These are no longer normal times…So why not drink something serious?
A National Mustard Day Beer (Hunt Valley, MD) – America’s leading mustard brand French’s has partnered with Oskar Blues and crafted what has to be the world’ first mustard beer. . Brewed with French’s Classic Yellow® and launching on August 1, National Mustard Day, French’s Mustard Beer is a 5.2% ABV Tropical Wheat Ale with tart hints of lemon, lime tangerine and passion fruit and the spicy zip of mustard.
“We’re stoked on bold flavors at Oskar Blues Brewery and we never shy away from a challenge,” said Oskar Blues Head Brewer, Juice Drapeau. “With French’s Mustard Beer we elevated the Classic Yellow Mustard flavor to create a tropical wheat ale I’d pair with a loaded hot dog on the hottest day of the year.”
Great Lakes Makes A Haze Play (Cleveland, OH) – Great Lakes Brewing has a new addition to its year-round portfolio that was inspired by Ohio’s deep roster of trailblazing astronauts and the growing Hazy IPA phenomenon. Developed and nurtured on GLBC’s 2-barrel Pilot System, Great Lakes Hazecraft IPA is a 6.7% ABV India Pale Ale brewed with a savvy blend of Azacca, Lemondrop, and Simcoe hops that deliver big juicy notes and tropical aromas.
A Classic Returns (Bend, OR) – After a 4 year hiatus, Deschutes Brewing is returning a fan favorite that was proudly named after a favorite mountain bike race in the brewery’s hometown of Bend, Oregon. An amalgamation of styles, a hopped up Belgian-style Witbier brewed with orange peel and coriander, as well as the traditional IPA, Deschutes Chainbreaker is a 5.2% ABV White India Pale Ale that’s been on the bench way to long.
An Icelandic Pils That’s Chill (Akureyri, Iceland) – Iceland’s Einstök Beer Company has a new seasonal lager that’s available now for a limited time. A unique blend of Icelandic Juniper berries and a dash of lime, combined with Noble hops and Munich malt, Einstök Lime and Juniper Pilsner is a crisp 4.8% ABV lager that evokes the classic flavors of a gin & tonic cocktail.