Recent Beers I drank

The Pilgrim , Blonde Ale, Backslope Brewing, 2019.11.30
Backslope Brewing Company
My Rating: 2.5
ABV: 5, Checkin Link

The Distant Neighbor , Farmhouse Ale - Saison, Backslope Brewing, 2019.11.30
Backslope Brewing Company
My Rating: 4.75
ABV: 6.3, Checkin Link

Pumpkin Porter , Pumpkin / Yam Beer, Backslope Brewing, 2019.11.30
Backslope Brewing Company
My Rating: 3.5 Badge: Draft City (Level 34)
ABV: 6.5, Checkin Link

Dr. Randolph's All-Day Porter , Porter - American, Backslope Brewing, 2019.11.30
Backslope Brewing Company
My Rating: 3 Badge: Middle of the Road (Level 37)
ABV: 5.2, Checkin Link

Festivale , Winter Warmer, Backslope Brewing, 2019.11.30
Backslope Brewing Company
My Rating: 4.25 Badge: Cheers to Independent U.S. Craft Breweries (Level 18)
ABV: 6.4, Checkin Link

Mindless Philosopher , Witbier, Backslope Brewing, 2019.11.30
Backslope Brewing Company
My Rating: 3.25 Badge: Hopped Down (Level 7)
ABV: 5.1, Checkin Link

Spruce Tip IPA , IPA - American, Upslope Brewing Company, 2019.11.28

My Rating: 2.5 Badge: Brewery Pioneer (Level 12)
ABV: 7.5, Checkin Link

5 Phantoms , Pumpkin / Yam Beer, Philipsburg Brewing Company, 2019.11.28

My Rating: 4.25 Badge: Middle of the Road (Level 36)
ABV: 8.5, Checkin Link

Cosmic Currant , Cider - Other Fruit, 2 Towns Ciderhouse, 2019.11.28

My Rating: 3.25
ABV: 6.2, Checkin Link

Sigrid , Belgian Quadrupel, Propolis Brewing , 2019.11.28

My Rating: 3.75 Badge: 99 Bottles (Level 7)
ABV: 9, Checkin Link

Borage 2018 , Farmhouse Ale - Saison, Propolis Brewing , 2019.11.28

My Rating: 4 Badge: Beer-giving (2019)
ABV: 5, Checkin Link

English Brown , Brown Ale - English, Hopnonymous Brewing Company, 2019.11.10
Belgian Beer & Waffle
My Rating: 3.75
ABV: 6.3, Checkin Link

Peach Apricot Sour , Sour - Fruited, Hopnonymous Brewing Company, 2019.11.10
Belgian Beer & Waffle
My Rating: 3.5 Badge: Beer Foodie (Level 5)
ABV: 5.4, Checkin Link

One Million Tomorrows , Farmhouse Ale - Saison, Modern Times Beer, 2019.11.09
Stone Brewing World Bistro & Gardens Liberty Station
My Rating: 4.25 Badge: Middle of the Road (Level 35)
ABV: 7.3, Checkin Link

Herman And the Peach (2019) , Lambic - Gueuze, Beachwood Blendery, 2019.11.09
Stone Brewing World Bistro & Gardens Liberty Station
My Rating: 4.25
ABV: 6.4, Checkin Link

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