Showing posts from September, 2012

Danktoberfest from SweetWater Brewing

There has not been a new Dank Tank brew from SwetWater since they produced "420 India Pale Ale" earlier this year.

Over a month ago, SweetWater Brewing taunted us with this tweet:
Ich bin ein lager! This fall Dank Tank returns w Danktoberfest, a high grav Oktoberfest sure to straighten ur schnitzel…— @sweetwaterbrew August 23, 2012
Eager to learn as much as possible about the malts and yeast used (and when samples would be available), I would visit the brewery whenever I was in the area. Coincidentally, I happened to be at SweetWater the day the Danktoberfest bottles were delivered.
Danktoberfest bottles arrived (the brew isn't ready yet) (@ SweetWater Brewing Company) [pic]:— @BEERgeekATL September 7, 2012 Four days later, @bravesandbeer taunted us with his picture of the SweetWater Danktoberfest bottle in The Reel Room.

This morning a small group was invited to SweetWater Brewing to sample the new Dank Tank, and watch as the 22 …