Archive for the ‘Stout’ Category



Episode #270: Peche Mortel vs. Bourbon Barrel Peche Mortel

The coffee stout Peche Mortel from Montreal brewery, Dieu du Ciel! has long been considered one of the best examples of the style in the world. Their bourbon barrel version is even more highly regarded – and much more scarce. Today Chris does a side-by-side comparison of the two.

Breweries and Beers:
Dieu du Ciel! Peche Mortel,  Dieu du Ciel! BA Peche Mortel

Episode #259: AleSmith Speedway and Bourbon Barrel Speedway

Breweries and Beers:
AleSmith Speedway Stout,  AleSmith Bourbon Barrel Speedway

Episode #246: 2014 Bourbon County Variants

Breweries and Beers:
Bourbon County,  BCS Coffee,  BCS Vanilla Rye,  BCS Proprietor's

Episode #238: La Cumbre Brewing

Breweries and Beers:
A Slice of Hefen,  Elevated IPA,  Project Dank,  Malpais Stout

Episode #235: Hunahpu, Abraxas, and More – A Blind Tasting

Breweries and Beers:
Perennial Abraxas,  Perennial Coffee Abraxas,  Cigar City Hunahpu,  Cigar City Double Barrel Hunahpu,  Copper Kettle Mexican Chocolate

Episode #234: Dark Lord 2014

Breweries and Beers:
Three Floyds Dark Lord

Episode #218: Vault Brewing

Breweries and Beers:
Vault Aussie IPA,  Vault 1st Anniversary Stout

Episode #214: Societe Brewing Company

Breweries and Beers:
Societe The Apprentice,  Societe The Pupil,  Societe The Butcher

Episode #212: Half Acre Big Hugs Vertical

Breweries and Beers:
Big Hugs 2013, Big Hugs 2012, Big Hugs 2011, Big Hugs 2010, Big Hugs 2009

Episode #208: Goose Island 2013 BCS: Proprietor’s, Backyard Rye, & Coffee

Breweries and Beers:
Goose Island Coffee BCS,  Goose Island Backyard Rye BCS,  Goose Island Proprietor's BCS

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The Beer Temple is a craft beer store, owned and operated by Chris and Margaret Quinn of Chicago, Illinois. Chris is a Siebel Institute Master of Beer Styles and Evaluation, and also a Certified Cicerone. Margaret is a Certified Beer Server, and has completed classes at the Siebel Institute.

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