Illuminating The Path | Cigar City Brewing
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Cigar City Brewing
Florida, United States | website
Style: American Strong Ale
Alcohol by volume (ABV): not listed
Availability: Limited (brewed once)
Notes / Commercial Description:
Illuminating the Path is a collaboration with Ecliptic Brewing out of Portland, Oregon. The concept behind this beer was to connect Oregon and Florida, which brought several raw materials to mind. John Harris of Ecliptic and myself decided to use rose hips and marionberries, indigenous to Oregon, plus hibiscus and acai berries from Florida. The recipe for the beer was designed with these ingredients in mind, and then aged in pinot noir barrels from Oregon. The result is dark, with big fruity notes, balanced by vinous wine-like notes. We wanted to balance the concept of beer and wine and believe we have done that successfully.
Added by GatorLCA on 10-31-2013
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.
Reviews: 24 | Ratings: 276
Illuminating The Path from Cigar City Brewing
90 out of 100 based on 24 ratings.