CougCenter Craft Beer Tournament: Paper mismatches
This week’s matchups feature two regional favorites facing our two play-in winners.
Welcome back to CougCenter’s Craft Beer Tournament. Last week saw a couple predictable results, even though a fair number of you folks think highly of Airways Oatmeal PSA. Like any other tournament, this is a matter of matchups, and PSA ran up against a behemoth in Iron Horse Irish Death. The result was one that resembled a scene one might witness on Lake Washington in late July. Despite the result, Airways Oatmeal PSA has officially become my white whale of beers.
In our other contest, Lagunitas Brown Shugga steadily increased its lead on Green Flash West Coast IPA, and cruised to an easy victory. Coincidentally, both of last week’s victorious beers are classified as American Strong Ales. Why? BECAUSE AMERICA IS STRONG THAT’S WHY. This sets up our first pair of Elite Eight matchups, as Irish Death will face Black Butte Porter in what is sure to be a titanic battle. On the other side, Brown Shugga advances to face Busch Light, which has […]