CRANE + HUGO TEA COLLABORATION

Tea Weiss Crane Brewing – Berliner Weiss brewed with Tea – 4.1% ABV – $10.99 – 750ml Bottle *FOR A LIMITED TIME GROWLERS ARE AVAILABLE IN WALDO 32oz – $11.99 64oz – $19.99 Brewed with locally blended Hugo Tea – Berry Rooibos Herbal Tea of Rooibos (South African Herb), Hibiscus, Black Currants, Lemon Grass This week saw the launch of …

Sour Beers & Sour Brothers: A Jolly Blend

Anyone familiar with Evil Twin Brewing and/or Mikkeller likely knows the lore of the breweries being run by feuding twin brothers. Jeppe Jarnit-Bjergsø founded Evil Twin, while his minutes-older sibling, Mikkel Borg Bjergsø, heads up Mikkeller. The brothers are both individually heralded for their prolific and innovative contributions to the craft beer world. But at the center of their great …

NEW BEERS @ Waldo / Brookside / Westport

– – – This week brought on a few new arrivals. New Omnipollo, Evil Twin, Hof Ten Dormaal, and a relatively new brewery (for us), Urban Family Brewing from Seattle. We’ve received a couple of their beers periodically over the last few months. Their newest offerings are a Blood Orange Sour Farmhouse Ale, and a Farmhouse Ale brewed with Apricots! …

Not Just Anything Gose – Pt. 2

In my last edition, I covered a couple of my favorite modern Gose’s, one being produced locally in Raytown (Crane’s Grapefruit Gose) and one being a collab between Evil Twin and Two Roads using Icelandic ingredients (Geyser Gose).   As the style of sessionable sours becomes more popular, the number of choices has been increasing drastically.   Once a style traditional to …

Not Just Anything Gose – Pt. 1

Grapefruit Gose – Gose 750ml Bottle | $10.99 , Seasonal Release Gose brewed with Grapefruit Zest, 4.1% Crane Brewing Company, Raytown MO – – –   Crane Brewing came right out with guns blazing in their inaugural line up of farmhouse style IPAs, Saisons, Goses and Berliner Weisses.   Grapefruit Gose, their second Gose offering is a stand out, downright …

Summer Beer Suggestions – Two of our Favorites!

Hello! Welcome to Mike’s little corner of the web!  My name is Jeremy Morton, and i’m the beer manager/buyer for the stores.   I’ve been with the company 4 1/2 years, since moving to Kansas City in 2012.   I grew up in Kirksville MO, and graduated from Truman State University with a degree in Printmaking.   In my time …

Tasting Week! Click Here for Schedule

What to brush up on your Rose knowledge before Summer time? Care to try some new beers from Odell brewery? This week Mike’s has you covered! Brookside will be hosting a free Rose tasting this Friday May, 6th from 4pm – 6pm. Come in and enjoy some new wine to enjoy this summer as it heats up. Waldo will be …