Monthly Archives: July 2013

The Hypnotic Hop – July 31, 2013

July 31st, 2013 (No Comments)

This week’s issue of the Hypnotic Hop is now ready to view here. See what’s happening in the greater Jacksonville craft beer community and make plans for this weekend. This week’s winner will receive a goodie bag of New Belgium Brewery’s beer and swag. Thank you for reading! The Hypnotic Hop – July 31, 2013 […]

Pinglehead Brewery Tasting at Brewer’s Pizza for Girls’ Pint Out

July 31st, 2013 (No Comments)

Girls’ Pint Out – Jacksonville Chapter will be having a Pinglehead Brewing Company tasting at Brewer’s Pizza (14B Blanding Blvd, Orange Park – 904.276.5159) this Thursday, August 1, starting at 6:30 pm. Cost is $5 for a flight of the delicious Pinglehead Brewing Company creations. Brewer’s Pizza features 32 craft beers on tap, over 50 […]

Bold City’s Pumpkin Ale on tap at The Casbah in Avondale

July 31st, 2013 (No Comments)

Are you pining for the cooler weather of Fall? Hahaa! Good luck. You can at least get a taste at The Casbah Cafe. Bold City Brewery’s Pumpkin Ale is now on tap at Casbah Cafe in Avondale.

Cigar City Brewing’s Maduro in cans …coming soon.

July 31st, 2013 (No Comments)

Bell’s Brewery Best Brown Ale …

July 31st, 2013 (No Comments)

Bell’s Brewery Best Brown Ale, soon available in 6-packs and mini-kegs and will be coming this fall.

Brewer’s Pizza celebrates IPA Day! August 1, 2012

July 31st, 2013 (No Comments)

For IPA Day – August 1st: Pinglehead – Marley’s IPA Pinglehead – Dreamcatcher (Disclaimer for Serious Hopheads): If these IPA’s do not provide you with enough hoppy goodness to utterly destroy your palate, ask your server for a Hashtag Marley’s or Hashtag Dreamcatcher (I.E. ‪#‎Marleys‬ or ‪#‎Dreamcatcher‬) They will then provide you with a 50 […]

Mile Marker Brewing taps new IPA’s for National IPA Day

July 31st, 2013 (No Comments)

August 1, Mile Marker Brewing will be celebrating National IPA Day! The Mile Marker crew will be tapping both their Mile Marker 22.5 Cudjoe Key Black IPA AND their Mile Marker 05256 Unknown IPA with experimental hops. Don’t miss out on these delicious brews, they won’t last long!

New arrivals at Beer:30

July 31st, 2013 (No Comments)

New Belgium Lips of Faith Series are in. Paardebloem: collaboration with Red Rock Brewery brewed with peach juice, grains of paradise, dandelion greens blended with wood aged beer Heavenly Feijoa Tripel: collaboration with Brasseire Dieu du Ciel brewed with Feijoa and Hibiscus Pluot: Ale brewed with Pluot juice (apricot and plum hybrid) Cascara Quad: Ale […]

Fat Head’s Head Hunter IPA now in Florida

July 31st, 2013 (No Comments)

Fat Head’s Head Hunter IPA makes it’s first appearance in Florida and you can pick up a 4-pack now at Beer:30. Head Hunter is an aggressively dry-hopped, West Coast-Style IPA with a huge hop display of pine, grapefruit, citrus and pineapple. http://www.ratebeer.com/beer/fat-heads-head-hunter-ipa/101856/

Just tapped at Green Room Brewing

July 31st, 2013 (No Comments)

New guest beers on tap at Green Room Brewing! Cigar city’s candela barley wine @ 12%, Fl beer co’s gaspars porter @ 6.1%, bold city’s big john’s apricot wheat @ 4.5%, Pensacola bay’s lighthouse porter @ 6.1 %, intuition’s el guapo Mexican lager @ 4.3 %, intuition’s king street stout @ 8.0 %, and last […]

Moon Dance back on tap at Brewer’s Pizza

July 31st, 2013 (No Comments)

MOON DANCE Oatmeal Stout is back on tap. And its drinking fantastic. Rich chocolate and roasted malts, and the oats give it a body that coats the palate. Its another true Pinglehead “BIG BEER” with this Oatmeal Stout weighing in at 7.4% ABV combined with its immense drinkability. Pinglehead style!

