New Releases Uncategorized — 20 July 2017

21ST AMENDMENT

HELL OR HIGH WATERMELON, 4/6 packs

Like Lady Liberty, we stand for independence and perseverance. In the pursuit of innovative beer, there is no obstacle too great. No journey too long. No fruit too gigantic. This American wheat beer is brewed with real watermelon, for a flavor that’s surprisingly crisp, dry and refreshing—summer in a can. Hell or High Watermelon Wheat is our summer seasonal beer available from April through September in six pack cans and on draft. We start by brewing a classic American wheat beer, which undergoes a traditional secondary fermentation using fresh watermelon. A straw-colored, refreshing beer with a kiss of watermelon aroma and flavor. ABV: 4.9%

 

ALLAGASH

Émile, 6/12.7 packs

Émile is aged in foudres that once held Pineau des Charentes, a French aperitif made famous by the man whose name graces this beer’s label. We brew Émile with a blend of 2-row malt, local oats, local raw red wheat, Special B, and Midnight Wheat, then hop with Northern Brewer hops. Émile’s roasty, vinous flavor comes together after it’s been fermented with our house yeast, and then aged in the foudre with Lactobacillus and Pediococcus. The color of mature rosewood with ruby highlights, Émile carries the aroma of black currants and elderberries with hearty, earthy undertones. Notes of both dark chocolate and dates infuse the taste, making for a beer that’s part France, part Belgium, and all Maine. ABV: 7.2%

Uncommon Crow, 6/12 packs

This beer was inspired by the common American crow’s love for blackberries. Uncommon Crow’s aromas of dark chocolate and cherries bloom into big blackberry flavor and a slightly tart finish. We brew this beer with 2-row barley, Midnight wheat, raw wheat, and rye malt, before adding a blend of Perle, Glacier, and Simcoe hops. The beer is fermented exclusively with our house strain of local Brettanomyces yeast. After six months in a stainless tank we add local blackberries. Like its namesake, Uncommon Crow carries a dusky hue. Over the following five months, Uncommon Crow continues to ferment and develops its luscious, uncommon flavors. ABV: 7.1%

 

BEAR REPUBLIC

Hop Rod Rye, 1/6 kegs, 1/2 kegs, & 12/22 packs

A high gravity IPA brewed with 18% rye malt. Hop Rod Rye has a floral hop aroma and subtle caramel notes with a slightly earthy and spicy rye character. ABV: 8.0%

Hop Shovel, 1/6 kegs & 4/6 packs

Hop Shovel is dry, but with a soft and rounded mouthfeel achieved by using a high proportion of wheat and rye. Hop varieties Mosaic, Meridian, and Denali provide an abundance of flavor and aroma. ABV: 7.5%

Apex, 1/6 kegs & 4/6 packs

Apex: The Highest point, the culmination or climax. In racing, the apex of a turn is approached differently as conditions dictate, but always with a forward looking mindset. This beer is a culmination of years of brewing and drinking hop forward IPAs. We reserve the right to move forward, to advance the style to the next Apex. ABV: 8.25%

The Grizz, 1/6 kegs

This big brown ale was aged for 2 months in an oak foeder and incorporates a trifecta of sugars including our house made candi syrup. Wild and untamed, this full bodied beer starts out sweet and finishes with notes of clove and nutmeg. ABV: 10.8%

 

BRUERY

Summa Vitis, 12/25 packs

Here’s a beer that sums up summer in a sip. Summa Vitis is a refreshing combination of our tart wheat beer with the crisp, delicate character from white wine, imparted from brewing with Gewürztraminer grapes. This special recipe showcases both the spritzy, mineralic side of white wine and the funky, fruity notes of a racy Berliner Weisse-style beer, further accentuated from aging in oak foeders. We’re passionate about wine and beer. This is the total experience. ABV: 6.0%

Frucht Mango, 12/25 packs

Welcome to Frucht, our land of fruited Berliner Weisse-style beers. Known for a tart flavor profile and traditionally low ABV, our German-style wheat beer gains even more funky notes and natural earthy-woodiness from fermentation in one of our twin oak foeder vessels – the largest known to be fabricated in this country. Each installment in the series features a new fruit, or Frucht, if we’re Sprechen sie Deutsch. Each installment in the series will feature a new fruit, or Frucht, if we’re Sprechen sie Deutsch. This installment has mangoes added, which take the tropical and tart, juicy profile to all new refreshing levels. ABV: 4.5%

 

