Our first beer out of our new brewery is an homage to its former life as a toaster pastry factory. Biscuit malts give the beer a slightly nutty, crust-like flavor, while pale and dark Crystal malts create the mouthfeel and flavors reminiscent of strawberry jam. Calypso and other experimental hops give this ruby ale a […]
Grain Bill Archives: Dark Crystal
Balanced between a West Coast style pale and amber ale with just enough malt sweetness to highlight a flurry of hop aroma and flavor.
How could we hope to top last year’s Jewbelation Sweet 16 with its cupcakes, unicorns, & Satan’s Ferrari birthday cake? A massive challenge. So for Year 17, we threw in a whole new dimension to our shtick – we built our very own brewery! After 17 years of contract brewing, our first Shmaltz Clifton Park […]
A complex yet smooth blend of bold dark malts revealing hints of chocolate, coffee and toffee paired with a lovely hop character.
In Jewish tradition, pomegranates symbolize righteousness, with seed said to number 613, the total commandments in Torah. In Deut. 8:8, pomegranates, barely and wheat prove the bounty of the Land of Milk and Honey. The calyx atop the fruit inspired the original Jewish crown. One Persian here of myth consumed a pomegranate and became invincible. […]
Our Anniversary 18 is a traditional Baltic Porter featuring complex, multi-layered flavors and aromas with American oak taking center stage. Notice notes of caramel, chocolate, dark fruits, toffee, and vanilla with a hint of smokiness in this smooth, full bodied lager. Pop a bottle, and savor this historic style, with deep ruby hues, harkening from […]