New this week, @greenbenchbrewing Sunshine City, in celebration of St. Petersburg, their beautifully sunny city, this IPA was designed to be a bright as the warmest summer day. Packed with hop flavor and aroma, they double dry hop this beer with equal parts of Mosaic, Citra and Azacca, for an intensely tropical profile reminiscent of tangerine, nectar, papaya, peach, kiwi, and pineapple.
New this week, @greenbenchbrewing Hermit Pale Ale, a sessionable, hop forward approach to the style that is a perfect match for a breezy St. Petersburg afternoon. Named for Silas Dent who lived a simple and happy life on Cabbage Key in a simple hut made of palm fronds, surrounded by mangroves and wildlife, who was nicknamed the “The Happy Hermit of Cabbage Key” by @life magazine.
New this week, @blakeshardciderco Fido, a hopped raspberry and grapefruit hard cider made in support of non-profits that pairs veterans and shelter animals.
Perfect for Holiday entertaining, @coelho_winery 2013 Paciência Estate Pinot Noir, with a 90 point score from @wine_spectator , it greets with a perfumed nose of rose petal, cassis and pie cherry. Once you take the first sip, flavors of red cherry and red apple come forward, followed by hints of grated nutmeg and cinnamon spice. This feminine wine offers an elegant balance of spice and acid to carry it through the finish.
New this week, @diskincider Bourbon Tart Cherry, with subtle aroma and notes of caramel and oak traditionally found in real Kentucky bourbon. These give way to the delicious taste of fresh tart cherry juice. The deep and bold reddish tonality of this cider further hints at the abundant antioxidant properties found in cherries.
Just tapped, @yazoobrew Cinnamon Milk Stout, a smooth easy drinking Milk Stout with a sweet, earthy spiciness that lights up the palate.
We just got in a ton of @beardediris , Roadmap, Side Chain, Shakedown, Offbeat, Impulse, and Back Talk!
New today, @tnbrewworks TENN No. 12 Imperial Porter, aged in @georgedickel No. 12 Barrels. A dark and rich Imperial Porter with layers of dark and bitter chocolate, roasted coffee, faint cinnamon and whisky characteristics leading into a medium to dry finish.
New today, @tailgatebrewery Imperial Peanut Butter Milk Stout, all the delicious flavor of their Peanut Butter Milk Stout, but with an added punch! More body, more chocolate and coffee malt flavors, and more peanut butter!
A fantastic deal! @undurragawines Estate Grown Pinot Noir and Carmenère for $6.99 a bottle! The Undurraga family owns over 2,000 acres of prime vineyards in Chile's foremost appellations, the Maipo and Colchagua Valleys. Since the beginning in 1885, the Undurraga tradition has taken hold, producing outstanding wines from some of the finest raw material on earth - grapes nurtured in the earth and sun of these fertile valleys.
New today, @twobrothersbrewingcompany Northwind, a Russian Imperial Stout with a firm, roasty maltiness balanced against a generous helping of hops, Northwind can stand up to the worst its namesake can dish out! Enjoy it by a roaring fire.
New today, @dogfishhead Pennsylvania Tuxedo, in collaboration with the outdoor clothing company @woolrich , it is a sessionable concoction with a grassy citrus kick complemented by the resinous conifer notes of fresh green spruce tips. They went into the forests of north-central Pennsylvania and Georgetown, Del., to pick fresh tips.
We just got in the 2017 vintage of Cabernet Sauvignon from @borneoffire , the 2016 scored a 96 point rating from @james.suckling on their first release. Sourced from a new proposed AVA in Washington called The Burn, composed of 90% Cabernet Sauvignon and 10% Malbec.
New this week, @sweetwaterbrew Festive Ale, a strong spiced ale with big complex flavors. Brewed only one day per year, this high octane 8.1% ABV brew has a sleighload of Centennial and Golding hops and is capped with a dose of cinnamon and nutmeg.
New this week, @garrsbeer Vanilla Red Porter, appearing as a standard porter, this beer glows dark ruby red in bright light. Brewed with rooibos tea, real vanilla beans, and lactose. A complex but very drinkable beer with tasting notes of chocolate, coffee, vanilla, berries, & fresh leaf tobacco. Great with anything seared, grilled, roasted, or sweet!
New this week, @maydaybrewery One L, a Brown Ale brewed with Munich, Brown, Aroma, and Caramel malts. Named for Michele aka @maydaymaydayitsaspidermonkey who lived her life as a 2 L Michele until she turned 16 and went to the DMV, and found out her name only had 1 L.
New today, @nashvillebrewing Bock, brewed with higher kilned malts and lightly hopped, this hearty Lager is perfect for the cooler months.
New today, @blackabbeybrew Krampus Nacht, a full bodied and malty, Bock that binds chocolate, bready and roasted malt flavors together with hints of raisins and stone fruit. German Saaz hops complete this Bock, making it the perfect companion for scary ghost stories and tales of the glories of Christmases long, long ago.