kane tap takeover last night...

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  1. swetsastonic

    swetsastonic Initiate (194) Mar 22, 2012 New Jersey

    this was at the cloverleaf last night...


    1. Head High (IPA)
    2. Overhead (DIPA)
    3. Dry-Hopped Single Fin
    (Belgian Blonde)
    4. Silent Nights 2011 (Imperial Stout aged 1 year)
    5. Morning Bell (Imperial Coffee Milk Porter)
    6. Port Omna (American Stout)
    7. Malus (Belgian DS w/Apple Cider)

    8. Quad (Belgian Quad, the Base Beer for 365)
    9. Bourbon Barrel-Aged Head High
    10. Bourbon Barrel-Aged Overhead
    11. Drift Wood (Barrel-Aged Drift Line Oatmeal Brown Ale)
    12. Bourbon Barrel Aged Port Omna
    13. A Night to End All Dawns (Aged over 15 Months in Bourbon Barrels )
    14. Solitude (Belgian Dark Strong)
    15. Double Dry-Hopped Head High
    16. Double Dry-Hopped Overhead
    17. “Specialty” Port Omna

    some really interesting beers.
  2. SeanS

    SeanS Initiate (0) Feb 13, 2013 New York
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    I loved their Overhead when I had it at TIH3. Will make a visit to their brewery soon.
  3. xnicknj

    xnicknj Initiate (0) May 25, 2009 Pennsylvania

  4. dmac621

    dmac621 Initiate (174) Nov 26, 2008 New Jersey
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  5. Hessian257

    Hessian257 Devotee (486) Mar 22, 2011 New Jersey
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    The tap takeover looked awesome, I am going to try and make the Celebration of the Stout.
  6. smonice

    smonice Initiate (0) Aug 10, 2012 New Jersey

    I will be there for sure...hoping to get a few growlers filled for myself and other BAs!
  7. rgilbert

    rgilbert Initiate (0) Jul 4, 2010 New Jersey
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    Oh dear lord that looks awesome. Might have to hit this up.
  8. parkingphi

    parkingphi Initiate (66) Dec 2, 2008 New York
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    The Stout celebration looks amazing! When are they going to start bottling their beers?
  9. smonice

    smonice Initiate (0) Aug 10, 2012 New Jersey

    They have already bottled their 365 anniversary beer and the Kane Malus but when I asked last weekend about bottling the Head High or Overhead, they told me 1-2 years....
  10. corby112

    corby112 Poo-Bah (3,908) Nov 19, 2008 Pennsylvania
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    Where was this info yesterday when I had the night off?
  11. dazedandconfused

    dazedandconfused Aspirant (253) Dec 11, 2008 New Jersey
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    I was there. Had an awesome time. Wasn't even all that packed. The mosaic dry hopped overhead was ridiculous. As was the regular overhead. I swear overhead keeps getting better each time I try it. Galaxy head high was outstanding. Morning bell, I have ranked higher than this years breakfast stout. Port omna creamsicle was interesting, did'nt pick up much of the orange. And lastly night to end dawns was a solid barrel aged stout but bourbon was waaaayy to strong and overpowering.
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  12. swetsastonic

    swetsastonic Initiate (194) Mar 22, 2012 New Jersey

    night to end all dawns is the next to be bottled. fairly soon too.
  13. Hessian257

    Hessian257 Devotee (486) Mar 22, 2011 New Jersey
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    Hope they don't add Champagne yeast to this bottle.
  14. axeman9182

    axeman9182 Initiate (0) Aug 5, 2009 New Jersey
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    I was there for a couple hours last night and had a great time. Highlights were definitely Mosaic Overhead, Galaxy Head High, and A Night to End All Dawns. Driftwood was decent, but the barrel character is always a bit overpowering in a relatively low ABV -bal beer. Sorachi Single Fin wasn't bad, but while I normally enjoy Sorachi Ace hops, I got a bit of the "lemon pledge" character that other refer to sometimes. The Creamsicle Port Omna was a letdown because it was all vanilla and no orange. The beer itself was tasty, but not what I was expecting.
  15. xnicknj

    xnicknj Initiate (0) May 25, 2009 Pennsylvania

    This must have turned out differently than when they did it last year - straight up orange creamsicle last time. Galaxy Head High is awesome as well, I wish they would do that more often.
  16. martin123012

    martin123012 Initiate (0) Aug 10, 2010 New Jersey

    how busy is it expected to be on saturday for the stout takeover at the brewery
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