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Perennial Artisan Ales Maman On-Site Bottle Release Oct. 24

Perennial Artisan AlesCurious about the base beer that’s created behemoths such as Abraxas, 17 and Sump? Perennial Artisan Ales has finally bottled up Maman, the imperial stout aged in Rittenhouse Rye barrels which has borne some of the brewery’s best barrel-aged hits to date. This will be an on-site consumption only release, going down Friday, October 24 at 4pm in the tasting room. Expect this one to go fast.

Here’s a sneak peek of the bottles:

Perennial Artisan Ales is located at 8125 Michigan Ave in St. Louis, MO.

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Perennial Barrel-Aged Abraxas Reservations and Lottery Begin Soon

Perennial Barrel Aged AbraxasBarrel-Aged Abraxas. You’re already salivating. The details for Perennial’s most sought-after beer finally dropped today on STL Hops, and it looks like this will be run with the one-two punch of early reservations (for locals) and a lottery (unleash the proxies), similar to the BA17 and BA Sump releases from earlier this year.

Local reservations will begin on Friday, May 23 at 6pm at Perennial. For you out-of-towners, the BA Abraxas online lottery kicks off on Thursday, May 29th at 12AM and will be wrapped up on Monday, June 2nd at 12AM. Draft will be available on June 6 and 7 in the tasting room.

Early reservation details:

  • 400 reservations will be available
  • Limit 2 bottles per reservation
  • $30 per 750mL bottle
  • Bottle sharing is permitted on the Perennial patio but needs to end by 4pm

Pickup schedule:

  • Friday, June 6th 4:00-10:00PM
  • Saturday, June 7th Noon-11:00PM
  • Wednesday, June 11 4:00-10:00PM
  • Thursday, June 12th 4:00-10:00PM
  • Friday, June 13th 4:00-11:00PM
  • Saturday, June 14th Noon-11:00PM

Lottery details:

  • A link for the lotto will be posted on the Perennial site on Thursday, May 29th at 12AM
  • 1 entry per person, duplicates will be discarded
  • Winners will be notified by email on Monday, June 2nd
  • Limit 1 bottle per winner
  • $30 per 750mL bottle
  • Photocopy or mobile photo of winner’s ID required for proxy pickups

Pickup schedule:

  • Saturday, June 7th Noon-11:00PM
  • Wednesday, June 11 4:00-10:00PM
  • Thursday, June 12th 4:00-10:00PM
  • Friday, June 13th 4:00-11:00PM
  • Saturday, June 14th Noon-11:00PM

Any unclaimed bottles will go on sale in the tasting room on Wednesday, June 18th at 4PM.

Commercial description:

An Imperial Stout aged for twelve months in Rittenhouse Rye barrels and brewed with ancho chili peppers, cacao nibs, vanilla beans, and cinnamon sticks. Pouring deep brown with a thick head, this beer has a complex body with a delicious lingering roastiness. Abraxas is brewed with unique ingredients intended to challenge and excite the palate. It may be enjoyed right away or allowed to age in the bottle. Vertical tastings are encouraged. Perennial Artisan Ales is a small batch craft brewery dedicated to producing unique, premium beers. Our beers are brewed with the experimental, seasoned craft beer drinker in mind. 11% ABV

Perennial Artisan Ales is located at 8125 Michigan Ave in St. Louis, MO.


FiftyFifty 2014 Eclipse Futures On Sale Apr. 15

Fifty Fifty Brewing company LogoBeginning on Tuesday, April 15 at 8am PDT, FiftyFifty 2014 Eclipse Futures will go on sale at www.fiftyfiftybrewing.com. This year will feature 8 different treatments of their flagship barrel-aged imperial stout, including 3 versions exclusive to Futures orders only.

The beers:

  • Rittenhouse Rye Bourbon ($20/btl, $10 down, limit 6)
  • Four Roses Bourbon ($20/btl, $10 down, limit 12)
  • High West Bourbon ($22/btl, $11 down, limit 12)
  • Elijah Craig 12-Year Bourbon ($24/btl, $12 down, limit 12)
  • Woodford Reserve Bourbon ($24/btl, $12 down, limit 6)
  • High West Single Malt ($24/btl, $12 down, limit 2, Futures ONLY)
  • Vanilla-Coffee Barrel Blend ($24/btl, $12 down, limit 2, Futures ONLY)
  • Spanish 30-Year Rum ($26/btl, $13 down, limit 2, Futures ONLY)

To reserve bottles, a 50% non-refundable deposit is required at the time of order. All bottles must be picked up from the brewery by January 19, 2015. Shipping is available within California only. Check out all the official details here.


Perennial Barrel-Aged Abraxas Release

Perennial Artisan Ales is kicking off a 5-month run of barrel aged releases with the anticipated arrival of Barrel-Aged Abraxas on January 24 at 4pm. Only available in the tasting room, this will be sold on a first come, first serve basis for $23 per 750mL bottle, limit 6 per person.

While the decadent Mexican chocolate imperial stout has been released twice, this will be the first bottling of the barrel-aged variant, which took home a silver medal in the Experimental Beer category at the Festival of Barrel-Aged Beer.

Commercial description:

Barrel-Aged Abraxas is an Imperial Stout aged one year in Rittenhouse Rye barrels with cacao nibs, cinnamon sticks, ancho chiles & vanilla beans.

Perennial Artisan Ales is located at 8125 South Michigan Ave in St. Louis on the corner of Virginia and Davis.