Blues and Brews 2017’s Beer list!
Center of the Universe Pocahoptus This hop forward India Pale Ale features four different hops from the Pacific Northwest combined with a base of imported English 2-row barley and Crystal malts. Dry-hopped for additional hop flavor and aroma. ABV: 6.8%
Commonwealth Wapatoolie This IPA delivers a sweet Pineapple, Mango nose with tropical flavors courtesy of a carefully selected house yeast strain. Blond, full bodied, deceptively drinkable. ABV:6.4%
O’Connor Backyard Bonfire Smoked IPA Showcasing barley malt that was grown and smoked in our backyard by our friends at Copper Fox Distillery, paired with Sorachi-ace hops, this beer balances herbal and fruity aromas with the smoky character from the apple- and cherry- woods used. ABV: 7%
O’Connor El Guapo is a medium-bodied Agave India Pale Ale with grassy citrus nose, notes of sweet caramel, and finishing with a smooth but strong bitterness. ABV 7.5%
Smartmouth Free Thought a pale ale that’s quite sessionable, with tropical fruity notes and aromas of passion fruit and citrus. Be sure to pack it on your next fall adventure.ABV: 5.5%
Starr Hill Grateful Pale Ale A strong citrusy, resinous aroma from the hops leads into a light body with subtle malt flavor. ABV 4.7%
Alewerks Bourbon Barrel Porter Brewed with unrefined Rapadou sugar and aged in bourbon whiskey barrels. ABV: 6.5%
Alewerks Weekend Lager Intricately smooth and classically inspired Munich-style Helles Lager. ABV: 4.8%
Center of the Universe Chin Music an amber lager as crisp as opening night and as smooth as a walk-off swing. ABV: 4.5%
Legend Brown Ale a rich, malt-forward brew with a beautiful mahogany tone. Generous amounts of specialty malts bring flavors of sweet caramel, toasted nuts, coffee, and molasses.
Legend Octoberfest a copper hued lager is brewed on a base of Vienna malt and owes its rich flavor profile to generous helpings of Munich and Caramel varieties. ABV: 5.4%
O’Connor ODIS A robust dry Irish stout, with a rich roasted malt aroma. Smooth and velvety on the palate, concluding with a lingering dry finish. ABV: 6.5%
Starr Hill Jomo Vienna-Style Jomo Lager is a smooth, crisp, clean taste, and noticeable hop aroma are effectively balanced with a slight malty sweetness. ABV: 4.6%
St. George Porter This beer weaves a complex tapestry of complex flavors in a ruby black colored ale. A rich malt base results in caramel and chocolate tones classically balanced with English aromatic hops. ABV: 5%
Fruit and Spice
Alewerks Pumpkin Ale Enjoy powerful notes of cinnamon, nutmeg, brown sugar, and more from the beer commonly described as “Pumpkin Pie in a glass.” ABV: 7.3%
Bold Rock Pear Cider Our BOLD cider makers skillyfully blend New Zealand pears and local apples from the Blue Ridge Mountains to create Bold Rock Pear. ABV: 4.7%
Bold Rock Hopped Cider Dry-Hopped with a blend of five hops. India Pressed Apple blends the tartness of fresh-pressed apples with the slightly sweet notes of passion fruit, grapefruit, and citrus. ABV: 4.7%
Heavy Seas Greater Pumpkin a rich deep and burnished orange color. Heady aromas of bourbon, cinnamon, ginger, allspice and clove linger seductively over the thick white head of this tremendous brew ABV: 10%
O’Connor Save the Cans Hibiscus Saison A bouquet of citrus, vanilla and floral aromas rise from the glass That pours brilliantly red. Flavors of berries and hibiscus are met with a slight tartness and a dry finish. Made especially to benefit the Making Strides Against Cancer campaign.
Oozlefinch Lady in White This hazy, German-style Hefeweizen with flavors of wheat, banana, and clove is so good it’s sure to give you chills, just like the mysterious apparition haunting Fort Monroe to this day. ABV: 5%
Smartmouth Alter Ego is an effervescent and refreshing beer with fruity notes, a hint of pepper and a dry finish. ABV: 6.2%
St George Larry’s Pink Lemonade We make our Lemonade with a malt base adding in Natural Flavors to create a sweet, enjoyable concoction that we like to think is better than the rest. Slightly cloudy, with very light carbonation. ABV: 6.7%