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As mentioned previously, I have a complicated relationship with the Stone Stochasticity Project brews.... more

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In the last couple of weeks, I've been introduced to two porters that seek to give consumers a serious double-take in the beer aisle. Peanut-butter-cup beer? Orange-chocolate beer? What madness is this? This actually suits me just fine... more

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I love hops classified as "experimental." I know they're likely just hop hybrids of some sort, but the designation makes them feel more high-tech and potent. It's what I imagine drinking science would taste like. Plus, if there was ever a hop... more

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There are few phrases in the English language guaranteed to summon Pavlovian drooling out of my wife than "pumpkin spice." She's a bona-fide pumpkin junkie. Her passion for the pumpkin-spice latte has all the fervor of an Apple fan faced with... more

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Stone Brewing Company is officially 18 years old. It is now old enough to be drafted by the military and vote in elections, yet technically too young to drink. It's not irony, but it's close. ---Completing another lap around the su... more

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Of all the superhero origin stories I've encountered, I can't recall a single one that involved beer. That seems like a missed opportunity to me. These days, the superheroes that get cherished most are not the stodgy, straight-laced supermen,... more

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Being handed a new (Stone Brewing) Stochasticity Project beer to review is kind of like running into an ex after a breakup that was a little nasty. Despite knowing we shared some good moments together, when I see that familiar logo, the only ... more

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