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Though I'm more concerned with drinking my first cup of coffee of the day than cracking a beer, I'd be remiss if I didn't turn your attention to Mischief, my latest beer of the week. This beauty from California's The Bruery is, at its core, a Belgian-style strong ale. But thanks to an intense dose of hops, and a yeast strain that makes the beer desert-dry, it's got a fragrant, IPA-like aroma that'll drive even the most casual beer fan crazy pants. Interested to read more? Drink it up!