Standing Stone Brewing Company

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Meet Our New Regular: Milk & Honey Ale

Good news, Part I: Milk & Honey Ale is back on tap!

Good news, Part II: Milk & Honey Ale is here to stay!

We hear customer and employee requests for this specialty brew all year long, and we decided it’s about time we dedicate a year-round tap line to this favorite. So, for all you Milk & Honey lovers out there, come grab a pint, pitcher or keg and rest easy; we won’t be running out any time soon.

Milk & HoneyAbout Milk & Honey Ale

This ale presents a polished copper color, silky smooth medium body and nuances of honey, which comes from a proprietary honey malt. We add lactose, an unfermentable milk sugar, to provide body and a slight residual sweetness. 6.0% abv. 25 IBU

Malt

Organic Pilsner

Honey Malt

Acidulated

 

Hops

Bittering = Organic Centennial

Flavor/Aroma = Organic Golding

 

Food Pairings

The medium body and light sweetness of this beer make it a great pairing with like-bodied comfort foods. You can also use it to cut some heat when eating spicy meals, as the malt character will cool your palate in between hot bites. Here are a few pairing suggestions from our menu:

Turkey Reuben

Bread Pudding

Fish Tacos

Roasted Beet & Chevre Salad

Want to hear even more good news? We’ll feature this beer in one of the six courses at our annual Winter Beer Dinner in January – more info on the beer and food pairing extravaganza coming soon. In the mean time, come down and say “hi” to this new regular on tap.

 

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Latest Specialty Beer: Milk & Honey Ale

We’re pleased to announce the return of an annual customer favorite: Milk and
Honey Ale. This highly requested specialty beer makes a guest appearance on our beer list about once a year, and once its back it doesn’t often last long!

We’re tapping it just as Thanksgiving kicks off the holiday season – think of it as an extra gift to yourself while you’re out and about shopping and spending time with loved ones. Come enjoy a pint at the brewpub or take some home to friends and family in a liter or half-gallon bottle to-go.

About Milk & Honey Ale

This ale presents a polished copper color, silky smooth medium body and nuances of honey, which comes from a proprietary honey malt. We add lactose, an unfermentable milk sugar, to provide body and a slight residual sweetness. 5.5% abv. 25 IBU

Malt

  • Pilsner
  • Honey
  • Acidulated

Hops

  • Bittering = Centennial
  • Flavor/Aroma = Willamette

Food Pairings

The medium body and light sweetness of Milk and Honey Ale make it a great pairing with like-bodied comfort foods. Or, if you prefer cutting some of the heat when savoring spicy meals, the malt character of the brew will cool your palate in between hot bites. Here are a few pairing suggestions from our menu:

  • Chicken Marsala
  • Bread Pudding
  • Spicy Thai Curry
  • Fish Tacos
  • Spicy BBQ Chicken Pizza

Come in to the brewpub and relish in a pint while it lasts! If it runs out quickly, rest assured we are saving some for our Winter Beer Dinner in January – be sure to make a reservation soon for your seat at the five-course beer and food pairing extravaganza. The Milk and Honey Ale is slated to be the headline craft beer of the show.

We hope to see you savoring this specialty brew soon!