Beau’s Bog Water Gruit Returns for Another Year
On November 29, 2013 At 10:30 am
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VANKLEEK HILL, ON – Beau’s All Natural Brewing has announced the return of Bog Water, a unique winter seasonal that is made using a local wild herb in place of hops.
The beer is described as follows:
Dubbed by the brewery as an Eastern Ontario Gruit, this rare and ancient style uses a wild-harvested herb known as Bog Myrtle (Sweet Gale), used extensively in brewing in the 1500s, to add flavour and to preserve the beer. The seasonal brew is malty with a plum-like fruitiness that is offset by a spicy, earthy bitterness.
Beau’s Bog Water is launching for the season this weekend, and will be available in 600 ml bottles selling for $4.35 at the Beau’s retail store, BYBO delivery service, and select LCBO outlets throughout Ontario.