Beer Blends

Here’s a list of some beer blends that you can make at home. You should be able to purchase most of these beers at places like Belmont Station, Saraveza, By the Bottle, or Johns Market. They’re not really anything as dynamic as a Ron Gansburg (Cascade Brewing) blend, but some may prove to be rather interesting. I mostly chose them for the names they combine to make. Have fun, and feel free to share your own specialty blends.

Orval and Rodenbach (Redbach acceptable, too): Orval Rodenbacher:

Sheaf Stout, Moylans Ryan O’Sullivan Stout, and Henry’s Private Reserve: Sheafing Private Ryan

Full Sail Wassail and Upright Six: Wassup

Great Divide Sweaty Betty and Great Divide Yeti: Sweaty Yeti

Beamish Stout and Bellhaven Scottish Ale: Beam Me Up Scotty

Alba Scots Pine and Hitichino Nest: Albachino (“Hoo-ah!”)

Green Flash Nut Brown and Pannepot: Flash In the Pan

Ninkasi Total Domination and Paulaner Pils: Totally Pauly

New Belgium Fat Tire and De Struisse Black Albert: Fat Albert

Duchesse Bourgogne and Koningshoeven Quadruple: Duchoeven

Dogfish Head Raisin D’etre and Kloster Edel Helles: Raisin Helles

MacTarnahans Amber and Speakeasy Double Daddy IPA: Mac Daddy

Rogue Old Crustacean Barleywine and Rogue Dead Guy: Crusty Old Dead Guy (thanks Chris)

Bitburger Pilsner and Leavenworth Friesian Pilsner: Burger and Fries

BJ’s P.M. Porter and Alameda Black Bear XX Stout: BJ and the Bear

Boulder Hazed and Infused and  Mateveza Gold: Matehaza

Teton Bitch Creek ESB and Pyramid Juggernaut: Juggernaut, Bitch

Stone Russian Imperial Stout, Alesmith Speedway Stout, and Walking Man Walking Stick Stout: Stone is the Way of the Walk

Hair of the Dog Fred from the Wood and Widmer Drifter Pale: Drift Wood

Diamond Knot IPA and Trumer Pils: It’s Knot a Trumer

Lagunita’s Hop Stoopid and Stone Arrogant Bastard: Stoopid Bastard

Beer joke of the day:

What’s Andy Rooney and Mike Wallace’s favorite beer?  60 Minute IPA