Sam Adams Ginger Beer looks to be in the Boston brewery’s future.
What was once a traditionally non-alcoholic brew has gained a good bit of popularity in the United States as an alcoholic beverage.
Recent industry releases in the ginger beer category include Not Your Father’s Ginger Ale, and Nashville brewed Wild Ginger.
While ginger beer may seem like a unique niche in the alcohol market, Boston Beer Company is no stranger to experimentation. In addition to their successful Boston Lager and various IPA’s, the brewery has made everything from mead to radlers as well as launched the Nitro Can Series. All on top of releasing one of the most expensive beers in the American market – Utopias.
Sam Adams Ginger Beer is slated to be a limited release. The brewery has not yet announced this offering.
Style: Ginger Beer
Availability: 12oz Bottles, Draft.
Sam Adams Oktoberfest is hitting shelves once again in 2016. The beer is one of the most popular in the United States.
Our vIn 1810, the Oktoberfest tradition was born when Munich celebrated the Crown Prince’s wedding with a special beer and 16 day party. Our version of this classic style blends hearty malts for a deep, smooth flavor with notes of caramel creating a brew that’s perfect for the season, or whatever you’re celebrating.
Sam Adams Oktoberfest is available in 12oz Bottles, cans, and draft, seasonally.
Hops: Tettnang Tettnanger, Hallertau Mittelfrueh
Malts: Samuel Adams two-row pale malt blend, Munich-10, Moravian, and Caramel 60
Availability: 12oz bottles, 12oz Cans, Draft.
Boston Beer Company, makers of what you know as Samuel Adams beer, have officially launched their first nitrogenated beer can offerings, nationally.
First up in the series is Sam Adams Nitro White Ale. Brewed with Citra hops, plus Grains of Paradise, orange peel, and coriander, 5.5% ABV.
There are two more nitro cans to be released in the upcoming months. February will see the release of Sam Adams Nitro IPA, brewed with six different hops including Zeus, Polaris, Galaxy, Amarillo, Centennial and Simcoe. 7.5% ABV
March release is Sam Adams Nitro Coffee Stout. Hopped with East Kent Goldings, the coffee laden beer finishes at 5.8% ABV.
All Samuel Adams Nitro Can offerings will be available in 16 ounce cans, 4 packs. Retail prices between $8.99 and $10.99.
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Samuel Adams Nitro White Ale aims to join the brewery’s upcoming Nitro can offerings.
The 15.2 ounce can features a nitrogen widget making the magic happen. Samuel Adams Nitro White Ale is a wheat ale brewed with spices. (Or, as the label says, Wheat ale brewed with spices and spice added.)
Samuel Adams Nitro White Ale joins Nitro Coffee Stout in these large format cans. The brewery has not yet announced this offering.
Style: White Ale (Nitrogen Pour)
Availability: 15.2oz cans