Jurata Baltic Porter (Coronado and Cigar City Brewing Companies)

Style: Baltic Porter 8.0% ABV From: Coronado, CA Brewer’s Note: “When naming this Baltic porter, a collaboration with Tampa’s famed Cigar Citry Brewing, we opted for Jurata as a nod to a mythological mermaid known to roam the depths of the Baltic Sea, just as the energetic yeast used to brew this deep dark beer navigated our fermentation tanks. Dive in and enjoy Jurata’s true-to-style … Continue reading Jurata Baltic Porter (Coronado and Cigar City Brewing Companies)

Cubano-style Espresso Brown Ale (Cigar City Brewing Company)

Style: English Brown Ale with Coffee 5.5% ABV 25 IBU’s OG: 14 SRM: 24 From: Tampa, FL Brewer’s Note: “This rich brown ale is redolent with Cuban-style roasted espresso beans, sweet caramel and toffee and hints of dry nuttiness. Cuban Espresso is a popular drink in the Cigar City of Tampa owing to its many Sicilian and Cuban immigrants. The beans for Cubano-Style Espresso Brown … Continue reading Cubano-style Espresso Brown Ale (Cigar City Brewing Company)

Hotter Than Helles Lager (Cigar City Brewing Company)

Style: Munich-Style Helles Lager 5.0% ABV From: Tampa, FL Brewer’s Note: “Why so punny? ‘Helles’ is German for ‘light colored.’ Hotter Than Helles is more than just a (very) silly pun; it perfectly reflects the natures of this beer.  A lager meant to be consumed when it’s trulyhotter than helles outside./ So there are no peppers or spices in this beer!” The beer’s label is … Continue reading Hotter Than Helles Lager (Cigar City Brewing Company)

Florida Cracker Belgian-Style White Ale (Cigar City Brewing)

Style: Witbier 5.0% ABV 18 IBU’s OG: 12 SRM: 3 Brewed with: Curaco Peel and Coriander From: Tampa, FL Brewer’s Note: “Pours cloudy straw in color with moderate notes of orange peel, coriander and hints of vanilla. Flavor has upfront citrus with coriander notes that lead into lemon/lime like notes and finishes with citrus and flowers.” The can’s label is a neat old looking map … Continue reading Florida Cracker Belgian-Style White Ale (Cigar City Brewing)

Jai Alai India Pale Ale (Cigar City Brewing Company)

Style: Double India Pale Ale 7.5% ABV 70 IBU’s 10 SRM OG: 18° Plato From: Tampa, FL Brewer’s Note: “Jai Alai, a game native to the Basque region of Spain, is played on a court called a fronton. Jai Alai players attempt to catch a ball using a curved mitt whilst the ball travels at speeds up to 188mph! Proving they have a sense of humor the … Continue reading Jai Alai India Pale Ale (Cigar City Brewing Company)