Christmas Ale from Abita Brewing (Abita Springs, LA) rounds out the brewery’s year. Each year the recipe is just a little different, but always on the darker side of the spectrum. Christmas Ale was first brewed shortly after the brewery opened it’s doors in 1986.
Christmas Ale rounds out our calendar. Generally, this beer is a dark ale, however, the recipe changes each year, offering a unique product crafted with special care. Enjoy your holidays with Abita Christmas Ale. The spicy character is excellent with traditional holiday foods such as gingerbread or spiced nuts. Try some Blue cheese or a creamy Camembert with a Christmas Ale.
Style: American Brown Ale
Taste Expectations: 2010 edition brings hops and spices first. Spices are “Christmasy” with hints of nutmeg. Nutty also.
Availability: 12oz/6pks. Draft. Nov-Dec, Seasonally.