Stoneface APA (Stone Face Brewing Company)

Style: American Pale Ale 5.6% ABV From: Newington, NH Brewer’s Notes: [Not available… They don’t even have a beer section on their website? I know there are lots of important beer making things you guys are doing, but you should throw that up there so people can read lovely descriptions of your beer] The beer pours a pale orange with yellow and green hints. A … Continue reading Stoneface APA (Stone Face Brewing Company)

Hop Knife Harvest Ale (Troegs Brewing Company)

Style: Harvest Ale/ American Pale Ale 6.2% ABV 87 IBUs Color: Deep Amber Malts: Crystal, Pilsner, Vienna Hops: Cascade, Chinook, El Dorado Dry Hops: Centennial, Citra, Columbus Yeast: Ale Brewery’s Note: “Hop Knife Harvest Ale recognizes the meticulous, time-honored tradition of hand-harvesting hops at the peak of maturity. Our HopCyclone process creates an inward spiral of hop dispersal during fermentation, releasing a bounty of citrus, … Continue reading Hop Knife Harvest Ale (Troegs Brewing Company)

Fort Point Pale Ale (Trillium Brewing Company)

Style: American Pale Ale 6.5% ABV Malt: American 2 row, Dextrine Malt, Wheat Hops: Columbus, Citra Yeast: House Ale From: Boston, MA Brewer’s Note: “Layers of hops-derived aromas and flavors of citrus zest and tropical fruit rest on a pleasing malt backbone in our Fort Point Pale Ale. Dangerously drinkable with a dry finish and soft mouthfeel from wheat. Our year round hoppy pale ale … Continue reading Fort Point Pale Ale (Trillium Brewing Company)

a tiny beautiful something (Maine Brewing Company)

Style: American Pale Ale 5.5% ABV O.G.:1.049 Malt: American 2-Row, CaraPils, Caramel 40L & Flaked Oats 10L Hops: Warrior, El Dorado From: Fremont, ME Brewer’s Note: “a tiny beautiful something showcases a new hop variety, El Dorado. We started playing around with this hop last year. We brewed a pilot batch with this hop exclusively and one with it blended with some of our other … Continue reading a tiny beautiful something (Maine Brewing Company)

Extra Pale Ale (Almanac Beer Company)

Style: American Pale Ale Brewed with Mandarin Oranges 6.0% ABV From: San Francisco, CA Brewer’s Note: “Our American Extra Pale Ale is brewed with heaps of sweet Mandarin oranges from Blossom Bluff Farms and California two-row barley. We dry-hop with generous doses of aromatic Cascade, Columbus, Centennial, Simcoe and Galaxy  hops and finish the beer with a hint of lightly toasted American oak. About the … Continue reading Extra Pale Ale (Almanac Beer Company)

Collaboration Time III (Maine Beer Company and Nogne-O)

Style: Hoppy American Farmhouse Ale 5.6% ABV O.G.: 1.048 Malt: Belgian Pilsner, Danko Rye, Warthog Wheat Hops: Saaz, Falconer’s Flight, Cascade Brewed On: 7/15/13 From: Freeport, ME Brewer’s Note: “Brewed with a new friend, Kjetil Jikiun, founder and brewer at Nogne-O.  Our aim was to brew a delicate, sessionable beer incorporating elements of the saison and hoppy American ale styles.  We used a blend of our house ale … Continue reading Collaboration Time III (Maine Beer Company and Nogne-O)

Resonation Pale Ale (Great Rhythms Brewing Company)

5.2% ABV From: Portsmouth, NH Bottled On: 6/03/13 Brewer’s Note: “Inspired by our love of music and love for hops, Great Rhythm Brewing Company’s Resonation Pale Ale is our dry-hopped American Pale Ale; balanced, hoppy, full of flavor and aromas highlighting the complex citrus, pine, and floral character of American hops. We use two row barley malt and select crystal malts to lay down a smooth … Continue reading Resonation Pale Ale (Great Rhythms Brewing Company)