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Utah Should Veto BAC .05 Bill

The Salt Lake Tribune recently published an editorial urging a veto of House Bill 155, which purports to lower the BAC for impaired driving due to drinking from .08 to .05. These are my thoughts on why

Crown Royal Vanilla

Given my long time adoration for the Crown Royal Canadian Whisky brand, I’ve found another flavor to try that I ended up liking: Crown Royal Vanilla. The last expanded entry in their brand was Rye, which I

Coney Island Brewing Hard Orange Cream Ale

In my efforts to seek out new kinds of ales and brews, every once in a while, I find one that sounds like it might be overkill but ends up being really good. Coney Island’s Hard Orange

Mike’s HARDER Original Orange Soda

I’m a fan of most of the Mike’s HARDER Lemonade flavored malt beverages and get pretty happy to find new flavors that are not available to me here in Utah. So in a recent trip back east,

Kona Big Wave Golden Ale

Over 3.5 years ago, I posted my review and thoughts on the Kona Longboard Lager, which I really like. Over the last many years, I’ve looked up other brews from Kona Brewing Co and found Big Wave

Ballast Point Pineapple Sculpin

After finding out I like the Grapefruit Sculpin and giving it a nice review, I had to post my adoration for Ballast Point’s other fruit-infused IPA – Pineapple Sculpin, which is still not as widely available as

Ballast Point Grapefruit Sculpin

It’s taken me some years, but I’ve finally found an IPA that I really like to drink more than one per sitting. Ballast Point has created the Grapefruit Sculpin and it goes down very smooth with less