If The IMP wasn't good enough we took some of the original batch and aged it in Heaven Hill Barrels for months. The results an amazing smooth Imperial Stout with alot of Bourbon characters.
This IPA has high amounts of late addition (fruit, citrus and grapefruit) styled hops. Then it is dry-hopped with earthy and resinous hops (7c's, centennial, cascade, Amarillo, falconers), lastly it's dry hopped with Apollo, 7c's and Columbus.
Finally after weeks of waiting the Bitch Blonde is back on tap, just in time for the heat we call California winter. This one is a crowd pleaser and our number one growler filler. So come in and get a pint.
If you like Malts, Caramel and Raisins then this is the beer for you. A classic Belgian style Dubbel coming in at 8.5%.
Just in time for the 5 minutes we call winter in California, we introduce our Winter Warmer. The perfect way to warm you up this holiday season. It's a deep red, richly malty beer that is spiced with nutmeg, fenugreek, and cardamom with hefty chunk of jaggery added to the fermentation.
8% ABV 45 IBU
It only Hurts at First Stout is The Imp with Birdseye peppers and Thai Chilis. If you like a little spice in your life this is the beer for you. At the first sip you don't get any of the heat from the pepper's instead you get Coffee and Chocolate, it's not till you swallow that you can feel the Spicy Chilis burn your throat and tear'a of sweat form on your forehead.
The Imp is a Whiskey Barrel Aged Imperial Belgian Stout that is very dark with a light tan head. Coming in at 10% ABV with aromas of oak, chocolate, coffee and coconut.
If your in the Fall spirit then this is the beer for you. We made a Pumpkin Porter to fit all your Halloween and Thanksgiving needs. 6%
The Abbey Rose is a Syrah Barrel aged Belgian Dark Strong Ale that is 11.2 % ABV. The beer is clear deep amber with a light creamy tan head. The Aroma/ Palate is sweet and malty with rose like dried fruit (plum/raisin). Low IBUs with a strong flavors from the Tensley Syrah barrel.
The Dubbel Trubbel is a traditional Belgian Dubbel that is rich and malty with a slight spiciness. Flavors of carmel and dark candied sugar. 7.1 % alcohol
In this cask we experimented and used our Witbier, the Wit D'Orange, and through in a bunch Strawberries, Mango, Peaches, Pineapple, and Grapes. The outcome is a refreshingly crisp fruity beer at 5.7% ABV.
This is a one of our core beers, easy drinking with great flavors. Light with a slight maltiness and bitchy bitterness. Coming in at 5.6%
Union Ale- A malty and nutty Belgian Amber ale. Clean, well balanced bitterness with spicy accents from Styrian Aurora hops. This beer will pair well with almost any food and be pleasant to almost any pallet. Originally developed as a beer for a friends wedding, a real crowd pleaser. ABV 5.6%, IBU:35
Windfall India Wheat Ale- A very hoppy, yet well balanced beer. Containing about 40% wheat this beer is has a characteristic haze and thick white foamy head. It utilizes an eclectic mix of flavor hops in the kettle such as Ahtanum, Glacier, and Delta with a large addition of Seven C's for aroma. Dry hopped with Mosaic, Galaxy, and Centennial this beer packs a wonderful mix of fruity, citrus, and floral aromas. It's moderately dry finish makes this beer dangerously drinkable even at a hefty. 7.8% ABV, OG: 1.073, IBU: 72
Blonde- A lightly malty and refreshing beer with subtle spicey hoppyness and mellow, well-balanced bitterness. ABV 5.4%, OG 1.053, 28 IBU's
Simmtennial Pale Ale- An dry and aggressively hoppy pale ale, with large doses of Simcoe and Centennial hops. Full copper color with underpinning of biscuit and light caramel give a base for the hops to shine through.ABV 6.0%, O.G. 1.053
TTT Saison- TTT Saison is a great summer drinking beer. The nose is full of bubble gum, banana, citrus and spice which follow through the mid palate and finishes with a dry clean lemon citrus flavor. Oats was added to the mash to give this beer a nice white fluffy head. ABV 7%, OG 1.062, IBU 14
Burst is a hoppy Belgian beer. We took a strong grain bill, added a lot of fruity hops and threw in some Belgian yeast. The result is a light, dry, fruity beer. The nose is very complex , full of yeast and bright citrus characters. The palate is full , dry with lots of yeasty esters and bright citrus flavors.The finish is very dry with a sweet lingering fruity hop flavor. O.G. 1.070, I.B.U. 59, Alc. 8.7%
Black Soul Stout took Gold in the American-Style Stout
Big Wheat took Silver in the Other Strong Beers Category
For all the Results of 2013 Los Angeles International Beer Competition Sundowner Brewery Results go to:
I Love Gold, is a Belgian Strong Golden Ale. It is the same recipe as Clarity, the only difference is that we switched the base malt to Pilsen malt; creating a dryer, slightly lower alcohol beer. The nose is full of Belgian yeast esters and there is a slight sweetness on the front palate, followed by a heavy yeast character. The finish is dry with a touch of candy sweetness. O.G. 1.068, I.B.U. 20, Alc. 8.27%