Beer: Bottleworks 13th Anniversary Ale
Brewery: Stone Brewing Company with a recipe from Bottleworks
Place of Purchase: The Rumrunner
Bottling Date: NA
This brew is the high water mark for me as far as high IBU beverages go. And the amazing part, this a relatively smooth, if unbelievably hoppy and bitter brew. Calling this an IPA is not really fair. This is as close to liquid hops as I have found. This brew ranks VERY high in my books, and allow me to explain why…
Welcome to Brewing Debate. We are a few folks from around the United States who are very passionate about the beers we encounter. We also happen to be opinionated about these brews and what makes them great. The make up of the folks who are here range the gamut from insane hop heads to gueuze loving folk who believe that hops are only for bittering. And to be honest, that diversity of people who talk beer, on a very regular basis is what led to the idea of sharing our experiences, opinions and our own quests for the next beer.
And with that out of the way…
I present you all with our first brew review.