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Eric Ducote
I blog about beer and brewing.
I blog about beer and brewing.

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A Tale Of Two Ghosts
Alright, I'm back.  It's been a while, but I couldn't pass up the perfect opportunity to bring back the BR Beer Scene... two bottles of Parish Brewing 's Ghost In The Machine.  One is 11 days old (not as of this post, but as of opening them) and the second ...

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Celebrate "Learn To Homebrew Day" With LA Homebrew!
For the readers out there interested in homebrewing, November 7th is Learn To Homebrew Day, an international event is sponsored by the American Homebrewers Association.   Learn more about is at their website.    The local event to attend is going to be held...

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Review: Abita Wrought Iron IPA
Alright, time for a beer review, just me this time, so this isn't our Feature Beer, but Abita Brewing  was nice enough to send me a 6-pack of their new IPA to try, so I bring you my thoughts on their latest effort, the Wrought Iron IPA. They claim that the ...

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Feature Beer Friday! - The Alchemist Heady Topper
Alright, time for a real treat, well, for the reviewers at least. The Alchemist is a small brewery in Vermont that specializes in one beer, Heady Topper. They do put out some other releases these days, but for the most part, it's all about the Heady, which ...

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Parish Grand Reserve Day! - Info and Sneak Preview
Alright, we are only one week away from the 2014 Parish Grand Reserve Day ! If you already have your tickets ( they can be purchased here ) then you have made a great decision. If you're still unsure, I'm here to tell you that you don't want to miss this. T...

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Reviews: Abita Imperator Black IPA and Bourbon Street Stout
Not too long ago a box showed up at my place with a couple of Abita Brewing Company 's newest bombers, their Bourbon Street Stout and their Imperator. These are both part of Abita's push to have a larger lineup of 22 oz. bottles, and I'm a huge fan of the i...

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Louisiana Craft Brewers Week Continues...
We are now getting into the real "meat" of Craft Brewers Week. I hope some of you made it out the last few nights to try the Gnarly Barle y / Chafunkta collaboration or a few sour beers from Tin Roof , but if not, there is still plenty more craft beer week ...

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Louisiana Craft Brewers Week Is Here!
So, it's here, one of the best beer weeks in the state, Louisiana Craft Brewers Week! I posted last week about a full lineup of events in the BR/Northshore/NOLA area, but here's the link to that again . For tonight though, you have two opportunities to chec...

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Louisiana Craft Brewers Week Events!
I'm snagging this from the Gambit article , which was written by blogging compatriot, Nora McGunnigle of the NOLA Beer Blog , if you don't follow her blog, you definitely should. She knows the goings-on around New Orleans and has taken up writing for severa...

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Upcoming Beer Events! - Louisiana Brewers Bash, Brew At The Zoo, Beefstock, And More...
Hey everyone, time to start spreading the word about a few upcoming beer events in the area.   September 22-28th - Louisiana Craft Brewers Week - All Over - It's that time of year again, I'll keep everyone up to date when specific events in Baton Rouge are ...
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