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Craft Beer Gift Guide

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What is the best gift to get someone who loves craft beer? A sometimes difficult question, but here is your answer. We have put together a list of items anyone interested in craft beer, whether they are an avid homebrewer or just getting into the beverage, would be happy to open on any holiday morning.

Spiegelau Beer Classics 19 Ounce IPA Glass

Set of 2, 4, 6 or 12

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Speigelau created their IPA glasses with a little help from their friends Sam Calagione of Dogfish Head and Ken Grossman of Sierra Nevada, guys that know a thing or two about hops. The unique shape of the vessel, which kind of reminds us of a goblet perched atop a shot glass, is designed to showcase hop froward American style IPA’s by enhancing mouthfeel and preserving the head for longer than your average pour. Not to mention the wide opening that allows for that bitter, fruity aroma to really travel straight from the glass to your nose. The best part about these is that Dogfish Head and Sierra Nevada are donating all their proceeds from sales of this glass to benefit advances in hop farming. So really everyone wins with this one. keep reading...

Hop Pickle – Dogfish Head Craft Brewery & Brooklyn Brine (2012)


Dogfish Head Brooklyn Brine Hop Pickle

Awhile back, we reviewed a cheese called Point of Origin, which is a collaboration between Sixpoint Brewery and Sprout Creek Farm to make a beer infused cheese. While we were picking that up, we also purchased Hop Pickles which are the lovechild of Dogfish Head Craft Brewery and Brooklyn Brine. The two teamed up to make pickles infused with Dogfish Heads 60 minute IPA. So for those who can’t be bothered with the daunting task of both eating pickles and drinking beer, this is the ideal way to combine flavors in one compact bite. keep reading...

Written by A+K

November 30th, 2012 at 6:56 pm