Beer-a-Day Project: December recap

I can’t believe I’m done.

I can’t believe I did it.

I’ll have more reflections on this soon, but for now here’s the list of beers for December. Links to recaps for the other months are at the bottom of this message.

  1. Flying Dog Gonzo Imperial Porter
  2. Hell or High Watermelon
  3. Yakima Twilight Ale
  4. Moonglow Weizenbock
  5. Victory Lager
  6. Magic Hat #9
  7. Magic Hat Howl
  8. Smuttynose Shoals Pale Ale
  9. Smuttynose Summer Weizen
  10. Pyramid ThunderHead IPA
  11. Pyramid Snow Cap Ale
  12. Kalik
  13. Barons Black Wattle Superior
  14. Abita Christmas Ale
  15. Great Divide Belgica
  16. Weyerbacher Slam Dunkel
  17. Leinenkugel’s Red Lager
  18. RJ Rockers The First Snow Ale
  19. Brooklyn Black Chocolate Stout
  20. Ed Hardy Premium Beer
  21. Ed Hardy Light Beer
  22. Tröegs Mad Elf Ale
  23. Samuel Adams Cream Stout
  24. Rogue Santa’s Private Reserve
  25. Anchor Christmas Ale 2009
  26. Mad River Brewing John Barleycorn Barleywine
  27. Brooklyn Winter Ale
  28. St. Rogue Red Ale
  29. Mad River Steelhead Porter
  30. Rogue Brutal Bitter
  31. Sierra Nevada Celebration Ale


Beer-a-Day Project: November recap

Wait, only a month to go? Where has the year gone?

  1. Brewer’s Alley Kölsch
  2. Smuttynose Star Island Single
  3. Brewer’s Alley Pilsner
  4. Newcastle Brown Ale
  5. Anchor Liberty Ale
  6. Smuttynose Old Brown Dog Ale
  7. Dale’s Pale Ale
  8. Oskar Blues Ten Fidy Imperial Stout
  9. Oskar Blues Old Chub
  10. Caldera Ashland Amber
  11. Caldera Pale Ale
  12. Caldera IPA
  13. Brew Free or Die IPA
  14. Warsteiner HiLight
  15. Anchor Steam Beer
  16. Warsteiner Premium Verum
  17. Barons Pale Ale
  18. Flying Dog Tire Bite Golden Ale
  19. Flying Dog Old Scratch Amber Lager
  20. Sierra Nevada Anniversary Ale
  21. Tröegs Dead Reckoning Porter
  22. Stone IPA
  23. Smuttynose IPA
  24. Tröegs Rugged Trail Nut Brown Ale
  25. Saranac Black Forest
  26. Saranac Adirondack Lager
  27. Flying Dog K-9 Cruiser Winter Ale
  28. Saranac Season’s Best
  29. Hoptopsy ESB
  30. Tröegs Pale Ale


Beer-a-Day Project: October recap

Only. Two. Months. To. Go.

  1. Blue Point Oktoberfest
  2. Atwater Block Vanilla Java Porter
  3. Atwater Block Dirty Blonde
  4. Kona Brewing Longboard Island Lager
  5. Victory HopDevil
  6. Leinenkugel’s Oktoberfest
  7. Victory Storm King Stout
  8. Boont Extra Special Beer
  9. Trois Pistoles
  10. Captain Lawrence Smoke From The Oak – Apple Brandy Barrel Aged
  11. Southern Tier Crème Brûlée Imperial Milk Stout
  12. Brooklyner-Schneider Hopfen-Weisse
  13. Clipper City MärzHon
  14. Stone Brewing Levitation Ale
  15. Goose Island Honker’s Ale
  16. Sierra Nevada Torpedo Extra IPA
  17. Flying Fish Imperial Espresso Porter
  18. Sierra Nevada Kellerweis
  19. Ithaca Cascazilla
  20. New Holland Brewing The Poet Oatmeal Stout
  21. Oskar Blues Mama’s Little Yella Pils
  22. Barley and Hops Annapolis Rocks Pale Ale
  23. Paulaner Oktoberfest Märzen
  24. New Holland Ichabod
  25. Flying Dog Horn Dog Barley Wine
  26. Great Divide Oak Aged Yeti
  27. Tröegs JavaHead Stout
  28. Smuttynose Robust Porter
  29. Wild Goose XPA
  30. Stone Oaked Arrogant Bastard Ale
  31. Stoudt’s Double IPA


Beer-a-Day Project: September recap

Suddenly I’m 3/4 of the way through. Wow.

