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JOHN MADDEN R.I.P.

There will never be a more endearing, honest and well-liked man to walk this earth as John Madden. A larger-than-life Oakland Raiders coach and highly decorated sportscaster, he was loved by all for his humor, personality and respect for the game of football. He will be missed for his generosity and kindness of spirit. Here he is winning the 1977 Super Bowl.

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GOOSE ISLAND BOURBON COUNTY CLASSIC COLA STOUT

On tap at Beef Trust, boundlessly complex (and frustratingly profuse) whiskeyed cola knockoff is pleasantly off-balance. Classic cola soda frontage cleared away by bourbon vanilla spicing and tertiary orange juicing stays distant before the brown-sugared Cassia-barked Graham Cracker base solidifies. Wispy maple molasses, cherry, toffee and chocolate undertones waver.

Bourbon County Brand Classic Cola Stout (2021) - Goose Island Beer Co. -  Untappd