An Imperial rye beer aged in rye whiskey barrels. This limited, “Barrels & Uniquites” beer is an Imperial verion of Ale Industries Rye’d Piper. Big, rye whiskey barrel notes of cocoa and coconut. It’s big in every way, coming at a solid 10.5%. It comes in a 12oz bottle.
Rye ales contain a notable amount of rye grain in the beer making process which give them mild bitterness and spicy almost sour-like characteristics. The rye, or pumpernickel, flavor is also in the finish and influences the color of the beer. American brewers are using rye grain in many various styles which makes them so varied in the typical characteristics of beer of aroma, taste, color, etc.
- ABV: Varies from low to high alcohol
- Color: Varies from straw to dark brown
- Glassware: Vase glass
- Temperature: 45-55 oF
- Food Pairing: Think spicy - Thai, vietnamese, mexican, indian or jerk chicken