Wednesday, January 1, 2014

Top 10 Best Beers of 2013

2013 is about to end, so far this year gave me lots of opportunities in beer blogging; ANC TV guesting and beer launches to name a few. Thank you universe!

After those stints, People have been asking me whats the best beer and whats my favorite beer, 2 questions that i can not answer instantly because of the complexity of the beer world. I am no beer expert yet but for sure i am a beer lover.

Here is the list of beers i have tasted and loved for 2013, it includes both craft beer and commercial beer. Most of it i have blogged and gave tasting notes, some of it does not need a tasting notes already.

10. Chimay Blue- brewed by the monks, one of the strongest beer i have drank. Click here to see my post on this.

9. Katipunan Craft Amarillo Anniversary IPA- a filipino owned/home brewed beer. Click here to see my post on this.

8. Delirium Tremens- Another strong beer from Belgium. I featured this on my ANC TV guesting. Click here to see my post on this.

7. Paulaner Hefe Weibbier- Munich Beer; one of the original Oktoberfest beer. Click here to see my post on this.

6. Hopf White- German beer with a very few production capacity. Click here to see my post on this.

5. Brewdog Dead Pony Club- UK beer. One of the few IPA that i liked. Cool bottle label. Click here to see my post on this.

4. Holgate Brews- Australian Craft beer invades Manila. Tasted all of their line ups but was not able to do tasting notes one by one. But they have good beers. Click here to see my post on this.

3. Lagunitas American IPA- One of the few IPA that i liked. Well balanced and flavored. Click here to see my post on this.

2. Colt 45- underrated local commercial strong beer. Click here to see my post on this.

And the number one best beer of 2013 for me is...
1. SMB Pale Pilsen- you'll never go wrong with this. Perfect for the everyday booze, matches every meal. Full flavored, light to the pocket!

Cheers to all. I hope 2014 will give more chance to drink more beer!