Alesmith Brewing First Barrel-Aged Releases of 2018 & Beer Club First Release Announcement:
January Barrel-Aged Beer Releases:
We are releasing not one but two barrel-aged beers in January!
The first release will be 2018 Barrel-Aged Speedway Stout, our Russian Imperial Stout with coffee that has been matured in premium bourbon barrels for an extended period of time to create the perfect blend of flavors. This barrel-aged release will feature notes of oak, vanilla, and bourbon to add another level of complexity to its already massive flavor profile. Designed to be enjoyed now or aged in the bottle for years to come, this special release is a truly unique beer that is as smooth as it is rare.
Our second January release will be 2018 Barrel-Aged Belgian Quad! We aged our award-winning Belgian-style Quadrupel in a variety of freshly emptied red wine barrels from the California central coast to create a fusion between our California heritage and one of our favorite Old World Beer Styles. The result is a complex brew that showcases the rich malt character of a traditional Belgian-style Quad with a California twist.
Both of these barrel-aged releases will be available for onsite purchase at the AleSmith tasting room gift shop on Saturday, January 27th while supplies last. Pre-sale for Order of the Anvil members will take place on Friday, January 19th, beginning at 11am through Sunday, January 21st at 5pm. A separate newsletter communication will be sent with information regarding pre-sale access. Public online sales will take place through Eventbrite on Monday, January 29th, beginning at 11am, after which bottles can be picked up beginning on Saturday, February 3 at our release party.
There will be a four (4) bottle limit for 2018 Barrel-Aged Speedway Stout and a two (2) bottle limit for 2018 Barrel-Aged Belgian Quad.
Order of the Anvil First Release & Shipping Announcement:
Our Order of the Anvil beer club debuted in November and we’re thrilled to announce the first release we’ll be offering members: Barrel-Aged Jamaica Blue Mountain Speedway Stout! This Speedway variation is brewed with Jamaica Blue Mountain Coffee Beans, which are grown in the fertile soil of some of the highest Caribbean peaks, making it one of the most prized gourmet coffees of the world. Members will be guaranteed two bottles of this coveted beer with the option to purchase additional bottles, pending availability. Again, this release is an Order of the Anvil beer club member exclusive. If you’re not already a member of the club and want in on this amazing first release, club registration is still available online and in our Gift Shop at 9990 AleSmith Ct, San Diego, CA 92126.
In other exciting Order of the Anvil news, we will be opening up shipping to select states outside of California! Shipping to AZ, NV, OR, WA, ID, and NM will now be available (shipping charges will apply). Click here for more info.
A limited number of memberships remain! Register soon to secure your spot and gain access to our exclusive beer club and all the rare and exciting releases we have in store for you, such as never-before-released sour beers and barrel-aged versions of our award-winning beers. You will also get priority pre-sale* access to the majority (some specialty releases for special events and third party entities excluded) of our public releases such as the two Barrel-Aged January releases listed below!