Lawson’s ‘Maple Nipple’ meets a potential maple nipple.
Mikerphone’s ‘Smells Like Bean Spirit’ meets my youthful musical tastes.
Instead of running around New York City trying to find various spring beers, I decided to keep it simple and pick up seven beers at two of my favorite haunts: Noble Grains on the Upper East Side and Astoria Bier and Cheese in Queens. All of the beers should be easy to find using BeerMenus if you’re interested in trying any for yourself. Keep in mind that my patented “How Spring Is It?” rating doesn’t necessarily reflect how I much I actually like the beer. The rating system is more about whether I feel the beer matches the characteristics of spring rather than how good it is. And now without further ado, let the 1st Annual Splendid Spring Seasonal Beer Reviews commence! Continue reading