Not surprisingly, the Stone 10th Anniversary Ale was a big hit. The Breckenridge got mixed reviews. I thought the vanilla was overwhelming, although I noticed that the flavor rounded out as it warmed. This might be an interesting beer to cook with.
Some pics below. Boston's hosts tasting monthly. $5 gets you samples of 7 beers.
Shane, Jim, and Theresa engage in a pre-tasting conversation.
Batman, our facilitator
Shane and George evaluate beers (and George applies terms from his anti-glossary)
Shane with Dave Boston, Boston's Bistro owner and beer aficionado