Tuesday, January 4, 2011

Double Old Thumper - Coming in February!

Look for Shipyard Brewing Company's new Double Old Thumper on shelves in early February!

Double Old Thumper is the big brother of the British Grand Champion beer Old Thumper. Available in the United States under a unique agreement between England’s Ringwood Brewery and Shipyard Brewing Company, Double Old Thumper is a real beast of a beer! Created by Shipyard’s master brewer Alan Pugsley, Double Old Thumper delivers a spicy hop aroma and a brilliant deep copper hue. This beer has a complex malty finish with a dry Simcoe Hop bite.

Malt: 2-row British Pale Ale, Crystal, Chocolate

Hops: Challenger, Progress, Goldings, Simcoe

Yeast: Top-Fermenting English

Color: Deep Copper Hue

OG: 1.108

ABV: 11.2%

Food Pairings: Short Ribs, Lamb, Hearty Stews, Casseroles

Available: 22oz Bottles, Draft