Stone has been making some pretty good collaboration beers with a variety of different breweries/brewers lately and what better way to keep this tradition going than by making a pumpkin ale! I may be wrong, but I think this is the first time that Stone has brewed a pumpkin ale (or even an autumn seasonal), but Elysian and The Bruery are both known for their great autumn beers (Night Owl and Autumn Maple, respectively) so I have faith in this beer.
La Citrueille Celeste De Citracado is a pumpkin ale brewed in collaboration between Stone Brewing, The Bruery and Elysian Brewing. It has a mild 5% ABV.
PUMPKIN BEER #11
Yay! Free Beer! At this point of the evening the fine folks from Elysian brought out the hammer and tapped into the ‘Great Pumpkin‘. For those of you who don’t know the Great Pumpkin was a very large pumpkin that had been hollowed out and filled with their DARK O’ THE MOON Pumpkin Stout. I didn’t hear how long the beer had been in the pumpkin, but I can tell you it was worth the wait. Continue reading
I know, I know, I’m a little behind on my reviews. This beer is from last autumn and I’m just now getting to it. Night Owl is the autumn seasonal from Elysian Brewing Company. It has a meager 20 IBUs and 6.0% ABV.
In honor of a certain movie by James Cameron breaking even more records, I’ve decided to post a review for Elysian Brewing’s Avatar IPA. Avatar IPA is “a new incarnation of the India Pale Ale” from this Seattle-based company. It clocks in an “average” 5.2% ABV (their website claims 6.3%).