The Wind (Lost Nation Brewing Company)

Style: Citra Dry-Hopped Gose w/Grapefruit 4.5% ABV From: Morristown, VT Brewery’s Note: “Introducing our latest bottled beer, The Wind. The Wind is our classic Gose dry hopped with Citra hops and grapefruit. Some of you may have had this beer in the past as a cask beer. Well we liked it so much that we figured out how to bottle it.” The beer pours a very pale and chalky … Continue reading The Wind (Lost Nation Brewing Company)

Gose (Lost Nation Brewing Company)

Style: Gose 4.5% ABV 8 IBU’s From: Morristown, VT Brewery’s Note: “A traditional German beer style that was all but extinct 30 years ago. An amazingly refreshing beer brewed with coriander and sea salt. The tart, dry finish combined with the hint of salt and citrus leaves your palate craving another sip.” The beer pours a bright golden color with a fat billowy head of tightly packed eggshell … Continue reading Gose (Lost Nation Brewing Company)

Table Beer (Mystic Brewery)

Style: Table Saison 4.3% ABV From: Chelsea, MA Brewer’s Note: “Mystic Table Beer traces its roots back to a time when water was never an option at the dining table.  Beer, often as low as 1.5% ABV, was the only drink served to slake the thirst. At 4.3% ABV, Mystic Table Beer is a slightly more potent table beer, but it retains its namesakes’ eminent … Continue reading Table Beer (Mystic Brewery)

Notch Left of the Dial (Notch Brewing Company)

Style: American Session IPA 4.3% ABV Calories: 140 Malt: Fawcett, Golden Promise, Caramalt, Oat Hops: Citra, Galaxy, Simcoe, Centennial Yeast: Ale Brewer’s Note: “But I am not naming it a Session IPA. It’s simply an IPA, because when I formulated the recipe, I wasn’t thinking of how I could dumb down a 6 – 7% ABV IPA. I thought about what I want in an … Continue reading Notch Left of the Dial (Notch Brewing Company)

Swing Session Saison (Victory Brewing Company)

Style: American Session Saison 4.5% ABV Malt: German malt, Rye, Oats, Wheat Hops: German and American Hops Spices: Peppercorns, Orange Peel, fresh Lemon Yeast: Belgian Saison Yeast From: Dowington, PA Brewer’s Note: “Swing. It’s a lively jazz rhythm, a vigorous sway, a change of view or even a roll in the proverbial hay. Now, it also means the welcome jolt of joy you’ll experience upon … Continue reading Swing Session Saison (Victory Brewing Company)

Notch Session Ale (Notch Brewing)

Style: American Session Pale Ale 4.5% ABV Malt: Pale, Crystal, Munich, Rye Hops: Falconers, Mt. Hood, Cascade Yeast: British Ale Bottled on 10/21/12 From: Ipswich, Massachusetts Brewer’s Note: “The American Session Ale. Pale copper color, firm malt body and a dry, hoppy finish. Notch Session Ale is well balanced, but in true American fashion the hop flavor is up front, and finishes dry, which begs … Continue reading Notch Session Ale (Notch Brewing)