Stone Collaboration – Cherry Chocolate Stout

Collaboration_CherryChocolateStoutOkay, so this one was a special treat for me, an unplanned surprise. I was at the Pacific Park Market and I was looking for the Oskar Blues Ten FIDY Imperial Stout as recommended to me in a comment on the “How To Make Friends At A Pool Party” article I wrote. So I was wandering around the back of the store carefully scanning all the shelves. That’s when Ken introduced himself and asked if he could help.

I told him what I was looking for and he said that he had it in the store about three weeks ago, but didn’t have it right now. Then he started recommending other stouts that he thought I might find interesting. Then one really caught my attention. I grabbed this one for a few reasons…

  1. It was the last one he had in the store, (limited)
  2. It was something that I’d never had before, (new)
  3. Stone was involved, (reputation) Continue reading