Christmas 2017

A week full of Events, Including Live Music, Spoonwood’s 7/11 Pizza Special, and A New Year’s Eve Beer Pairing Dinner!  

RYE DEMISE

Rye Pale Ale  ABV 5.5%  IBU 40 Fermentables: 2-row, Rye Hops: Columbus, Mosaic, Simcoe, Ekuanot Rye Demise is a bit of a moving target. Originally, we brewed it as an IPA. Last year, we dubbed it a pale ale, with a lower ABV and a restrained bitterness and hoppiness. This latest batch is still in that same mid-5% ABV range, …

EYES AGLOW

Eyes Aglow – Winter White (5.9%) [IBU 18] Fermentables: 2-row, Wheat, Flaked Oats, Honey, Apricot Hops/Spices: Centennial, Coriander, Nutmeg At its core, this beer is quite similar to White Hot Rage, our springtime Belgian-style witbier, which we spice with Habanero and white peppercorns. It’s a simple recipe, with plenty of malted wheat and oats laying the foundation for the estery …

BLITHE

Belgian Strong Golden ABV 8.8% 32 IBU Fermentables: 2-Row Pale, Pils, CaraPils, Candi Sugar Hops: Horizon, Styrian Celeia Our brewer’s favorite beer. A simple grain recipe fermented with a characterful Belgian yeast, balanced with elegant, fragrant hops. The yeast lends a ripe fruitiness with a hint of spice, and the alcohol and hops have a drying quality. Blithe is deceptively …

BRUNA

Belgian Porter   ABV 7.4%  IBU 30 Fermentables: 2-row, Munich, Chocolate Malt, Special B, Candi Syrup Hops: Cascade, Crystal One of our seven “original lineup” beers, and a brewer favorite. It’s fake news, as far as beer styles are concerned, landing somewhere between a Strong American Porter and a Belgian Trappist Dubbel. Bruna gets its defining character from a combination …