Heavy Seas Sets Date for Joose Cannon Lemon Meringue Pie Can Release

Heavy Seas Beer (Baltimore, Maryland) has officially announced that it will begin the Limited Curbside Release of Joose Cannon Lemon Meringue Pie on Friday, March 26.

Serving as the next “exciting twist on [Heavy Seas Beer’s] flagship IPA Loose Cannon,” Joose Cannon Lemon Meringue Pie is Hazy/Juicy India Pale Ale “brewed with lemon for zest and lactose for creaminess” to mimic “the sweet and tart flavors of lemon meringue pie.” Coming in at 7.25% ABV, the “perfectly tangy and velvety” Joose Cannon Lemon Meringue Pie proves that it “really is as nice as pie.”

“With the success of Joose Cannon Key Lime Pie in 2020, we knew we wanted to experiment with a lemon meringue spin on Joose Cannon this spring.” says Heavy Seas Associate Brand Manager, Amanda Zivkovic. “Lemon meringue pie is such a delicious spring-time treat, and this beer really captures that balance of sweetness and tanginess!”

“Ah, yes, this was a fun one,” says Brewmaster Christopher Leonard. “We had such a blast with the Key Lime Pie version last year, and, well, 2020 just gave us nothing but lemons. So, let’s make Lemon Meringue Pie Joose Cannon in 2021! Loads of Citra hops and (no surprise here) many gallons of lemon juice blend nicely with lactose and just a hint of vanilla to provide that ‘whoa! It’s pie-in-a-glass,’ experience. Enjoy!”

Joose Cannon Lemon Meringue Pie – available in 4-packs of 16 oz. cans – will be available (as long as supplies last) for Curbside Release at Heavy Seas Beer on March 26. Joose Cannon Lemon Meringue Pie is a brewery only release and will not see distribution. Prost!

Vital Information for Joose Cannon Lemon Meringue Pie from Heavy Seas Beer

Release – Limited/Joose Cannon Series; March 26, 2021
Style – Hazy/Juicy India Pale Ale
ABV – 7.25%
Featured Hops – Citra
Added Ingredients – Lemon juice & lactose
Availability – 4-packs of 16 oz. cans
Distribution – None. Brewery only

Heavy Seas Beer Continues Taproom Exclusive Joose Cannon Series with Release of Glacier Froot

Heavy Seas Beer (Baltimore, Maryland) has officially announced that it will begin the Taproom Exclusive Release of Joose Cannon: Glacier Froot, the fourth release in the brewery’s Joose Cannon Series, during the weekend of Friday, September 4.

Developed to be a sports-drink-inspired take on the brewery’s flagship Loose Cannon IPA, Joose Cannon: Glacier Froot is a Hazy/Juicy India Pale Ale dry-hopped with Citra, Mandarina Bavaria and Simcoe Cryo/Lupulin Powder and then infused with cherry and cranberry juice and strawberry purée. Coming in at 7.25% ABV, Glacier Froot “combines berry and citrus to create an IPA that will quench your thirst on the hottest of days—no electrolytes needed.”

“We’ve brewed our fourth version of Joose Cannon with the usual oats, wheat and a dose of lactose to provide a satisfying, hazy IPA,” says Heavy Seas Brewmaster, Chris Leonard. “This time we’ve dry-hopped it with Citra, Mandarina Bavaria, and Simcoe Cryo/Lupulin Powder to provide juicy aromas of lemon, orange, tangerine and pineapple.  Then, we went ahead and added cherry and cranberry Juice along with a strong helping of strawberry puree.  Citrus and berry flavors make for a most satisfying, quenching hazy IPA experience.”

4-packs of 16 oz. cans of Joose Cannon: Glacier Froot will be available for curbside pickup at the Heavy Seas taproom beginning on Friday, September 4.  This Limited Release offering is a taproom exclusive release and will not see distribution.  Prost!

