Banana and ripe peach aromas give way to flavors of bubble gum, grapefruit rind, and, most distinctly, honeysuckle flowers, which are added to the brew
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The brightest win belonged to Alexandria's Port City Brewing Company, which was named Small Brewing Company of the Year.
Tuesday in Shaw.
The 5.1-percent-alcohol beer features 40 pounds of Cascade hops added to the brew kettle within hours of being picked from the vines at Organarchy Farm in Oldtown, Md.
They will hold a slew of events over the next two weeks across the District and as far away as Annapolis, Baltimore, and Frederick.
Spectre is an IPA fermented with Bluejacket’s house strain of Brettanomyces bruxellensis, a yeast known for the funky, earthy character it imparts.
The British-style old ale is a collaboration between Jack Rose Beer Director Nahem Simon and Devils Backbone Brewmaster Jason Oliver.
With 16 taps plus three casks, the location offers founder and executive brewer Bill Madden's craft ales and lagers, a few guest ciders and meads, and Mad Fox's house root beer.
This week is all about beer, beer, and more beer.
Like other light lagers, this 4.9-percent-alcohol, golden-hued brew is dry, refreshing, and easily quaffable.