TAP-NY 2011

2011 TAP-NY:

Saturday's Journal

Sunday's Journal

The Beer:



The Winners

The Breweries

Saturday's Beers

Steve's Tasting Notes for

Saturday, April 30, 2011

Brewery Beer Notes
Bandwagon Brewery Hefe-Wheat Just okay
Brooklyn Brewery Brewmaster's Reserve Main Engine Start Good Belgian abbey-style ale
Brown's Brewing Barrel-Aged Whiskey porter Yessss!
Brown's Brewing Cherry Raspberry Ale Noooo! DNF.
Beer & Ale
Snapperhead IPA Not bad!
Captain Lawrence Saison Fruity, Crisp!
Cave Mountain Brewing Belgian White So so.
Cortland Brewing Heifer-Weisse Pretty Good. Crisp
Crossroads Brewing Black Rock Stout Intense Roasted Coffee notes
White Aphro Uses Ginger and Lemon, instead of Coriander and Orange. Terrific!
Empire Wheat Wine Fine, but a little cloying.
High Point Brewing Ramstein Double Platinum Blonde Clean Hefeweissen
Horseheads Brewing Pumpkin Ale Awesome, Crisp and refreshing with a BIG pumpkin flavor!
Horseheads Brewing Hot-Jala-Heim A Jalapeño beer with a pleasant peppery after-kick!
Horseheads Brewing Black Ale good.
Keegan Ales Mother's Milk A great milk stout!
Keegan Ales Joe Mama's Milk Mother's Milk with a shot of esspresso!
Keegan Ales Mother's Milk (Bourbon Cask-Aged) A standout! Strong meets strong!
Lake Placid Brewery Twice Bitten Barleywine Good. Not too cloying
Lake Placid Brewery Ubu Ale Nice black ale that's not too heavy.
Peekskill Brewery Vanilla Bourbon Stout smooth
(FX Matt's)
Root Beer (non-alcoholic) Terrific! Very Fresh! Really great!
Three Heads Brewing The Kind IPA Forward Hops.