Brookings Beer Expo Report

The Brookings Beer Expo was held December 8 at the Swiftel Center.  Organizers estimated the crowd at 250.  Participants were able to meet brewery representatives, taste over 50 beers, meet local brewers from Heist Brewing and Wooden Legs Brewing and learn about home brewing from the SDSU Brew Club. The room at the Swiftel Center […]

New Belgium Dig

Need a new beer for the Superbowl? Try Dig from New Belgium Brewing.  This pale ale has an interesting hop profile with Sorachi Ace, Nelson Sauvin, Cascade and Centennial hops.  Malts include pale and C-80.  I picked up a six pack at the Brookings Liquor Store for $8.49. ABV = 5.6% IBUs = 36 This […]

New Belgium Snow Day

The New Belgium Brewery is located in Fort Collins, CO, and is the maker of the well known Fat Tire.  Their winter seasonal release is Snow Day.  This tasty beer uses a mixture of Midnight Wheat, Pale and C-80 malts.  Hops are also a mix and include Styrian Goldings, Centennial and Cascade. ABV = 6.2% […]