Jolly Pumpkin Artisan Ales Unveils New Look for Noel

Jolly Pumpkin Artisan Ales (Dexter, Michigan) has officially announced that it will begin the Seasonal Release of Noel in mid-November 2020.

Formerly known as Noel de Calabaza, Noel is a holiday-inspired American Wild Ale that features “Jolly Pumpkin’s festive funk, complimented by notes of candied pecans, truffles, sugar plums, and spiced fruitcake.” Coming in at 9% ABV, Noel is a “true holiday flavor mashup . . . [that] is perfect for all this winter’s festivities.”

“From our family to yours, please enjoy this extra special holiday ale. Join us in celebrating the season with wishes of peace and joy for all.”
– The Jolly Pumpkin family

Noel is rolling out now and will be available for as long as supplies last during the 2020 Holiday Season. You can expect to find this Seasonal offering available in 4-packs of 16 oz. cans – a new packaging format for 2020 – and on draft at select craft beer-focused establishments located in Alabama, Florida, Michigan and throughout the rest of Jolly Pumpkin’s distribution area. Prost!

Vital Information for Noel from Jolly Pumpkin Artisan Ales

Release – Seasonal/Limited; returning November 2020
Style – American Wild Ale
ABV – 9%
IBUs – 22
Malts – Pilsner Malt, Wheat Malt & Chocolate Malt
Hops – Styrian Aurora, Fuggle & Tettnang
Treatment – Aged on oak for 6 months
Availability – 4-packs of 16 oz. cans & draft
Beer Finder – https://brewery.jollypumpkin.com/find-our-beer

Jolly Pumpkin’s Noel de Calabaza Returns for the Holidays

unnamed (11)Jolly Pumpkin Artisan Ales (Dexter, Michigan) recently announced that Noel de Calabaza Special Ale, the brewery’s annually released Holiday Ale, will make its way back to shelves and taps beginning in early November.

With a name that translates to “The Holiday Pumpkin”, Noel de Calabaza is a Belgian Dark Strong Ale that is “deep mahogany in appearance with flavors of malt, layered hops, figs, raisins, sugar plums, cashews, and betwixt rum laden truffles.”  After aging in oak for six months, Noel de Calabaza emerges as a 9% ABV Holiday Ale that is “the perfect accompaniment for all times of good cheer.”

“From our family to yours, please enjoy this special beer. Join us in celebrating the season with wishes of peace and joy for all.”

– Ron Jeffries, Jolly Pumpkin’s Founder and Chief Squeegee Operator

Noel de Calabaza officially returns in early November and will be available in 750ml bottles and on draft during the holiday season (while supplies last).  You can find this Special Ale at fine beer establishments located in Alabama, Florida, Michigan and throughout the rest of Jolly Pumpkin’s distribution area.  Prost!

Vital Information for Noel de Calabaza Special Ale from Jolly Pumpkin Artisan Ales

Release – Seasonal/Limited, arrives early November 2017
Style – Belgian Dark Strong Ale
ABV – 9%
IBUs – 22
Malts – Pilsner, Wheat & Chocolate
Hops – Celia, Fuggle & Tettnang
Treatment – Aged in oak for 6 months
Availability – 750ml bottles & draft
Distribution Info – http://brewery.jollypumpkin.com/find-our-biere/