Craft Beer Selection (Page 2)

Cigar City Jai AlaiJai-Alai IPA by Cigar City Brewing (Florida)

This award winning, highly rated Brew is one of Cigar City Brewing’s cornerstone beers. Jai Alai pours a nice copper color in the glass, as it builds a nice big creamy white head. The aromas are awesome as you get big floral citrus with tropical fruit notes, such as mango, pineapple, grapefruit and tangerine. The flavor is balanced perfectly with the malt’s slight caramel sweetness to round-out all the bright fruit to create a perfect IPA experience.

Alcohol by Volume (ABV): 7.5%
Rate Beer Rating: 99/100
Beer Advocate Rating: 95/100

Florida Beer Company Key West Sunset AleKey West Sunset Ale by Florida Beer Company (Florida)

An Amber Ale with tropical flavor. Pale and caramel malts blended with hops create a crisp and refreshing taste.

Alcohol by Volume (ABV): 4.8%

Florida Beer Company Key West Sunset Ale can be found in the Beach Beer Gift Basket.

Keybilly Island Ale

Keybilly Island Ale by BrewHub (Florida)

The perfect taste of Florida in a can! Slight hints of lime and coconut offer a very refreshing and flavorful ale.

ABV: 5.4%

Landshark LagerLandshark Lager by Margaritaville Brewing Company (Missouri)

This light-bodied lager pours a clear amber into the glass, as it builds a medium creamy white head. The aromas are of lemon grass, malt cereal and a slight scent of hay. The slightly lemony flavor profile, light body and 4.7% ABV of this brew, makes this a very favorable beer on a hot summer day on the Island or just relaxing with a few after mowing the lawn!

Alcohol by Volume (ABV): 4.7%

Margaritaville Landshark can be found in the Beach Beer Gift Basket.

La TrappeLa Trappe Quadrupel Trappist Ale (Netherlands)

Quadrupel is La Trappe’s heaviest ale with a stunning amber color. Brewed in the Netherlands, it’s warm and intense flavor is rich and finely balanced. Malty sweet, slightly burnt, and pleasantly bitter with a sweet aftertaste. This Quadrupel continues to ferment after bottling and offers aromas of banana, almond, vanilla and others.

Alcohol by Volume (ABV): 10%
Beer Advocate Rating- 93/100
Rate Beer Rating- 99/100

La Trappe Quadrupel Trappist Ale can be found in the World Class Belgian Beer Gift Basket.

Anchor Liberty AleLiberty Ale by Anchor Brewing Company (California)

This little gem of an Ale was the first to start the Craft Beer revolution! It has been brewed since 1975, by Anchor Brewing’s founder, Fritz Maytag. This beer pours a clear golden color in the glass as it builds a nice frothy medium white head. The aromas are of floral citrus fruit such as grapefruit and orange. This is followed by sweet malts that balance out the bouquet. This brew is an Ale that wants to be a subtle IPA! This was the early flavor blueprint for the West Coast IPA style. Very nice!

Alcohol by Volume (ABV): 5.9%
Rate Beer Rating: 95/100
Beer Advocate Rating: 87/100

Terrapin Liquid Bliss

Liquid Bliss Chocolate Peanut Butter Porter by Terrapin Beer Company (Georgia)

Beer for Dessert! The bold flavor of a porter combined with the sweetness of chocolate and peanut butter creates the perfect harmony for your taste buds.

ABV: 6.1%

Lagunitas Little Sumpin' Sumpin'Little Sumpin’ Sumpin’ Ale by Lagunitas Brewing Company (California)

An American Pale Wheat Ale with piney, citrus hops and background malts. This ale has a hoppy IPA character with a smooth finish.

Alcohol by Volume (ABV): 7.5%
Rate Beer Rating: 100/100
Beer Advocate Rating: 99/100

Kona Longboard LagerLongboard Island Lager by Kona Brewing Company (Hawaii)

This Hawaiian Lager has a very smooth taste. It pours a clear light amber in the glass, creating a medium-thick white head. You get the aroma of the malts and a slight hint of hops. The body is light with a crisp taste. Perfect for a hot day!

