Perrin Brewing Sets Date for Annual Release of Malted Milk Ball

Perrin Brewing Company (Comstock Park, Michigan) has officially announced that it will begin the Limited Release of Malted Milk Ball on Thursday, September 24.

Released each year to celebrate the anniversary of the opening of the Perrin Pub, Malted Milk Ball is an Imperial Porter “brewed with lactose and spiced with vanilla and cacao nib” to mimic the flavor profile of “one of [Perrin’s] favorites treats”: the malted milk ball. To give this liquid confection a bit more of an adult flair, Malted Milk Ball (12% ABV) was finished with 9 months of aging in oak Bourbon barrels.

Malted Milk Ball 2020 will hit the Perrin Pub on September 24 and distribution will follow shortly after the on-site release. You can expect to find this Limited Release available in 22 oz. bottles and on draft at select craft beer-focused establishments located in Michigan. Prost!

Vital Information for Malted Milk Ball from Perrin Brewing Company

Release – Limited; September 24, 2020
Style – Imperial Porter
ABV – 12%
IBUs – 30
Added Ingredients – Lactose, vanilla & cacao nibs
Treatment – Aged for 9 months in oak Bourbon barrels
Availability – 22 oz. bottles & draft
Distribution – Michigan only
Beer Finder – https://www.perrinbrewing.com/beer-finder/

Perrin Brewing Co. Gives its Side Hustle Series a Rhu-Awakening

Perrin Brewing Company (Comstock Park, Michigan) has officially announced that it will begin the Limited Release of Rhu-Awakening on August 20.

Dropping as the newest release in Perrin’s Side Hustle Series of innovative brews, Rhu-Awakening is a Kettle Sour Ale that “balances the tartness of Rhubarb with the sweetness of Strawberry to give your mouth a nice thirst-quenching kick!” Coming in at 6% ABV, Rhu-Awakening is here to help you “celebrate the end of summer with a timeless flavor combination.”

Rhu-Awakening is scheduled to hit the Perrin Pub on August 20 and will enter distribution shortly after the on-site release. You can expect to find this Limited Release offering available in 6-packs of 12 oz. cans and on draft at select craft beer-focused establishments located in Michigan. Prost!

Vital Information for Rhu-Awakening from Perrin Brewing Company

Release – Limited/Side Hustle Series; August 20, 2020
Style – Fruited Sour Ale
ABV – 6%
Added Ingredients – Rhubarb & strawberry
Availability – 6-packs of 12 oz. cans & draft
Distribution – Michigan
Beer Finder – https://www.perrinbrewing.com/beer-finder/

Perrin Brewing Set for Seasonal Drop of Call Me Hazy – Tropical IPA

Perrin Brewing Company (Comstock Park, Michigan) has officially announced that it will begin the Seasonal Release of Call Me Hazy – Tropical IPA on Thursday, June 25.

Arriving as the latest release in Perrin Brewing Company’s newly-established Call Me Hazy Series of rotating IPAs, Call Me Hazy – Tropical IPA is a Hazy/Juicy India Pale Ale that boasts a “tropical twist – fresh tropical stone fruit aromatics with hints of coconut, passion fruit, mango and lime.” Coming in at 7.5% ABV, Call Me Hazy – Tropical IPA is filled with all the beach vibes you seek in a summertime sipper.

Call Me Hazy – Tropical IPA will hit the Perrin Pub on June 25 and distribution will follow shortly after the on-site release. You can expect to find this Seasonal Release available in 6-packs of 12 oz. cans and on draft at select craft beer-focused establishments located within the brewery’s distribution footprint in Michigan. Prost!

Vital Information for Call Me Hazy – Tropical IPA from Perrin Brewing Company

Release – Seasonal/Call Me Hazy IPA Series; launching June 25, 2020
Style – Hazy/Juicy India Pale Ale
ABV – 7.5%
Availability – 6-packs of 12 oz. cans & draft
Beer Finder – https://www.perrinbrewing.com/beer-finder/

Perrin Brewing Launches New Rotating IPA Series with Release of Call Me Hazy – Juicy IPA

CallMeJuicyIPAWebPerrin Brewing Company (Comstock Park, Michigan) has officially announced that it will begin the Seasonal Release of Call Me Hazy – Juicy IPA in late March 2020.

