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Wine at Toppers Cellar Door!

label  MARCHESI DEL SALENTO 2015 PRIMITIVO

Commercial Description:

“Cherry color, fruity aroma, young Primitivo, medium alcoholic and acid levels, wine with small complexity, medium ending and low tannin. Cherry, woody and strawberry tasting notes.”

Toppers note: Primitivo is known as the mother of Zinfandel and probably originated in Asia Minor countries, the Italian style is more robust with rustic earthy flavors that are perfect on the palate in the fall. Salut!

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Thursday arrival at Toppers Cellar Door!

Sockeye “Power House” Porter

SOCKEYE POWERHOUSE PORTER

COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
This medal winning porter pours dark brown with a rich tan head. A medium malt sweetness balances with the hops to produce slightly chocolatey overtones and a smooth finish. “Keeping the wheel rolling.”
IBU: 17 115º Lovibond 70% AA 15º Plato
N.A.B.A. 2001 – Gold Medal N.A.B.A. 2003 – Bronze Medal
Toppers note:This brewery from Boise Idaho has produced some excellent beers, I think that you will find this porter very pleasing. Prost!

 

 

Toppers cellar door Thursday arrival!

DESCHUTES “THE DISSIDENT” 2017 RESERVE

The Dissident Commercial Description:

Introducing our wildest brew yet, The Dissident 2017 is a distinctive Belgian-style brown ale. Fermented with wild yeast, we have to isolate this brew so as not to influence the others. Otherwise, we might have anarchy on our hands. So, here’s to solitary confinement.

Malt Crystal, Special B, Pilsner, Acidulated Malt, Munich, Carapils
Hops Saaz
Other Cherries
Barrel Aging 22 months oak-aged (40%)
Alc. 10.5% IBU. 25

Friday’s Arrival! 10/13/2017

 OSKAR BLUES BREWERY
Hotbox Coffee Porter

This porter (6.4% ABV, 30 IBUs) is based on malt flavors of roasted nuts, crème brulee, cocoa, and caramel, extracted from English and German roasted and caramel malts. Hotbox Roasters then crashes the party and infuses potent, cold-extracted coffee from beans sourced from Brazil and Mexico that deals out flavors and aromas of dark plums, chocolate, and hints of blueberry.

Hotbox Coffee Porter

Coffee Porter

ABV IBUs
6.4% 30

Back on the shelf! Black IPA!

Bitterroot Brewery Last Cast Black IPA:

Commercial Description:

Last Cast Black IPA

(ABV 7% IBU 59) The Black IPA has become a favorite seasonal brew for our Bitter Root Brewery customers. This big, dark IPA has a huge Citra hop nose with a strong malt influence. The malt flavors dominate with a hefty hop back bone! Delicious! ABV 7% IBU 56 Available in 12oz cans!