Alcohol by Volume (ABV): 4.6%

Cigar City MaduroMaduro Brown Ale by Cigar City Brewing (Florida)
Maduro is a Northern English-style brown ale with some American affectations. The caramel malts, mocha, chocolate and dark fruits combine well for a mild and hoppy bitterness. You can also taste hints of cocoa, oats, toffee, toasted nuts and bread. This brew pairs well with mild to medium cigars.

Alcohol by Volume (ABV): 5.5%
Rate Beer Rating: 94/100
Beer Advocate Rating: 87/100

Oskar Blues Mama's Little Yella PilsMama’s Little Yella Pils by Oskar Blues (Colorado)
An interesting take on a tradition pilsner, this brew is made with German malts and Saaz hops. A little malty, and a little juicy with a crisp, clean finish.

ABV: 5.3%

Lagunitas Maximus IPAMaximus Imperial IPA by Lagunitas (California)
This IPA pours a clear amber gold in your glass as it builds a tall creamy-white head. This one has some nice hoppy aromas of citrus rind and a slight tropical pineapple note. The flavor is a nice balance of malty sweetness and hop bitterness that combine for a smooth mellow citrus note with each sip.

ABV: 8.2%

Milk Stout by Left Hand Brewing Company (Colorado)
This delicious Stout pours a beautiful black into your glass, as it builds a medium tan head that fades quickly. The aromas from this nectar are luscious milk chocolate, vanilla and a slight coffee. The flavors match the aromas perfectly, showcasing the savory notes that roasting malts can bring to the awaiting palette. This beauty clocks in at 6% ABV and has a nice, silky mouthfeel, making it impossible for you not to reach for another bottle of this.

Monkeyfist IPA by ShipyardMonkeyfist IPA by Shipyard Brewing Company (Maine)
This delicious 5 star IPA pours a nice hazy caramel color in the glass as it builds a tall, off-white billowy head. The aromas you’ll experience are huge malty scents of caramel, toffee, molasses and a slight citrus to balance. The flavors are very interesting for this IPA. As you swirl each sip, you’ll get a sweet maltiness in the front of your pallet and a hop bittering in the back. The hoppiness lingers with each sip, as if to welcome the next.

Alcohol By Volume (ABV): 6.9%

Monks Blood

Monk’s Blood by 21st Amendment (California)
You'll want this strong ale on a wintry evening to enjoy the faint cinnamon and sugar flavors and the deeper oak and fig taste and scent. It's especially good by itself although it's also crafted to go with a winter stew or a buttery dessert.

Dogfish Head NamasteNamaste Witbier by Dogfish Head Brewing (Delaware)
This exotic wittier pours a clear straw color into your glass, as it builds a medium white head. The kaleidoscope of aromas from this brew are interesting, as you get notes of lemon, slight green tea, slight citrus rind, white pepper and slight coriander. The flavors are delicate as well with lemon, coriander, green tea and a light lime. This session beer comes in with a “I’ll have another, please” 4.8% ABV, so not only is the body light on this brew, but it’s refreshing as well!
Lagunitas New Dogtown Pale AleNew Dogtown Pale Ale by Lagunitas (California)
This Ale pours a clear gold color in the glass and builds a nice frothy medium white head!.The aromas from this are grassy and citrus notes, along with a mellow maltiness to balance. This Pale Ale is sure to be a “Hop-Head’s” favorite, as the hoppy bitter citrus flavors wake your tongue on the first sip. The bitter lingers a little in the front and mid palette, but then balances out cleanly with the malt, for a nice crisp finish.

ABV: 6.2%

Coppertail NightSwimNight Swim Robust Porter by Coppertail Brewing Company (Florida)
Brewed unfiltered in Tampa, Florida, this porter has a rich, roasted flavor with hints of chocolate.

ABV: 6.2%



Guinness Nitro IPANitro IPA by Guinness
A special release from the brew masters at Guinness, this IPA is unique in that it is brewed with nitrogen, just like its sister beer, Guinness Draught. Characterized by 5 varieties of hops, the nitrogen offers a smooth, balanced finish.

ABV: 5.8%

Sierra Nevada Nooner PilsnerNooner Pilsner by Sierra Neveda Brewing Company (California)
Gather your friends, pack the gear, and head out to wherever the day may take you. A midday go-to, Nooner is our take on the classic German-style pilsner—one of the original session beers. Nooner is easy drinking yet packed with the big flavor of spicy and floral whole-cone hops. Its brilliant golden color begs you to take a sip and sink your taste buds into an extremely welcoming beer, full of flavor and balanced by a crisp, dry finish.

