Spring has sprung…And brewers are addressing the warming season with a variety of interesting beers that you might want to chase down.
Spring Has Sprung (Fort Bragg, CA) – And North Coast Brewing is greeting the season with a special limited release. The perfect balance sweetness and acidity, North Coast Tart Cherry Berliner Weisse is a 4.1% ABV spontaneously soured beer that’s tempered with Michigan Montmorency cherries.
Mega Vega (Portland, OR) – Ecliptic Brewing has announced a new year-round IPA with an always evolving variety of hops that showcase experimental and never before used options. Conceived as an opportunity for Ecliptic’s brewers to stretch a little, Vega IPA is a 6.5% ABV ever-evolving India Pale Ale and its first iteration was dry-hopped with Cashmere and Strata.
Green Goods (Grand Rapids, MI) – Founders Brewing has returned a popular spring seasonal that they just couldn’t hold back. Subtly hopped and infused with watermelon and sea salt, Founders Green Zebra is a 4.6% ABV Gose-style ale with an uber-soft mouthfeel that finishes both sweet and tart.
Are You Lacking Control? (Stratford, CN) – Two Roads Brewing has a new year-round that can help you with that. Flamboyantly flavorful yet easy to drink, Two Roads Cruise Control is a classic 4.8% ABV Helles Lager with a subtle bitterness, a hint of sweetness and a crisp, clean finish.
A Transitioning IPA (Atlanta, GA) – With the weather finally warming up a bit in the South, Georgia’s Reformation Brewery is celebrating the seasons with the latest from its transiting Nolan The IPA Series. Available this spring everywhere Reformation Brewery beer is sold, Nolan The Wanderer #4 is the fourth iteration of the 7.2% ABV seasonal India Pale Ale.
Antisocial Tendencies (Sidney, MT) – Meadowlark Brewing has released the third installment from its popular Sipster Series of sessionable IPAs. Available in 220z bombers in Montana, North Dakota and Western, South Dakota Meadowlark Antisocial Media is a 5.5% ABV Brut India Pale Ale with HUGE overtones of citrus and tropical fruits.