Tag Archives: Bell’s

Spring Beer Review

As the flowers pop up in our garden beds, new craft beers appear on the shelves for the warmer part of the year. I got together with my friends, Jen and Jeff, Milwaukee couple and homebrew aficionados, to taste a selection of spring/summer beers. We’ve rated our selections and averaged out our ratings for a final score.                 Citrus Happy Milwaukee Brewing Company Rating: 4/5 Citrus Happy tied for favorite beer tried because of its distinct grapefruit aroma reminiscent…

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Oatsmobile Review

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Your vote counts!At Sommbeer we’re big on community, especially within the realm of craft beer.  For us, being a site that is based out of the great state of Michigan, we’re pretty blessed by a bevy of fantastic beer that hits our store shelves year round.  Every state has their local breweries that have earned the respect and trust of the community that they reside in, Michigan has a few breweries like that.  At the top of that list is Bell’s, not only do they…

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Hopslam vs. Brother Benjamin: Honey Flavored Head to Head

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Your vote counts!Featured Contributor:  Don Manfredi  @profmanfredi March is a great time of year. There is the NCAA Basketball Tournament, the start of spring, and the release of Hopslam from Bell’s Brewery. Now if you follow Sommbeer at all you know that many of us are not fans of tricked out beers and a few of us have strict rules about what should and should not be in beer. Honey is one that I used to think had no place in beer until I tried Hopslam…

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Beer Review – Expedition Stout from Bell’s Brewery – Hide this beer from yourself

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Your vote counts!This is a heavy thick beer that is expensive and needs to be aged.  I learned about the aging the hard way when I cracked open my first 6 pack last year.  I was overwhelmed with the taste of molasses and a harsh finish. After 1 year of aging this beer is amazing.  The trick is to buy this beer and hide it from yourself.  Seriously, buy it, hide it and forget it. Rating: Outstanding, will buy every year Alcohol by Volume ABV…

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