Art #5 (Night Shift Brewing)

Style: American Weisse w/Raspberry and Mint 5.8% Brewer’s Note: “Berliner Weisse-style sour ale aged on fresh raspberries, mint leaves added”  Beer pours an amber gold with lots of orange going on in the color and a slight red tint, presumably from the raspberries. A light white head forms and fades to a scrim.  The body is properly hazy and a little dark. This beer smells … Continue reading Art #5 (Night Shift Brewing)

Somer Weisse (Night Shift Brewing)

Style: American Weisse brewed with lemongrass and ginger 5.5% ABV Batch #12 Bottled on: 7/8/13 From: Everett, MA Brewer’s Note: “Its name honoring our Somerville homebrewing roots, Somer Weisse began as our answer to a hot July without air conditioning. A few twists on the classic Berliner Weisse style led us to this quencher of thirst. Refreshing and tart, it sprinkles the tongue with the zesty … Continue reading Somer Weisse (Night Shift Brewing)

Hampton Weisse (Blue Lobster Brewing Company)

Style: North American Fruited Berliner Weisse 2.9% ABV Fruit: Kiwi and Apricots Brewer’s Note: “What’s fresh this week? Hamptonweisse, our 2.9%abv Berlinerweisse ale brewed with Apricot and Kiwi. This brightly acidic, refreshingly effervescent fruit beer is very low alcohol by tradition; with a sourness reminiscent of unsweetened lemonade. We hope you enjoy this beer. In my personal opinion it is the quintessential summer beer. Cheers!  … Continue reading Hampton Weisse (Blue Lobster Brewing Company)

Ever Weisse (Night Shift Brewing Company)

Style: American Weisse aged on strawberries, kiwis, and dried hibiscus flowers 5.5% ABV From: Everett, MA Batch #4 Bottled on: 5/6/13 Brewer’s Note: “Sold exclusively at our brewery in Everett, Ever Weisse is what most beers are not – hopped minimally, soured extensively, pink in color, aged on hand-chopped fruit, brewed only once in a tiny batch, and available at at only one location. It … Continue reading Ever Weisse (Night Shift Brewing Company)