(BALTIMORE, MD) — Heavy Seas Beer is excited to announce the third release in its 2016 Partner Ships series of collaboration beers – a Barrel-aged Rye Wit brewed with Terrapin Beer Company. This series will feature beers produced in collaboration with other regionally and nationally recognized brewers in the spirit of friendship, creativity, and adventure. For 2016, Heavy Seas is partnering with Maine Beer, Troegs Independent Brewing, Terrapin Beer, and Stone Brewing Company. The Partner Ships series is brewed at Heavy Seas in Baltimore and celebrates the pioneering spirit of American craft beer today.
The Terrapin collaboration beer, releasing in August 2016, will be a 6% ABV Barrel-aged Rye Wit. Sixteen weeks of white wine barrel-aging gives this Rye Wit beer a complexity never before seen in the style. With aromas of light fruit, spice, and citrus, balanced by a spicy malt backbone, the third installment in the Partner Ships series is sure to delight the senses.
The product specs are:
Style: Barrel-aged Rye Wit
Hops: Cascade, Amarillo
Malts: 2-Row, Wheat, Rye, Biscuit