Alcohol by Volume (ABV): 5.2%
Rate Beer Rating: 89/100
Beer Advocate Rating: 87/100

Not Your Father's Ginger AleNot Your Father’s Ginger Ale by Small Town Brewing (Illinois)
A true ginger ale, brewed with real ginger and has the head and mouthfeel of an ale, but don't expect it to taste like beer! This one has a stronger bite than some from both the ginger and the alcohol content, not much like a plain ginger ale soda and not like a cheap watery beer. Spicy and heating but goes down fine, best ice cold, a little floral and very little haze in the look or particulates in the mouth.
Not Your Father's Root BeerNot Your Father's Root Beer by Small Town Brewery (Illinois)
This hard Root Beer pours a deep mahogany into your glass, as it builds a medium, fizzy head that fades quickly. The aromas from this are big vanilla, cinnamon, sassafras and sweet memories. The flavors match the aromas beautifully, as you get the big vanilla and sassafras notes.

ABV: 5.9%
Coronado Orange Avenue WitOrange Avenue Wit by Coronado Brewing Company (California)
A unique twist on a traditional witbier, this brew features orange zest, coriander and orange blossom honey which creates a refreshing, light bodied brew.

ABV: 5.2%
Coney Island Orange Cream Ale Orange Cream Hard Ale by Coney Island (New York)
Coney Island Hard Orange Cream Ale is a combination of orange, vanilla and spice inspired by the deliciously unexpected concoctions you only find on the boardwalk.

ABV: 5%
Orange Wheat by St. Pete Brewing CompanyOrange Wheat by St. Pete Brewing Company (Florida)
Brewed in St. Petersburg, FL, this American Pale Wheat Ale is brewed with sweet orange peels and coriander peels. This brew is a perfect session ale for the wheat beer lover any time of year.

ABV: 4.7%


Crispin Pacific PearPacific Pear by Crispin Cider Company (California)
Fermented with 100% Pear Juice, this cider is made with only the freshest, purest ingredients. Very refreshing and gluten free.

ABV: 4.3%



Stone Pale Ale Pale Ale 2.0 by Stone (California)
This American Pale pours a hazy amber-gold into your glass, as it builds a medium creamy-white head! This Ale is Brewed with Manderina Bavaria hops, so you get subtle, but hoppy aromas of grassiness and citrus. The flavors are also mellow and nicely balanced across the palette. There’s a slight hint of mandarin orange, as well, with a slight bitterness that lingers on the back of each sip.

ABV: 6%
Holy Mackerel Panic AttackPanic Attack by Holy Mackerel (Florida)
This Belgian style brew pours a hazy orange, copper in the glass, building a medium off-white creamy head. This brew is interesting as it is a Belgian Trippel/Saison fusion! The aromas and flavors are classic Belgian, as you get coriander, citrus peel and orange. The Saison part of this brew brings everything to a mellow blend.

 ABV: 10%
Peak Organic IPAPeak Organic IPA (Maine)

Grassy aromas with sweet malt, caramel and pine on the nose. Nugget hops combined with pine, grass, hints of mint and caramel flavors provide a smooth finish.

Alcohol by Volume (ABV): 6.9%

Sierra Nevada Porter

Porter by Sierra Nevada Brewing Company (California)
This world class Porter pours a deep clear cherry-mahogany color into your glass, as it builds a thick and rich, tan head. The aromas from this are some of the best that roasted malts can give, such as coffee, milk chocolate and nuttiness. The flavors match the aromas and swirl in a delicious dance around your palette, leaving a slight bitterness on the back of your palette.

Barley Mow Quackalope IPAQuackalope by Barley Mow Brewing Company (Florida)
Brewed in Largo, FL, this American IPA has a citrus and piney flavor that is a year round favorite. Not too much bite, but just enough to satisfy that hop craving!

ABV: 6.8%
Bear Republic Racer 5Racer 5 by Bear Republic (California)
Here’s another 5 star Brew from Bear Republic. This excellent IPA pours a clear amber into the glass. It creates a nice medium head that leaves good lacing.  IPA lovers will love this brew, as each sip gives the floral citrus flavors of fresh hops. The sweet malts give a nice backbone of balance to round out the flavor experience This full bodied Brew has character that lingers until the next delicious sip!

