Stuff from around the web

  • Jess Blumensheid has a write up about the 2008 Schlafly Christmas ale.
  • Eating Well in STL thinks AB’s American Ale is their best beer.
  • The RFT has a few suggestions for AB’s new overlords.

Beer Releases and News

  • Hari Patel, of Bombay Wines & Spirits emailed to let us know about some new beers he has in stock:
    • Odell Brewing Co – Extra Special Red
    • Odell Brewing Co – Isolation Ale
    • Avery – Hog Heaven
    • Avery – Salvation
    • Avery – The Reverend
  • Paul at The Wine and Cheese Place in Clayton alerts me to some new beers he has in stock:
    • Ommegang Chocolate Indulgence
    • Ommegang Gift Set
    • Left Hand Warrior IPA
    • 2008 Vintage Schlafly Imperial Stout
    • Sam Adams Winter Classic 12pk
    • Shipyard Prelude Special Ale
    • Anchor Christmas Ale Magnums and 6pks
    • Rogue Santa’s Private Reserve
    • Boulevard Nutcracker Ale
    • O’Dells Isolation Ale
    • O’Fallon Chocolate Cherry
  • Lukas Liquor posts on their blog some of the new and special selections they have in stock:
    • Anchor Old Foghorn
    • Anchor Christmas Ale
    • Left Hand Warrior IPA
    • Rogue Santa’s Private Reserve Ale
    • Boulevard Nutcracker Ale
    • Ommegang Chocolate Indulgence
    • Pyramid Snow Cap Ale
    • Odell Extra Special Red
  • Ryan at Randall’s Wine & Spirits alerts me to some new beers he has in stock at the Fairview Heights Randall’s:
    • Shiner – Cheer
    • Sierra Nevada – Celebration Ale
    • Rogue – Santa’s Private Reserve
    • Schlafly – Christmas
    • Weltenberg Kloster – Winter-Traum
    • Gouden – Carolus Red
    • Bluemoon – Brewmasters’ Sampler
    • Goose Island – Christmas Ale
    • Samuel Smith – Gift Packs
    • O’Fallon – We Love Beer-Sampler Pack
    • Boulevard – Nut Cracker Ale
    • Left Hand – Warrior IPA 22 oz.
    • Sam Adams – Chocolate Bock
    • Sam Adams – Imperial Pilsner
    • Red Hook – Double Black Stout 22 oz.
    • Hoeegarden
  • Mike at The Wine and Cheese Place in Rock Hill alerts me to some new beers he has in stock:
    • Ommegang Chocolate Indulgence
    • Ommegang Gift Set
    • Left Hand Warrior IPA
    • 2008 Vintage Schlafly Imperial Stout
    • Anchor Christmas Ale Magnums and 6pks
    • Rogue Santa’s Private Reserve
    • Boulevard Nutcracker Ale
    • O’Dells Isolation Ale
    • O’Fallon Chocolate Cherry
    • Tin Mill Skyscraper

Local Restaurant Beer List Updates

  • 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:
    • Founders Brewing – Breakfast Stout
    • Dogfish Head Brewing – 90 min IPA
    • Flying Dog Brewing – Woody Creek Wit
    • Founders Brewing – Crumudgeon
    • Lagunitas Brewing – Pils
    • Lagunitas Brewing – Lucky 13
    • Three Floyds – Alpha King
    • Victory Brewing – Storm King
    • Original Sin – Green Apple Cider
    • Bear Republic – Racer 5
    • Two Brothers Brewing – Heavy Handed IPA
    • Stag
  • Jerad also let me know about the new beers on the draught list at The Stable:
    • Kasteel Rouge
    • Odell 5 Barrel Pale Ale
    • Schlafly Dry Hopped APA
    • O’Fallon 5 Day IPA
    • Bell’s Two Hearted
    • Charleville Hoptimistic
    • Arcadia London Porter
    • Charleville Half-Wit Wheat
    • Gouden Carolus Cuvee De Kiezer Grand Cru
    • Anderson Valley Hop Ottin
    • Sierra Nevada Celebration
    • Hoegaarden
    • Bear Republic Hop Rod Rye
    • Left Hand Milk Stout
    • North Coast Old Rasputin
    • Left Hand Twin Sisters
    • Southern Tier Unearthly
    • Southern Tier Hoppe
    • Bell’s Best Brown
    • Houblon Chouffe
    • O’Fallon Cocoa Cream Stout
    • Charleville Barleywine
    • Rogue Shakespeare Stout (Nitro)
    • Arcadia Hopmouth
  • Dave Johnson of Buffalo Brewing Company posted in the forum to let us know about their current draught list:
    • Gold
    • Chili
    • Drool
    • Dunkel Rye (roggenbier)
    • Dubbel
    • Sam Huff’s Vanilla Brown
  • Karen McVicker of Cicero’s dropped me a line to let me know about a few new beers they have available:
    • Leffe
    • Anderson Valley Barney Flats Oatmeal Stout
    • Rochfort 10 (bottle)

Here’s a list of upcoming beer events: