Heather Ale (Cambridge Brewing Company)

Style: American Gruit brewed with Heather Flowers 5% ABV OG: 1.048 FG: 1.010 Malt: Scottish floor-malted barley Boil: fresh harvested Heather Flowers, Sweet Gale, Lavender Conditioning: fresh Heather, Yarrow Bottled on: August 2012 Batch #1 Brewer’s Notes: “From out of the darkness of pre-recorded history, Heather Ale is an altogether unique brew. Originally crafted by the inhabitants of coastal Northern Europe, Scandinavia, and the Northern … Continue reading Heather Ale (Cambridge Brewing Company)

Pumpkinhead (Shipyard Brewing Company)

Style: Pumpkin Ale 4.5% ABV OG: 1048 Hops: Hallertau, Willamette Malts: 2-Row British Pale Ale, Malted Wheat, Light Munich Yeast: Top-Fermenting English Brewer’s Note: “Shipyard Pumpkinhead Ale is crisp and refreshing wheat ale with delightful aromatics and subtle spiced flavor.” (Note: This bottle may be old. It was in a fridge, now it is in my stomach.  Take the review as you like) The beers … Continue reading Pumpkinhead (Shipyard Brewing Company)