First Pitch (Idle Hands Craft Ales)

Style: Belgian Rye Pale Ale 6.3% ABV Bottled On: April 15th, 2015 From: Everett, MA Brewery’s Note: “First Pitch is the quintessential beer to enjoy while watching a game. Rye combines wonderfully with our house Belgian yeast to create a chewy, spicy malt backbone. However, hops are at the center of the lineup with Amarillo, Mosaic, and Cascade each taking swings creating flavors of candied … Continue reading First Pitch (Idle Hands Craft Ales)

2014 Prince Tuesday (Allagash Brewing, Maine Beer Company, Rising Tide Brewing)

Style: Belgian Rye Pale Ale 7.7% ABV From: Portland, ME Brewery’s Note: “Prince Tuesday is a collaboration with Rising Tide Brewing and Maine Beer Company. The beer was originally brewed (on a small scale) for the first Maine Brewers’ Guild Festival in Boothbay, ME in 2011. It is a Belgian Rye Pale Ale. Brewed with Rye from Rising Tide, hopped by Maine Beer Company and … Continue reading 2014 Prince Tuesday (Allagash Brewing, Maine Beer Company, Rising Tide Brewing)

Sour in the Rye (The Bruery)

Style: American Wild Ale Base Beer: Rye Ale 7.8% ABV From: Orange County, CA Brewer’s Note: “We brewed this ale with around 40% rye as a base malt and let our sour yeast and bacteria eat away at it in oak barrels for over a year creating a sour ale with a complex character of rye spice, oak and a subtle funk.” The beer’s label … Continue reading Sour in the Rye (The Bruery)

Soft Parade (Shorts Brewing Company)

Style: Fruit Beer Base Beer: Rye Ale 9% ABV 14 IBU’s 20º Plato Fermented with blueberries, strawberries, raspberries, blackberries Brewer’s Note: “This gourmet specialty is engineered of toasted rye flakes and two row malted barley. Loaded with pureed strawberries, blueberries, raspberries, and blackberries, we refer to this fermented potion as a fruit infused rye ale. The result is a refreshing fruit delicacy that’s easy to … Continue reading Soft Parade (Shorts Brewing Company)