Vital Information for Joose Cannon: Glacier Froot from Heavy Seas Beer

Release – Limited/Joose Cannon Series; September 4, 2020
Style – Hazy/Juicy India Pale Ale
ABV – 7.25%
Hops – Citra, Mandarina Bavaria & Simcoe Cryo/Lupulin Powder
Added Ingredients – Strawberry purée, cherry juice & cranberry juice
Availability – 4-packs of 16 oz. cans
Distribution – None. Taproom only release

Heavy Seas Beer Expands Joose Cannon Series with Taproom Exclusive Release of Key Lime Pie IPA

45718056452_40d9331d94_cHeavy Seas Beer (Baltimore, Maryland) has officially announced that it will soon hold a Limited Release for Joose Cannon: Key Lime Pie IPA.  The exact release date for this offering is currently undetermined due to concerns regarding Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Dropping as the third release in Heavy Seas Beer’s Joose Cannon Series of “hazier, juicer” takes on the brewery’s flagship Loose Cannon IPA, Joose Cannon: Key Lime Pie IPA is a Hazy/Juicy India Pale Ale brewed with “key lime for zest and lactose for creaminess” to mimic the “sweet and tart flavors of key lime pie.”  Coming in at 7.25% ABV, Joose Cannon: Key Lime Pie IPA is “a little slice of sunshine on a rainy, spring day.”

“The third beer in our Joose Cannon series is a take on one of my favorite desserts,” says Heavy Seas Brewmaster, Christopher Leonard. “Key lime pie has that indulgent, satisfying quality while still being refreshing and fun. We’ve used Lotus and Citra hops, along with lactose, twelve gallons of fresh key lime juice, and yes, graham crackers in the mash. Hopefully folks will find the beer as refreshing, satisfying and fun as I find the pie!”

Since Heavy Seas Beer has temporarily closed its taproom in the interest of public safety as we all deal with this Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation, the previously set release date for Joose Cannon: Key Lime Pie IPA has been postponed indefinitely.  We will be sure to update you here once Heavy Seas sets a new release date.

Joose Cannon: Key Lime Pie IPA will be available in 4-packs of 16 oz. cans and on draft as long as supplies last.  This Limited Release offering is a taproom exclusive release and will not see distribution.  Prost!

Vital Information for Joose Cannon: Key Lime Pie IPA from Heavy Seas Beer

Release – Limited/Joose Cannon Series
Style – Hazy/Juicy India Pale Ale
ABV – 7.25%
Featured Hops – Lotus & Citra
Added Ingredients – Key lime juice, lactose & graham crackers
Fun Fact – “The Joose Cannon: Key Lime Pie label artwork was designed by local Baltimore artist, Chris Gipple, of Nightshift Creative, who also designed Heavy Seas’ 24 Anniversary beer label this past December. All the taproom exclusive beer labels will be designed by Chris in 2020.”
Availability – 4-packs of 16 oz. cans & draft
Distribution – None. Taproom only release

Heavy Seas Beer Continues Joose Cannon Series with Limited Release of Froot Joose IPA

45718056452_40d9331d94_cHeavy Seas Beer (Baltimore, Maryland) has officially announced that it will hold a Limited Release for Froot Joose IPA in its taproom on Friday, November 22.

Arriving as the second release in Heavy Seas Beer’s Joose Cannon Series – experimental twists on the brewery’s flagship Loose Cannon IPA – and the final release from its 15 Barrel Brewhouse in 2019, Froot Joose IPA is a Hazy/Juicy India Pale Ale that “utilizes Citra, Galaxy and Enigma for insane tropical juiciness inspired by the flavors of fruit punch.”  Coming in at 7.25% ABV and “bursting with notes of pineapple and citrus fruits,” Froot Joose IPA is a little luau in a can. Aloha!”

“Joose Cannon Fruit Punch or as we like to say, Froot Joose, is the inspiration for our newest hazy IPA,” says Heavy Seas Brewmaster, Christopher Leonard. “Galaxy, Enigma, and Citrus hops lead the charge up this fruit juicy hill, with Guava, Apricot, Mango, Apple, Pineapple, Orange and Cherry juices joining the party to create a fun “punchy” brew that is sure to please. 7.25% ABV, 45 IBU’s support the myriad fruity aromas and flavors. Oats and wheat are in there too, sure, but they’re just along for the ride!”

Froot Joose IPA – available in 4-packs of 16 oz. cans and on draft – will debut in the Heavy Seas Taproom on November 22 and will hang around only as long as supplies last.  This Limited Release offering is a taproom exclusive release and will not see distribution.  Prost!

Vital Information for Froot Joose IPA from Heavy Seas Beer

Release – Limited; November 22, 2019
Style – Hazy/Juicy India Pale Ale
ABV – 7.25%
IBUs – 45
Featured Hops – Citra, Galaxy & Enigma
Fun Fact – “The Joose Cannon label artwork was designed by local Baltimore artist, Owen Murphy, of One Drop Design Studio, who has designed all of the taproom exclusive beer labels in 2019. Owen also designed Heavy Seas’ 23 Anniversary beer label last December.”
Availability – 4-packs of 16 oz. cans & draft
Distribution – None. Taproom only release