Nerdsense Drinks & No Hype Beer Reviews – Goose Island Bourbon County Vanilla Rye (2014) vs Vanilla (2018)

Style: Barrel Aged Imperial StoutsContainer: 750ml & 500mlGlassware: Sample GlassesNotes: Vanilla Rye (2014) This years version features a little twist of aging the stout in Rye Whiskey Barrels with a mix of Mexican and Madagascar vanilla beans! (13.6%) Vanilla (2018) Utilizing whole grade A vanilla beans from Madagascar, Vanilla delivers on all the quintessential things […]

Nerdsense Drinks Reviews – #405 Trillium Sprang (2019)

Style: Kolsch style aleContainer: 16oz CanGlassware: Sprang GlassesNotes: Sprang is refreshingly light bodied with aromatics of earthy evergreen, passion fruit, and faint doughy malt. Flavors of concord grape, mango, and herbaceous white wine interweave with cracker-crisp, pilsner malt character and minimal bitterness. The finish is dry with a lasting touch of grain.  (4.9%)