Nerdsense Drinks – #430 Oskar Blues & Cigar City – Bamburana

Style: Whiskey & Brandy Barrel Aged Imperial Stout Container: 12oz can Glassware: Stemmed Balloon Notes: Bamburana unfolds on the palate with forward-facing roasted malt flavors that branch out against a dark fruit backdrop of figs and dates. Then, brandy and whiskey accents make themselves known with complex boozy-and-sweet flavors, complementing the warmth and spice of […]

Nerdsense Drinks Reviews – #426 Ommegang King in the North

Style: Bourbon Barrel Aged Imperial StoutContainer: 750ml BottleGlassware: TekuNotes: King in the North pours jet black with a thick tan head. Aromas of roasted malt, coffee, and chocolate blend with those of oak, bourbon, and vanilla. The flavor is rich and full with notes of chocolate, vanilla, coffee, and roasted malt up front followed by smooth […]

Nerdsense Drinks Reviews – #424 Trillium Permutation 6.06

Style: Pilsner Container: 32oz Growler Glassware: Spiegelau Sam Adams Perfect Pint Notes: Noble hops provide Permutation 6.06 with engaging aromatics of lemon rind, juniper, and lavender. The palate follows balancing crackery malt flavors with a snappy and mildly spicy hoppiness. Light-to-medium body with a refreshingly crisp effervescence and clean finish, (5.7%)