FOX19 - There's something so good about drinking an ice cold beer. So refreshing, but it has to be the right beer.
I had the fortune to drink one of Braxton Brewery's new Black Raspberry Chip beers.
I'm glad I had the chance to try it, but in my opinion, this brew is all hype.
Braxton teamed up with Graeter's about a month ago and the beer has been insanely popular.
A co-worker tells me it had been sold out of nearly every Kroger he's looked.
Well, he managed to get his hands on a four-pack and he passed one along to me.
I drank it last night and it tastes like nearly every other stout I've had.
That's not to say that it's bad; it's pretty good if you like stout beer. Just nothing overly special.
It's a little smoother (just a little) going down than Guiness and leaves a little bit of a chocolate aftertaste, but I guess I was expecting more.
The whole Graeter's beer thing is just a novelty and it hooked me.
Braxton makes some good beer.
I've had a few of their other varieties.
I wouldn't say this one tastes any better than the rest; it's just getting more attention.