Tag Archives: Halloween

McMenamins Black Widow Porter

Last week McMenamins sent me a fresh bottle of their Black Widow Porter, their Halloween seasonal that hits the taps in October. I believe this is the first year that it’s been bottled, and certainly the first time McMenamins has sent (to me, at least) samples for review. I have to say I really like the label, simple yet attractive and done in the McMenamins style that permeates their various pubs and locations. It’s brewed … Continue reading →

Happy (beery) Halloween!

It’s been a crazy weekend—we had a birthday sleepover and a relatively major power outage going on, in addition to the holiday—but I couldn’t let Halloween go by without at least mentioning it. Hopefully you have an appropriately-themed beer in hand, as well (I’ll likely be having some Sam Adams Chocolate Bock at some point—a nice chocolatey treat). I also have another Pumpkin Beer Week review to post (see above reasons for falling behind), so … Continue reading →