Magic Hat – Winter Mingle – Stout with Vanilla

Cold weather parties call for beer
Winter Mingle is finally here.
A touch of vanilla oh so sweet
And notes of chocolate and coffee.

Ho, ho, ho! Vanilla Stout.
Oh, oh, oh! Wicked good throughout.
Cold weather parties, sip, sip, sip
Winter Mingle on drinkers’ lips

Malts: Pale, Caramel 80, Chocolate, Munich, Roasted Barley
Hops: Apollo, Goldings
Additions: Tahitian Vanilla

Breweries: Magic Hat.
Flavor Elements: Chocolate and Vanilla.
Beer Types: Stout.
ABV: 5.8%
UBUs: 30
Roasted: 5/5
Dry: 2/5
Heavy: 4/5
Sparkling: 2/5
Bitter taste: 2/5
Sweet taste: 2.5/5

DuClaw – Dirty Little Freak

Dirty Little Freak Coconut Caramel Chocolate Brown Ale, first brewed in 2014, takes the traditional American Brown Ale and gives it a sensual new twist – Coconut! This medium-bodied, 5.8% abv brown ale is a feast for the senses from its dominant blend of warm, roasted malt, coconut, caramel, and chocolate flavors barely restrained by a gentle hop bite, to its tantalizingly satisfying finish. But if you submit to our Dirty Little Freak, be warned: there is no safe word.

Breweries: DuClaw.
Flavor Elements: Vanilla.
Beer Types: Brown Ale.
ABV: 08%
UBUs: 30
Roasted: 4/5
Dry: 3/5
Heavy: 3.8/5
Sparkling: 2.5/5
Bitter taste: 2.8/5
Sweet taste: 2/5

Breckenridge – Vanilla Porter

Deep in the jungles of Papua New Guinea and Madagascar grows the perfect ingredient for an extraordinary Porter brewed in Colorado. Breckenridge Brewery’s Vanilla Porter. An ale that has all the chocolate and roasted nut flavor of a classic Porter, with an enigmatic surprise thrown in for good measure.

Flavor: Smooth Roasted Chocolate with a Creamy Vanilla Finish
Yeast: Top Fermenting Ale Yeast
Malts: Two Row Pale, Caramel, Bonlander, Black, Roasted Barley
Vanilla Beans From Paupau New Guinea and Madagascar
Hops: Chinook, Palisade, Perle, Goulding
Color: Deep Brown

Breweries: Breckenridge.
Flavor Elements: Vanilla.
Beer Types: Porter.
ABV: 4.7%
UBUs: 16