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Advent Beer Calendar 2015: Day 4: Olde Burnside Father Christmas Highland Ale

Happy Friday! For today’s Advent beer pick we travel to East Hartford, Connecticut, home of the Olde Burnside Brewing Company, founded in 2000¬†at the location of the historic Burnside Ice Company. Olde Burnside specializes in “traditional ales with a Scottish twist” so it’s appropriate that their holiday ale is a Wee Heavy:¬†Father Christmas Highland Ale. It’s a hefty 9.6% alcohol by volume, and they say it’s their “Ten Penny Reserve with cherry added after fermentation.” … Continue reading →