Jay’s Pick: Rodenbach Grand Cru

Rodenbach Grand Cru

Rodenbach Grand Cru ABV: 6% IBU: N/A RODENBACH Grand Cru is a blend of 1/3 young beer and 2/3 old beer matured in oak barrels for 2 years. The result is a complex beer with lots of wood and esters, vinous and with a very long finish just like a grand cru wine. Michael Jackson […]

Jay’s Pick: Maine Beer Co Mean Old Tom


Maine Beer Co. Mean Old Tom ABV: 6.5%  IBU: N/A Our American-style stout aged on organic vanilla beans.  Intense notes of coffee and dark chocolate lead way to subtle notes of natural vanilla.  Flaked oats generate a silky mouthfeel. (courtesy of Main Beer Company)  

Jay’s Pick: The Bruery Sour in the Rye


The Bruery Sour in the Rye ABV: 8.7% IBU: N/A We brewed this ale with around 40% rye as a base malt and let our sour yeast and bacteria eat away at it in oak barrels for over a year creating a sour ale with a complex character of rye spice, oak and a subtle […]

Jay’s Pick: Sculpin IPA


Ballast Point Sculpin IPA ABV: 7% IBU: 70 “One of the best IPAs I’ve ever had” – Irving.  That’s all you need to know.

Jay’s Pick: Sixpoint Apollo


Sixpoint Apollo ABV: 5.2%   IBU: 11 The unmistakable flavor of a Bavarian Wheat, but with a clear golden brilliance and a Sixpoint twist. An entirely unique canned offering for the sun-worshipping ale lovers. (courtesy of sixpoint.com)

Jay’s Pick: Stone Espresso Imperial Russian Stout


Stone Espresso Imperial Russian Stout ABV: 10.6%  IBU: 60 Like the classic version, this (Stone Espresso) Odd Year edition was brewed in the authentic, historical style of an imperial Russian stout, but with the addition of several hundred pounds of espresso beans from our friends at Ryan Bros. Coffee. Layers of flavor and complexity augment […]

Jay’s Pick: Founders Doom Imperial IPA

Founders Doom IPA

Founders Doom Imperial IPA ABV: 10%  IBU: N/A “Doom is one of those beers that we’ve talked about releasing ever since we started the Backstage Series,” says Co-Founder and Vice President of Brand & Education Dave Engbers. “It’s hop heavy. It’s barrel-aged. It’s unapologetic. It’s the definition of a Founders beer.” (courtesy of foundersbrewing.com)  

Jay’s Pick: Sixpoint Resin

Sixpoint Resin

Sixpoint Resin ABV: 9.1%  IBU: 103 “Whatever flames upon the night. Man’s own resinous heart has fed. A beer that celebrates the extraction of hop resin for a concentrated yet balanced brew.” (courtesy of sixpoint.com)

Port Brewing Old Viscosity Ale

Port Brewing Old Viscosity

Port Brewing Old Viscosity Ale ABV: 10.5%  IBU: N/A Code named by our brewers-”The Big Black Nasty,” this is monstrous dark ale is brewed to no particular style. Thick and sludgy like oil from the crankcase of a wheat threshing combine, Old Viscosity blurs the boundaries of Porter, Stout, Old Ale and Barleywines… (Old Viscosity) yields […]

Ommegang Game of Thrones Iron Throne

Ommegang Game Of Thrones Iron Throne

Ommegang Game of Thrones Iron Throne ABV: 6.5%  IBU: N/A  Iron Throne is a blonde ale at 6.5% ABV and brewed with a robust amount of pils, honey malt, aroma malts and red wheat. Gentle hopping includes Styrian Golding and Hallertau Spalter Select, appropriately noble hops. Spiced with grains of paradise and lemon peel. Hue […]