Archives: Brewer: August Schell

Schell Stout

September 23, 2008 by Aaron Goldfarb | 4 Comments | Filed in Brewer: August Schell, Country: America, Grade: C regular, Style: Stout

5% from a bomber FROM THE READERS’ MAILBAG: (in response to the pictures in yesterday’s Brooklyner Weisse review) Question: When you go out in public are you undercover? Like Bruce Wayne or Clark Kent? Or do people know you are the World Famous Vice Blogger? I ask because you are always taking pics of the […]

Schell FireBrick

September 20, 2008 by Aaron Goldfarb | 1 Comment | Filed in Brewer: August Schell, Country: America, Grade: B-, Style: Lager

5% ABV When I was younger, I thought there would be nothing better than if I could one day live above a bar.  I would walk down there in my slippers and a bathrobe for a quick nip.  I could tell women I met there that I literally lived upstairs.  And if I got too […]

Schell Pale Ale

September 18, 2008 by Aaron Goldfarb | 2 Comments | Filed in Brewer: August Schell, Country: America, Grade: B plus, Style: Pale Ale

5.75% ABV As my “in box” of yet-to-post reviews stacks up it’s time to send some to the “out box” via quick-hitters… I’ve never really liked pale ales.  Rightly or wrongly, I’ve always felt they were kinda like IPAs for Dummies.  But not this one.  This one, from America’s second oldest family-owned brewery, I really […]