Barrel Aged Roulette (Beer’d Brewing Company)

Style: Russian Imperial Stout aged in Port Wine Barrels 8.5% ABV Bottle #1489/1624 From: Stonington, CT Brewery Notes: “Roulette started as a full bodied, robust, Russian Imperial Stout. We then aged it in Jonathan Edwards Port Wine barrels for at least a year. The result is a velvety smooth incarnation still full of roast, but beautifully married with both the oak and the rich essence … Continue reading Barrel Aged Roulette (Beer’d Brewing Company)

Imperial Trouble Tripel (Beer’d Brewing Company)

Style: Belgian Tripel aged in Zinfandel Wine Barrels 9.4% ABV From: Stonington, CT Price: Unsure/One time release Brewery’s Note: “Aged for at least eight months in a Jonathan Edwards Zinfandel wine barrel. This formidable brew has taken on notes of the jammy wine and nuances of toasted oak.” The beer pours a dark, orange-gold with a rouge hint that suggests the wine. The beer forms … Continue reading Imperial Trouble Tripel (Beer’d Brewing Company)

Ethereal Gin Barrel Aged – Realization (Beer’d Brewing Company)

Style: Double India Pale Ale aged in Gin Barrels 9.0% ABV From: Stonington, CT Brewery’s Note: “Aged for at least six months in a Berkshire Mountain Distillers Ethereal Gin Barrel. Realization, our pine & grapefruit forward DIPA marries with the floral & botanical gin characteristics, creating a concoction sure to please beer & spirit drinkers alike.” The beer pours a sickly, oranging yellow color, and … Continue reading Ethereal Gin Barrel Aged – Realization (Beer’d Brewing Company)