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Smashed Blueberry (Shipyard Brewing Company)

I had recently purchased and consumed the Shipyard Smashed Pumpkin ale and I knew that I had to pick up the similarly titled SMASHED BLUEBERRY when I saw it on the shelf at my local beer store.

Another in their Pugsley Series, Smashed Blueberry is a fruit beer with a bigger than average 9% ABV.

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Smashed Pumpkin (Shipyard Brewing Company)

There’s something fancy about a bottle with a foil-wrapped cap. It’s similar to those with the traditional cage & cork, they just give off a more sophisticated vibe (even if the beer doesn’t live up to it). SMASHED PUMPKIN is one of those beers.

Part of Shipyard’s “Pugsley’s Signature Series”, Smashed Pumpkin is an autumn seasonal comes a 9% ABV. Continue reading

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Fall Summit Ale (Peak Organic Brewing)

Fall Summit Ale is the autumn seasonal from Maine’s Peak Organic Brewing.  Like all of Peak’s brews, Fall Summit is certified organic and clocks in with 64 IBUs and an ABV of 5.7%.

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Espresso Amber Ale (Peak Organic Brewing Company)

Day 5 brings us a style of beer that I had never heard of before, the ESPRESSO AMBER ALE.

Espresso Amber Ale is a certified organic beer from Portland, Maine’s Peak Organic.  It clocks in at 7% ABV and has 22 IBUs.

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Allagash Tripel (Allagash Brewing Company)

Allagash Tripel has started showing up in 12 oz bottles, so I figured now was the time to pick some up.  This Belgian ale has an impressive 9% ABV.

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Fluxus 2009 (Allagash Brewing Company)

Fluxus is a limited (anniversary) release beer from the Allagash Brewing Company.  Brewed in the saison/farmhouse ale style, but with the inclusion of a few unique ingredients.  The 2009 batch of Fluxus clocks in with a mighty 10% ABV.

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Bluepaw Wild Blueberry Wheat (Sea Dog Brewery)

Bluepaw Wild Blueberry Wheat Ale is a fruit ale with natural flavors added and comes in at an average 4.7% ABV. Brace yourself, I’m gonna be using the word ‘blueberry’ a lot in the next few paragraphs.

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