Raspberry Gose Gose 5. Solid Sender Ale delivers a dynamic, dependable rhythm of caramel malt and Cascade hops. A creamier flavor was also in my expectations , but again , I got a bolder profile with notes more like dark chocolate. Fermenting a lager yeast at slightly warmer temperature is the hallmark of the California Common style, giving this Keystone Common a lager-like smoothness and mild fruitiness. Visitors are able to observe the brewing process firsthand, and take a self-guided tour along a window-lined hallway for a close-up view of the entire brewery. Pours black with a reddish hint to it and a soft tan head. Dark brown , large foamy tan head , good retention. Scratch furthers our exploration of the experimental hop variety “” aka “Nuggetzilla”.

Poured the expected dark black, but the fizzle only lasted the initial presentation, then settled into the lack of any head whatsoever. Not their best work , cherry prevalent in too great proportions , and throws off the balance. Brewed with six different malt varieties, this colossal, palate-numbing Imperial Stout unleashes a barrage of chocolate, vanilla, dark fruit, and coffee on the tongue. Troegs Bavarian Lager 5. What else can be said? You know how a familiar guitar riff can take you to a great moment? Troegs Scratch IPA 4. Hand-crafted by three decorated breweries with a combined weight of six gold, three silver, and six bronze GABF medals in alone!

Taste is of milk chocolate, faint coffee. See All 56 Reviews. Awesome bit of earthy, dark chocolate, cocoa nib, nice vanilla. Dark, smooth, almost cloy personality; but, never quite gitz thar. Cracking open a fresh bottle unleashes hops and heat with more scratdh IBUs emanating from three hop varieties and sweet burn of 9.

American Amber Ale 6. The result is a mouthwatering Saison with a tangy citrus zing, sweet malt backbone, and contrasting peppery spiciness.


At high krausen, a foamy, rocky yeast head crests the sides of the fermenter releasing notes of black pepper and spicy clove. We highlight the Mosaic hop, a one-of-a-kind American variety with Nugget and Simcoe lineage.

Troegs Cultivator Helles Bock 6. Even after brief wood-aging the oak? Nitro tap gave a rich velvety texture and smooth finish. Chocolate is on displayas is a pleasant but respectable roast. Dubbed the Flying Mouflan for reasons that become clearer toward the bottom of the glass this strong alluring ale is two beers in one.

Bottle Opaque brown body with a medium sizedlight brown head that leaves thin lace on the glass. Emerging from springtime’s fertile ground, Cultivator celebrates the start of hop-growing season as sprawling dtout of hop rhizomes climb and tether to hop bines.

Ratings Community Events Places Forums. Sceatch is a true brewery collaboration with cast of characters involved in recipe formulation, barrel-aging, dry-hopping, bottle-conditioning and finally, taste-testing.

For Scratch 99, we’re revisiting the blissful world of the Belgian-style Witbier, or white ale. Dark brown with a small, tan head that left light lacing on the glass. Troegs Lagrave Belgian Tripel 8.

Tröegs Scratch – Chocolate Stout • RateBeer

I wasn ‘ t too impressed with stout that I had on draft at the Collegeville Champps. Flavors don’t mesh very well. Gone are the cherries, honey and chocolate malt that dress up the Mad Elf, leaving him stark-raving nude to reveal the yeast in all its birthday-suited glory.

The higher alcohol content may have had something to do with that as well. About Us Help Center. A must stop PA brewery! So big, so black, so volatile cherry?


Refreshing with a considerale stout body. Really acetic chocolatr through me off on this one. I just wouldn’t be able to enjoy a bunch of these in one sitting.

Tröegs Scratch 262 – Chocolate Stout

Troegs Sunshine Pils German Pils 4. Six different malt varieties, cacao nibs, dark chocolate, lactose, oats, and vanilla combine to produce a decadent Chocolate Stout with a lush, velvety texture and rich, smooth finish.

After the boil, the hot wort passes through our hopback vessel on it’s way to fermentation. Hope those Shock Tops I had to fill my mix – 6 come in at drinkable levels. Probably should be in the fru- fru- fruity style, dude.

Big and blackand pretty cheap. In fact the only bottle I really wanted for my chocoate Dark brown color, mostly clear. Probably should be in the fru – fru – fruity styledude. Victory hit scrahch better with their Blackboard Series of Blackforest Cake. Designed as our session beer, Rugged Trail Nut Brown Ale is bronze in color with a velvety smooth taste and subtle chocolate note.

For Scratch 28, the Troegs team decided to brew a beer to celebrate the early spring weather.

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JavaHead’s recipe is based off of our original oatmeal stout. Malty, light milk chocolate aromas. Displays notes of cinnamon, allspice and clove amid tangy fruity esters. Boysenberry Seeries Gose 4. Troegs Scratch Beer 11 Bitter 4.