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Terrapin And BFM Collaborate & More

Terrapin Brewing (Athens, GA) travelled to Jura, Switzerland in February to collaborate with Brasserie Franches Montagnes.  (Actually, they were already on a European beer tour.)  In the cold of winter, the two breweries created a rye based barleywine.

The barleywine – “Spike & Jerome’s Ale” is actually derived from 20% rye, 80% malted barley.   Currently aging in rum barrels in Switzerland.  The beer will be imported by B. United mid June for tapping by the end of June.  bottles Mid-July.

Availability: 330ml swing top bottles BFM bottles (July). Draft (Late June).  Limited to 20 kegs, 300 cases of bottles.

10% ABV

Other Terrapin News:

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  • Reunion Beer 2011 with Shmaltz Brewing will be brewed in July
  • 4th Edition of Left Hand/Terrapin Midnight Project will be brewed this July also in Athens, GA. No style decided yet.
  • Side Project #16 – Flux Capacitor slated for winter 2011. A strong ale.  Target ABV 12.1% ABV (1.21 gigawatts!) 88.8 IBUs (Miles an hour!) and full of Biff “Tannins”
  • SP# 15 “Indiana Krunkles” is doing very well, on shelves and in bars now.