ABV: 7%

New Belgium Ranger IPARanger IPA by New Belgium (Colorado) 
An American India Pale Ale (IPA) with 6.5% ABV. "This clear amber beauty bursts with abundant hops: Cascade (citrus), Chinook (floral/citrus), and Simcoe (fruity) lead off the beer, with Cascade added again for an intense dry hop flavor. Pale and dark caramel malts add balance." (Brewers Description)

Ommegang Rare Vos

Rare Vos Amber Ale by Ommegang (New York)
Rare Vos Amber Ale is brewed in New York, but is styled after the smooth, drinkable beers popular in Belgian cafés. The caramel maltiness shines strongly but with little sweetness. The profile leans toward dry fruity (yeast-affiliated), slightly fruity/hoppy with a beguiling spiciness. Well-balanced in all elements, it's a mild, mellow brew.

Alcohol by Volume (ABV): 6.5%
Beer Advocate Rating- 91/100
Rate Beer Rating- 95/100

Sam Adams Rebel IPARebel IPA by Sam Adams (Massachusettes)

An American IPA brewed with a variety of West Coast hops. The fruity flavors of grapefruit and citrus combined with subtle pine notes make this a refreshing and favorite IPA of hop lovers.

Alcohol by Volume (ABV): 6.5%

Reef Donkey APA by Tampa Bay Brewing CompanyReef Donkey APA by Tampa Bay Brewing Company (Florida)
Although classified as an American Pale Ale, this dry-hopped brew offers citrus and tropical fruit flavors making it just as drinkable as session IPA.

ABV: 5.5%
Rod Bender by 3 Daughters Brewery

Rod Bender Red Ale by 3 Daughters Brewing Company

Brewed in St. Petersburg, FL, this red ale features a rich, malt flavor with a dry toasted, chocolate finish. The caramel flavor combined with hops, offers a nice, smooth finish.

ABV: 5.9%

Stone Ruination 2.0

Ruination Double IPA 2.0 by Stone Brewing Company
This DBL IPA pours a hazy, honey-straw color into your glass, as it builds a medium to thick, creamy-white head. You get nice floral hop aromas from this, such as pineapple and orange. You also get a slight pininess that’s mellowed out by the malt’s sweetness. The flavors are beautiful citrus notes across the palette with a nice, semi-sweet malt balance. This has a medium bitterness that lingers on the back palette with each swallow. This brew clocks in at a hefty, full-bodied 8.5% ABV.

Saison DupontSaison Dupont (Belgium)
A Saison / Farmhouse Ale that is beautifully balanced and complex with a refreshing fruitiness and long, dry finish. It is bottled unfiltered so it may be cloudy or have a slight sediment, but this is normal and perfectly natural.

ABV: 6.5%
Ballast Point Sculpin IPASculpin IPA by Ballast Point Brewing Company (California)
An American IPA with apricot, peach, mango and lemon aromas with strong hop character.

Alcohol by Volume (ABV): 7%
Rate Beer Rating: 100/100
Beer Advocate Rating: 98/100

Ballast Point Grapefuit Sculpin Sculpin Grapefruit IPA by Ballast Point Brewing (California)
The Sculpin IPA's are American-style India pale ales and the brewer lays claim to some flavored ales that pack "a bit of a sting, just like a Sculpin fish." The sculpin fish is sometimes called a sea scorpion if that helps!  The Grapefruit Sculpin has a genuine grapefruit flavor with the lightly bitter and tangy tastes you'd expect along with crisp apricot, peach, mango and lemon. It's a full flavored IPA with a citrus bang that demands your attention.

Ballast Point Grapefuit Sculpin

Sculpin Pineapple by Ballast Point (California)
Like the Ballast Point Grapefruit, the Pineapple Sculpin version brings it's own powerful punch of citrus and a crispy hop bite. A clear pineapple scent and flavor hits the front of your mouth and then rolls back with a juicy fruit salad finish that is easy to drink. Nice dryness in the finish!

