DuClaw Brewing Expands Sweet Baby Jesus! Lineup with New Chai Variant

DuClaw Brewing Co. (Baltimore, Maryland) has officially announced that it will introduce Sweet Baby Chai! as a new Seasonal Release during the first quarter of 2022.

The first of four new variations planned for 2022 of DuClaw’s incredibly popular Sweet Baby Jesus! Chocolate Peanut Butter Porter, Sweet Baby Chai! is an American Porter “brewed with an aromatic blend of Masala chai tea, signature dark chocolate and smooth peanut butter.” Coming in at 6.2% ABV, Sweet Baby Chai! comes together to be a “full-bodied porter [that] offers a playful twist on its original counterpart.”

“Knowing that Sweet Baby Jesus! is one of our hallmark beers, we understood that every ingredient introduced with would have to be a natural fit,” said Dave Benfield, CEO and founder of DuClaw Brewing. “Experimenting with savory chai spices was a fun elevation for current fans, but also opened the door for folks who seek out a little kick in every sip.”

Sweet Baby Chai! is out now with availability in 12 oz. cans and on draft. You can expect to find this new Seasonal at craft beer-focused establishments located in Alabama, Florida, Maryland and throughout the rest of DuClaw’s full distribution footprint. Prost!

Vital Information for Sweet Baby Chai! from DuClaw Brewing Co.

Release – Seasonal; Q1 2022
Style – American Porter
ABV – 6.2%
IBUs – 33
Malts – Pilsner, Dark Chocolate & Crystal Munich
Hops – Chinook
Added Ingredients – Masala chai tea, signature dark chocolate & smooth peanut butter
Availability – 12 oz. cans & draft
Beer Finder – https://duclaw.com/beer-finder/

DuClaw Brewing Co. Tests Your Fear of the Dark with Limited Release of Noir Black IPA

DuClaw Brewing Co. (Baltimore, Maryland) has officially announced that it will begin the Limited Release of Noir Black IPA in mid-February 2022.

Developed to force you to “set doubts aside [and] come around to the uncommon,” Noir is a “dark, dreamy masterpiece” of a Black India Pale Ale featuring Chinook, Citra, Simcoe and Amarillo hops. Coming in at 7% ABV, Noir is “surprisingly smooth, offering hoppy hints of citrus and pine, and an intense aroma of spice, herbs, and tropical fruit.”

Noir is rolling out now and will be sticking around only as long as supplies last. You can expect to find this Limited Release available in 16 oz. cans and on draft at select craft beer-focused establishments located in Alabama, Florida, Maryland and throughout the rest of DuClaw’s distribution footprint. Prost!

Vital Information for Noir from DuClaw Brewing Co.

Release – Limited; mid-February 2022
Style – Black India Pale Ale
ABV – 7%
IBUs – 58
Hops – Chinook, Citra, Simcoe & Amarillo
Malts – Pilsner, Unmalted Raw Wheat & Midnight Wheat
Availability – 16 oz. cans & draft
Beer Finder – https://duclaw.com/beer-finder/

DuClaw Brewing Breaks Out the Rose Colored Glasses

DuClaw Brewing Co. (Baltimore, Maryland) has officially announced that it will begin the Limited Release of Rose Colored Glasses in mid-January 2022.

Inspired by the legendary French 75 cocktail, Rose Colored Glasses is a hoppy Sour Ale featuring Lemondrop hops, Chardonnay juice and homemade rose water. Coming in at 7.1% ABV, Rose Colored Glasses showcases a “balance of mouth-puckering lemon and freshly plucked juniper berries.”

Rose Colored Glasses is rolling out now and will stick around only as long as supplies last. You can expect to find this Limited Release available in 12 oz. cans and on draft at select craft beer-focused establishments located in Alabama, Florida, Maryland and throughout the rest of DuClaw’s distribution area. Prost!

Vital Information for Rose Colored Glasses from DuClaw Brewing Co.

Release – Limited/Hopped Sour Series; mid-January 2022
Style – American Sour Ale
ABV – 7.1%
IBUs – 12
Featured Hops – Lemondrop
Added Ingredients – Chardonnay juice & rose water
Availability – 12 oz. cans & draft
Beer Finder – https://duclaw.com/beer-finder/

DuClaw Brewing Co. Helps out Bottleshare with Release of 3 Scoops Neapolitan Stout

DuClaw Brewing Co. (Baltimore, Maryland) has officially announced that it will begin the Limited Release of 3 Scoops Neapolitan Stout in mid-November 2021.

Brewed in collaboration with and to raise funds for Bottleshare – “a fundraising and fund distribution nonprofit organization . . . [that grants] out emergency funds to members of the craft beverage industry when they experience extreme hardships that prevent them from working or producing an income,” 3 Scoops is a Stout “packed with the rich vanilla, strawberry purée, and decadent dark chocolate flavors of classic Neapolitan ice cream.” Coming in at 7.5% ABV, 3 Scoops rocks “a creamy, slightly sweet stout base that makes it simple to sip back, relax, and enjoy this sweet trifecta treat.”

