From SanTan Brewing – The first seasonal brew to see the inside of a mini keg will be SanTan’s newest seasonal, Rail Slide Imperial Spiced Ale. Rail Slide is brewed with winter flavors that add an edge to this smooth, spiced ale. This seasonal reflects the adventurous efforts that have come to symbolize the American craft beer movement and celebrates the constant innovation that evolve our very pallet. Rail Slide boasts a bold 7.1%ABV and will be available in cans and on tap.
SanTan Brewing – SanTan Rail Slide – 12 oz. can poured into a goblet. 7.1% abv.
Appearance: Pours a dark amber with a stripe of white going around the top.
Aroma: Gingerbread. A little wet grain too, but mostly gingerbread.
Taste: Gingerbread, a little toast and light chocolate roast. Lingering spice aftertaste.
Mouthfeel: Medium bodied, rough carbonation.
Overall: Simple, drinkable, and winter time-ish. Didn’t notice the alcohol for being over 7%.