Rogue - Shakespeare Oatmeal Stout Shakespeare Oatmeal Stout by Rogue (Oregon)
This beautiful Stout pours a deep black color into your glass, as it builds a tall, thick and rich, tan head. The delicious aromas from this are cream, dark chocolate, slight coffee, caramel and molasses. The full-bodied flavors from this dark brew are notes of coffee and dark chocolate. There is a medium bitterness that lingers on the back palette after each sip. This Stout clocks in at a respectable 6.1% ABV, which makes this another beautiful brew that you’ll want to enjoy at home after a long day!

Dogfish Head 61 Minute

Sixty-One IPA by Dogfish Head Brewing (Delaware)
This IPA pours a clear honey-gold into your glass, as it builds a tall, billowy white head. The aromas from this are a slight hoppy citrus note, as well as a slight sparkling grape juice scent. The flavors are interesting, as you get a slightly sour, very light grape juice taste. It lingers a little on the palette, but not much. This brew clocks in at 6.5% ABV, giving it a medium body. This is a good beer for anyone looking for something different!

ABV: 6.5%

Orkney Skull Splitter Skull Splitter by Orkney Brewery (Scotland)
This brew rates high with Beer Advocate for its smooth flavor. This is a true Scotch Ale, as it is Brewed in Scotland. It pours a nice reddish, copper hue and develops a thin off-white creamy head. Take a second to swirl the glass and enjoy the aromas of molasses and dark fruit, such as plums, raisons and figs. With each sip you will discover the delicious mellow flavors of dark fruits, spices and toffee as they come together for a medium sweet, full bodied brew. This beer has a warming 8.5% ABV.

New Belgium Snapshot WheatSnapshot Wheat by New Belgium (Colorado)
A wheat beer with citrus hops and a slight tart flavor combined with wheat and pale malts. The light hop flavor makes this beer a favorite for someone looking for a lighter, easy to drink brew.

ABV: 5%



Elysian Space Dust IPA

Space Dust IPA by Elysian Brewing (Washington)
An IPA with a lot going for it like a nice balance of citrus and melons and not too hoppy. A tangerine and pine nose and a finish that is a little creamy and then hits you with just the right amount of spice.

St. Bernardus Abt 12 Belgian Abbey Ale

St. Bernardus Abt 12 Belgian Abbey Ale
St. Bernardus Abt 12 is an ale brewed in the classic ’Quadrupel’ style of Belgium’s best Abbey Ales. This brew is dark with a full, ivory-colored head. It has a fruity aroma, full of complex flavors and excels because of its long bittersweet finish with a hoppy bite. Worldwide, this brew is seen as one of the best beers in the world. It’s a very balanced beer with a full-bodied taste and a perfect equilibrium between malty, bitter, and sweet.

Alcohol by Volume (ABV): 10%
Beer Advocate Rating- 99/100 (World Class Ranking)
Rate Beer Rating- 100/100

Sierra Nevada Stout

Stout by Sierra Nevada Brewing Company (California)
This excellent Stout pours black into the glass, building a medium thick billowy-tan head. The aromas and flavors from the hearty roasted malts are a slight kiss of coffee, a dry wisp of dark chocolate and a nice hint of caramel. The 5.8%ABV gives no alcohol warmth, which allows the hop bittering to come through slightly and leaves a dry, full-bodied sip that begs for another!

Sunshine State Pils by Florida Beer CompanySunshine State Pils by Florida Beer Company (Florida)
Following the style of a Northern German Pilsner, this brew has a clean, crisp flavor with a slight hop bitterness on the palate. The perfect light bodied brew for a hot summer day.

ABV: 5%
Florida Beer Company Swamp ApeSwamp Ape DIPA by Florida Beer Company (Florida)

Brewed in Melbourne, FL; This Double IPA has a combination of orange peel, pineapple and other citrus notes combined with sweet caramel notes for an overall refreshing, fruity flavor.

Alcohol by Volume (ABV): 10%

Boulder Sweaty BettySweaty Betty Blonde by Boulder Brewing Company (Colorado)

A light-bodied American Pale Ale. The banana notes with citrus fruit accents make for an enjoyable, easy to drink beer.

Alcohol by Volume (ABV): 5.9%

Funky Buddha Sweet Potato CasseroleSweet Potato Casserole by Funky Buddha (Florida)
Flavors of marshmallow, fall spices and sweet potatoes in a bottle is too good to be true. Even better than Grandma’s homemade recipe. This fall favorite is only available for a limited time so grab it before it is gone!

