Friday, July 31, 2015

Beer Journal #76: Witty, Bam Biere, Xingu, Rammer Jammer, Haymaker & More

Haymaker
Extra Pale Ale
Spoetzl Brewery
Shiner, TX

Label info:
4.5% ALC BY VOL
Brewer's Pride
Craft Brew No. 6
A little something special from the little brewery in Shiner
Every drop of Shiner is brewed in Shiner
Celebrate the Day--Make Hay
Drink. Refresh. Repeat. 

Ten Ninety
Imperial Porter
Ale Brewed with Cayenne and Pomegranate Juice
Ten Ninety Brewing Company
Zion, IL

Label facts:
10.8% ALC. BY VOL.
Craft beer transforms four simple ingredients into something great. At Ten Ninety, we further this transformation to produce refreshing yet complex and challenging beers from unique ingredients and processes. As we reach beyond traditional combinations of water, malted grain, hops, and yeast, we are unapologetically proud to say that we brew extraordinary small batch beers meant to be thoughtfully enjoyed. Simply put, Ten Ninety is CRAFT BEER ELEVATED.

Created in 18th century London, porters were some of the first mass-produced and consumed beers of the industrial revolution. Our porter is brewed with ample mild brown and de-bittered black malts, tart pomegranate juice, and finished with a touch of heat from cayenne pepper.

Enjoy at 50-55 degrees with gruyere, stilton, grilled rib eye, or smoked brisket.  

Rammer Jammer
Light Beer
Brewed and bottled by Minhas Craft Brewery, Monroe, WI
for
Rammer Jammer Beer Company
Birmington, AL

Label offerings:
4.2% ALC/VOL
"Never Been Nothin' But a Winner!"
Average analysis rated on 12 Fl. Oz serving size: Calories: 90, Carbohydrates: 3.5g, Protein: 0.73g, Fat: 0g
Please Recycle
www.rammerjammerbeerco.com 

Kentucky Old Fashioned Barrel Ale
Ale brewed with cherries and orange peel, aged in oak bourbon and bitters barrels
Alltech's Lexington Brewing Company
Lexington, KY

Label info:
ALC/VOL 10.0%
Visit www.kentuckyale.com for the story behind our brewery.

Xingu
Black Beer

Brewed and bottled in Brazil
Imported by Eurobrew Inc.
Ashland, MA
Witte
Wheat Ale
Ommegang Brewery
Cooperstown, NY

Label offerings:
5.2% ALC./VOL.
Wheat ale brewed with sweet orange peel, coriander
Traditional Belgian-style wheat ale, flavorful, soft and hazy.
Serve at 40 degrees F.
Ommegang ales are incomparable, yielding unique flavors and aromas, inspired by deep insight into Belgian brewing and infused with Ommegang's creative upstate NY spirit. Each ale offers perfect balance and pure drinking pleasure.
Witte showcases the Belgian talent for capturing the summer sun and the spirit of the wheat harvest in a full-flavored, yet delicate and intriguing ale, hazy, yellow topped by a huge, white, fluffy head. Pair with salads, appetizers, tangy BBQ, and picnic fare. Witte's sweet spiciness is also a natural for Tex-mex and Mexican food.
Part of the Duvel family of fine Belgian ales
Pour slowly so as not to disturb the yeast sediment, but with enough vigor to create a luxurious head and release the rich bouquet.
Visit us for daily tours of tastings
www.ommegang.com  

Bam Biere
Farmhouse Ale
Bottle Conditioned
Jolly Pumpkin Artisan Ales LLC
Dexter, MI

Label info:
alc. 4.5% by vol.
Distributed by our friends at Shelton Brothers.
This Delicious farmhouse ale is name for our Jack Russell, who struck by a car, bounced back in fine tenacious Jack Russell fashion, and is brewed for those of us who knocked down, have picked up, dusted off and carried on undaunted.
Golden, naturally cloudy, bottle conditioned and dry hopped for a perfectly refreshing balance of spicy malts, hops and yeast.
Please enjoy our beers in good health, and look both ways before crossing the street!
Cheers & Mahalo plenty!
www.jollypumpkin.com

Witty
Wheat Ale Brewed With Spices
Chameleon Brewing Co.
Glendale, WI

Label info:
4.5% ALC. BY VOL.

1 comment:

Cap Chastain said...

Amazing the art work in your photos Shaddy .. Just amazing .. Smiles ..