  1. Blue Moon Belgian White
  2. Dogfish Head Raison D’Être
  3. Samuel Adams Summer Ale
  4. Magic Hat Wacko
  5. Magic Hat Circus Boy
  6. Fordham Queen Anne Kölsch
  7. Magic Hat Roxy Rolles
  8. Victory St. Boisterous Hellerbock
  9. Erdinger Oktoberfest Weizen
  10. Weihenstephaner Festbier
  11. Affligem Blond
  12. Flying Dog Road Dog Porter
  13. Flying Dog Raging Bitch
  14. Magic Hat Lucky Kat
  15. Samuel Adams Octoberfest
  16. Dogfish Head Punkin Ale
  17. Atwater Block Voodoo Vator
  18. Wild Blue Blueberry Lager
  19. Tennent’s Lager
  20. “Plush Chair” Pale Ale (homebrew)
  21. Poleeko Gold Pale Ale
  22. Saranac Octoberfest
  23. Wexford Irish Style Crème Ale
  24. Samuel Adams Boston Ale
  25. Lake Placid India Pale Ale
  26. Barney Flats Oatmeal Stout
  27. Saranac Pumpkin Ale
  28. Lake Placid Ubu Ale
  29. Starr Hill Festie
  30. Young’s Luxury Double Chocolate Stout


Beer-a-Day Project: August recap

  1. Buffalo Bill’s Orange Blossom Cream Ale
  2. Michelob Dunkel Weisse
  3. Victory Sunrise Weissbier
  4. Amstel Light
  5. Mendocino White Ale
  6. Pyramid Rollick Amber Lager
  7. Dogfish Head Shelter Pale Ale
  8. Guinness 250th Anniversary Stout
  9. Barley and Hops “Dirty Dirty”
  10. Pyramid Haywire Hefeweizen
  11. Pyramid Audacious Apricot Ale
  12. Dogfish Head Palo Santo Marron
  13. Bud Ice Light
  14. RJ Rockers Bald Eagle Brown Ale
  15. Magic Hat hI.P.A.
  16. Beck’s Pilsner
  17. Old Peculier
  18. Sterkens White Ale
  19. Erdinger Weißbräu
  20. Blue Point Toasted Lager
  21. Backfin Pale Ale
  22. Homebrewed Dubbel
  23. Shock Top Belgian White
  24. Blue Point Blueberry Ale
  25. Rock Bottom Rock Creek Pale Ale
  26. Dundee Honey Brown
  27. Weyerbacher Imperial Pumpkin Ale
  28. Beck’s Dark
  29. Red Hook Long Hammer IPA
  30. Samuel Adams Boston Lager
  31. Beck’s Premium Light


Beer-a-Day Project: July recap

  1. North Coast Scrimshaw
  2. Dogfish Head 60 Minute IPA
  3. Otter Creek Winter Ale
  4. Rogue American Amber Ale
  5. Wild Goose Snow Goose Winter Ale
  6. Jersey Summer Breakfast Ale
  7. Saranac India Pale Ale
  8. Kona Fire Rock Pale Ale
  9. Mother’s Milk
  10. Dogtoberfest
  11. Flying Dog In-Heat Wheat
  12. Dogfish Head 90 Minute IPA
  13. Starr Hill Pale Ale
  14. Victory Whirlwind Witbier
  15. Redhook Sunrye Summer Ale
  16. Flying Dog Doggie Style Classic Pale Ale
  17. Schaefer Beer
  18. Coors Light
  19. Budweiser
  20. Bud Light
  21. Miller Lite
  22. Miller High Life
  23. Heineken
  24. Guinness Extra Stout
  25. Michelob Ultra
  26. Michelob Lager
  27. Busch Beer
  28. Milwaukee’s Best
  29. Goose Island India Pale Ale
  30. Negra Modelo
  31. Dogfish Head Festina Pêche


Beer-a-Day Project: June recap

Halfway through the year and I never thought it would be so hard to get this far. Don’t get me wrong; it’s easy to drink a good beer every day. It’s just hard to make sure to do it every day and write about it. It’s also getting harder to get beers I haven’t had before. I have to go shopping with a list of things not to get.

  1. Brewery Ommegang Witte
  2. Hacker-Pschorr Munich Gold
  3. Mountaineer Brewing Red Ale
  4. Leffe Blonde
  5. Fordham Copperhead Ale
  6. Cerveza Pacifico Clara
  7. Leinenkugel’s Sunset Wheat
  8. Leinenkugel’s Classic Amber
  9. Rogue Dead Guy Ale
  10. Samuel Smith Winter Welcome Ale
  11. Spaten Premium Lager
  12. Dogfish Head Indian Brown Ale
  13. Flying Dog Woody Creek White
  14. Dogfish Head Burton Baton
  15. North Coast Old Stock Ale
  16. Hook & Ladder Golden Ale
  17. Steinlager
  18. Stoudt’s Scarlet Lady Ale
  19. Brooklyn Lager in cans
  20. Starr Hill Northern Lights
  21. Sam Adams Light
  22. Sam Adams LongShot – Cranberry Wit
  23. Sam Adams LongShot – Traditional Bock
  24. Sam Adams LongShot – Double IPA
  25. Samuel Adams Imperial White
  26. Rock Bottom Raccoon Red
  27. Brewer’s Alley 1634 Ale
  28. Hoegaarden
  29. Hook & Ladder Lighter
  30. Weihenstephaner Hefe Weissbier


