If you couldn’t tell by now, I’m a bit of a weather nerd. I’m constant checking Weather Underground for the latest forecast (and let me tell you, they’re quite reliable). What does this have to do with beer? Well it’s interesting to see that while we’re in for the hottest stretch of weather this summer so far, Fall is just around the corner. How do I know this? We’ve just had our first sighting of a couple of fall seasonals in this week’s Round-Up. Who’s ready for a pumpkin beer? On to the Round-Up:

Stuff from around the web

Beer Releases and News

  • Paul at The Wine and Cheese Place in Clayton alerts me to some new beers he has in stock:
    • Southern Tier PumKing Imperial Pumpkin Ale
    • Val-Dieu Grand Cru
    • Val-Dieu Tripel
    • Weihenstephaner Fest Bier
    • Left Hand Twin Sisters
  • Mike Cherre, Beer Consultant at Lukas Liquor posts on their blog some of the new and special selections they have in stock:
    • Pyramid Curve Ball Kolsch
    • Pyramid Crystal Wheat
    • Southern Tier Pumking
  • Robin at Provisions Gourmet Market has some new beers as well:
    • Southern Tier Creme Brulee
    • Southern Tier Big Red Ale
    • Southern Tier Heavy Weizen
    • Southern Tier Unearthly
    • Grande Blanche
    • Unibroue 400th Anniversary
  • Jerad Gardner, of the Rotten Apple lets me know about his most current draught selection. If you haven’t been to the Rotten Apple, take the time to visit:
    • Founder’s Brewing – Rubaeus
    • Two Brothers Brewing – Bitter End
    • Lagunitas Brewing – Gnarly Wine
    • Founders Brewing – Reds Rye
    • Victory Brewing – Hop Devil
    • Victory Brewing – Prima Pils
    • Dogfish Head Brewing – 90 Min IPA
    • Two Brother’s Brewing – Domaine DuPage French Country Ale
    • Three Floyd’s – Alpha King APA
    • Breckenridge Brewing – 471
    • Founder’s Brewing – Dirty Bastard
    • Stag
  • Andy from Whole Foods let’s us know about some new beer he has in his stock (and remember if you don’t see it on the shelf, be sure to ask for it):
    • Southern Tier Crème Broulee 22oz
    • Unibroue 4ooth 750ml
    • Pyramid Curve Ball 6pk
    • Schlafly Oktoberfest 6pk

Here’s a list of upcoming beer events: