Posted Nov 05, 2014 in Beer, Breweries, Events, Goings on, In the news, New this week, People
We’re pleased to welcome Quest Brewing of Greenville, SC this Thursday in the wee Tasting Room with brewmaster Don Richardson himself. (The very Don for whom Catawba’s King Don Pumpkin is named.) Join us in welcoming them to WNC!
Golden Fleece BPA: “This beer is named after Jason and his band of Argonauts who set out on a quest for the fleece in order to place Jason rightfully on the throne of Thessaly. Golden Fleece BPA is an easy-drinking, refreshing beer yet has enough character to please the beer connoisseur. Local malt from Riverbend Malt House is used to add to the flavor complexity.” [4.5% abv]
Smoking Mirror Smoked Porter: Named after the Aztec relic of Tezcatlipoca, This mystic ale is brewed with 6 varieties of malts including a touch of peated malt in order to create a subtle smoke character. It is delicately hopped with an intense malt backbone. [5.5% abv]
Ellida IPA: “This west coast style IPA is our tribute to Norse and their quests and adventures. ELLIDA was a legendary magic dragon ship also known as the first ship of the north. This Viking ale is brewed with loads of hops and balanced out with 5 varieties of malts. Local malt from Riverbend Malthouse is used to add to the flavor complexity.” [6.9% abv]
Kaldi Imperial Coffee Stout: “Kaldi was the Ethiopian goat-herder who discovered the coffee plant, according to popular legend. This stout is brewed with West End Coffee Company’s freshly-roasted beans and cacao nibs. The end result is a complex, smooth beer that will sure to intrigue the palette.” [8.0% abv]