2016 Company 3rd Anniversary (Henniker Brewing Company)

Style: American Quad aged with toasted Cherrywood from White Rum Barrels 10.5% ABV 25 IBU’s Part of the Off the Grid Series From: Henniker NH Brewery’s Notes: “This beer was made in celebration of our breweries 3rd anniversary. Company is a Belgian Quadruple which we brewed using house toasted cherrywood that was aged for months in white rum barrels from our friends at Flag Hill … Continue reading 2016 Company 3rd Anniversary (Henniker Brewing Company)

Smuttlabs Apple Brandy Barrel Aged Gravitation

Style: American Quad aged in Apple Brandy Barrels for 6 Years 7.85% ABV (?) From: Portsmouth, NH Brewery’s Note: NA (Poured at Cellar Temps without Cooling) The beer, if we can call it that, pours out thick, syrupy, and full. The beer carries a dark, ruby coloring, but sits in the glass as blood black. Except for the faint ruby tinge, I would say this sucker … Continue reading Smuttlabs Apple Brandy Barrel Aged Gravitation

Bourbon Barrel Aged 319 (Idle Hands Craft Ales)

Style: American Quad brewed with cherries and aged in bourbon barrels 10.7% ABV Aged for 6 Months From: Everett, MA Brewery’s Note: “Belgian style Quadruple brewed with Cherries.  Aged in a single barrel of Eagle Rare 10 year for Redstone Liquors. 20 cases produced.” The beer pours a dark, dark mahogany color with a head of sand colored bubbles that slowly recede to a nice … Continue reading Bourbon Barrel Aged 319 (Idle Hands Craft Ales)

2014 Stickee Monkee (Firestone Walker Brewing Company)

Style: American Quad aged in Oak Barrels 13.4% ABV 20 IBU’s OG: 30.17 67.5 SRM Fermentation: Lucha Libre From: Paso Robles, CA Brewery’s Note; “A Belgian Quad by recipe, but aging it in spirits barrels garners its own category: Central Coast Quad.  A beer formulated to sit on the sweeter and malty side so that we could utilize it for blending.  Turbinado brown sugar from … Continue reading 2014 Stickee Monkee (Firestone Walker Brewing Company)

Judgment Day (Lost Abbey Brewing Company)

Style: American Quad brewed with Raisins 10.5% ABV From: San Diego, CA Brewer’s Note: “A massive beer in every sense of the word. A stronger and more contemplative version of our Lost and Found Ale. Judgment Day is the base beer for our Cuvee de Tomme. Many of the Trappist Breweries produce a version of beer which ages incredibly well for many years to come. … Continue reading Judgment Day (Lost Abbey Brewing Company)

Cuvée de Tetreault (Trillium Brewing Company)

Style: American Wild Quad Stout 11% ABV From: Boston, MA Brewer’s Note: “Cuvee is a bit of a hybrid, in that the base recipe is a sort of a cross between a Belgian Quad and Imperial Porter. Dark candi syrup and black currants add a depth of character and back up the malt and fermentation character.” The beer was then aged on both American and French Oak” … Continue reading Cuvée de Tetreault (Trillium Brewing Company)

Boulevard Smokestack Series: Sixth Glass (Boulevard Brewing Company)

Style: American Quadruple 10.5% ABV 22 IBU’s Color (EBC): 73.2 O.G.: 21.5 Plato F.G.: 2.6 Plato CO2 – Bottles: 4.0 vol. (8.0 g/L) Brewer’s Note: “‘Do you know what dwells in a glass?’ asks Ole, in Hans Christian Andersen’s The Watchman of the Tower. Better known for stories such as The Little Mermaid, Andersen wrote this short, cautionary tale for a somewhat older audience. Our quadrupel … Continue reading Boulevard Smokestack Series: Sixth Glass (Boulevard Brewing Company)