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The Brew Review: A ‘victory’ of man and beer

As Fresno begins to heat up like a runaway train barreling its way toward summer, we drink dark beers less and less in favor of lighter, bubblier beer. However, while you can better enjoy light ales, lagers and IPAs outside ...

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Brew Review: The best of the worst

Being a part of the craft beer experience is awesome. There’s always something new and exciting to try from established or up-and-coming breweries. These days, the beer section in stores focuses heavily on craft beer – at least far more ...

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Brew Review: Saint Archer – light, citrusy, delicious

Craft beer is everywhere. These days it’s easier to track down the fancy beer in a store than it is to find your everyday domestic beer that is sold for less than a dollar a can. The good news is, ...

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Brew Review: Serpent’s Stout will slither up on you

The Lost Abbey is a brewery based in San Marco. The beers they produce generally are religious in nature. Their best-selling beers include “Ten Commandments” and “Judgment Day.” Although the beers the brewery makes are varied in style, they all ...

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Brew Review: Stone Brewing Company’s new IPA is… quite ‘Delicious’

When non-beer nerds think about IPAs, generally their minds go to an intense bitterness. People who are uninformed tend to think of bitter IPAs as a mistake. As if beer isn’t supposed to be bitter. IPAs are intended to be ...

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The Brew Review: When I saw its face, I was a ‘Believer’

Ninkasi Brewing Company, a craft brewery based in Eugene, Oregon, boasts a great line of beers that can be readily found in the Fresno area once again. Up until recently, Ninkasi, which gets its name from the Sumerian goddess of ...

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The Brew Review: Lagunitas ‘Sucks’ is sweet and strong

For beer enthusiasts, trying a new beer is an exciting event. When a beer hits the shelves, it’s a matter of when you’ll try the new beer, not if, but it doesn’t have to be brand new for to hold ...

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Brew Review: Holiday beer season begins

October is finally here. With the month comes lower temperatures in the desert in which we live. What October also brings is the start of the holiday beer season. This is the best time to be a consumer of craft ...

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Brew Review: Dust Bowl Brewery

A look at a Turlock brewery’s IPA selection Craft beer is a term used to describe American brews made in a less mass produced way than a Budweiser or Coors–but really, you could call any beer a craft. California has ...

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Brew Review: Guri’s Grubhouse and Taps’ local beer selection

It’s official, Guri’s Grubhouse and Taps finally opened its doors Thursday. As exciting as it is to have a brand new restaurant across the street from Fresno State, what is more exciting is that it’s also a tap house. With ...

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Brew Review: Beers of the Bucket

The Bucket on campus is a lounge where you can get your lunch and, as it turns out, beer. Last semester, the craft brew options at The Bucket were limited. Although still limited, there are slightly better options to choose ...

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