BRACEBRIDGE, ON – Muskoka Brewery has announced the release of this year’s edition of the fall seasonal Muskoka Harvest Ale, as well as several other seasonal brands and packages.
The 2017 Harvest Ale is brewed with 100% Ontario-farmed ingredients for the first time, including hops from Tavistock Hop Company, and malt from Harvest Hop & Malt and Barn Owl Malt. The resulting American-style IPA has the following notes:
Grassy notes, leading into stone fruits, ending in a slight dryness. Soft biscuit essence that transforms into mango, grapefruit and stone-fruit. Lingering bitterness, intertwined with a moderate rye spiciness.
Muskoka Harvest Ale will be available in 473 ml cans at the brewery, LCBO and Beer Store locations, and select grocery stores in Ontario.
Also out now is the new edition of the Muskoka Winter Survival Pack, a mixed six-pack that includes cans of of core brands Craft Lager, Detour, Cream Ale, and Mad Tom IPA; returning seasonal dark wheat ale Winterweiss; and the brand new RaspBeery Coco Lait, “a milk stout featuring velvety chocolate notes, sweet roasted toffee malts and a juicy raspberry kick.”
Another mixed pack dubbed Venture Off the Beaten Pack, featuring bottles of Craft Lager, Detour, Cream Ale, and Mad Tom, will be available at the brewery and in select Beer Stores. And Shinnicked Stout, a coffee and oatmeal stout that debuted last autumn, is back for a second year.