One-Off Wednesday at Intuition Ale Works

July 31st, 2013 (No Comments)

Today’s one-off is a single hop pale ale using experimental hop #05256. This hop is an offspring of Apollo and Merkur and tastes/smells like ruby red grapefruit with notes of tropical fruit and mint. This is the first in a series of single hop pale ales that we’ll be intermittently releasing. 5% ABV, 45 IBUs. […]

New Belgium Giveaway for this week’s Hypnotic Hop

July 31st, 2013 (No Comments)

This week I’m giving away another goody bag with New Belgium’s beer and swag! Sign-up for my weekly newsletter, the Hypnotic Hop by entering your email address near the top right of my site. The Hypnotic Hop will be going out late Wednesday. Just respond to the newsletter with your name and the name of […]

The Gastro Gnome – Public Tasting at Bold City Brewery

July 31st, 2013 (No Comments)

Join Bold City Brewery this Saturday, August 3 at 7 pm for a public tasting of The Gastro Gnome Food Truck. Kickstarter (http://www.kickstarter.com/) has proven to be an effective way many creative ideas have found their way into existence. On Saturday, August 3 at Bold City Brewery, you can take part in helping a local […]

Just tapped at Kickbacks Gastropub

July 31st, 2013 (No Comments)

New on tap: Southern Tier Choklat – Imperial Stout – 10%. Unibroue Ephemere Apple – Fruit/Vegetable Beer – 5.5%. Ask for Kickback’s Beer Bible – 100′s of bottles to choose from and download Kickbacks free App … for Droid and Apple While construction is going on for the next few months, you may see “Under […]

Folio Weekly’s 20th Annual Beer & Music Fest

July 31st, 2013 (No Comments)

This exclusive beer & food event includes unlimited samplings of more than 200 ice-cold beers & delicious tastings from many of First Coast Jacksonville’s favorite restaurants. Friday, August 16, 6 – 10 pm. VIP 6-10PM $30 advance | $35 at door GEN. ADMISSION 7-10PM $25 advance | $30 at door TICKETS ON SALE SOON | […]

Birra Del Borgo Pint Night at Engine 15 Brewing Co.

July 31st, 2013 (No Comments)

Join Engine 15 Brewing Co. on Wednesday, July 31 from 4 – 7 pm for Pint Night featuring Birra Del Borgo. Beers will include Rubus Lamponi (Raspberry) Wild Ale . Buy the pint, keep the glass!

Craft Beer Dinner at Gas Full Service Restaurant

July 31st, 2013 (No Comments)

Join Gas Full Service Restaurant in St. Augustine, FL on Wednesday, July 31 at 6 pm for a 5 course and 6 craft beers dinner featuring the beers from Intuition Ale Works. All inclusive. $60 per person. For reservations call 904.217.0326. Menu will be posted soon!

Tapping tonight at Aardwolf Brewing Co.

July 31st, 2013 (No Comments)

Tonight’s pilot batch at Aardwolf Brewery located in San Marco, is a German-style Rauchbier (smoked beer) and it will be tapped at 5 pm.

Just tapped at Brewer’s Pizza & Tuesday Infuse-Day is back!

July 31st, 2013 (No Comments)

Next week Brewer’s will resume our Tuesday event schedule starting with another Tuesday Infuse-day. To hold you over until then, Brewer’s Pizza just tapped something special yesterday. Pinglehead and Aardwolf collaborative brew Pinglewolf cascadian dark ale. This one is aged on White oak and French oak. Supply is limited. Stop by Brewer’s Pizza in Orange […]

IPA Day – August 1, 2013

July 31st, 2013 (No Comments)

Celebrate International IPA Day on Thursday, August 1, 2013. We have so many great brewers and suppliers in Jax to help you celebrate a local Jax IPA Day. Learn more about IPA Day by visiting craftbeer.com

New Belgium Brews now at Broudy’s Liquors

July 30th, 2013 (No Comments)

Brewers Association news …

July 30th, 2013 (No Comments)

Brewers Association reports continued growth for US Craft Brewers. Read more here.

Just tapped at Kickbacks Gastropub

July 30th, 2013 (No Comments)

New on tap: Jolly Pumpkin Luciérnaga, The Firefly – Belgian Pale Ale – 6.5% and Two Brothers Resistance IPA – Amer. IPA – 6.9%.

