Showing posts from July, 2012

First Retail pouring of Burnt Hickory Brewing - Moondog Growlers in Marietta

This Thursday at Moondog Growlers in Marietta, Georgia, The Burnt Hickory Brewery will make its first retail appearance. Previously, Burnt Hickory brews have been only available for consumption in bars. This will be your opportunity to buy Burnt Hickory beers to enjoy in your home.

Scott Hedeen (Brewmaster) will be available to talk beer from 6:00 to 8:00 PM.

The three BHB Brews expected on tap are:
Big Shanty Graham Cracker Stout -$

White Flag Third Strike Wit

Cannon Dragger India Pale Ale

UPDATE (7/25)
Moondog Growlers is only filling 32 ounce growlers with these beers.Only one 1/6bbl of each Burnt Hickory beer will be delivered to the Marietta Moondog location.Moondog Growlers will fill your 32oz bottle from any other shop.The 3 Burnt Hickory brews will not begin pouring until 6:00 PM.All three brews will be $15.99/32oz

Moondog Growlers(Marietta)
craft - draft - to go
688 Whitlock Ave
Marietta, GA 30064
(678) 354-6268

Burnt Hickory Brewing
Atlanta’s Smallest Brewery with the biggest beers!

Frozen Pints: Ice Cold Craft Beer Ice Cream

Frozen Pints contain real craft beer that is blended with handmade ice cream. Through what must be some fun tasting sessions in the name of Research and Development, an ice cream that compliments each brews complex flavor profile is created. Because the ice cream contains beer, it contains alcohol. Don't begin looking for Frozen Pints at your local grocery store.
Frozen Pints has been introducing their craft beer ice cream at local beer festivals for the past year. Beginning July 1st, their freezers filled with goodness have been placed in many of Atlanta's finest beer and wine stores.

I was able to taste five flavors of creamy elixir at the Tasting Room at Tower Beer, Wine & Spirits in Doraville.

The flight of flavors I sampled was Peach Lambic, Vanilla Bock, Brown Ale Chip, Malted Milk Chocolate Stout, and Honey IPA. These are the year-round flavors of Frozen Pints. Each was joy to this Beer Geek's senses, just like a perfect beer and food pairing. Seasonal varieties…