Nordic Saison (Hill Farmstead Brewing Company, Cambridge Brewing Company, Kissmeyer Beer & Brewing)

Style: American Saison brewed w/ honey, heather, rose hips, rhubarb and wheat. 6.0% ABV (?) From: Greensborough, VT Brewery’s Note: “This farmhouse ale was brewed at Hill Farmstead with our friend and mentor Anders Kissmeyer (Kissmeyer Beer & Brewing) and our longtime friend Will Meyers (Cambridge Brewing Co.). Inspired by our guests and their journeys, this beer was brewed with the resourcefulness and inventiveness of the Nordic tradition, … Continue reading Nordic Saison (Hill Farmstead Brewing Company, Cambridge Brewing Company, Kissmeyer Beer & Brewing)

Sensory Series Vol. 1 Remastered w/Brett (Stillwater Artisanal Ales)

Style: Herb/Vegetable Ale 6% ABV Brewery’s Note: “Ale brewed with Hibiscus.” The beer pours a pale golden color, frothing up a huge, eggshell white head of condensed bubbles that like to last. When the head does recede, it leaves fat, bubbly sheets of lacing in its wake. The beer is crystal clear and clean in body, with only the color giving it a gentle haze. … Continue reading Sensory Series Vol. 1 Remastered w/Brett (Stillwater Artisanal Ales)

Bee Tea (Night Shift Brewing)

Style: American Wheat Herb/Spiced Ale brewed with sweet orange peel and orange blossom honey. Aged on organic, loose, gunpowder tea leaves (i.e. Style Unknown) 8.5% ABV Batch #9 Bottled On: 7/16/13 From: Everett, MA Brewer’s Note: “Bee Tea is our cross-pollination of two classic beverages – green tea with honey, and the Belgian-style wheat ale. Strong aromas of orange and honey lead into a flavor that’s … Continue reading Bee Tea (Night Shift Brewing)

Ancient Ales Series: Midas Touch (Dogfish Head Craft Brewery)

Style: Herbed/Spiced Beer 9.0% ABV 12 IBU’s Brewed with: barley, honey, white muscat grapes & saffron From: Milton, Delaware Brewer’s Note: “This was the first beer in our Ancient Ales series. This sweet yet dry beer is made with ingredients found in 2,700-year-old drinking vessels from the tomb of King Midas. Somewhere between wine and mead, Midas will please the chardonnay and beer drinker alike.” The … Continue reading Ancient Ales Series: Midas Touch (Dogfish Head Craft Brewery)