Posts Tagged ‘Michelob’

Dunkel Weisse

Michelob’s Dunkel Weisse is the latest product in Anheuser-Busch’s premium Michelob beer brand. This time the beer is a German style dark wheat ale and by all reports it’s pretty damm tasty. The beer has a low 12.0% of carbs for its 12 ounces and contains 2.2 grams of protein. The beer has a distinct banana and clove taste and is based on a recipe which dates back to the 1520’s. Using all malt and being unfiltered the beer uses a unique Bavarian yeast strain and is produced in St Louis Missouri. The beer has already picked up a Gold Medal in the recent North American Beer Awards. We are not yet sure what the distribution of this product outside the USA will be, but with the recent sales success of the Michelob products already on sale in most markets it probably wont be long before this is sitting on the shelves next to them.

A bourbon or a beer- I’ll have both!

Feel like a drink and can’t decide between a nice cold beer or a bourbon, well Winter’s Bourbon Cask ale might just be the thing you are looking for. This special seasonal beer is available over the December – January period in the USA and features a dark roasted rich beer which ahs been seasoned in bourbon soaked oak barrels with a touch of real Madagascar vanilla. The beer is brewed with Hallertau and Alsace hops and two row barley malts, producing a full flavored tasty beer. It goes great with the rich foods of the festive season like roasts, chocolate deserts, cheeses, chowders and puddings. Look out for it in December; it might be the perfect beer to have on your Christmas table.

Jack’s Pumpkin Spice Ale

With Halloween only a month away have we got the perfect beer for you. Jack’s Pumpkin Spice Ale. This beer was first introduced in 2005 and is a tasty malty ale which has been brewed with golden delicious pumpkins and some fancy herbs and spices like ginger, nutmeg, cinnamon and cloves. It might sound a bit weird but believe me it taste amazing. Brewed by the A Bush Michelob Brewing Company this beer has just won silver at the North American Beer Awards Herbed Spiced Beer Category. Like many boutique beers to get the best flavor out of it, the glass you are drinking from matters- for a truly special experience drink the Pumpkin Spice Ale in a tall fluted glass, a bit like you would drink champagne, it really brings out a special taste and aroma.