Farmer’s Reserve Blueberry

Farmer’s Reserve Blueberry

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7% ABV | 375ml bottles & limited draft

Blueberries are all about the color: that deep, luscious purple reminds us of summer blueberry cobbler, still-warm pie on a window sill and perfect blueberry muffins. We set out to capture that summer in a glass feeling in our barrels, and the result is this delicious beer.  We selected the very best hand-picked blueberries grown in Northern California and added them to oak barrels with our sour blonde ale.  Blended for a bright color, delicate fruit flavor, refreshing sourness and a touch of wine barrel oak. The resulting beer is infused with delicate blueberry essence, a reminder of long summer days.

Farm to Barrel

Our Farm To Barrel beers build on the eons old tradition of aging beers in oak casks. Farmer’s Reserve Blueberry is a golden ale fermented with our house sour culture. After primary fermentation, the beer is racked into wine barrels on top of mounds of freshly picked Northern California blueberries. After many months of maturing in the barrels, the beer takes on a luscious purple-pink tone, berry flavors and a lip smacking tartness. Farmer’s Reserve Blueberry is alive in the bottle and will continue to mature gracefully for years. Pair with funky cheeses, citrusy winter salads and robust meat dishes like short ribs or venison.