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Schlafly Double Bean Blonde, with coffee & chocolate

Schlafly Double Bean Blonde

Schlafly Double Bean Blonde is now available from the Saint Louis, Missouri based brewery.

This new specialty release takes a blonde ale and resting it on cocoa nibs from Ghana. In the final stages of brewing, the beer is infused with cold coffee. The result is beer nice a pleasant chocolate favor, and strong coffee nose.

“The golden ale really acts as a canvas on which the coffee and chocolate flavors can perform. We’re excited to have the opportunity to take risks with our beer, especially when we have access to such great partners like Kaldi’s Coffee. – Steven Hale, Schlafly brewer”

Schlafly Double Bean Blonde is available in 12 ounce bottles and draft for a limited time.

Style: Blonde Ale (w/ Coffee, Chocolate.)
Hops: Marynka
Malts: Carapils, Pale

Availability: 12oz Bottles, Draft
Release: Mid-March, 2016

6.3% ABV, 25 IBUs

Image: Spencer Pernikoff

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Schlafly The Eleventh Labor, an apricot sour

Schlafly 11th Labor

Schlafly The Eleventh Labor is the second addition to the brewery’s Ibex Series. The ibex, a wild goat, can be traced back to the village seal of Steinhof, where brewery founder Tom Schlafly’s great grandfather was born.

The second addition, Schlafly The Eleventh Labor, is soured with the brewery’s house sour yeast culture, and bolstered with 62 pounds of apricots.

“The Ibex Series is a celebration of our foundation at Schlafly Beer to utilize high quality ingredients and consistently challenge our brewing team to deliver a superior product,” Schlafly Brewer Augie Altenbaumer. “With the Eleventh Labor, every element from the label to the packaging of the kegs exemplifies the craftsmanship of our Ibex beers.”

Schlafly The Eleventh Labor is available in 750 milliliter bottles, hand waxed, for an estimated retail price of $20 dollars.

Style: Berliner Weisse (w/ Apricots)
Availability: 750ml Bottles, Draft. Limited Release.
Distribution: Where Schlafly is currently distributed

Release: November, 2015

4.2% ABV

Ed Note: Updated the style per the brewer’s request

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It’s Schlafly Pumpkin Release Day

Schlafly Pumpkin 2013

 It’s release day for Schlafly’s (St. Louis) Pumpkin Ale.

The seasonal release is seen leaving the brewery on the pallets above.  Schlafly Pumpkin uses pumpkin squash and spices to create this fall offering.

Style: Pumpkin Beer
Hops: Marynka (PL)
Malts: Pale, Crystal, Munich, Wheat, Chocolate
Yeast: Ale

Availability: 12oz bottles, Draft. Aug – Oct

8% ABV

pic via @Schlafly 

 

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Schlafly IPA Gets Canned

Schlafly American Brown Ale is already being canned, but today their IPA joined in. This lovely session IPA was canned for the first time ever today and will be available year-round throughout their distribution footprint.

Style: IPA
Availablity: 12oz cans, draft
Arrival: coming soon

4.5% ABV 

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You Can Own The Only Bottle Of Schlafly Titanium

On April Fool’s Day, Schlafly released a “joke” video about the making of Schlafly Titanium (an obvious play on Bud Light Platinum.)  A beer so rare, there’s only one.  Now you have a shot at this ultra rare gem – or at least the empty bottle from the video.  The auction (already up to $350 dollars)  is for the empty collectors item, a $50 dollar gift certificate for the Tap Room or Bottleworks, a VIP tour (up to 10 peeps) and 2 tickets to the Repeal Of Prohibition Festival.    The proceeds from the auction will be donated to The Gateway Chapter of The Leukemia And Lymphoma Society.  [Ebay]

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