Slumbrew Yankee Swap (Somerville Brewing Company)

Style: American Strong Ale aged in Rum Barrels with Dark Maple Syrup 12% ABV 27 IBU’s Bottled on: 11/08/13 From: Somerville, MA Brewer’s Note: “You could gift this bottle as a reflection of your fine craft beer taste, drink it now to ease your holiday tension or cellar for the long winter ahead./ For our first year of our Yankee Swap beer series, we selected … Continue reading Slumbrew Yankee Swap (Somerville Brewing Company)

Fallen Apple (Night Shift Brewing)

Style: Fruit Ale/ Golden Ale brewed with fresh MA apple cider, cinnamon, nutmeg, coriander, and allspice; aged in rum and brandy barrels 8.3% ABV Bottled on: 11/7/13 Batch #2 From: Everett, MA Brewer’s Notes: “A golden ale, warmed with holiday spices, fermented with the cider of autumn’s fresh apples. We poured it into oak barrels of rum and brandy, and aged it as the leaves … Continue reading Fallen Apple (Night Shift Brewing)