Tarnation California-Style Lager (Baxter Brewing Company)

Style: California Common/Steam Beer 5.3% ABV From: Lewiston, ME Brewery’s Note: “Brewed in a style born in 19th-century California, Tarnation is Baxter Brewing’s first lager. American crystal malts provide light toast and caramel notes along with the beer’s rich amber hue, while Munich malt supplies Tarnation’s malty body. The complex malt notes balance the ample bitterness of American Northern Brewer hops (the signature hop for this style) giving … Continue reading Tarnation California-Style Lager (Baxter Brewing Company)

Brother Adam’s Honey Bragget Ale (Atlantic Brewing Company)

Style: Braggot ABV: 10.5% Hops: Pilgrim, Wye Goldings Malts: Pale, Black, Munich Yeast: Nottingham, Champagne Brewer’s Note: “Our bragget is named for Brother Adams, a monk from Buckfast Abbey who is credited with saving the bee industry. Braggets were virtually extinct as a style when we decided to try out our recipe. This type of ale was traditionally brewed in Wales where honey was used to increase the fermentable … Continue reading Brother Adam’s Honey Bragget Ale (Atlantic Brewing Company)