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Craft Beer Arrivals For November 2021

New or returning to our shelves…

  • Blue Moon Moon Haze Hazy Juicy Pale Ale 6pk Cans
  • Commonwealth Thrillionaire Double IPA 4pk Cans
  • Dogfish Head Campamp Milk Stout 6pk Bts
  • Dogfish Head Utopias Barrel Aged World Wide Stout 4pk Bts
  • Duclaw Cloud Mango Coconut Hopped Sour Ale 6pk Cans
  • Elder Pine Dense Brume American IPA 4pk Cans
  • Elder Pine Pliable Foe English Style Ale 4pk Cans
  • Elder Pine Royal Pilsner 4pk Cans
  • Firestone Luponic Distortion Pure Hops IPA 6pk Cans
  • Firestone Nitro Merlin Milk Stout 6pk Cans
  • Flying Dog Dark Berry Sour 6pk Bts
  • Flying Dog Field Notes Pale Ale 6pk Bts
  • Flying Dog Freezin’ Season Winter Ale 6pk Bts
  • Flying Dog Snowplowed Hibernation Pack 12pk Bts
  • Flying Embers Black Cherry Hard Kombucha 6pk Cans
  • Founders Velvet Rush Imperial Brown Ale 4pk Bts
  • Great Lakes Christmas Ale 6pk Bts
  • Great Lakes Eliot Ness Amber Lager 6pk Bts
  • Heavy Seas Dark Anchor Porter 6pk Cans
  • Manor Hill Splendiferous Double IPA 6pk Cans
  • New Belgium Accumulation Winter Hazy IPA 6pk Cans
  • Ommegang W Firestone Neon Giants Astronomically Hazy IPA 4pk Cans
  • RAR Grapefruit Nectar 4pk Cans
  • Shiner Holiday Cheer Ale W/peach & Pecan 6pk Bts
  • Sierra Nevada Celebration IPA 6/12pk Cans
  • Silver Branch Quantum Shift IPA 6pk Cans
  • Silver Branch Vespucci Volume 5 Dry Hopped Pilsner 6pk Cans
  • Southern Tier 2xstout Double Milk Stout 6pk Bts
  • Tall Tales Not Your Nana’s Keylime Cheesecake Sour Ale 4pk Cans
  • True Respite Football Hazy Double IPA 4pk Cans
  • Two Roads Espressway Coffee Stout 6pk Cans
  • Victory Hop’ Hazer Hazy IPA 6pk Bts
  • Yuengling Hershey’s Porter 6pk Bts
  • The Perfect Sparkling Wine for the Holidays


    We’re featuring two special champagnes for the holiday season.

    Roland Champion
    Cuvee D’Aramis Grand Cru Brut

    This champagne is made from a base of 70% Pinot Meunir, with 20% Pinot Noir, and 10% Chardonnay.

    I-winereview.com scores Cuvee D’Aramis a 91 pt score, noting “flavors of melon, white cherry, and apricot complemented by toasty lees.”

    Trouillard
    Extra Selection Champange

    An even blend of 35% Pinot Noir, 35% Pinot Meunier and 30% Chardonnay.

    Decanter rates Trouillard Extra Selection 91 points, noting “attractive floral, biscuity and red berry scents.

    Merry Monkey Mad Elf Hersheys…


    Our feature for December is a selection of exciting holiday seasonals. Get them while you can!

    Hershey’s Porter – Yuengling This limited edition unites Pennsylvania’s iconic Yuengling and Hershey brands into one special brew. Yuengling promises “smooth chocolate tones”. 4.7% ABV

    Merry Monkey Belgian Style Ale
    – Victory Brewing Co. This unique holiday seasonal is a high gravity Belgian style ale, brewed with cranberry, orange peel, cinnamon and nutmeg. 10% ABV

    Mad Elf Ale – Troegs Independent Brewing – Mad Elf Ale is brewed with local Pennsylvania honey, cherries, chocolate malt and “subtle spices”. 11% ABV

    Christmas Ale
    – Breckenridge Brewery – This winter warmer is brewed with roasted malts. The brewer promises notes of caramel and chocolate, with a “spicy quality for balance and a clean finish.” 7.1 % ABV

