Posted March 18, 2016

Stone City Ales releases blended, wild, soured, barrel-aged Brewmaster’s Cuvée


Stone City Ales’ Layla, Brewmaster’s Cuvee

Kingston – Stone City Ales today announced the release of its Brewmaster’s Cuvée – Layla, a 10-month barrel-aged blend.

“Our brewmaster set out to create an elegant, balanced sour ale by selectively blending 2 different beers that had been aging in [Norman Hardy] Pinot Barrels,” says Stone City. “The result is the beautiful Layla, golden in colour – she’s funky, fruity and oaky with small, vivacious effervescence.”

It is a 60% blend of its Belgian Tripel – aged 10 months with Brettanomyces Bruxellensis and 40% Soured Saison – aged 8 months with Brettanomyces lambicus – combined to 7.5% ABV with 25 IBUs.

The final blend was bottle-conditioned in 750ml waxed bottles with wild yeasts from Escarpment Labs.

Layla is available now at Stone City’s retail store.


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