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Yulesmith – Summer (Alesmith Brewing Company)

Just to give you an idea of how far behind I am in my beer reviews this beer was purchased and consumed on the 4th of July. Yup, almost 2 whole months ago. What’s the point of buying holiday themed beers if you’re not going to review them on/around said holiday? I don’t know. And after years of doing this blog I still fall into the same trappings. SMH Anyway, on to the review.

YuleSmith-Summer logoYULESMITH (SUMMER) is their Double IPA version of the Yulesmith beer. This variation is available in summer (da-doy!) and has a 9.5% ABV.

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Crème Brûlée (Southern Tier Brewing Company)

One of the Blackwater Series Imperial Stouts, Crème Brûlée Imperial Milk Stout is a their summer seasonal.  This “stout brewed with vanilla beans” is available in June and clocks in at 10% ABV.

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Pomegranate Wheat (Saranac Brewery)

Day 6 is the final day of SARANAC BREWERY THEME WEEK.  How did it hold up to the rest of the “week”?

Pomegranate Wheat is a pale wheat ale from Saranac Brewery.  This summer seasonal clocks in at an average (for the mix pack) 4.7% ABV.

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Rye Pilsener (Saranac Brewery)

Day 5 is here of SARANAC BREWERY THEME WEEK. We’re almost at the end!

Don’t let the name fool you, Saranac’s Rye Pilsener is actually a rye lager.  This easy drinking brew clocks in with a 4.8% ABV.

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Amber Wheat (Saranac Brewery)

Day 4 of July’s SARANAC BREWERY THEME WEEK.

Today’s Saranac beer is their Amber Wheat.  They call it a dunkelweizen, but Beer Advocate refers to it as a Dark Wheat Ale.  Either way, this amber-colored brew clocks it at a 4.8% ABV.

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Helles Lager (Saranac Brewery)

Day 3 of July’s SARANAC BREWERY THEME WEEK has finally arrived!

Helles is Saranac’s version of a German Munich Helles lager.  This malty brew clocks in at 4.8% ABV.

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Summer Solstice Cerveza Crema (Anderson Valley Brewing Company)

Summer Solstice is the summer seasonal from Anderson Valley Brewing Company.  This cream ale has a practically non-existent 4 IBUs and a 5.6% ABV.

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