While we’ve gotten lucky this year weather-wise, we’ll be ready when it comes by warming up with these seasonal beer selections.
Rochester Mills SNOW DAZED – 2015
7.5% abv. – IBUs: 60 – Winter/Strong Ale
Bursting with bold flavors of rich malts and heaps of local Nugget (Bittering), Glacier (Flavor) & Bobek (Aroma)hops. Snow Dazed Winter Ale is brewed to be a strong, robust, bruiser of a beer with a refined intensity to stand up to a Mid-Western Winter. Snow Dazed was inspired by our annual event that began a when a group of loyal mug club members stepped out onto the Mills patio to embrace the Michigan weather with locally crafted brews. Because we drink beer outdoors all year here in Michigan. Cheers to them and this belly warming beer!
- Taste / Aroma: Complex, Balanced, Spice, Alcohol, Medium- to Full-Bodied
- Serving Temperature: Cool, 46-54° to Warm, 58-61°
- Glassware: Beer Snifter, Stemmed Tulip Glass
- Cheese Pairing Ideas: Asiago, Brick, Colby, Cheddar, Edam
- Food Pairing Ideas: Robust dishes are typically a good match Roast Turkey, Bread Pudding
Shock Top Twisted Pretzel Wheat
This new beer delivers the delicious taste and aroma of bakery-fresh pretzels in a Belgian-style, unfiltered wheat ale.
Shock Top has united the classic taste of a crisp, cold beer and warm, bakery-fresh pretzels in its newest brew, Shock Top Twisted Pretzel Wheat.
Perrin Hotbox Brown ABV 5.5% IBU10
Perrin Brewing took Hotbox Roasters’ finest beans and wove them into their cult classic Nut Brown Ale. The result is subtle hints of melted caramel and toffee, toasted almonds, light chocolate, and a fresh brewed coffee aroma. This
brew was born for shaking’, baking’, and day breaking!
This winter, IBUs start accumulating like snow in Colorado with our new
New Belgium ACCUMULATION WHITE IPA
Brewing a white IPA was not only a way to salute the white beauty falling from the sky, but a direct revolt to the longstanding tradition of brewing dark beers for winter. At least that’s what rebellious brewer Grady Hull likes to claim as he shovels in plenty of new hop varietals and a bit of wheat for a smooth mouthfeel.
Stack up a few cases of Accumulation White IPA to keep your long nights glowing blizzard white.
Goose Island Winter Ale
Layered with rich, nutty chocolate notes and malty, roasted caramel flavors, our brown ale gives you plenty to contemplate on long winter nights.
- Style: Winter Ale
- Alcohol by Volume: 5.3%
- International Bitterness Units: 25 IBU
- Color: Umber
- Hops: Fuggle
- Malts: 2-Row, Caramel-60, Wheat, Dark Chocolate, Victory
Territorial Junk In Your Trunkelweizen
Similar to a Hefeweizen but darker, Junk In The Trunkelweizen is a cloudy Bavarian wheat ale with notes of banana and clove.