CIGAR CITY

Lager, 4/6C packs

Inspired by traditional German lagers, our Tampa-style Lager is brewed with German malted barley, Hallertauer hops and an authentic Bavarian lager yeast. We combine these ingredients to create a style that’s quite unique to our hometown of Tampa, Florida but will find admirers wherever a crisp, dry and flavorful lager is called for. Familiar to generations, it’s truly a beer that’s made for drinkin’. ABV: 4.5%

 

DESCENDANT CIDER

Pom Pomme, 6/25 packs

Pom Pomme is a delicious blend of apples, pomegranate and hibiscus flowers. It’s crisp, tart and refreshing. The pomegranate is used purely to balance the cider whilst not adding an overpowering fruit cider character. ABV: 6.5%

Dry, 6/25 packs

Dry has strong ripe apple aromas and bright acidity balanced with bittersweet tannin. It is medium body and bone dry. It also has bright appearance as a result of the aging process. ABV: 6.9%

 

DEMENTED

Gallows Hill, 6/4C packs

A beer as hazy as the nights sky in Salem. This take on the New England style IPA will have you wondering if we’re using magic. Like concocting a spell, we used a different combination of citrus hops and yeast to bring you into a realm that nobody has been to before. Stop by, hang out, and try this elixir. ABV: 7.0%

 

FOUNDERS

DKML, 1/4 kegs, 12/25 packs, & 6/4 packs

Here you have what could be the first malt liquor worthy of a glass. Typically a slighted style, we thought we would class it up with a stay in the wood and a healthy dose of dry-hopping. A huge hit of corn gives this one a smooth sweetness while its time spent aging in bourbon barrels will give you reason to share. Be warned: this one’s a pry-off, not a twist-off. ABV: 14.2%

Green Zebra, 1/4 kegs, 1/2 kegs, & 4/6C packs

Each year we brew a beer to benefit ArtPrize, the world’s largest art competition held annually in our hometown of Grand Rapids, MI. This year’s beer is Green Zebra. Subtly sour and a little sweet, this ale is a refreshing take on a nearly extinct German style, gose. Watermelon is the highlight of this lightly-hopped treat and gives it a hint of satisfying juiciness. The soft mouthfeel and dry finish comes courtesy of the addition of sea salt, a traditional gose ingredient. ABV: 4.6%

 

FUNK

Tumbleweed

An aromatic dank and juicy east coast pale ale exhibiting pungent pine, citrus, and a hint of earthy spice balanced by a slight malty character. ABV: 5.5%

 

KNEE DEEP

Citra Extra Pale Ale, 1/6 kegs

A single hop, west coast style American Pale Ale with intense hop flavor and aroma’s. This is a citrus bomb that has grapefruit and passion fruit aroma’s with citrus lime flavors. ABV: 7.0%

Hoptologist Double IPA, 1/6 kegs

Hoptologist Double India Pale Ale. An American Double India Pale Ale that packs a punch when it comes to hops. The aroma and flavors will give you citrus and pine with a slight malt sweetness that finishes dry. ABV: 9.0%

Break Bud, 1/6 kegs & 1/2 kegs

Old school meets new school in this fresh approach to the classic IPA.  At 50 IBU’s and 6.5% ABV, Breaking Bud features the restrained bitterness and alcohol of a classic IPA with newer tropical fruit hop flavors and aromas of Mosaic.  Also in the hop mix are Simcoe and CTZ, creating layers of mango, passion fruit, pine and dank.  A malt bill with a pinch of crystal malt and a hefty dose of flaked wheat keeps the beer crisp while adding flavor complexity. ABV: 6.5%

Lupulin River, 1/6 kegs

This Double IPA includes Mosaic and Simcoe hops, South American specialty malt, and tons of tastiness. Looks like liquid gold, smells like a bright tropical fruit pine forest, and tastes like all that and more. ABV: 8.0%

 

MAINE BEER COMPANY

Lunch, 1/6 kegs

Lunch is a special whale that has been spotted off the Maine coast since 1982. She has what looks like a bite taken out of her fin, which adds to her unique character. We dedicate this beer to her determination and persistence. Keep on swimming! ABV: 7.0%

MO, 1/6 kegs

Just after opening our brewery, working long nights, weekends, and still maintaining our day jobs, my brother Daniel (the brewer) had twins. Cheers to his courage and dedication to making better beer. ABV: 6.0%

 

MELOVINO

Dakota Clover, 6/500 packs

Special North Dakota clover honey mead fermented with chardonnay yeast. We were able to get our hands on a very limited supply of special clover blossom honey, which was truly deserving of a unique recipe. So we fermented it with an equally unique yeast that helps bring out delicate floral, pineapple, and buttery notes. It goes without saying, we would happily make this all clover again. ABV: 12%

