Topic Archives: Cuvee

Posted in Beer News

Bison Organic Adds Hop Cuvée to Lineup

Described as California sunshine in a bottle, Bison Organic Brewing is pleased to announce the launch of their newest year-round beer, Hop Cuvée. Brewed with USDA Certified Organic simcoe, centennial, and citra hops, this sessionable IPA will be perfect for all your summer drinking. Expect to see it in bottles and on draft starting April 1 2013.

“The new and sexy selection of organic hops being made available has finally leveled the brewing playing field. My hop blend in Hop Cuvée will change every year, like a vintage, to reflect the best crops that our organic hop farmers have to offer.” Dan Del Grande, Bison’s Chief Hoperations Officer.

Style: Cuvée
Availability: 12oz bottles, draft
Arrival: April 1 2013

5.5% ABV 

Posted in New Releases, Southern Tier Brewing

Southern Tier Cuvee #3 Hits Shelves

This is the 3rd release in the “Cuvee” series from Southern Tier Brewing (Lakewood, NY).   It is a blend of Cuvee #1 & #2.  Cuvee #3 is a strong ale, with a deep flavor complexity.

From the brewery:

Ale Impressions:
Dark amber color, rich caramel malt flavor with noticeable bitterness.  Slightly sweet and roasty finish, with a mild hop aroma.

Oak Impressions:
Flavors of French and American oak imparting unique qualities present in series one and two.  Impressions of vanilla, toasted coconut and almond.

Style: American Strong Ale (oak aged)

Availability: 22oz bombers.  Boxed.  Retail $11 a bottle.

11% ABV