Boulder Beer Company – Emergent White IPA
Boulder Beer Company in Boulder, Colorado, brews one of the brightest and expressive white IPAs on the market with its Emergent White IPA, which is a combination of a traditional IPA and a Belgian witbier. The Belgian yeast and American hops offer notes of coriander and orange peel while the robust malts balance the beer with a sturdy backbone.
Boulder Beer Company – Shake Chocolate Porter
Shake Chocolate Porter from Boulder Beer Company won a gold medal in the 2014 World Beer Cup and a silver medal in the 2015 U.S. Open Beer Championship. It pours a rich, dark color, and the head forms intricate lacing. The chocolate notes are extremely forward in this porter, but it has a creaminess that keeps it well balanced.
Sand Creek Brewing Company – English Style Special Ale
Sand Creek Brewing in Black River Falls brews an exquisite English Style Special Ale that pairs perfectly with fish and chips or nearly any English cheese. Upon the initial pour, the red-amber color gives way to pale foam with a complex, malty aroma. The taste is that of toasted brown bread, caramel, nuts and cocoa.
Sand Creek Brewing Company – Smash Sorachi Ace American Pale Ale
Sand Creek does it again with its Smash Sorachi Ace American Pale Ale. This is a limited-edition beer in the brewery’s single-malt, single-hop series, and it is unique among pale ales. The Sorachi Ace hops imbues the beer with a distinct lemony flavor that is laced with exotic spices.