Entries by Philip and Erin Zoutendam

Latitude 42 Island Fever Coconut Stout (Nitro)

4.5% ABV, Draft Appearance: Jet black, tall pale head Aroma: Strong coconut muddled with a little malt — reminiscent of almond joy Taste: Very sweet and, well, “coconutty” Mouthfeel: Light and silky smooth If ever there was a summer stout, this is it. You can still taste the maltiness, but the dominant coconut taste, and […]

Latitude 42 Powerline Porter

5.5% ABV, Can Appearance: Inky black, thin tan head Aroma: Strong aromas of coffee, caramel and brown sugar Taste: Unapologetic porter, with a rich maltiness and a slight bitterness Mouthfeel: Full body, with a creamy feel over the tongue The scent and feel are robust, and while the taste starts fairly mild it quickly expands […]

Latitude 42 Red Beard’s India Style Red Ale

6.5% ABV, Can Appearance: Clean copper, moderate creamy head Aroma: Hoppy, with a strong pine scent Taste: Slight malt at the front followed by a strong woodsy hop flavor Mouthfeel: Medium bodied This is a hybrid beer — half red ale, half IPA — and it’s surprisingly aggressive for a mutt. It’s got a sharp […]