This week on the STL Hops Twitter

  • There will be a slight delay in picking a winner for the 4th Anniversary Party. If you haven’t entered you still have time! 19 hours ago
  • Looks like @thegoodpiestl has tapped @NEBrewingCo Little Betty. There wasn’t much of this 9% RIS made. Get in there and try it! 1 day ago
  • RT @MikePSweeney: At least 20 different beers will be on draught at the @stlhops 4th Anniversary Party. Do you have your tickets yet?  3 days ago

Stuff from around the web

  • STL Today has a few beer pairings to work well with your holiday meals.
  • Esquire Magazine picks some essential beer books that you should be reading.
  • Evan Benn has a few details about today’s soft opening at 4 Hands Brewing.

Retail Beer Releases

  • Starrs (11/11/2011)
    • Kraftig Lager
    • Kraftig Light
    • Bell’s Christmas Ale
    • La Trappe Variety Gift Box w/glass
    • Samuel Smith Winter Welcome
    • O’dell’s Isolation
    • Sierra Nevada Celebration Ale
    • Delirium Noel
    • Scaldis Noel
    • Petrus Winter w/glass
    • Wittekerke Winter White
    • St. Bernardus Gift Pack w/glass
    • St. Bernardus Mixed 6 pk
    • Troubadour Magma Special Edition Cascade Hop
    • Leinenkugel’s Big Eddy Russian Imperial Stout 4 pk
    • Summit Breweing Extra Pale Ale
    • Summit Brewing Winter Ale
    • Summit Brewing Sampler 12 pk
    • Ska Euphoria
    • New Holland Hopivore Wet Hopped Harvest Ale
    • New Holland Cabin Fever
    • J.K. Scrumpy Winter Soltisce
    • Southern Tier Oatmeal Stout
    • Leffe Brown
    • Blue Moon Winter Abbey
    • Boulevard Smokestack Series Harvest Dance
    • Boulevard Smokestack Series 4 Btl Gift Pack w/Glass
    • Unibroue Diabolic Pleasures
    • Limited Edition Big Chouffe (1.5 lt)
    • N’Ice Chouffe
    • St. Bernardus Christmas Ale
    • Lagunitas Bavarian-Style Doppel Weizen 22oz
    • Founders Breakfast Stout
    • Limited Edition Paulaner Oktoberfest Wiesn with Mug
    • Sierra Nevada Northern Hempishere Harvest Ale
    • Gouden Carolus Cuvee Van De Keizer 2011
    • Left Hand Fade to Black

