• Beer Reviews
  • Begyle Brewing Company // 2015 Barrel Aged Imperial Pajamas

    Imperial Pajamas 2015

    Barrel Aged Imperial Pajamas is Begyle Brewing Company’s oatmeal stout aged in Heaven Hill bourbon barrels. To clear things up, the base beer—Begyle Flannel Pajamas—is an oatmeal stout, and Begyle’s Imperial Pajamas is an imperial oatmeal coffee stout. Oddly, though, Barrel Aged Imperial Pajamas is not a barrel aged version of the coffee variant (which is named […]

  • Americas
  • Goose Island Beer Company // 2015 Bourbon County Coffee Stout

    2015 Bourbon County Coffee Stout

    In recent years, Goose Island Beer Company has expanded their famous Bourbon County Stout series. This year, they’ve expanded the roster even further. The lineup now consists of: their flagship Bourbon County Brand Stout, Bourbon County Brand Barleywine, Bourbon County Brand Regal Rye Stout, Proprietors’ Bourbon County Brand Stout, Bourbon County Brand Coffee Stout, and Rare Bourbon County […]

  • Africa
  • Halfwit Coffee Roasters // Ethiopia Sherebo Maro

    Ethiopia Sherebo Maro

    This year, Cafe Imports highlighted a collection of exquisite coffees from individual farmer members of the Yirgacheffe Coffee Farmers Cooperative Union (YCFCU), and offer them to our customers as microlots. This lot comes from a producer named Sherebo Maro. The YCFCU was organized in 2002 in an effort to establish stability amid fluctuating coffee prices. Recognized […]

  • Africa
  • Halfwit Coffee Roasters // Kenya Alimu

    Kenya Alimu

    Halfwit Coffee Roasters’s latest Kenyan offering comes from the Alimu Estate, owned and operated by Alice and Julius Muriithi. Alimu Estate is located in Kirinyaga County, which contains the southern half of Mount Kenya and its surrounding plateaus, a region known for it’s incredibly distinct and highly sought after coffees. Kenyan-style processing, which typically includes two […]