Style: Barleywine | IBU’s: 120 | Hops: Amarillo, Amarillo Amarillo| ABV 9.1
Availability: Summer 16th Anniversary
When the bough breaks the cradle will fall. A dark ruby amber color with a big tan head. BB features a gargantuan amount of Amarillo hops. aroma is flowery, spicy, and has a distinct orange bouquet. At first taste the intense hop characteristic is all encompassing only to be muted by a caramel candy-like malt finish.
“We’ve worked hard to get to where we are and as we continue to grow we’re able to brew and bottle more and more unique and original beers, Bough Breaker being the next of this series,” imparts brewery owner, Bob Baile. Bough Breaker pours a deep, rich red color with aromas of citrus hops, dark fruit and light toffee. While delectable to drink the day it’s bottled, Bough Breaker will only become more enchanting with aging and cellaring.
“We’ve come a long way since 1995,” reminisces Bob, “But we will always follow the practices of community support and involvement this company was founded on. After all, it is our values, culture, staff and ingenuity in brewing that has brought us here today and will sustain us in the future. On our sweet 16, I raise a glass to these tenets and say, ‘what else can I ask for?”