Holiday Beers | WYPR

Holiday Beers

Dec 12, 2018

Credit Anchor Brewing Company

This is the time of year when the breweries trot out their most special beers.  And nobody follows them closer than Hugh Sisson. Click the links to purchase Cellar Notes recommendations at Kenilworth Wine & Spirits.

The Beers

Price key:  $=less than $20  $$= $20-40   $$$=$40-60  $$$$=above $60

Quality key:  * = decent wine   ** = very good wine   *** = superb wine   ****= elite

VALUE = exceptional quality for the money

Heavy Seas Winter Storm *** $ Extra Special Bitter style

Heavy Seas Schnee Boot **1/2  $ Eisbock style, concentrated

Sam Adams Winter Lager **1/2 Spicy bock style

Great Divide Hibernation Ale ** $  English old ale style

Southern Tier Old Man Winter *** $  Malty, hoppy intense

Sierra Nevada Celebration Ale *** $  The classic, big aromatics

N’ice Chouffe **1/2 $  Spice and herbs, Belgian Dark style

St. Bernardus Christmas Ale *** $$   Spicy, sour deep brown ale

Anchor Christmas Ale The original, subdued spice, malty full ale

Troeg’s Mad Elf  **1/2 $  Powerful, mind-blowing

All of these wines can be purchased at Kenilworth Wine and Spirits.

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