Second Self Brewing Company

Atlanta, Georgia

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Second Self Bleeding Heart, For Valentine’s Day

Second Self Bleeding Heart

Heartbroken? Just love chocolate? Second SelBleeding Heart Red Ale has you covered either way.

Cocoa and vanilla are the stars in Second Self Bleeding Heart, Inspired by southern-style red velvet cake. 2017 is the first time this beer has been canned.

Red malts and cocoa lend the beer a festive pink color, and the vanilla is the icing on top, rounding out each sip at the end of the taste. Co-founders Jason and Chris have been developing the recipe for over eight years.

Bleeding Heart is actuall part of series of “Hearts” series. Other releases have included:

  • Bitter Heart – Red Ale, extensively dry hopped. Extra hoppy, extra bitter. The real Valentine’s Day beer.
  • Wild Heart – Red Ale, gone sour.

Second Self Bleeding Heart is available in 12 ounce cans and draft through February, 2017.

Style: Amber Ale (w/ Cocoa, Vanilla.)
Availability: Draft Only
Latest Return: January, 2017

6.9% ABV, 27 IBUs

 

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Second Self Maverick & Gose hits cans. Sorry Goose.

Second Self Maverick & Gose can

Second Self Maverick & Gose is a new canned offering, coming May 1st.

The Atlanta based brewery has been using Toucan Mobile Canning service for their first can beers. Now the brewery has purchased a canning line, and will bring the operation in-house.

Second Self Maverick & Gose will be one of the first beers off that new line. A traditional gose brewed with fresh coriander, and a Top Gun theme.

…a traditional Gose includes fresh CORIANDER and DRY HOPPED with Wakatu hops to balance out the slightly TART and SALTY nature of this fun beer.

Second Self Maverick & Gose will be a 12 ounce can and draft offering, just in time for pool season.

Style: Gose (w/ Coriander)
Availability: 12oz Cans, Draft.
Release: 5/1/16

4.4% ABV, 8 IBUS

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Second Self Smoked IPA

Second Self Smoked IPA releases on August 1st, 2015.

Perfect for grilling season and designed to tap into the “7th taste” – smoke, balanced by the hoppiness of IPA.

Article will be updated closer to launch.

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Second Self Gose

Second Self Gose releases July 1st, 2015.

a refreshing beer made for the beach. Traditional Gose flavors: sea salt, coriander, tartness from natural lactic acid, and ginger for balance.

Article will be updated prior to launch.

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Second Self Xmas in July

Second Self Xmas in July. a “Christmas-style” Belgian beer designed for summer days. This light and citrusy brew is made with coriander, orange peel, cloves, ginger, and pink peppercorns.

Arrives July 1st, 2015.

Article will be updated prior to launch.

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Second Self Summer IPA Releases June 1st

Second Self Summer IPA

Second Self Summer IPA will expand the young brewery’s lineup on June 1st.

Part of a draft only seasonal series, Second Self Summer IPA will hit draft lines at Atlanta area Taco Macs starting June 1st. The rest of the city will see the release on July 1st.

This citrusy and hoppy summer seasonal uses a unique blend of hops for an IPA that’s light in body and highly aromatic, with a smooth, clean finish. Suggested pairings include wings, spicy foods, and grilled meats.

Style: IPA
Availability: Draft only
Release: 6/1/15

4.9% ABV, 69 IBUs

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Second Self Beer Launches Cans

Second Self Red Hop Rye Cans

Second Self Brewing (Atlanta, GA) will release their first package offering, cans, this week. The brewery opened in fall of 2014, and has been draft only until now.

Using Toucan Mobile Canning, Second Self is packaging Red Hop Rye, and Thai Wheat, both year round offerings. A quick review of the brewery descriptions of each:

  • Thai Wheat (5.1% ABV, 18 IBU) — a spicy American wheat beer brewed with fresh lemongrass and ginger.Suggested Pairings: fish, chicken, pork loin, grilled vegetables, sushi, and Asian cuisine. 
  • Red Hop Rye (7.3% ABV, 69 IBU) — a spicy rye mixed with citrusy hops, balanced by a malty backbone from American caramel & honey malts. This is a great example of an American hybrid of beer: a Red Rye IPA.

Second Self Thai Wheat will be available starting April 6th. Second Self Red Hop Rye cans arrive the following week, April 14th.

This article was updated to reflect Thai Wheat launching in cans on 4/6.