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Firestone Walker Agrestic (2015) | Beer Geek Nation Craft Beer Reviews

This liberation begins its journey as DBA then continues through a “chrysalis” process involving 87% French and 13% American Oak barrels, and our proprietary collection of micro flora. To blend, we selected beer matured eight to 24 months in barrels, creating a synergistic beer. Immediately, toasted oak and lemon pith swirl on the nose and palate, followed by an amazing harmony of vanilla, coconut, Earl Grey tea and spice. The finish is crisp, with mouth-watering acidity and chewy tannins. Since we age, blend and bottle these beers once a year, there will be slight variation with each release. A santé! Read More »

Firestone Walker 19th Anniversary Ale | Beer Geek Nation Beer Reviews

Buy a BGN Shirt Here- http://www.beergeeknation.com/store http://facebook.com/beergeeknation http://www.beergeeknation.com 19 Anniversary Ale Firestone Walker 13% ABV Beer Geek Nation Rating: A+ We blended together 235 oak barrels and four different beers creating something truly complex and exceptional.” – Brewmaster Matt Brynildson Parabola / Aged in Bourbon Barrels / 33.33% of Final Blend / Russian Imperial Oatmeal Stout Stickee Monkee / Aged in Bourbon and Whiskey Barrels / 33.33% of Final Blend / Central Coast Quad Brewed with Belgian Candi and Mexican Turbinado (brown) Sugar Bravo / Aged in Bourbon and Brandy Barrels / 16.6% of Final Blend / Imperial Brown Ale Velvet Merkin / Aged in Bourbon Barrels / 16.6% of Final Blend / Traditional Oatmeal Stout As a finished beer, XIX is a rich, chocolaty, chewy brew with brandy-soaked raisin and holiday fruitcake flavors. The blend is anchored by equal parts Stickee Monkee and ... Read More »

Firestone Walker Helldorado (2015) | Beer Geek Nation Craft Beer Reviews

Blonde barley wine hopped with Eldorado hops. Read More »

Firestone Walker Parabola (2015) | Beer Geek Nation Craft Beer Reviews

Parabola has been a major component of past anniversary blends and is one of our most aggressive offerings. This beer features bold bourbon and tobacco aromas and a rich dark chocolate, charred oak flavor. Parabola is best enjoyed in moderation and is a perfect beer to pair with those chocolate dessert favs. An extension of Quercus Alba —the Firestone Walker Barrel aged program. Russian Imperial Stout Aged in Bourbon Barrels. Read More »

Firestone Walker Easy Jack (2015) | Beer Geek Nation Craft Beer Reviews

Brewmaster Matt Brynildson went to the mountain and returned with a vision for a different kind of Session IPA, one that would be brewed and dry hopped with a globetrotting selection of new hop varieties from Europe, New Zealand and North America. He foresaw a beer that would deliver massive hop aromas, a signature malt balance and an empty glass before you knew what hit you. And so the newest member of our Jack IPA family was born. Read More »

Top Three Breweries in California | Beer Geek Nation Craft Beer Reviews

So this is a short list of my top breweries in the state of California. Yes, I know there are a ton of them that I could have picked but as I explain in the video I felt that these were ones that I was constantly coming back to. What are your top California breweries? Cheers! Buy A BGN Shirt/Glass Here – http://www.beergeeknation.com/store http://facebook.com/beergeeknation http://www.beergeeknation.com http://www.twitter.com/beergeeknation Read More »

Firestone Walker XVIII Anniversary Ale | Beer Geek Nation Craft Beer Reviews

Since founding our brewery in 1996, we have specialized in the rare art of brewing beer in oak barrels. in the fall of 2006, we released a limited edition oak-aged strong ale called 10 to commemorate our 10th anniversary. the experience was greater than any one of us could have ever imagined. we now present xviii, our ninth release in what has become an annual autumn rite at our brewery. Read More »

Firestone Walker Oaktoberfest | Beer Geek Nation Craft Beer Reviews

Our twist on the German Märzen bier, we give you a Paso Märzen. Traditional imported malts offer subtle honey-like aromas with hints of Noble hop spice. The stars of this brew are the imported Pilsner and Vienna malts that offer malty sweetness that carry through to the end. German Hallertau hops add rich Noble hop character to balance this exceptional Marzen. This beer is 100% stainless steel and gets the name Oaktoberfest as an ode to our hometown, Paso Robles, Spanish for “Pass of The Oaks”. True to Oktoberfest custom, this beer makes its debut in time for fall to celebrate the age-old German tradition. Read More »

Firestone Walker Velvet Merkin (2014 Vintage) | Beer Geek Nation Craft Beer Reviews

This is our Velvet Merlin Oatmeal Stout aged in Bourbon Barrels and it just won the 2010 and 2011 Gold medal at the GABF for barrel aged beers!!! This beer goes into the barrels as a roasty dark chocolate, coffee accented mild mannered stout and comes out transformed as a milk chocolate, smooth dark cherry, vanilla and coconut infused masterpiece. We are incredibly proud of this beer and it seems as though it was always meant to be a barrel aged brew. 100% Oak Barrel Aged Read More »

Beer Geek Nation presents San Diego Beer Vlog: Firestone Walker Easy Jack Video Beer Review

Brewmaster Matt Brynildson went to the mountain and returned with a vision for a different kind of Session IPA, one that would be brewed and dry hopped with a globetrotting selection of new hop varieties from Europe, New Zealand and North America. He foresaw a beer that would deliver massive hop aromas, a signature malt balance and an empty glass before you knew what hit you. And so the newest member of our Jack IPA family was born. Read More »