AMSTERDAM TEMPEST IMPERIAL STOUT Rating: NNNN Why Brace yourselves, beer.
Why Brace yourselves, beer guzzlers – Amsterdam’s stormy stout is back. Packing a rich and bitter punch, this high-octane brew is not for the faint of palate. Best consumed while seated.
Price 500 ml/$6.25
Availability LCBO 317032
Why Clocking in at 60 IBUs, this floral and assertive pale ale is brewed for Guelph indie brewing company Double Trouble by local legend Paul Dickey. Sip alongside a round of spicy rye whisky for a real treat.
Price 473 ml/$2.95
Availability LCBO 362855
Why GLB knows a thing or two about kick-ass IPAs. One of the Etobicoke brewery’s anticipated Tank Ten offerings, Lake Effect’s personality – blasts of citrus, resin and tropical fruit – might sweep you away if you’re not careful.
Price 650 ml/$5.95
Availability LCBO 353920