Arriving as the first release in the new Call Me Hazy Series of rotating IPAs that allows “Perrin’s brewers to explore the breadth and depth of hop flavor,” Call Me Hazy – Juicy IPA is a Hazy/Juicy India Pale Ale “packed full of intense hops for a hazy, complex brew with a bright finish at 7.5% ABV,”

“Call Me Hazy is a new IPA series for Perrin Brewing, it’ll feature rotating IPAs throughout the year with a focus on a Hazy profile. The first release is Call Me Hazy – Juicy IPA crafted with specialty hops and select malts for an extremely juicy finish. This rotating IPA series will be an enjoyable mix to the IPA line-up this year.”

 

– John Stewart, Director of Brewing Operations at Perrin Brewing Company

Call Me Hazy – Juicy IPA debuted at the Perrin Pub on March 19 and is scheduled to enter distribution shortly after that date.  You can expect to find this new Seasonal Release available in 6-packs of 12 oz. cans and on draft at select craft beer-focused establishments located in Michigan.  Prost!

Vital Information for Call Me Hazy – Juicy IPA from Perrin Brewing Company

Release – Seasonal/Call Me Hazy IPA Series; March 19, 2020
Style – Hazy/Juicy India Pale Ale
ABV – 7.5%
Availability – 6-packs of 12 oz. cans & draft
Beer Finder – https://www.perrinbrewing.com/beer-finder/

Perrin Brewing Co. Adds 100 Calorie Low Rise IPA to Year-Round Lineup

PerrinLowRisePerrin Brewing Company (Comstock Park, Michigan) has officially announced that Low Rise IPA, a low-calorie India Pale Ale, will join the brewery’s Year-Round portfolio in mid-March 2020.

Developed to give IPA lovers in Michigan an everyday, calorie-conscious option, Low Rise is a Session India Pale Ale that “is boldly hop-forward and brightly aromatic thanks to a generous amount of piney Sultana hops and citrusy, tropical Citra hops.”  Weighing in at just 4% ABV, 100 calories and 2 grams of carbs (per 12 oz. serving), Low Rise IPA is “the perfect fit for those seeking a low-calorie adult beverage with full flavor.”

“Perrin Low Rise, lo-cal IPA is a great addition to the core year-round line up! It’s a delicate balance between a light bodied IPA and a full hop profile,” said Lindsey VanDenBoom, Marketing Director at Perrin Brewing. “People have the opportunity to keep their calorie intake light while not compromising the taste of a fresh, hoppy IPA. With only 100 calories and 4% ABV, this is a beer to keep stocked in the fridge on a daily basis.”

Low Rise IPA will debut in the Perrin Pub on March 12 and is scheduled to enter distribution in April. You can expect to find this new Year-Round offering available in 6-packs of 12 oz. cans and on draft at craft beer-friendly establishments located throughout Perrin Brewing Company’s distribution footprint in Michigan.  Prost!

Vital Information for Low Rise IPA from Perrin Brewing Co.

Release – Year-Round; launching mid-March 2020
Style – Session/Low-Calorie India Pale Ale
ABV – 4%
Calories – 100
Carbs – 2 grams
Featured Hops – Sultana & Citra
Availability – 6-packs of 12 oz. cans & draft
Beer Finder – https://www.perrinbrewing.com/beer-finder/

 

Perrin Brewing Begins Limited Release of Carrot Cake Cream Ale

unnamed (2)Perrin Brewing Company (Comstock Park, Michigan) has officially announced that it will kick off its 2020 Side Hustle Series with the release of Carrot Cake Cream Ale in late January.

Supported by a base featuring “a wide variety of specialty malts for a rich cake flavor and malty backbone,” Carrot Cake Cream Ale is an indulgent Cream Ale that was “blended with pineapple, lactose and three hundred pounds of real carrots.” To ensure that they captured the full carrot cake experience, Perrin Brewing went the extra mile by adding ” seven moist, decadent carrot cakes from Arnie’s Bakery . . . to the mash to lend Carrot Cake Cream Ale a delectable dose of authentic, locally-baked cake flavor” (the added sheet cakes “were made with fresh shredded carrots, crushed pineapple, raisins, cake flour and eggs, and topped with whipped cream cheese icing.)  Weighing in at 5.8% ABV, Carrot Cake Cream Ale is just like pouring up “a slice of sweet and creamy carrot cake.”

