Shmaltz He’Brew St. Lenny’s

Shmaltz He'Brew St. Lenny's

TGIF world. I’m happy to have this week behind me, another one in the books. This weekend is HUGE, mainly because the Patriots are playing in the Super Bowl. Mother Nature is trying to fuck with us again; we have a potentially nasty storm that could hit Sunday night. BOO! Tonight we’re relaxing watching some TV and Saturday we’re running some errands and perhaps going out in the evening.

The beer of choice tonight is Shmaltz He’Brew St. Lenny’s, paired with mini vegan pigs in a blanket. I’m going to tell you, right out of the gate, this is a WEIRD beer. It’s a version of the

Jolly Traveler Winter Shandy

Jolly Traveler Winter Shandy

This past weekend I watched the “controversial” movie The Interview. You know, the movie about killing Kim Jong-Un. I heard it was a stupid movie, but I have to tell ya: I laughed my balls off throughout the movie. It’s stupid already, but in a hilarious way.

Tonight I’m reviewing Jolly Traveler Winter Shandy. Technically, this is a fruit beer by style. It’s frankly a bizarre beer, with notes of lemon, pomegranate and a mix of spice. I assume the spice is an attempt to make the beer “wintery”, but all it really does is weird things up. The lemon and pomegranate alone would probably make a great shandy, but the spice is over the top.


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