RAKED OVER//BIG CHILL from Wellington Brewery #TheBeerProgram

On this DOUBLE EPISODE of THE BEER PROGRAM,  I review Wellington Brewery’s latest one-offs,  RAKED OVER, an IPA that has been brewed with Mangoes, Pineapples, and Habaneros and BIG CHILL, an IPA that has been dry hopped with Mandarina Bavaria hops and infused with Gin botanicals.  Check out the episodes below.  

REVIEW: Sleet Wheat Wine by Wellington Brewery

  SLEET WHEAT WINE BY WELLINGTON BREWERY STYLE: Wheat Wine ABV: 11.5% IBU: N/A COUNTRY: Canada REGION: Guelph, ON BREWERY: Wellington Brewery TWITTER: @WellingtonBrew The Introduction Similar to a barley wine, this rare style of beer has a high alcohol content but features a milder wheat body that is pale gold in colour.  Aged in cabernet franc wine barrels,…

REVIEW: Welly One-Off Carved Out Pumpkin Ale by Wellington Brewery

CARVED OUT PUMPKIN ALE BY WELLINGTON BREWERY STYLE: Pumpkin/Yam Beer ABV: 4.6% IBU: N/A COUNTRY: Canada REGION: Guelph, ON BREWERY: Wellington Brewery From Wellington Brewery, It’s pumpkin harvest season! Carved Out Pumpkin Ale is the latest addition to our Farmers’ Market series showcasing ingredients from local food producers. Brewed with 100 locally grown pumpkins from Strom’s Farm, this…

REVIEW: Welly One-Off S’Wheat Thang by Wellington Brewery

S’WHEAT THANG BY WELLINGTON BREWERY STYLE: Hoppy Wheat Ale ABV: 5.5% IBU: N/A COUNTRY: Canada REGION: Guelph, ON BREWERY: Wellington Brewery From Wellington Brewery, After a long and brutal winter, we’re welcoming the spring with a crisp and hoppy wheat ale. S’wheat Thang has an unfiltered wheat body with a balanced bitterness from Cascade, Amarillo, and Sorachi Ace…

REVIEW: Dinner Jacket O’ Red IPA by Arch Brewing Co.

  DINNER JACKET O’ RED IPA BY ARCH BREWING CO. STYLE: American IPA ABV: 6.3% IBU: 60 COUNTRY: Canada REGION: Guelph, ON BREWERY: Arch Brewing Company This luscious ruby-coloured ale combines bold caramel flavours of pale and melanoidin malts and the creamy texture of oats with the bracing crispness of North American hops for an…

REVIEW: Chocolate Milk Stout (2013) by Wellington Brewery

CHOCOLATE MILK STOUT (2013) BY WELLINGTON BREWERY STYLE: Milk / Sweet Stout ABV: 7.2% IBU: 45 COUNTRY: Canada REGION: Guelph, ON BREWERY: Wellington Brewery Back by popular demand! Chocolate Milk Stout is a robust and decadent chocolate stout brewed with fair trade Peruvian cocoa powder, lactose (milk sugar) and a touch of flaked oats. With…

REVIEW: Welly One-Off Gourd’n Lightfoot by Wellington Brewery

GOURD’N LIGHTFOOT BY WELLINGTON BREWERY STYLE: Pumpkin Saison ABV: 4.7% IBU: 18 COUNTRY: Canada REGION: Guelph, ON BREWERY: Wellington Brewery From Wellington Brewery, The Welly One-Off series is a selection of small batch specialty beers created by our brewmasters. These unique beers often use experimental ingredients or unique brewing methods and are a way for our…

REVIEW: Shangri-La IPA (Welly One-Off) by Wellington Brewery

SHANGRI-LA IPA (WELLY ONE-OFF) BY WELLINGTON BREWERY STYLE: American IPA ABV: 6% COUNTRY: Canada REGION: Guelph, ON BREWERY: Wellington Brewery From Wellington Brewery, An unfiltered American style India Pale Ale with notes of tropical fruit, lemon and pine. Dry hopped with Simcoe, Centennial, Amarillo, and Citra hops for an otherworldly aroma and a distinctively hoppy…

REVIEW: Terrestrial India Brown Ale by Wellington Brewery

TERRESTRIAL INDIA BROWN ALE BY WELLINGTON BREWERY STYLE: BROWN ALE ABV: 5.9% COUNTRY: CANADA REGION: GUELPH, ONTARIO BREWERY: WELLINGTON BREWERY According to Wellington Brewery “Brings together the rich malt complexity of an English brown ale with the refreshing citrus hop bitterness of an American style Cascadian dark ale. A Gold Medal winner at the 2012…

REVIEW: Smokey The Beer by Wellington Brewery

SMOKEY THE BEER BY WELLINGTON BREWERY STYLE: SMOKED | ALE ABV: 5.2% COUNTRY: CANADA REGION: GUELPH, ONTARIO BREWERY: WELLINGTON BREWERY According to Wellington Brewery, it is described as “a medium bodied malt forward ale with smoked malts added for a dry and smokey finish.” Appearance | Copper/Chestnut Brownish Smell | Smokey. Taste | Smokiness. Dry.  Right…

REVIEW: Chocolate Milk Stout by Wellington Brewery

CHOCOLATE MILK STOUT BY WELLINGTON BREWERY STYLE: MILK / SWEET STOUT ABV: 7.2% IBU: 45 COUNTRY: CANADA REGION: GUELPH, ONTARIO BREWERY: WELLINGTON BREWERY Appearance | Pitch black with a biege head that disappeared quickly. Smell | Dark chocolate and coffee. Taste | Cocoa, roasted malts, and dark chocolate. Aftertaste | Smooth with roasted chocolate and…