3 Scoops is rolling out now and will hang around only as long as supplies last. You can expect to find this Limited Release available in 12 oz. cans and on draft at select craft beer-focused establishments located in Alabama, Maryland, Colorado, Georgia, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia. Prost!

Vital Information for 3 Scoops Neapolitan Stout from DuClaw Brewing Co.

Release – Limited; mid- to late November 2021
Style – Stout
ABV – 7.5%
IBUs – 28
Malts – Pilsner, Vienna, Flaked Wheat, Pale Chocolate, Golden Naked Oats & Blackprinz
Hops – Chinook
Added Ingredients – Vanilla, strawberry purée & dark chocolate
Fun Fact – 100% of sales go to benefit Bottleshare and its mission to assist members of the craft beer community
Distribution – Alabama, Maryland, Colorado, Georgia, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee & Virginia
Beer Finder – https://duclaw.com/beer-finder/

DuClaw Brewing Takes Hopped Sour Series to New Heights with Cloud Mango

DuClaw Brewing Co. (Baltimore, Maryland) has officially announced that it will begin the Limited Release of Cloud Mango in October 2021.

The next delightful release in DuClaw’s Hopped Sour Series, Cloud Mango is an American Sour Ale that has been amped up with tropical hops notes sourced from Citra and HBC 472 hops, and then hit with additions of “carefully toasted coconut flakes, pure mango purée, and ground vanilla beans.” Coming in at 7.1% ABV, Cloud Mango is sure to “delight your tastebuds with pillowy softness, inviting hints of honey and oak, and smoky sweetness.”

Cloud Mango is scheduled to arrive any day now and will hang around only as long as supplies last. You can expect to find this Limited Release available in 12 oz. cans and on draft at select craft beer-focused establishments located in Alabama, Florida, Maryland and throughout the rest of DuClaw’s distribution footprint. Prost!

Vital Information for Cloud Mango from DuClaw Brewing Co.

Release – Limited; October 2021
Style – American Sour Ale
ABV – 7.1%
IBUs – 12
Malts – Pilsner, Unmalted Raw Wheat, Malted Oats, Honey Malt & Mr. Bigglesworth
Hops – Citra & HBC 472
Added Ingredients – Toasted coconut flakes, mango purée & ground vanilla beans
Availability – 12 oz. cans & draft
Beer Finder – https://duclaw.com/beer-finder/


DuClaw Brewing Makes Brunch an All Day Affair with Release of Sour Me Mimosa

DuClaw Brewing Co. (Baltimore, Maryland) has officially announced that it will begin the Limited Release of Sour Me Mimosa in late June 2021.

Carefully crafted to be “reminiscent of your favorite champagne cocktail,” Sour Me Mimosa is an Imperial Sour Ale “made with additions of orange juice, tangerine purée, tangerine peel and a touch of monk fruit.” Coming in at a sip worthy 9.3% ABV, Sour Me Mimosa is “bound to make you bliss out on brunch.”

Sour Me Mimosa is rolling out now and will be available only as long as supplies last. You can expect to find this Limited Release available in 16 oz. cans and on draft at select craft beer-focused establishments located in Alabama, Florida, Maryland and throughout the rest of DuClaw’s distribution footprint. Prost!

Vital Information for Sour Me Mimosa from DuClaw Brewing Co.

Release – Limited/Sour Me Series; late June 2021
Style – Imperial Sour Ale
ABV – 9.3%
IBUs – 10
Hops – Saaz, Sorachi Ace & Pacifica
Malts – Pilsner, Mid-Atlantic Red Wheat, Unmalted Wheat & Malted Oats
Featured Ingredients – Orange juice, tangerine purée, tangerine peel & monk fruit
Availability – 16 oz. cans & draft
Beer Finder – https://duclaw.com/beer-finder/

DuClaw Brewing Co. Adds Banana Bread Pudding Hefeweizen to PastryArchy Series

DuClaw Brewing Co. (Baltimore, Maryland) has officially announced that it will begin the Limited Release of The PastryArchy Banana Bread Pudding Hefeweizen in late May 2021.

The newest arrival in DuClaw’s series a sweet-treat-themed offerings, The PastryArchy Banana Bread Pudding Hefeweizen started with a “backdrop of a classic spiced Hefeweizen” that was then hit with over 3,000 hand-peeled bananas and dosed with all the decadent ingredients you commonly find in banana bread and bread pudding. Coming in at 6.2% ABV, The PastryArchy Banana Bread Pudding Hefeweizen will leave your “senses . . . enveloped in aromas of banana, chocolate, cinnamon, clove, nutmeg & confection.”

