Valentine’s Day is here, and if you don’t have a gift for that special person in your life yet, you need get on that NOW. But if you’re thinking craft beer you just got a reprieve, because we’ve five finely-crafted romantic suggestions that are guaranteed to bail your sorry ass out…
Rogue Double Chocolate Stout
Rogue Ales has returned a classic that they brew every year with Valentine’s Day in mind and for many it’s become a holiday staple.
Dark, viscous and bursting with cocoa, Rogue Double Chocolate Stout is a 9% ABV Imperial Stout with a rich, creamy head that’s hardcore in its commitment to chocolate!
Boulevard Jam Band Berry Ale
Not everyone enjoys their beers ‘beery’ and Boulevard Brewing has a new year-round offering that might work for your valentine.
Boulevard Jam Band Berry Ale is a 5.9% ABV slightly tart ale that’s fueled on the harmonic convergence of blueberry, raspberry and tart cherry flavors.
Evil Twin I Love You With My Stout
Evil Twin’s Jeppe Jarnit-Bjergsø describes his sensual 12% ABV Imperial Stout like a poet… “This stout is like a metaphor for freedom – the sum of all the beauty that surrounds me and my perfect contemporary existence.”
Be sure to have that bit of Evil Twin poetry written on your hand, because it needs to be part of your Valentine’s Day gift presentation!
Sexual Chocolate Imperial Stout
Foothills Brewing is home to many great beers, but few generate the level of crazed frenzy that this very Valentine’s Day-friendly, late-winter seasonal does.
From its uber-sensual label art, down to its opulent cocoa-infused essence, Foothills Sexual Chocolate is an HUGE 9.6% ABV Imperial Stout with a big chocolate aroma that gives way to a cascade of sweet toffee, molasses and dark fruit tones.
Lakewood Raspberry Temptress
Lakewood Brewing has a whole lineup of Temptress Imperial Milk Stout variations, all part of popular Seduction Series. But for Valentine’s Day one in particular comes to mind.
Available annually only in January and February, Raspberry Temptress is a decadent 9.1% ABV Imperial Milk Stout blended with tart Oregon raspberries. So what’s not to love?