Restaurant and Bar Beer List Updates

  • Blue Agave(11/8/11) Belleville, IL
    • DRAFT
      • New Holland – Dragon’s Milk, Oak Barrel Aged Ale, NITRO
      • O’Fallon Wheach
      • Crown Valley Big Bison Ale
      • Früli, Strawberry Belgian White Ale
      • Crown Valley Black Cabin Smoke – Smoked Ale
      • New Belgium – Fat Tire Ale
      • New Belgium – Ranger IPA
      • Sierra Nevada – Pale Ale
      • Woodchuck – Amber Cider
      • Woodchuck – Pear Cider
      • Woodchuck – Granny Smith Cider
      • Goose Island Fluer
      • Guinness, NITRO
      • Southern Tier – Creme Brulee Stout, NITRO
      • Shock Top, Raspberry
      • Shock Top
      • Goose Island – 312
      • Magic Hat – #9
      • Goose Island Mild Winter
      • Six Row Double IPA
      • Blue Moon
      • Boulevard – Wheat
      • Schlafly – American IPA (AIPA)
      • New Belgium – Summersault
      • Bell’s – Two Hearted Ale
      • Six Row – Whale
      • Strongbow, English Pub Cider
      • Shiner – Bock
      • Stag
      • Pabst Blue Ribbon
    • BOTTLES (Some, but not all)
      • Unibroue – Terrible, 750ml
      • Woodchuck – Pumpkin
      • Rogue – John John Hazelnut, 22 oz
      • Coney Island – Blockhead, 22 oz
      • Lindemans – Peche
      • Lindemans – Faro
      • Orval – Trappist Ale
      • Traquair – Jacobite
      • Arcadia – IPA
      • Arcadia – Cereal Killer, Barleywine
      • Arcadia – Hopmouth, IPA
      • Victory – Golden Monkey
      • Victory – Storm King, Imperial Stout
      • Bell’s – Cherry Stout
      • Rogue – Scotch Ale (Lil’ Nip)
      • Skull Splitter
      • Founders – Curmudgeon Old Ale
      • Founders – Harvest Ale, IPA
      • Founders – Backwoods Bastard
      • New Belgium – Trippel
      • New Belgium – Abbey
      • Shiner – Cheer
      • Shiner – Black
      • Shiner – 102, Double Wheat
      • Anchor Brewing Co. – Anchor Steam
      • Anchor Brewing Co. – Liberty Ale
      • Anchor Brewing Co. – Anchor Bock
      • Anchor Brewing Co. – Foghorn – Barley Wine
      • Schlafly – Oatmeal Stout
      • Schlafly – Pale Ale
      • Schlafly – APA
      • Woodchuck – Fall Cider
  • Duff’s Restaurant (11/06/11)
    • Green Flash Hop Head Red
    • Dupont Saison Ale
    • Founders Breakfast Stout
    • Founders Porter
    • Left Hand Milk Stout
    • Rougue Dad’s Little Helper, Black IPA
    • Belhaven Scottish Ale
    • Goose Island Matilda
    • Avery Dry Hopped Barleywine
    • Castle Brewery Framboise
    • North Coast Red Seal Ale
    • Orval Trappist Ale
    • Tucher Dunkles Weizen
    • Schneider Wiesen Edel-Weisse
    • Ska ESB cans
    • New Holland Poet, Oatmeal Stout
    • Stone Arrogant Bastard
    • DAB Export Lager
    • New Belgium Black IPA
    • Moylan’s Imperial Stout
    • Original Sin Hard Cider
    • Einbecker NA
    • Griesedieck Bros. Pilsner (draught)
    • New Belgium 1554 (draught)
    • Schlafly Oktoberfest (draught)
    • Urban Chestnut Delta Hop (draught)
  • Pi (Delmar) (11/11/11)
    • Schlafly Pi Common (A California Common style beer exclusive to Pi restaurants)
    • Schlafly Porter
    • North Coast ‘Scrimshaw’ Pilsner
    • Avery ‘White Rascal’ Belgian White Ale
    • New Belgium 1554
    • Urban Chestnut ‘Zwickel’
    • Pabst Blue Ribbon
    • Firestone Walker Double Jack IPA
    • Boulevard Unfiltered Wheat
    • Boulevard ‘Tank 7′ Saison Farmhouse Ale
    • Bell’s Best Brown
    • Original Sin Cider (gluten free)
    • Bear Republic Hop Rod Rye
    • SKA ‘Modus Hoperandi’ IPA
    • Stone Arrogant Bastard
    • Boulevard 2 Jokers Double Wit
    • Schlafly Pale Ale
    • Schlafly’s ’3.14′ Kölsch
    • Charleville Oatmeal Stout
    • New Belgium Fat Tire
    • New Grist Gluten Free (Bottle)
    • Buckler N/A (Bottle)
  • Pi (Kirkwood) (11/11/2011)
    • Schlafly Pi Common (A California Common style beer exclusive to Pi restaurants)
    • Schlafly Irrationale (Kölsch)
    • Schlafly Hefeweizen
    • Schlafly Pale Ale
    • Schlafly Pilsner
    • Schlafly Winter ESB
    • Schlafly Oatmeal Stout
    • Founder’s Red’s Rye P.A.
    • New Belgium 1554
    • Bell’s Best Brown
    • Urban Chestnut Winged Nut Ale
    • Boulevard Tank 7
    • Six Row Whale
    • Bud Light
    • Southern Tier 2X I.P.A.
    • New Grist Gluten Free (Bottle)
    • Buckler N/A Lager (Bottle)
  • The Royale (11/9/11)
    • Boulevard Nommo
    • Boulevard Tank 7
    • Founders Centennial IPA
    • Guinness Stout
    • Hitachino Nest Red Rice Ale
    • Perennial South Side Blonde
    • Porterhouse Plain Porter (nitro)
    • Rogue Shakespeare Stout
    • Schlafly Coffee Stout
    • Schlafly Porter
    • Strongbow Hard Cider
    • Urban Chestnut/Royale Apotheosis
    • Urban Chestnut Zwickel
    • GUEST BOTTLES
      • Boulevard/Deschutes White IPA
      • Cain’s Dark Mild (can)
      • Founders Dirty Bastard
      • Founders Red’s Rye
      • Great Divide Hibernation
      • Het Anker Lucifer
      • Nectar Ales Red Nectar
      • New Holland Dragon’s Milk
      • North Coast Grand Cru (17oz)
      • North Coast Old Rasputin
      • Rochefort 10
      • Schlafly Schwarzbier
      • Sierra Nevada Celebration
      • Ska Euphoria (can)
      • Stone Imperial Russian Stout (22oz)
      • Uerige Classic Alt
  • Three Kings Public House (11/09/11)
    • Guinness
    • Blue Moon
    • Boulevard Unfiltered Wheat
    • Boulevard Tank 7
    • Boulevard Nommo Dubbel
    • Breckenridge Vanilla Porter
    • Leinenkrugel “Big Eddy” Russian Imperial Stout
    • Summit Brewery Oatmeal Stout
    • Labatt Blue
    • Avery White Rascal
    • Avery Ellie’s Brown
    • Avery 18th Anniversary
    • Avery IPA
    • Stella Artois
    • Odell Isolation Ale
    • Odell IPA
    • Odell Myrcenary
    • Odell 5 Barrel Pale Ale
    • Sierra Nevada Celebration Ale
    • Strongbow

