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Bluewood Brewing brings back Imperial Double NEIPA

In an upcoming article, I wrote how local breweries have really moved the needle on the NEIPA style. One brewery, who I then described as “under-rated” is Bluewood Brewing on Cherokee Street in South St. […]


Shift Beer | Maduro from Cigar City

Starting today, I’m starting a new column, within the blog called Shift Beer. Today’s Shift Beer column features Maduro from Cigar City. The name stems from the fact that I’ve had to restart my life […]

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Center Ice Brewery releases Belgian IPA

If you’re a fan of Belgian style beers, here’s some news for you. Center Ice Brewery is releasing a new Belgian IPA. Center Ice Brewery releases Belgian inspired IPA I have to admit, I had […]

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Millpond releasing new NEIPA ‘Freestyle Walking’

Millpond releasing new NEIPA ‘Freestyle Walking.’ If you have not made your way to Millstadt, Illinois to try the beer offerings of  Millpond Brewing and Incubator , perhaps their newest offering will be what pulls you […]

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4 Hands brings back Hazy IPA Warped Perception

Tell you what, as I was preparing to make my transition from summer beers, which was dominated by Hazy IPA, to the cool crispness of the Oktoberfest brews, and eventually to Winter Stouts, I’m beginning […]