz

Clinical lab scientist by day, beer geek by night.

Firestone Walker Luponic Distortion Revolution No. 006 | Beer Geek Nation Craft Beer Reviews

Now in rotation: Revolution No. 006, the latest release in Firestone Walker’s Luponic Distortion revolving hop series, featuring yet another trailblazing blend of distinctive hops. True to form, Luponic Distortion Revolution No. 006 is driven by a mix of seven different hop varieties, led by two hops grown in the up-and-coming region of Michigan. Read More »

Did The Bruery Sell Out..and I’m Kind of OK with It. | Beer Geek Nation Craft Beer Reviews

http://www.patreon.com/beergeeknation http://www.beergeeknation.com/ http://facebook.com/beergeeknation Tweets by beergeeknation Recently The Bruery was purchased by a strategic partnering firm. What do you guys think about this. Cheers! Read More »

What Happened to the BGN Intro Music and Introducing the new BGN Music…take 2

https://www.instagram.com/emptyglassreviews/ This guy is the best!!! Thanks Christian!!! Read More »

Breckenridge Barrel Aged Imperial Cherry Stout | Beer Geek Nation Craft Beer Reviews

Breckenridge Brewery today announced the launch of Barrel Aged Imperial Cherry Stout, the second release in its Brewery Lane series. Aged in 50% whiskey barrels and 50% port wine barrels, Imperial Cherry Stout features sweet-sour Montmorency tart cherries which play on the dark fruit flavors prevalent in a traditional Imperial Stout. Breckenridge has created a complex flavor profile that marries the tartness of cherries with hints of wine, whiskey, and oak. Similar to the farm-inspired location of the brewery’s 12-acer Littleton campus, for which the series is named, Barrel Aged Imperial Cherry Stout is alluring and memorable. “The Brewery Lane Series is a celebration of innovation and reflects our ambition to continue making more bold and adventurous beers,” said Todd Usry, President and Brewmaster of Breckenridge Brewery. “Imperial Cherry Stout is sophisticated yet welcoming, and aging it in a combination of port wine barrels ... Read More »

St. Bernardus Abt 12 Oak Aged | Beer Geek Nation Craft Beer Reviews

https://belgiuminabox.com/ http://www.patreon.com/beergeeknation http://www.beergeeknation.com/ http://facebook.com/beergeeknation Tweets by beergeeknation St. Bernardus Abt 12 Oak Aged St. Bernardus Brouwerij 11% ABV Beer Geek Nation Rating: A St Bernardus Matured for 6 months in Oak Calvados barrels. Read More »

Epic Beer Mail From Belgium! | Beer Geek Nation Craft Beer Reviews

http://belgiuminabox.com http://patreon.com/beergeeknation http://facebook.com/beergeeknation Today on BGN we unbox and epic beer mail from Belgium In a Box. Check out the link below if you want ot order from them. Cheers! And what beers should I review first? Read More »

Trillium Heavy Mettle Double IPA | Beer Geek Nation Craft Beer Reviews

http://www.patreon.com/beergeeknation http://www.beergeeknation.com/ http://facebook.com/beergeeknation Tweets by beergeeknation Heavy Mettle Trillium Brewing 9.3% ABV Beer Geek Nation Rating: A Brewed to test the Mettle of our loyal hopheads, this dank, full-bodied double IPA features intense dual additions of Amarillo and Galaxy. Bright aromatics of peach and nectarine fuse with flavors of tropical fruit and grapefruit on the palate. Accents of pine, resinous hop, and a clean bitterness reveal themselves on a smooth, dry finish. ABV: 9.3% MALT: American 2-row Barley, Valley Danko Rye, Valley Triticale, Valley Wheat, Dextrine, Dextrose HOPS: Amarillo, Galaxy, Columbus Read More »

MiiR Growler Reviews | Beer Geek Nation Craft Beer Reviews

http://www.patreon.com/beergeeknation http://www.beergeeknation.com/ http://facebook.com/beergeeknation Tweets by beergeeknation Growler With all the features of our classic Growler plus a buckle lid that locks in place when open and a handle for easy carrying on the walk home from the brewery. Our four-pint (64oz.) growler gives you everything you would expect from our heritage growler and a couple of convenient additions. Read More »

Wicked Weed Bought by Inbev and Lagunitas Owned by Heineken! | BGN Beer Reviews

Today on BGN I discuss AB Inbev purchasing Wicked Weed and Heineken purchasing the additional 50% of Lagunitas. Cheers! Read More »

Are IPA’s Killing Craft Beer? | Beer Geek Nation Craft Beer Reviews

Today on BGN I talk about how I feel about the idea of the IPA style killing craft beer. What do you guys think? Read More »