Beer is best close to home, so while visiting Florida one should enjoy beers brewed in the local market. Two Henrys Brewing is named for railroad tycoons Henry B. Plant and Henry M. Flagler, two men that had a big impact on the state of Florida. Like the folks the brewery is named for, Hop Tycoon Double IPA looks to be the tycoon of IPAs.
Bourbon barrel-aged imperial stouts are one of the most popular beer styles out there. Each year the release of these brews brings big excitement to craft beer fans as they check out how the unique profiles of each barrel change a beer from year to year. Without a doubt the most well known of these brews is Goose Island Bourbon County Brand Stout. Take a look at the upcoming 2016 release.
Craft brewers are always coming up with interesting combinations. Some work, while some are just weird. Fruit and veggies may be a combo your parents tried to get you to eat, but it’s also two of the most frequent worlds brewers turn to when looking for something to make their beer special. So why not have both? Two Henrys Roasted Jalapeño Blueberry Porter does just that. But does it work?
While the world of craft beer has been pushing the bounds of brewing further and further with new and crazy ingredients and techniques each week, some forget that more traditional styles can be awesome too. Pilsners, and lagers in general, don’t get a lot of respect from many craft beer drinkers. Many need to realize that pilsners can be a great, highly drinkable beer when they’re done right. Avery Brewing Joe’s Premium American Pilsner is a perfect example of that.
In a small Wisconsin town, just a couple minutes down the road from Madison, Tyranena has been brewing some of the best beers in the state for years. While great year-round brews like Bitter Woman IPA, Rocky’s Revenge, and Chief Black Hawk Porter are deliciously available any time, occasionally they have to let brewer/owner Rob blow off some steam. The Brewers Gone Wild series of beers features big, bold, and ballsy brews that delight. Hop Whore is your delicious little mistress from your favorite little cones.
The folks at Stone Brewing are no strangers hops. The wonderful hop has become a signature of many Stone brews and their anniversary beers have almost always showcased this lovely element of our favorite beverage. This years Stone Anniversary Ale is keeps with their tried and true formula of big beer with big hop profile. The Stone 18th Anniversary IPA once again delights hop lovers across the nation.