    Craft Beer Arrivals For October 2021

    New or returning to our shelves…

  • Anchor Porter 6pk Bts
  • Bell’s Official Hazy IPA 6pk Cans
  • Boulevard Bob’s 47 Oktoberfest 6pk Bts
  • Captain Lawrence Autumn Blaze Pumpkin Ale 6pk Cans
  • Checkerspot Sip Happens Kettle Sour 4pk Cans
  • Checkerspot Zicke Zacke Octoberfest 4pk Cans
  • Cushwa Chimes at Midnight Porter 4pk Cans
  • Cushwa Smile Like You Mean It Vienna Lager 4pk Cans
  • Devil’s Backbone O’fest Lager 6pk Bts
  • Elder Pine Barrel-aged Transpire Rye Porter 4pk Cans
  • Elder Pine L’appel Du Vide Farmhouse IPA 4pk Cans
  • Elysian Night Owl Pumpkin Ale 6pk Bts
  • Firestone Oaktoberfest Oak Aged Lager 6pk Bts
  • Flying Dog Deep Fake Non-alcoholic IPA 6pk Cans
  • Flying Dog Hop Electric Hazy IPA 6pk Cans
  • Flying Dog Kujo Cold Brew Coffee Porter 6pk Bts
  • Great Lakes Nosferatu Imperial Red IPA 4pk Cans
  • Jailbreak Scoville Jalapeño IPA 6pk Cans
  • Left Hand Oktoberfest Marzen Lager 6pk Cans
  • Left Hand Peanut Butter Milk Stout 6pk Cans
  • Manor Hill Farm Fuzz Belgian-style Witbier With Peach 6pk Cans
  • New Belgium Voodoo Ranger Future Hop IPA 6pk Cans
  • Sam Adams Jack-o Pumpkin Ale 6pk Bts
  • Schlafly Oatmeal Stout 6pk Bts
  • Sierra Nevada Narwhal Imperial Stout 6pk Bts
  • Silver Branch Cosmic Fall Rye IPA 6pk Cans
  • Silver Branch Tiny Giant Double Dry-hopped Pale Ale 6pk Cans
  • Silver Branch Squeegee Master Gose W/cranberry & Lime 6pk Cans
  • Southern Tier Pumking Nitro Imperial Pumpkin Ale 4pk Cans
  • Stone Enjoy by 10.31.21 Hazy IPA 6pk Cans
  • Stone Hazy IPA 6pk Cans
  • Stone Hazy IPA Mixed Pack 12pk Bts
  • Stone Let’s Bee Homies Hazy IPA 4pk Cans
  • Troegs Hop Cyclone Hazy Double IPA 4pk Cans
  • Troegs Lucky Holler Hazy IPA 6pk Cans
  • True Respite Otter Schwarzbier 4pk Cans
  • Uinta Baba Black Lager 6pk Cans
  • Victory Merry Monk Belgian-style Ale 6pk Bts
  • Hahn Wines…


    Our featured wines this month come to us from Hahn Wines located in California’s Santa Lucia Highlands of Monterey County.

    Hahn Pinot Noir 2019 is aged for 10 months in 35% new French oak barrels. The winemaker tasting notes include black and red cherry, raspberry and spices, while promising a “long lingering finish.” The San Francisco Chronicle named Hahn Pinot Noir 2019 “Best of Class” for their 2021 competition.

    Hahn Rosé 2020 “offres delicate aromas of cherry, raspberry and watermelon and notes of fresh floral rose” – according to the winemakers at Hahn, who expect you’ll find a “pleasant dry finish”. Wine Enthusiast awards Hahn Rosé 2020 a 90 point score.

    Zombies…Nosferatu…Gargoyles…Beer!

    Looking for a Halloween party appropriate beer that isn’t full of pumpkin and spice? Have a look at these dark themed brews.

