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Beer Geek Nation presents San Diego Beer Vlog: Karl Strauss Two Tortugas Video Beer Review

San Diego may not top the list for birdwatchers but it certainly tops the list for beer-drinkers. And while you’re more likely to spot a Sea Turtle than a Turtle Dove, tracking down a world class beer is easy. Two Tortugas is the 2nd addition to our less than literal “Twelve Days” series of holiday ales. This Belgian-inspired Quadruple Ale has a delicate union of toffee, dark fruits, and warming spices that will continue to develop with age. Raise a glass to 2011 or save a bottle for 2021, this turtle’s got legs. Read More »

Ommegang Three Philosophers | Beer Geek Nation Video Beer Reviews Episode 87

Three Philosophers Brewery Ommegang 9.8% ABV Beer Geek Nation Rating: A Beer Advocate Rating: A Rate Beer Rating: 99/100 Three Philosophers is a remarkable limited edition strong ale brewed by Brewery Ommegang in response to a home brewer’s description of his dream beer. Realbeer.com, the internet’s largest beer website, hosted a contest called “Create a Great Beer.” Brewery Ommegang was chosen by Realbeer.com to brew the Belgian-style ale for the winning essayist. Noel Blake, a home brewer from Portland wrote the winning description for what his “dream beer” would be like. Read More »

Beer Geek Nation Episode 50: Trappist Westvleteren 12 video beer review

So here it is! Episode 50! Thanks so much to all of the loyal youtube viewers who continue to watch and support out little beer review operation here. I chose this beer because I know a lot of people will not get to try it so I wanted to display the beer in all of its glory. I really hope you enjoy this one and I look forward to doing many more reviews with you. Westvleteren 12 is the rarest of the Trappist style beers. Brewed in the traditional Belgian Strong/Quadruple or Abt style this beer comes in at a whopping 10.2%. Easily one of the best examples of a Belgian beer ever. Deep dark fruits take over after the sweetness of the classic Belgian yeast flavors. An absolute dream to drink. Check out the video for full details. Read More »