Beer-a-Day Project: May recap

  1. Carlsberg Elephant
  2. Spaten Optimator
  3. Birra Moretti
  4. Weihenstephaner Original Premium
  5. Hacker-Pschorr Weisse
  6. König Pilsener
  7. Estrella Damm
  8. Boont Amber Ale
  9. Summer Solstice Cerveza Crema
  10. Heavy Seas Small Craft Warning Über Pils
  11. Brooklyn Pilsner
  12. Heavy Seas Red Sky At Night…
  13. Brooklyn Summer Ale
  14. Metolius Dolly Varden India Pale Ale
  15. Mendocino White Hawk IPA
  16. Stoudt’s Pils
  17. Carlsberg Premium
  18. König Ludwig Weissbier
  19. Widmer Brothers Hefeweizen
  20. Bitburger Premium
  21. Sea Dog Bluepaw
  22. Mountaineer Brewing Pale Ale
  23. Blue Point Spring Fling Ale
  24. Capitol City Brewing Organic Saison
  25. Orkney Skull Splitter
  26. Starr Hill The Love wheat beer
  27. Starr Hill Dark Starr Stout
  28. Starr Hill Jomo Lager
  29. Flying Dog Snake Dog IPA
  30. Dogfish Head Immort Ale
  31. Stella Artois

January recap
February recap
March recap
April recap

Beer-a-Day Project: April recap

A third of the way there. This is harder than I expected.

  1. Saranac Pomegranate Wheat
  2. Mackeson Triple Stout
  3. Weyerbacher Fireside Ale
  4. Weyerbacher QUAD
  5. Weyerbacher Old Heathen Imperial Stout
  6. Weyerbacher Merry Monks
  7. Weyerbacher Hops Infusion
  8. Old Speckled Hen
  9. Mendocino Bock Beer
  10. Harviestoun Old Engine Oil
  11. Sea Dog Brewing Apricot Wheat Beer
  12. Barons ESB
  13. Mountaineer Brewing Stout
  14. Dominion Spring Buck
  15. Dogfish Head Aprihop
  16. Smoky Mountain Brewery Velas Helles
  17. Smoky Mountain Brewery Cherokee Red Ale
  18. Smoky Mountain Thunder Road Pilsner
  19. Smoky Mountain Brewing Mountain Light
  20. Smoky Mountain Black Bear Ale
  21. Smoky Mountain Tuckaleechee Porter
  22. Stoudts Gold Lager
  23. Beamish Draught Irish Stout
  24. Tetley’s English Ale
  25. Murphy’s Stout
  26. Greene King Abbot Ale
  27. Belhaven Scottish Ale
  28. Staropramen Premium Lager
  29. Peroni Nastro Azzurro
  30. Rock Bottom Lumpy Dog Light Lager

January recap
February recap
March recap

Beer-a-Day Project: March recap

Three months down, nine to go.

  1. Samuel Smith’s Nut Brown Ale
  2. Samuel Smith – The Famous Taddy Porter
  3. Samuel Smith’s Old Brewery Pale Ale
  4. Samuel Smith’s India Ale
  5. Samuel Smith Oatmeal Stout
  6. Session #25: Samuel Smith Pure Brewed Lager
  7. Samuel Smith’s Imperial Stout
  8. Flying Dog Garde Dog
  9. UFO Hefeweizen – Harpoon’s UnFiltered Offering
  10. Abita Amber
  11. Abita Purple Haze
  12. Abita Golden
  13. Abita Restoration Pale Ale
  14. Abita Turbo Dog
  15. Abita Jockamo IPA
  16. Great Divide Hercules Double IPA
  17. Great Divide Claymore Scotch Ale
  18. Allagash White
  19. North Coast Brewing Blue Star
  20. Samuel Adams Blackberry Witbier
  21. Samuel Adams Cherry Wheat
  22. Samuel Adams White Ale
  23. Samuel Adams Double Bock
  24. Tröegs Nugget Nectar
  25. Dominion Millennium Ale
  26. Rock Bottom Stillwater Stout
  27. Tröegs DreamWeaver Wheat Ale
  28. Buffalo Bill’s Blueberry Oatmeal Stout
  29. Saranac Irish Red Ale
  30. Saranac Stout
  31. Saranac Brown Ale

January recap
February recap