Ale Odyssey - Sept/Oct 2023

Ale Odyssey - Sept/Oct 2023

In this Ale Odyssey we take a wee look at Scotch Ales, affectionaly known as Wee Heavy's in bonnie Scotland. Big, boozy, sweet and rich - they're some good craic! Read more: Scotch Ales: Belters or Boggin?

Plus we've included a cheeky bonus beer, from one of our favourite VIC breweries, to kick off the Oktoberfest celebrations. Prost!

What's in the box:

Deeds • Cryozone

Frozen Fresh Hop IPA | 6.8% | Glen Iris, VIC

Aroma • Pine, Grapefruit, Stonefruit.
Flavour • Resin, Pineapple Gummies, Orange Skin
Mouthfeel • Lightly Carbonated, Medium-light Bodied

Ayinger • Celebration

Doppelbock | 6.7% | Aying, Germany

Aroma • Dark Caramel, Dates, Toasted Biscuits.
Flavour • Prunes, Molasses, Biscuits.
Mouthfeel • Creamy, Medium-full Bodied.

Drowned Land • Lush Yield

Unfiltered IPA | 6.5% | Warwick NY, USA

Aroma • Yellow Papaya, Rockmelon, Overripe White Peach.
Flavour • Mango Lassi, Tinned Peaches, Light Resin.
Mouthfeel • Light Carbonation, Creamy.

Parish • Reve

Coffee Stout | 6.8% | Broussard LA, USA

Aroma • Liquorice, Diner Coffee, Almond Croissant.
Flavour • Vietnamese Coffee, Brownie, Hazelnut.
Mouthfeel • Syrupy, Light Carbonation.

Garage Project • Descent to the Dungeon of Dankness

West Coast IPA | 6.5% | Wellington, NZ

Aroma • Dank, Apricot, Underripe Strawberries .
Flavour • White Grapes, Grassy, Resin.
Mouthfeel • Drying Bitterness, Light Carbonation.

Three Phase • Niu

Toasted Coconut Porter | 6.3% | Lake Zurich IL, USA

Aroma • Toffee, Bounty, Choccy Bikkie.
Flavour • Coconut Milk Latte, Toasted Almonds, Cacao.
Mouthfeel • Creamy, Medium Carbonation.

Good Land • Pirate's Grotto

Rum Barrel Aged Barelywine | 10.9% | Traralgon, VIC

Aroma • Dates, A Pirate’s Galley, Toffee Apple.
Flavour • Strawberry Jam, Sticky Date Pudding, Toasted Coconut.
Mouthfeel • Syrupy, Warming.

La Sirene • Biere de Cerise

Barrel Aged Cherry Wild Ale | 5.5% | Reservior, VIC

Aroma • Hay, Maraschino Cherries, Earthy.
Flavour • Cherry Warheads, Weet-Bix, Dehydrated Cherries.
Mouthfeel • Fizzy, Puckering Acidity.

Boatrocker • Highlander

Whisky Barrel Aged Scotch Ale | 6.5% | Braeside, VIC

Aroma • Oak, Sherry, Black Currant
Flavour • Blackberry Jam, Whisky, Caramel.
Mouthfeel • Syrupy, Warming.

Reckless • Double Red IPA

Double Red IPA | 8.0% | Bathurst, NSW

Aroma • Grapefruit, Caramel, Preserved Lemon.
Flavour • Herbal, Biscuit, Blood Orange.
Mouthfeel • Medium Bodied.

Reckless • Double Nectarine Sour

Fruited Sour Ale | 6.0% | Bathurst, NSW

Aroma • Mango, Orange Starburst, Ripe Yellow Peach.
Flavour • Tinned Peaches, Honeydew, Sunkist.
Mouthfeel • Pillowy, Light Carbonation.

Fox Friday • Code of Silence

Oat Cream Double IPA | 8.0% | Moonah, TAS

Aroma • Citrus, Tinned Peaches, Banana.
Flavour • Peaches & Cream, Vanilla, Mandarine.
Mouthfeel • Light & Creamy.

Bonus Tinnie

To properly celebrate Oktoberfest, we’ve included this bonus tinnie!

Good Land • Hauptbahnhof

Marzen | 5.6% | Traralgon, VIC Australia

Good Land are nailing all manner of styles with incredible technical brewing skills, and we think their marzen is a perfect example of this classic German beer style. Prost!

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