Brewery and Brewpub Beer List Updates

  • Schlafly Tap Room (11/6/11)
    • Winter ESB
    • Rye IPA
    • Hop Harvest
    • Grand Cru
    • 80/-
    • Belgian Singel
    • Optic Golden Ale
    • Coffee Stout
    • Bière De Garde
    • Kölsch
    • Pilsner
    • Hefeweizen
    • Pale Ale
    • Dry-Hopped APA
    • Oatmeal Stout
    • Cask Dry-Hopped APA
    • Cask Hop Harvest
  • Six Row Brewing Company (11/11/11))
    • Vanilla Bean Porter
    • Whale
    • Fresh-Hop Sorachi Ace Extra Pale Ale (EPA)
    • Black IPA
    • Centennial Rye
    • Porter
    • Double IPA
    • Honey Weizen
  • Urban Chestnut Brewing Company (11/8/11)
    • REVOLUTION SERIES:
      • Winged Nut – Ale brewed with chestnuts & a Bavarian Weissbier yeast strain
      • Hopfen – Bavarian IPA
      • Hopswitch 1 – German Pilsner with single hop variety
      • Hopswitch 2 – German Pilsner with single hop variety
      • Hopswitch 3 – Fresh hopped Marzen with single hop variety
      • Baren Weisse- Strawberry Weissbier
      • Urban Blacktop- Fresh Hop Black Strong Pale Ale
      • Pilgrim 7- 7-Grain American Pale Ale
    • REVERENCE SERIES:
      • Zwickel- Unfiltered traditional German Helles
      • Schnickelfritz – Traditional Bavarian Weissbier
      • Holzrauch – German Rauchbier (smoke beer)
      • Apotheosis – Saison

Here’s a list of upcoming beer events: