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Chops
 


City: Durham
State/Prov: North Carolina
Country: United States
Joined: 3/29/2011
BC Status: Admin
BC Rating: loved

Last online 4/18/2014 at 2:20 AM EST
Favorite Styles:
»  Doppelbock
»  Weizenbock
»  Belgian Dark Strong Ale

Favorite Beers:
»  Aventinus Weizen-Eisbock by Schneider Weisse
»  Weihenstephaner Vitus by Weihenstephan
»  Seeing Double IPA by Foothills Brewing Co.

Favorite Breweries:
»  Ayinger Brewery
»  Foothills Brewing Co.
»  Mikkeller

Favorite Craft Brew Locations:
»  Sam’s Quik Shop (Durham, NC)
»  Dain's Place (Durham, NC)
»  Mikkeller Bar (Copenhagen, Denmark)

Favorite Members:

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Greetings fellow beer lovers! My name is Zack and I am the owner of BrewChief.com. I sincerely hope you are enjoying the website, I've worked long and hard to make it an entertaining and educational experience.

I was first introduced to the craft beer movement after moving to to the gorgeous Pacific Northwest. As a stark contrast to the South where I grew up, I noticed that every pub offered an array of locally brewed craft beers. I tried the Mac and Jack's African Amber and the rest as they say, is history. To this day it is still one of my all time favorite beers. I have since been fascinated by the endless nuances of craft beer. Now through BrewChief, I am thrilled to share those experiences with fellow beer fans from around the world.

Oh, and ''Chops'' is actually my old online gaming alias. Kind of stuck with me and I still respond to it. Yes, I'm a geek.
Beer Reviews by Chops (631)
 
Showing 1-20 of 631 reviews
Beer Rating Beer Name Brewery Posted Stats
8 Great Mint Chocolate Stout Flying Dog Brewing Co. 4/16/2014 0-0-0-0-0
10 Exquisite Even More Jesus Evil Twin Brewing 4/3/2014 0-0-0-0-0
9 Delicious The Illinois Goose Island Beer Co. 4/1/2014 0-0-0-0-0
8 Great Spontankriek Mikkeller 3/31/2014 0-0-0-0-0
10 Exquisite Altbairisch Dunkel Ayinger Brewery 3/31/2014 0-0-0-0-0
9 Delicious Barleywine Batch #1 Breckenridge Brewery 3/17/2014 0-0-0-0-0
9 Delicious Buchanan Mystery Brewing Co. 3/6/2014 0-0-0-0-0
10 Exquisite White Oak The Bruery 3/5/2014 0-0-0-0-0
9 Delicious Pangaea Dogfish Head Craft Brewery 3/4/2014 0-0-0-0-0
10 Exquisite Smokestack Series: Saison-Brett Boulevard Brewing Co. 3/2/2014 0-0-0-0-0
10 Exquisite Weihenstephaner Kristall Weissbier Weihenstephan 2/27/2014 0-0-0-0-0
9 Delicious Trilogy 1: Crystal Dry-Hopped Pale Ale BridgePort Brewing Co. 2/27/2014 0-0-0-0-0
8 Great 1/2 Ale (Session Saison) Brooklyn Brewery 2/21/2014 0-0-0-0-0
10 Exquisite Dark Intrigue Victory Brewing Co. 2/19/2014 0-0-0-0-0
6 Decent Blonde Bock Gordon Biersch Brewing Co. 2/18/2014 0-0-0-0-0
9 Delicious Jackie Brown Mikkeller 2/14/2014 0-0-0-0-0
9 Delicious The Wright Pils Great Lakes Brewing Co. 2/13/2014 0-0-0-0-0
10 Exquisite Smokestack Series: Rye-On-Rye Boulevard Brewing Co. 2/13/2014 0-0-0-0-0
9 Delicious Ommegang XV Ommegang Brewery 1/31/2014 9-3-0-0-0
10 Exquisite Doom Founders Brewing Co. 1/23/2014 5-6-0-0-0

Chief Chat postings by Chops (23)
 
Title Posted
The Hilarious Side of Beer Mixology 2/4/2014
Adjusting Attitudes 10/2/2013
Bridging the Beer Conversation 7/1/2013
Growing Hops 4/30/2013
Favorite vs. Frequent 4/25/2013
Tap Takeovers, Eyes Wide Shut 3/19/2013
Hunting the Precious 2/15/2013
Battling Drinker's Fatigue 2/5/2013
Avoiding the Dreaded Beer Gut 1/23/2013
What are your favorite dessert beers? 11/23/2012
Fill your Craft Beer Rescue Kit 11/12/2012
The Subjective Side of Beer Reviewing 11/9/2012
BrewChief Mobile 11/7/2012
What was your beer geek birthday? 10/25/2012
The Art of Beer Mixology 10/12/2012
Craft Beer's Secret Gems 10/7/2012
Ale to the Chief, White House Beer 9/19/2012
Beer Snob vs. Beer Fan 8/15/2012
Truth in Beervertising 7/28/2012
The Craft Beer Lexicon 7/13/2012
Beer Glassware for Dummies 6/27/2012
Best Beer in the World? Says who? 6/14/2012
Our new Brain Droppings Section 6/9/2012
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