Adam and Richard travel to Rockville, Maryland to visit 7 Locks Brewing.
In this episode, Richard and Adam chat with 7 Locks Brewing Brewmaster, Michael Linzmeyer, about the upcoming Cigar + Beer Pairing event. On October 12th, from 2pm-5pm, 7 Locks Brewing will be hosting the pairing event with Davidus Cigars. For only $45.00, enjoy three cigars, two pints, and the first release of 7 Locks new Barrel Aged Bottle Program, the Lockhouse Cellar Reserve.
Cigar + Beer Pairings:
- Lord Baltimore Mild Cigar with the Rock Creek KolschBeer
- Lord Calvert Medium Cigar paired with the GrubbyThicket Brown Ale
- Sear Knight Low-end Full-bodied Cigar paired with the first barrel aged bottle – Bannockburn Islay Ale
7 Locks Beer Lineup
Michael shares how 7 Locks Brewing goes about doing their barrel-aged beers. They utilize bourbon whiskey barrels. The barrel-aged beer they are going to be releasing in bottles is a Scottish Ale.
The hosts and Michael touch on a few of 7 Locks beers, including their Grubby Thicket Brown Ale and a New England Style IPA, Shattered Glass.
Richard and Michael explain “Beer Math” and the “Golden Ratio.” If you are an avid beer drinker then you won’t want to miss this discussion.
Pumpkin Spice and Everything Nice?
Richard isn’t on board with pumpkin spice in beer, however, Adam and Michael disagree. The three go into a discussion about pumpkin beer versus pumpkin spice beer, and each of their thoughts on it.
For more information on the event, visit the DC Beer event calendar.
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