Saint Arnold has released a series of beer centric bratwursts, made with two of the brewery’s offerings.
Saint Arnold’s Executive Chef Ryan Savole teamed up with Kansas City’s Smithfield-Farmland (the largest pork supplier in the U.S.)
The result – Amber Ale and Santo Brats. You can find Saint Arnold Beer Brats at HEB and Central Market stores throughout Texas.
Brew Hub Key Billy Island Ale is the first offering from the newly founded partner brewing collaborative. Brew Hub, from their own description, breaks down like this -
Partner brewing is a process that allows craft brewers to not only brew their beer to the exact specifications under the supervision of their own Brewmaster, but also to package and distribute from the Brew Hub brewery and make their beer available for export to national and international markets.
Brew Hub Key Billy Island Ale is a light amber ale, brewed with key lime juice. created by home brewer Pat Kennedy from Islamorada, Florida. The recipe is brewed at the Lakeland, Florida Brew Hub, for distribution in south Florida.
Style: Amber Ale (w/ Key Lime Juice)
Availability: 12oz Cans, Draft.
4 Hands Brewing (St. Louis, MO) has released their popular Chocolate Milk Stout in 12oz cans. Think of your chocolate milk when you were growing up. But boozy. Adulthood has its privileges.
Our Chocolate Milk Stout pours black as the night sky with aromas of dark chocolate, chocolate malt, and more chocolate. With a firm tan head and a rich velvety mouthfeel our Chocolate Milk Stout is a perfect complement to the change of seasons.
4 Hands Chocolate Milk Stout is available in 22oz bottles, 12oz cans, and draft.
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Three Taverns Craft Brewery (Decatur, GA) advances their new Imaginarium Project at the brewery this weekend. The project is designed to unleash the creative energies and imaginations of the brewery’s five employees.
This weekend’s release features Theophan the Recluse infused with serrano peppers, cocoa nibs, vanilla bean + cinnamon sticks. These unique offerings could be future full scale releases by Three Taverns.
Image via Three Taverns
Burnt Hickory Ezekiel’s Wheel Pale Ale has been bottled. It will be the third, large scale bottle release after completing a large brewhouse expansion. Cannon Dragger and Big Shanty bottles just hit shelves this week.
As our flagship ale, Zeke (thatʼs what we can it), is a text book example of the word “Bad Ass”. A grainy malty yet wonderfully hoppy ale. Loud and mysterious, Zeke is a wheel that is well rounded and perfect for any drinking conspiracy.
Burnt Hickory Ezekiel’s Wheel is a year round offering by the brewery, now shipping in 22oz bottles, and draft.
Style: Pale Ale
Availability: 22oz, Draft
Arrival: Late January, 2015 (Bottles)
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Innis & Gunn (Edinburgh, Scotland) has released Irish Whiskey Aged stateside ahead of St. Patrick’s Day. This seasonal is a stout, aged on Irish whiskey soaked oak chips.
“Ireland is known throughout the world for producing great stouts and Scotland is famed for its whisky,” saysInnis & Gunn founder and master brewer, Dougal Sharp. “In making Irish Whiskey Aged, we’ve taken the best of each and produced a Stout made uniquely from Scottish malts, which we then mature over Irish whiskey-infused oak. The chocolate malt and roasted barley both give a real depth of flavor to this brew and the Super Styrian hops add an earthy, balancing sweetness.”
Innis & Gunn Irish Whiskey Aged is available in 11.2oz bottles and draft for a limited time.
Availability: 11.2oz Bottles, Draft. Seasonal release.
For the first time in AleSmith Brewing Company’s (San Diego, CA) history, the brewery has released 12oz bottles and 6 packs.
The beer is Alesmith San Diego .394 Pale Ale, a collaboration with the late baseball great, Tony Gwynn. The brewery and the Gwynn family are excited to unveil the packaging in conjunction with San Diego Beer Week.
The name “394” (.394) references the highest single-season batting average Gwynn set back in 1994. Ready to be released at the June 6th Padres Beerfest, San Diego Pale Ale 394 will reflect the commitment to excellence shared by the legendary Tony Gwynn and the AleSmith team.
Tony Gwynn Jr. and family will honor Mr. Tony Gwynn in the Alesmith tap room on November 16th. Only 119 packs will be available for the “pre-launch” release, with more to ship out soon after.
Style: Pale Ale
Availability: Draft, 12oz bottles (New)
Update 1/19: More 6 packs available in the tap room.