1187. Cabin Fever Ale

1187. Cabin Fever Ale

In late May, Jadyn and I went to a friend's birthday party at Barleycorn's in Natick. Barleycorn's is a Brew on Premises establishment, meaning that they supply the ingredients, equipment, and expertise, and you do the brewing. I only wish Matt and I had steam jacketed kettles to brew in. This beer was a Winter Warmer that was up for grabs in the common beer fridge at Barleycorn's.

Beer Stats:
Berkshire Brewing Company
Alcohol: 6.30%
Serving: Bottle, 22 oz.
Winter Warmer, BJCP Style Guide

Cabin Fever pours a hazy copper color, and is topped by a fluffy, orange-tinted head. The aroma is malty and sweet with notes of caramel, fruit and spice.

Toasty and caramel malts upfront move into a slight spiciness in the finish, and and a mild bitterness. This beer is medium-bodied, and mildly carbonated,