#canned Archives – PorchDrinking.com
The Veil Brewing Company | Coconut HornswogglerOctober 5, 2017 | Scott Johnson
The Veil Brewing Company’s is still gathering long lines of dedicated fans from across the United States for their phenomenal beers. Yet, what I really appreciate about them is that even though they are considered one of the best breweries in Virginia; they do not rest on their laurels. They are willing to alter a perfect recipe just to give drinkers a new flavor experience. Hornswoggler has worked as the great canvas to show off their brewing skills by using difficult ingredients beyond what anyone could have believed.
The Veil Brewing Company | Child SupportOctober 17, 2016 | Scott Johnson
ABV: 4.5% | IBU: 25
In my experience, there has been no brewery to grow faster from its amazing quality and devoted fanbase than The Veil Brewing Company. Thirsty audiences would flock across the state to Richmond every Tuesday to get their hands on The Veil’s collection of canned jewels. Those of us familiar with the East Coast trading scene would see The Veil’s collection of juicy, New England-style IPAs to give them a breakthrough of success on the level of Lawson’s Finest Liquids in Vermont or Tree House Brewing Company in Massachusetts.
Ultimate 6er | Carolina CansJune 3, 2015 | Christopher Hilliard 4
Today, we’re going on a little adventure with six new (to me) North Carolina beers, all of which come in cans. There are brews representing the piedmont cities of Raleigh, Pittsboro, Hillsborough, and Fuquay-Varina; those in the foothills, Hickory and Morganton; and the Land of the Sky, mountainous Asheville. We’re gonna see a lot, so hang on and please enjoy.
Ultimate 6er | 6 Southern Beers to Shoot the HoochApril 29, 2015 | Jess Baker
Summer in Atlanta means three things: drenching humidity, the annual 4th of July Peachtree 10K Road Race (which is held in the drenching humidity), and Shooting the Hooch.
While Shooting the Hooch may sound a little NSFW, we promise, it’s not. “Hooch” is short for the Chattahoochee River, and “Shootin’” means you’re leisurely floating down said river in an inner tube — and trust me, you’re going to need a beer for that. Read More
Westbrook Brewing Co. | India Pale AleAugust 20, 2014 | Michelle Jones
ABV: 6.8% IBUs: 65
Making the trip to Kiawah Island, South Carolina is not something I’m new to. Whether it’s packed in a car with my family or squeezed on a plane from Denver, I’ve been there and done that. But, as a craft beer-drinking woman in my mid-20’s, I realize that there was something missing from my trips—and that something was Westbrook Brewing Co.’s India Pale Ale. Read More
Ultimate 6er | Backcountry Skiers and SnowboardersDecember 19, 2013 | Coit Stevenson
It is well documented that Coloradans have an intense passion for the outdoors. I’m talking fire in the circus and somehow the flaps are locked kind of intense. So it’s no surprise that after years on the slopes, many Colorado residents feel the need to up the ante when it comes to winter sports. Enter backcountry skiing and snowboarding. Backcountry skiers and snowboarders can be seen stranded intermittently, dotting the sides of the winding mountain roads adjacent to ski resorts with constant patience in wait for a ride back to the top of the hill, usually with a tasty brew. While packs and equipment are not only common, but necessary, a reserved spot for a churchkey in said packs and equipment, is not. Not to worry, here is your ultimate 6er of beers while waiting for your buddy and Truck (Truck is the name of his Prius) accompanied by unique ways to open bottled beers with limited equipment. Read More
The Joys of Summit DrinkingAugust 15, 2012 | Scott Hoffman
“How long did it take you to acclimate to the thin air?” Coloradans hear this from visitors, from bands we catch at Red Rocks, and from people who have lived … Read More
Cisco Brewers – Whale’s Tale Pale AleJuly 26, 2012 | Caroline Briggs
Whale’s Tale Pale Ale – Cisco Brewers Nantucket, MA
There is a certain amount of pomp and circumstance that comes with ordering … Read More
21st Amendment Brewery – Brew Free Or Die IPAJuly 16, 2012 | Karen Lai
Brew Free! Or Die IPA – 21st Amendment Brewery, San Francisco, CA
In honor of the recently celebrated Amurrrcuhhh Day, I’ve decided to review the Brew … Read More
Oskar Blues Brewing Company – Dale’s Pale AleJuly 3, 2012 | Nathan Tapp 1
Dale’s Pale Ale – Oskar Blues Brewing Company, Longmont, CO ABV: 6.5% IBU: 60
Beer in a can is the fucking bee’s knees. And there is something about this … Read More
Oskar Blues Brewery – Deviant Dale’s IPAJune 26, 2012 | Nathan Tapp
Deviant Dale’s IPA – Oskar Blues Brewery, Longmont, CO
I am a lover of all things hoppy. And when it comes to pale ales, Dale’s has … Read More