Biere de Chocolat (Almanac Beer Company)

Style: American Porter brewed with Chocolate 5.5% ABV From: San Francisco, CA Brewer’s Note: “Our Biere de Chocolat celebrates the long and lauded history of chocolate production in San Francisco. Our aim was to create a beer bursting with cocoa flavors and aromas, balancing sweet and savory to create a complex but quaffable chocolate brew. To accomplish this we partnered with Dandelion Chocolate in San Francisco … Continue reading Biere de Chocolat (Almanac Beer Company)

2014 Bigfoot Barleywine-Style Ale (Sierra Nevada Brewing Company)

Style: American Barleywine 9.6% ABV 90 IBU’s OG: 23.0° Plato FG: 6.0° Plato Malts: Two-row Pale, Caramel Bittering Hops: Chinook Finishing Hops: Cascade, Centennial, Chinook Yeast: Ale yeast Brewer’s Note: “Bigfoot is a beast of a beer, brimming with bold flavors of bittersweet malt and heaps of aggressive whole-cone Pacific Northwest hops. First introduced in the winter of 1983, Bigfoot is a cult-classic beer brewed in the barleywine style, … Continue reading 2014 Bigfoot Barleywine-Style Ale (Sierra Nevada Brewing Company)