ABV: 7.9%
Weyerbacher Tiny

Tiny by Weyerbacher (Pennsylvania)
A rich stout with layers and layers of flavor starting with a cocoa to match the super-dark color, high malt, sweet molasses and an earthy richness. A creamy-smooth mouthfeel as thick as a cup of cappuccino and a lightly burnt bitter aftertaste.



Great Divide TitanTitan IPA by Great Divide (Colorado)

An IPA with aggressive hops and robust flavor. A favorite by IPA lovers everywhere.

Alcohol by Volume (ABV): 7.1%
Rate Beer Rating: 98/100

Toaster Pastry Ale

Toaster Pastry Ale by 21st Amendment (California)
This India-style red ale has an attention-getting name and does it well by using Castle Biscuit Malts and noticeable fruity mouth sensations to create an homage to the former life of the brewery as a toaster pastry factory. The berry jam flavor and red-amber pour is a sweet opportunity to the beer adventurer.

Sierra Nevada Torpedo

Torpedo Extra IPA by Sierra Nevada (California)
This Beer pours a hazy caramel in the glass and builds a tall, silky off-white head. The aromas from this IPA are hop classics, such as piney and grassy scents, but like a canvas, that holds steady the vibrant strokes of color in a painting, the hop flavors are balanced perfectly with a malty background. This brew clocks in at a slightly warming 7.2% ABV for an excellent full-bodied IPA!


Dogfish Head TweasonaleTweason'ale by Dogfish Head (Delaware) 
This gluten-free sorghum-based beer has hints of molasses and pit-fruit, balanced by vibrant strawberry notes and a unique complexity that comes with the addition of a malty buckwheat honey.

 ABV: 6.0%

 

Bell's Two Hearted Ale Two Hearted Ale by Bell's Brewery (Michigan)

This excellent Ale pours a nice murky amber into the glass, as it creates a medium creamy-white head. It has delicate hoppy aromas of citrus, orange peel and light lemon. You can also smell the mellow sweetness of malt. As you take your first sip, you get a very nice floral citrus flavor that’s balanced nicely with the sweetness of the malt’s toffee-like character. This creates a perfect blend of sweet and bitter that combined with its 7% ABV gives you a full-bodied, lingering flavor to be enjoyed sip after sip.

Alcohol by Volume (ABV): 7%
Rate Beer Rating: 100/100
Beer Advocate Rating: 95/100

UFO RAZ by Harpoon BreweryUFO R.A.Z. by Harpoon Brewery (Massachusettes)
This fruity brew is a twist on the UFO Hefeweizen. Natural raspberry flavors have been added for a subtle sweetness. Very refreshing and not too overpowering with raspberry flavoring.

ABV: 4.8%

Coppertail UnholyUnholy - Coppertail Brewing (Florida)

Brewed in Tampa, FL, this Trippel pours a hazy amber in the glass and finishes with a medium, creamy-white head. The aromas and flavors are Floridian-Belgian or “FloriBel”, as you experience sweet, tropical citrus such as, Orange, Pineapple and Slight Lemon along with the Belgian signature spice, Coriander, making this Trippel, an excellent, full-bodied Brew!

Green Flash West Coast IPAWest Coast IPA by Green Flash Brewing Company (California)
Green Flash outdid themselves with this brew. Hop lovers will enjoy a blend of 5 different hops which offer tropical notes of citrus, floral and pine, topped off with caramel notes. This is a must have for an IPA Beer Basket!

ABV: 8.1%

Sam Adams White ChristmasWhite Christmas by Sam Adams (Massachusetts)
A Christmas favorite! This crisp, white ale is brewed with cinnamon, nutmeg and orange peel. The perfect beer for relaxing in front of the fire place.

ABV: 5.8%

Yuengling LagerYuengling Traditional Lager (Pennsylvania)

This is a good American Pale Lager from the oldest Brewery in America! The brew pours a clear amber in the glass, as it builds a nice medium frothy white head. The aromas are of medium roasted caramel malts and cereal. It’s also brewed with 2 different hops to balance out the malt sweetness, for a nice crisp flavor, sip after sip! This is a very sessionable Beer, as it comes in at 4.4% ABV.

 

 

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