On tap at Dahlia’s Pour House

July 30th, 2013 (No Comments)

Dahlia’s Pour House has just updated their tap list and you can now view it online … http://dahliasbar.com/#tap New Belgium brews have just arrived in bottles and cans!

New Belgium beers at Beer:30

July 29th, 2013 (No Comments)

New Belgium has just arrived today in Jax! Stop in at Beer:30 and get your Fat Tire on! I will be giving away ANOTHER New Belgium Brewing goody bag to one of my readers of The Hypnotic Hop. Just enter your email address in the newsletter box on the upper right side of my website.

New arrivals at Total Wine & More

July 29th, 2013 (No Comments)

New Belgium Brewery beers are in Florida and now at Total Wine & More! Just received today: New Belgium Fat Tire, Trippel, Shift, Ranger IPA, and Sunshine Wheat. New Belgium Lips of Faith Series Pluot, Paardebloem, Heavenly Feijoa, and Cascara Quad.

New arrivals at Total Wine & More

July 27th, 2013 (No Comments)

Recently added: Scuttlebutt Hoptopia Imperial IPA, Southern Tier Compass, Clown Shoes Crunkle Sam, Engine 15 Imperial Simcoe, Engine 15 Imperial ChupaCabra, Stone Farking Wheaton W00tstout, Left Hand Homefront IPA (Front Desk, One per Customer).

Just tapped at Kickbacks Gastropub

July 27th, 2013 (No Comments)

New on tap: Green Flash Le Freak – Belgian IPA – 9.2, Swamp Head Wild Night Honey Cream Ale – Cream Ale – 5.9% and Southern Tier Creme Brulee – Imperial Stout – 10%.

New brews coming to Mile Marker Brewing

July 27th, 2013 (No Comments)

Taylor- Working hard or hardly working? He’s been working hard brewing a small batch of the Mile Marker 22.5 Black IPA and a NEW IPA made with experimental hops which will be tapped Thursday, August 1st in celebration of National IPA Day!

New arrivals at Beer:30

July 27th, 2013 (No Comments)

Jolly Pumpkin Oro de Calabaza Biere de Garde Jolly Pumpkin Weizen Bam Saison Jolly Pumpkin Bam Biere Farmouse Ale Jolly Pumpkin Bam Noire Dark Farmhouse Ale Jolly Pumpkin Luciernaga Belgian Pale Ale Upright Six Rye Engine 15 Imperial Chupacabra Engine 15 Imperial Simcoe Smuttynose Farmhouse Ale La Trappe Quad

Jax Girls’ Pint Out Happy Hour at Mellow Mushroom

July 25th, 2013 (No Comments)

Ladies, join us this evening (July 25) starting around 6:30 at Mellow Mushroom Jacksonville – Southside Jax for Jacksonville Girls’ Pint Out Happy Hour! Membership to JaxGPO is free and happy hours are free to attend. Just pay for what you imbibe. Ladies only, please and feel free to bring a friend! It’s alright if […]

The Hypnotic Hop – July 24, 2013

July 25th, 2013 (No Comments)

This week’s issue of the Hypnotic Hop is now ready to view here. See what’s happening in the greater Jacksonville craft beer community and make plans for this weekend. This week’s winner will receive a goodie bag of New Belgium Brewery’s beer and swag. Thank you for reading! The Hypnotic Hop – July 24, 2013 […]

Just tapped at Kickbacks Gastropub

July 25th, 2013 (No Comments)

New on tap: Terrapin Monk’s Revenge – Belgian IPA – 9.6% and Sierra Nevada Torpedo Extra IPA – Amer. IPA – 7.2%. Dogfish Head 90 Minute IPA – Imperial IPA – 9% and Green Flash Double Stout – Imperial Stout – 8.8%. Ask for Kickback’s Beer Bible – 100′s of bottles to choose from and […]

Ladies, join us for Jacksonville’s Chapter of Girls Pint Out

July 23rd, 2013 (No Comments)

The Jacksonville Florida Chapter of Girls’ Pint Out is now up and we are meeting regularly. If you love craft beer or want to learn more, join us. Membership is free. You just pay for what you imbibe. We look forward to having you join us. Check out our website at: http://jaxgirlspintout.com/