The PastryArchy Banana Bread Pudding Hefeweizen is rolling out now and will be available only as long as supplies last. You can expect to find this new Limited Release available in 16 oz. cans and on draft at select craft beer-focused establishments located in Alabama, Florida, Maryland and throughout the rest of DuClaw’s distribution footprint. Prost!

Vital Information for The PastryArchy Banana Bread Pudding Hefeweizen from DuClaw Brewing Co.

Release – Limited/The PastryArchy Series; late May 2021
Style – Hefeweizen
ABV – 6.2%
IBUs – 15
Malts – Pilsner, Red Wheat, Dextrin, & Biscuit
Hops – Experimental hop #06300
Availability – 16 oz. cans & draft
Beer Finder – https://duclaw.com/beer-finder/

DuClaw Brewing Readies for Warm Weather With Release of Summertime Seedless

DuClaw Brewing Co. (Baltimore, Maryland) has officially announced that it will begin the Limited Release of Summertime Seedless, a Hopped Sour Ale with watermelon, in mid-April 2021.

Here to be your warm weather quencher as spring looks to summer, Summertime Seedless is a Sour Ale hopped with Huell Melon hops and “brewed with watermelon juice and lactose to bring semi-sweet and mildly tart flavors forward.” Coming in at 7.1% ABV, the “light and sunny . . . Summertime Seedless will transport you straight to the beach.”

Summertime Seedless is rolling out now and will be available for a limited time in 12 oz. cans and on draft. You can expect to find this Limited Release at select craft beer-focused establishments located in Alabama, Florida, Maryland and throughout the rest of DuClaw’s distribution footprint. Prost!

Vital Information for Summertime Seedless from DuClaw Brewing Co.

Release – Limited; mid-April 2021
Style – Sour Ale
ABV – 7.1%
IBUs – 12
Featured Hops – Huell Melon
Malts – Pilsner, Unmalted Wheat & Malted Oats
Added Ingredients – Watermelon juice & lactose
Availability – 12 oz. cans & draft
Beer Finder – https://duclaw.com/beer-finder/

DuClaw Brewing Co. Goes Oatmeal Cream Pie for Latest PastryArchy Release

DuClaw Brewing Co. (Baltimore, Maryland) has officially announced that it will begin the Limited Release of The PastryArchy Oatmeal Cream Pie in late March 2021.

Here to give you all the comfort of an oatmeal cream pie in liquid form, The PastryArchy Oatmeal Cream Pie is an Imperial Honey Wheat Ale that is “golden, medium-bodied and clean with subtle complexities and slight breadiness.” Coming in at 8% ABV, The PastryArchy Oatmeal Cream Pie has “aromas and flavors of ultra-soft, spiced oatmeal cookies sandwiching the fluffiest of vanilla cream filling layered in every. single. sip.”

The PastryArchy Oatmeal Cream Pie is scheduled to roll out in late March and will hang around only as long as supplies last. You can expect to find this Limited Release available in 16 oz. cans and on draft at select craft beer-focused establishments located in Alabama, Florida, Maryland and throughout the rest of DuClaw Brewing Co.’s distribution footprint. Prost!

Vital Information for The PastryArchy Oatmeal Cream Pie from DuClaw Brewing Co.

Release – Limited/The PastryArchy Series; late March 2021
Style – Imperial Wheat Ale/Honey Beer
ABV – 8%
IBUs – 25
Malts – Pilsner, Mid-Atlantic Red Wheat & Malted Oats
Hops – Bravo, Hallertauer & Mittelfruh
Availability – 16 oz. cans & draft
Beer Finder – https://duclaw.com/beer-finder/

DuClaw Brewing Tricks Us All With Hoodwink IPA

DuClaw Brewing Co. (Baltimore, Maryland) has officially announced that it will begin the Limited Release of Hoodwink, a Faux Brett IPA, in late January 2021.

Creatively developed by DuClaw to provide the complexity of a Brett experience without all the dangers of inoculating their entire brewery with that pesky lil’ yeasty, Hoodwink is an India Pale Ale that uses an alternate “yeast that produces just the right amount of funk and fruit esters with notes of mango and pineapple.” Coming in at 6.5% ABV, Hoodwink will have you “[pourin’ one out and [embracing] the deception.”

Hoodwink is rolling out now and will be available only as long as supplies last. You can expect to find this Limited Release available in 16 oz. cans and on draft at select craft beer-focused establishments located in Alabama, Florida, Maryland and throughout the rest of DuClaw’s distribution footprint. Prost!

Vital Information for Hoodwink Faux Brett IPA from DuClaw Brewing Co.

Release – Limited; late January 2021
Style – American India Pale Ale
ABV – 6.5%
IBUs – 55
Hops – Bravo, HBC-472 & Sultana
Malts – Pilsner, Crystal 60, Carapils & Amber
Availability – 16 oz. cans & draft
Beer Finder – https://duclaw.com/beer-finder/