The perfect pint

Winter brews from Full Mile, Hop Haus, Lone Girl, Delta Beer Lab and One Barrel take away the chill

Full Mile Beer Comany`s weizenbock.

Fans of winter warmers: Don’t miss Full Mile Beer Company’s weizenbock. It’s my favorite of the last 12 months and sets a high bar for the 2022 bock season. This 7.2 percent ABV German-style bock has a high percentage of wheat set against a background of pilsner and caramel malts...

Order me pancakes

What is a blended imperial stout? Hop Haus Brewing Company is offering infused variants of its Black on Black, a Russian imperial stout aged for 10 months in Willett bourbon barrels, that finishes at 11 percent ABV ($15/two-pack of 12-ounce cans). ...

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John Russell, brewer at The Lone Girl Brewing Company in Waunakee, released a holiday four-pack of 22-ounce bomber bottles just before Christmas...

Happy anniversary

Delta Beer Lab just released its Scotch ale, aged 10 months in J. Henry and Sons bourbon barrels. It’s complex and sweet, with toffee and caramel flavors that meld with the barrel’s oakiness, and modestly strong at 7.5 percent ABV. ...

Oatmeal chocolate chip cookie in a glass

One Barrel Brewing Company’s Cookie Monster Imperial Milk Stout just appeared on Madison store shelves. This winter, One Barrel ramped up production into four-packs of 16-ounce cans ($13). It’s full of roasted barley and chocolate malt and warm at 8.2 percent ABV. ...



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Ken Notes: So many brews so little time...



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