    TREAT – Sour Ale Brewed with Cherries – Heavy Seas Beer
    Originally brewed exclusives for the taproom, TREAT has made its way to this limited can release. Available in 16oz cans. 7% ABV

    Zombie Dust – Pale Ale – 3 Floyds Brewing Co.
    Zombie Dust comes complete with label artwork by comic book artist Tim Seeley. Available in six pack-bottles. 6.5% ABV

    Nosferatu
    – Imperial Red IPA – Great Lakes Brewing Co.
    Nosferatu draws on Cascade and Simcoe Hops, with 3 types of malts to brew this unique seasonal offering. Available in 4-pack 16oz cans. 8% ABV

    Enjoy By 10.31.21 – Hazy IPA – Stone Brewing
    Stone released Enjoy By… on September 20, and intends for you to drink it by Halloween at the latest, for a truly fresh from the brewery experience. 6 pack/12 oz cans – 4%ABV

    Craft Beer Arrivals For “Oktober” 2021

    New or returning to our shelves….

  • 3 Floyds Gum Ball Head American Wheat Pale Ale 6pk Cans
  • Ace Pumpkin Cider 6pk Bts
  • Avery The Kaiser Imperial Oktoberfest 6pk Cans
  • Blue Point Oktoberfest Marzen Style Lager 6pk Bts
  • Boulevard Pint-sized Hawaii Pizza Party Tiki IPA 4pk Cans
  • Capital Cider Raspberry 4pk Cans
  • Capital Cider Rose 4pk Cans
  • Commonwealth Hemingway Gose Style Ale 4pk Cans
  • Dc Brau German-style Oktoberfest Lager 6pk Cans
  • Dogfish Head Punkin Ale 6pk Bts
  • Duclaw The Pastryarchy Naked Fish Chocolate Raspberry Stout 4pk Cans
  • Duclaw Venom IPA 4pk Cans
  • Elder Pine Ji-biru Foeder-aged Rice Lager 4pk Cans
  • Elder Pine Veritable Villein Classic Belgian-style Saison 4pk Cans
  • Evolution Jacques Au Lantern Belgian Pumpkin Ale 6pk Bts
  • Flying Dog Dogtoberfest Marzen 6pk Bts
  • Flying Dog The Fear Imperial Pumpkin Ale 6pk Bts
  • Flying Embers Hard Kombucha Pineapple Chili 6pk Cans
  • Great Lakes Oktoberfest 6pk Bts
  • Goose Island Oktoberfest 6pk Cans
  • Hofbrau Oktoberfest 6pk Bts
  • Jailbreak Logger Pre-prohibition Lager 6pk Cans
  • New Belgium Atomic Pumpkin Ale 6pk Cans
  • Peabody Heights Eutaw Street Hazy Ddh IPA 6pk Cans
  • Port City Oktoberfest 6pk Bts
  • Sam Adams Octoberfest 6/12pk Bts
  • Sam Adams Sweater Weather Variety 12pk Bts
  • Schlafly Oktoberfest 6pk Bts
  • Shiner Oktoberfest 6pk Bts
  • Shipyard Pumpkingead Hard Seltzer 6pk Cans
  • Shipyard Pumpkinhead Pale Ale 6pk Bts
  • Sierra Nevada Oktoberfest 6/12pk Cans
  • Six Point Hyper Beam IPA 6pk Cans
  • Stone Liquid Poem Double IPA 6pk Bts
  • Southern Tier Harvest Autumn IPA 6pk Bts
  • Southern Tier Pumpking Imperial Pumpkin Ale 4pk Bts
  • True Respite Animatronic Kolsch 4pk Cans
  • Two Roads Passion Fruit Gose 4pk Cans
  • Vizzy Hard Seltzer 12pk Cans
  • Yuengling Oktoberfest 6pk Bts
  • Acuma Red Blend & Goru Monastrell – Ego Bodegas


    We’ve got a pair of fantastic wines from Spain’s boutique winery, Ego Bodegas.

    Acuma Red Blend 2018 – Ego Bodegas
    A hand harvested, six time award winning blend of 70% Monstrell, 20% Syrah, and 10% Petit Verdot, Acuma is well receivd by critics, with James Suckling describing it as,

    “Super intense fruit aromas…dark cherry and plum palate…silky and soft.”

    James Suckling – 91 Points

    Goru Monastrell 2016 – Ego Bodegas
    With too many awards to count, this popular blend of 75% Monastrell and 25% Cabernet Sauvignon, wows critics with Wine Spectator noting,

    “Earth, anise, espresso and mineral flavors that frame a core of currant and cocoa.”

    Wine Spectator – 92 Points