“Excellence is doing ordinary things extraordinarily well. With our award-winning carrot cake and Perrin’s excellent brewing talents we know you’ll love this new Side Hustle release. Working with the good, honest, and passionate people at another local business makes it fun to collaborate and create together!”

 

– Jimmy and Arne Fahlen of Arnie’s Bakery

Carrot Cake Cream Ale debuted in The Perrin Pub on January 25 and is scheduled to enter distribution any day now.  You can expect to find this Limited Release available in 6-packs of 12 oz. cans and on draft at select craft beer-focused establishments located in Michigan.  Prost!

Vital Information for Carrot Cake Cream Ale from Perrin Brewing Company

Release – Limited/Side Hustle Series; January 25, 2020
Style – Cream Ale
ABV – 5.8%
IBUs – 25

Added Ingredients – Pineapple, lactose, carrots & seven carrot cakes from Arnie’s Bakery
Fun Fact – On the Side Hustle Series: “Perrin will release a new Side Hustle Series beer every other month for statewide distribution. The series allows Perrin’s brewers to creatively explore new ingredients and techniques, and provide Michigan’s craft beer lovers with innovative new flavors.”
Availability – 6-packs of 12 oz. cans & draft
Distribution – Michigan 
Beer Finder – https://www.perrinbrewing.com/beer-finder/

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Perrin Brewing Co. Introduces Coffee Latte Brown Ale as New Winter Seasonal

unnamed - 2019-12-12T150136.118Perrin Brewing Company (Comstock Park, Michigan) has officially announced that Coffee Latte Brown Ale will join its Seasonal lineup in early December 2019.

Brewed in partnership with Detroit’s Germack Coffee Roasters, Coffee Latte is a Brown Ale that is “perky with coffee, light chocolate notes and roasty aromatics, with milk sugar added to give it the luxurious creaminess of a latte.”  To get the coffee notes just right in this brew, Perrin decided to feature Germack’s I-75 Blend – “an accessible road trip blend that’s dark-roasted, earthy, full-bodied and smooth.”  Coming in at an easy-sippin’ 5.8% ABV, Coffee Latte is here to make sure you can get your coffee fix any time of day this winter.

“I’m a coffee drinker by day and beer drinker by night, so an opportunity to craft a unique and delicious product seemed like a great way to combine them,” said Steven Puwalski, Director of Coffee at Germack Coffee. “I think coffee connoisseurs can be inspired by beer drinkers to pick up on quality, tasting notes and a different way of thinking about what they’re drinking.”

Coffee Latte hit The Perrin Pub on December 12 and is scheduled to enter distribution shortly after the on-site release.  You can expect to find this new Seasonal offering available in 6-packs of 12 oz. cans, 15-packs of 12 oz. cans and on draft at select craft beer-focused establishments located throughout Perrin Brewing Company’s distribution footprint in Michigan.  Prost!

Vital Information for Coffee Latte from Perrin Brewing Company

Release – Seasonal; launching early December 2019
Style – Brown Ale
ABV – 5.8%
Added Ingredients – I-75 coffee blend from Germack Coffee Roasters
Fun Fact – Coffee Latte actually debuted in Perrin Brewing Company’s Winter Warmer Mixed Pack, but it has been such a hit that it is getting an immediate upgrade to Seasonal status
Availability – 6-packs of 12 oz. cans, 15-packs of 12 oz. cans & draft
Distribution – Michigan 
Beer Finder – https://www.perrinbrewing.com/beer-finder/

Perrin Brewing Co. Blasts Winter with Arctic Chill NEIPA

unnamed (1)Perrin Brewing Company (Comstock Park, Michigan) has officially announced that it will close out its 2019 Side Hustle Series with the November Release of Arctic Chill New England IPA.

