Posted September 6, 2017
Wellington to release limited edition Welly Cask Fest beers
Guelph – Wellington Brewery’s upcoming Welly Cask Fest – hosted September 9-10, 2017 – marks the release of four new limited edition beers in 750ml bottles.
Vantablack Black Lager (4.8%) – A German-style lager with roasted malt notes with suggestions of coffee and bitter chocolate, mild body, and clean, dry finish. $7.95 each.
The Big DIPA Imperial IPA (9.2%) – A double IPA with notes of pine, citrus, and stone fruit. $9.95 each.
Prickly When Poked Prickly Pear Saison (5.2%) – This collaboration with Cameron’s Brewing Co. is brewed with prickly pear said to add a sweet and slightly tart fruit note. $7.95 each.
Guelph Trappist Hunks Trappist Style Ale (7.6%) – A five-way collaboration with Royal City Brewing, Escarpment Labs, Brothers Brewing and Stonehammer that uses local honey and Lego candy. $9.95 each.
All four beers are carbonated versions of their cask counterparts – wrapped in decorative paper. They go on sale Saturday September 9, 2017 at 12pm through Wellington’s retail store.