"wolf among scrubs" is a translation of the botanical term for hops. according to the russian river brewery , Pliny the Elder is credited with this naming of hops. this blog is a place to post pictures, reviews , and blatherings of your experience with Pliny the Elder, Pliny the Younger, Blind Pig, Psuedo, or any other intensely Hopped IPA. email me your pics and stories...surfapig@live.com

Wednesday, January 25, 2012

...at my local

4 pours of this (pliny) on a sunday. yes.

Monday, December 26, 2011

middle man

middle man ipa from pizza port. excellent ipa.
i had some compass ipa from colorado springs this past week. that shit was VERY good too!

Saturday, December 3, 2011


i recently discovered i was gluten intolerant. i think pin-stripe-ers must have been beer drinkers.

Sunday, November 27, 2011


vor-shestee-shire and a green flash
firestone union jack

Saturday, November 19, 2011

doin' chores, tuggin a green flash

sometimes man's mistake is beautiful.
pseudo and tabacky.
ye green flash!

Thursday, November 17, 2011

oh shit!

my local watering hole (walking distance) just got pliny on tap.