“Tropical” is very much in style right now. Tropical hops like Mosaic, Galaxy, and Citra. Tropical flavors like mango, papaya and pineapple. Atlanta’s biggest craft brewery is already on the map with year-round IPA. Like we just said, tropical is hot right now. Time for SweetWater TripleTail.
This is SweetWater’s “tropical” approach their hefty hoppy lineup. The brewery hasn’t disclosed the hops that make this one “troppy” but you can surely expect something dank and juicy.
A tropical approach to the IPA style – TripleTail weaves juicy and bodacious hops with notes of papaya, pineapple and passionfruit into this lush hop-forward IPA, creating a mouthwatering vacation for your senses. At 5.5% ABV, you can lean back assured it will refresh you from sun up to sun down.
SweetWater TripleTail will be a 12 ounce bottle and draft release. The brewery has not announced this offering.
Availability: 12oz Bottles, Draft.
SweetWater Hash Session IPA launched in February this year. The popular was nearly instantaneou. The fan love has prompted the brewery to make it a year-round offering.
Today the brewery is launching 15-packs of Hash Session, headed for retailers next week. For those times with a 12-pack just won’t due. The low alcohol by volume India pale ale features Amarillo hops hash, good for all day drinking.
READ: SweetWater retires Hash Session.
Even though Hash Session is going away, SweetWater Hash Brown is back on shelves again for fall, 2016. The base beer is a brown ale brewed using the hash blend.
Cooling out on the dock, jamming tunes and popping tops, wait for da rod to bend. Gist of the grist is mellow at 4.2%, laying down the base to showcase the blazin’ Amarillo hop hash sunset.
SweetWater Hash Session iPA is now available in 12 ounce bottles, cans, and draft, year-round
Hops: Amarillo, Bravo
Availability: 12oz Bottles, 12oz Cans, Draft.
Release: February, 2016 (Year-round)
As 2012 is slowly coming to an end, we all deserve a happy ending to a long year. As part of the brewery’s Catch and Release seasonal lineup of brews, SweetWater Brewing is proud to announce that Happy Ending returns just in time for the end of the year, or world, depending who you believe.
“The Imperial Stout is brewed with Centennial and Willamette hops, and finished off with a dry-hop addition of Cascade and Simcoe hops. Measuring out to a whopping 9% ABV, the award-winning beer is a true dry-hopped stiffy with an explosive finish.”
Happy Ending will hit shelves in 6 packs and 22-ounce hand-waxed bombers, and on draft in select locations by the end of the year.
Style: Imperial Stout
Availability: 12oz bottles, 22oz bottles, Draft
Arrival: Before Dec 31st, 2012
Just watch. Preferably with a Festive in hand.
A pilsner fits spring time, especially in the south. (Dude, it’s freaking hot.) Road Trip is made with a blend of European and American hops, and malts. The twist? Road Trip is fermented at warmer temperatures, enhancing the flavor.
Hops: Cascade, Sterling, US Golding
Malts: Pilsner, Vienna Malt
Availability: 12 oz bottles, Draft. March – May
In the spirit of road trip…
The 2012 Edition of SweetWater Brewing’s Happy Ending has arrived. This is how the brewery “caps” off it’s year. This is the 2nd release of the the waxed capped bombers. Part of SW’s Catch & Release Program.
This award-winning (Silver Medal Winner at the World Beer Cup) Imperial Stout offers a robust blanket of roast, chocolate, coffee, plums and raisins that will sink into your taste buds. An explosive burst of citrus hops complement the warm rich flavors and will send you over the top.
From the bottle – Figure this one out!
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Style: Russian Imperial Stout
Hops: Willamette, Cascade (dry hops)
Taste Expectations: Roast, chocolate, coffee, plums & raisins. Citrus hops compliment the roasty flavors. Lots of hops.
Availability: 22oz Waxed Bombers. 12oz/6pks. Draft. December-March, seasonally.
Cellar: Yes! Really well
12oz Bottle Artwork
Leaf Season — Silver medal winner “08 & 09 Great American Beer Festival! Our titillating version of an ESB. Dry Hopped for a face full of flavor.
Hops: Cascade, Sterling, US Golding, Cascade (Dry hopped)
Malts: 2 Row, Carapils, Vienna Malt, 70/80, 13/17, 40L
Availability: 12oz bottles, Draft. Fall seasonal.