Brew Review: Belching Beaver Brewery Beaver’s Milk

You might call me the Anakin Skywalker of beer drinkers. At one time, I was a Padawan beer drinker learning the ways of the brew. I was trained in the light (not lite) side of beer: IPAs, Pilsners, Lagers, an occasional Kolsch. But like Anakin, the dark side was calling. Guinness (not Sir Alec) was my gateway beer. Soon the …


Brew Review: Out Of Bounds Juiced Blackberry Double IPA

Northern California is quickly becoming a hotbed for craft beer. The Sacramento region alone has 50 microbreweries including Placer County's Out of Bounds Brewing Company. Best known for its variety of IPAs Out of Bounds also makes a killer imperial oatmeal stout. But on this day, I cracked open the company's newest release Juiced Blackberry Double IPA (8% ALC).