Here to serve as a “cool twist” on one of the most popular craft beer styles out there today, Arctic Chill is a New England-style India Pale Ale that incorporates winter wheat into its recipe to create “a light, fluffy, snow-like body.”  Michigan Copper and Hallertau Blanc hops are also featured in the recipe to “deliver floral, fruity hop flavors and enough juicy aroma of gooseberry to give you goosebumps.”

Arctic Chill hit The Perrin Pub on November 14 and will enter distribution shortly after the on-site release.  You can expect to find this Limited Release available in 6-packs of 12 oz. cans and on draft at select craft beer-focused establishments located in Michigan.  Prost!

Vital Information for Arctic Chill New England IPA from Perrin Brewing Company

Release – Limited/Side Hustle Series; mid-November 2019
Style – New England India Pale Ale
ABV – 7%
Featured Hops – Michigan Copper & Hallertau Blanc
Availability – 6-packs of 12 oz. cans & draft
Distribution – Michigan
Beer Finder – https://www.perrinbrewing.com/beer-finder/

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Perrin Brewing Company Entices Fans with S’more Stout

SmoreStout_Mock-copy-1200x2048Perrin Brewing Company (Comstock Park, Michigan) has officially announced that it will begin distribution of S’more Stout, the newest offering to come out of the brewery’s Side Hustle Series, in October 2019.

Crafted to be a “7% ABV twist on your favorite fireside treat,” S’more Stout is a Milk Stout “loaded with flavors of marshmallow, graham cracker and chocolate.” With lactose supplying a “rich, creamy mouthfeel,” S’more Stout is a “toasty, desserty stout” that will certainly have you “asking for S’more!”

S’more Stout is available now at the Perrin Pub and is scheduled to enter distribution in early October 2019. You can expect to find this Limited Release offering available in 6-packs of 12 oz. cans and on draft at select craft beer-focused establishments located in Michigan only. Prost!

Vital Information for S’more Stout from Perrin Brewing Company

Release – Limited/Side Hustle Series; late September/early October 2019
Style – Milk Stout
ABV – 7%
Fun Fact – On the Side Hustle Series: “Perrin will release a new Side Hustle Series beer every other month for statewide distribution. The series allows Perrin’s brewers to creatively explore new ingredients and techniques, and provide Michigan’s craft beer lovers with innovative new flavors.”
Availability – 6-packs of 12 oz. cans & draft
Distribution – Michigan only
Beer Finder – https://www.perrinbrewing.com/beer-finder/

Perrin Brewing Co. Works that Side Hustle to Release Pineapple Upside Down IPA

PerrinUSDIPAartPerrin Brewing Company (Comstock Park, Michigan) has officially announced that it will begin the Limited Release of Pineapple Upside Down IPA, the latest installment in the brewery’s Side Hustle Series, on August 1.

Inspired by the classic cake of the same name, Pineapple Upside Down IPA is an India Pale Ale brewed with “wheat and lactose to create a creamy cake-like malt body” and balanced with “notes of tropical fruit and coconut” sourced from Sabro and Styrian Cardinal hops. To stay true to the promise of its name, Pineapple Upside Down IPA (7% ABV) was ultimately “soaked in the flavor equivalent of 500 pineapples to provide [a] sweet-and-tart citrus punch.”

Pineapple Upside Down IPA will debut in the Perrin Pub on August 1 and distribution is scheduled to follow shortly after the on-site release. You can expect to find this Limited Release available in 6-packs of 12 oz. cans and on draft at select craft beer-focused establishments located in Michigan only.  Prost!

Vital Information for Pineapple Upside Down IPA from Perrin Brewing Company

Release – Limited/Side Hustle Series; launching August 1, 2019
Style – American India Pale Ale
ABV – 7%
Featured Hops – Sabro & Styrian Cardinal 
Added Ingredients – Pineapple & lactose
Fun Fact – On the Side Hustle Series: “Perrin will release a new Side Hustle Series beer every other month for statewide distribution. The series allows Perrin’s brewers to creatively explore new ingredients and techniques, and provide Michigan’s craft beer lovers with innovative new flavors.”
Availability – 6-packs of 12 oz. cans & draft
Distribution – Michigan only
Beer Finder – https://www.perrinbrewing.com/beer-finder/

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