November is ON and American craft brewers are addressing the rapidly changing season with more exciting offerings you’re gonna want have around.
Tis’ Almost The Season (Paso Robles, CA) – The winter holidays are coming and Firestone Walker is addressing the inevitable with a seasonal take on its traditional nitro stout. Crafted Madagascar vanilla beans, whole-roasted coffee beans and cocoa nibs, all locally sourced, Firestone Mocha Dolce Nitro Stout is a 6% ABV fall/winter limited release with a rich, chocolaty character and mellow sweetness.
“We enhanced our classic nitro stout and took it to the next level,” said Brewmaster Matt Brynildson. “These are all amazing ingredients that work really well together. The result is a smooth, creamy beer that reminds you of your favorite latte.”
Capital Of Craft IPA Returns For SD Beer Week (San Diego, CA) – San Diego Beer Week (Nov 4-13) is a 10 day celebration honoring the nation’s finest craft brewers. And every year it features a special collaboration beer served on tap and in 16-ounce six-packs for a limited release run.
Brewed using Hana barley malts, which is a Czech heirloom variety that delivers complex Pilsner malt flavo,r 2022 Capital of Craft IPA is a 6.8% ABV India Pale Ale/Lager hybrid that features the collective efforts of eight of San Diego’s best brewers. This year’s edition was a collaboration between Pizza Port Brewing Company (host), BattleMage Brewing, Culver Beer, Fall Brewing, Mcilhenney Brewing, Mujeres Brew House, My Yard Live, and TapRoom Beer.
A Fashionable Beer Partnership Sours (Seattle, WA) – Filson, masters of outdoor apparel Filson, and Stillwater, nomadic brewing venture, have joined forces to celebrate Filson’s historic 125 years in business with a series of serious beers.
The second of five projected Filson x Stillwater collaborations is an historic German style that dates back to the 1000. Crafted using Kveik, a robust Nordic farmhouse yeast which produces unique citrus esters and pure Pacific Northwest-harvested sea salt to evoke elements of both land and sea, Filson Maritime Gose a 6% ABV Gose-Style Sour Wheat Ale with tart notes of citrus, pine, and fresh grass.