Founders Frangelic Mountain Brown

Founders Frangelic Mountain Brown

Founders Frangelic Mountain Brown is, simply by its name, intended to be a variation on a brown ale. But confusingly, RateBeer.com considers the latest release in the limited Backstage Series, an American Strong Ale. What the hell? It has ‘Brown’ in the name and the label reads “Brown ale brewed with artificially flavored hazelnut coffee”.… Continue reading Founders Frangelic Mountain Brown

Best Coffee Beer: part 3 the Mikkeller Brews

Our search for the world’s best coffee beer takes us to Europe for our most recent tasting. Mikkel Borg Bjergsø, inspired by a new and profound love of great imported beers he tasted in Copenhagen, started up Mikkeller brewing with his friend Kristian Keller. After some success home brewing, they achieved beer nerd fame following… Continue reading Best Coffee Beer: part 3 the Mikkeller Brews

Best Coffee Beer Part 2

No Really, What Is The Best Coffee Beer? The Premise After our first tasting of coffee beers, we realized that the surface had only been scratched by our efforts. With so many coffee flavored beers currently being brewed, our attempts to find the world’s best needed a much larger sample size. And any excuse to… Continue reading Best Coffee Beer Part 2

Best Coffee Beer Part 1

FOUNDERS BREAKFAST STOUT

What Is The Best Coffee Beer?   The Premise Each winter brings back together old friends in North East Ohio for the Tri-City Beer Club’s Annual Christmas party. In its 15th year the TCBC is a small group of beer fans who gather to blind taste test beers in a category. Getting older, the group… Continue reading Best Coffee Beer Part 1