The Pretender, 20L kegs

Low ABV, hopped draft mead, brewed like an IPA. ABV: 6.7%

Drops of Jupiter, 20L kegs

Details coming soon. ABV: %

 

ST. KILLIAN

Kronenbourg 1664, 2/12 packs

Kronenbourg 1664 is a lager with a noble history, characterized by its fine taste. Its golden hues and delicate bitterness come from selecting the best hops (the Strisselspalt), and the unique know-how of one of the French master brewers, for over 350 years. Strisselspalt is also named the caviar of hops by the expert master brewers around the world for its low bitterness and aromatic qualities. Its specific soil and culture technique requirements makes it rare and quite unique to the Alsace Region and Kronenbourg recipes. ABV: 5.0%

 

NEW HOLLAND

Ichabod, 4/6 packs

Ichabod combines malted barley and real pumpkin with cinnamon and nutmeg in a delicious and inviting brew. After dinner, try it with your favorite dessert. ABV: 4.5%

 

RIVER HORSE

Cherry Berliner, 1/6 kegs, 1/2 kegs, & 4/6 packs

Beginning as a traditional German-style Berliner Weisse, it is conditioned on sour cherries to provide hints of fruit flavors. This is a refreshing wheat ale with a slightly tart finish. ABV: 4.2%

 

SIXPOINT

This Must Be the Place, 50L bottles

Key Lime Kettle Sour brewed in collaboration with Asbury Park Brewery. ABV: 3.8%

 

TWO ROADS

Ok2berfest Marzen, 1/6 kegs & 6/4C packs

Released in early August in 16 oz cans and draft. Modeled after the classic “Marzenbier,” Oktoberfest style that was traditionally the beer served at the Munich Oktoberfest. It possesses a smooth, toasty malt profile with a crisp character of traditional German hops. ABV: 5.8%

Workers Stomp, 1/6 kegs & 12/16 packs

We have taken our Workers Comp saison and “stomped” all over it. Using a variant of our classic saison recipe and aging it in white wine barrels, this beer is the newest in our “Road Less Traveled” series. Majorly fruity and spicy with a hint of dry white wine notes. ABV: 7.5%

 

VON TRAPP

Bohemian Pilsner, 4/6 packs

The two time award-winning Bohemian Pilsner is the 2015 Silver medalist for both, the Great American Beer Festival, and the Great International Beer Festival. It has a Spicy, citrus peel botanicals combine with a dry, peppery finish to create a truly thirst-quenching lager. A beer that demands you take more than one sip. ABV: 5.4%

Golden Helles, 4/6 packs

From the German word for “Bright”, our golden lager displays a floral hop aroma with a bready malt balance. Traditional in style, Helles is brewed with pilsner malt to produce a dry, snappy finish while perle and tettnanger hops create a spicy, herbal hop aroma. The result is an incredibly clean yet complex lager. ABV: 4.9%

Vienna Style Lager, 4/6 packs

Named for the city that created the style, our amber lager is malt forward with a grassy, crackery hop aroma. A classic blend of German malts and hops develop lingering flavors of biscuit and caramel on the finish. ABV: 5.2%

Variety Pack, 2/12 packs

Variety pack includes all of the above, as well as Dunkel Lager – a creamy, toffee aromas balance the bitterness of Munich malts in our roasted brown lager. Although dark in color, Dunkel is medium in body and finishes dry and clean, resulting in a rich lager that can be enjoyed throughout the year. ABV: 5.7%

 

WANDERING AENGUS

Bloom Cider, 1/6 packs & 12/16 packs

Sweet and fruit forward with hints of tropical fruit. ABV: 6.5%

Wanderlust Cider, 12/16 packs

Semi-dry and tart with warm ginger tones.  ABV: 6.5%

 

ANTHEM CIDER

Anthem Cider, 4/6CN packs

Anthem Cider finished with a blend of Barlett, Bosc and D’Anjou pears from Hood River, Oregon for the first 7 batches. Ripe pear aromas with a smooth unripe green pear skin finish. ABV: 6.2%

Anthem Pear Cider, 4/6CN packs

A specialty blend of apple varieties from Oregon and Washington. The first 3 batches made from Newtown Pippin and Winesap from Heirloom Orchards in Hood River, Oregon. Apples we ferment will fluctuate seasonally and lend variations in Anthem’s flavor profile from batch to batch. The apple varieties used and their contribution to the flavor profile will be listed on our website and on each keg by the batch. ABV: 6.0%

 

 

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