Strong Beer Fest 2012: Totally Worth the Wait

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Four Peaks stole the show with one of the longest lines and the most beer. The local boys brought 13 different brews including their wine barrel aged Begium Black, the infamous bourbon barrel aged Russian Imperial Stout, Sirus Black, and one of my favorites of the day -- the ML209 West Coast Malt Liquor. I know, right? With a never ending supply of IPAs I kept going back for more of the super easy drinkin' 8.2 % malt liquor?!

The Odell Brewing truck seemed to be the second favorite of the day and with good reason. The Colorado brewing company brought several of their best beers out including the delicious Footloose (a strong, unique sour brew that I'd never heard of), T.A.P. (totally awesome pale), and they even tapped one tiny keg of Footprint (a rare beer brewed with one ingredient from 10 states including Arizona prickly pear and green chilies from New Mexico).

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Shannon Armour
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