A Toxic Food Adventure

Usually "Toxic" means something bad.   Not in this case, Daytonians.  We know a place where Toxic means 'heavenly.' Are you a beer lover?  Then loosen your tie, let your hair down, and walk down the cobblestone streets of the Oregon District to the Toxic Brew Company. For the past few months, Superfry & The Big Ragu have been visiting Toxic Brew Company and getting a feel for the range, style and taste of their beers.  We tried the spectrum over time, from the lighter Abby Blonde to the Pawn Pepper Ale made with hot peppers. We didn't go there once and get a few taste test cups and … [Read more...]

The Bruery – 4 Calling Birds review

I know, the holidays are over. But it is still the Winter season, and there's still plenty of beer to be enjoyed! This one was consumed on Christmas Eve 2011. 4 Calling Birds from The Bruery is a Belgian Strong Dark Ale, and is 11% ABV. This is part of the 12 Days of Christmas series. The Bruery will release a beer every year, and started with A Partridge in a Pear Tree. This is the fourth in the series. Each beer is made to be aged until the 12th year of the series (12 Drummers Drumming). From The Bruery's website: Spiced Strong Dark Ale. The Twelve Days of Christmas series continues! We … [Read more...]