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Posts Tagged / Firestone Walker brewing company

Coconut Merlin

Firestone Walker’s 5.5% ABV milk stout made with coconut. Quite enjoyable. I get more chocolate and roasted malts with a light, somewhat sweet finish. No noticable coconut. I recall The Patsy, a rye coconut stout, and Death by Coconut having more coconut notes. The Patsy being less sweet and reminiscent of dark chocolate and coconut, […]


Leo vs Ursus: Fortem

A tasty 8.2% unfiltered imperial IPA.  Piney and resinous hop nose, with strong but pleasant hop bitterness over a pale malt body with no residual sweetness.  Bitterness lingers only slightly after swallowing.


Red Nectar Ale

Still good, but doesn’t quite stand out as much as it did when I first tasted it way back when.  Malty amber with a nice hop balance.   Something I didn’t know ’til just now…Humboldt Brewing is now owned by Firestone Walker.