Tasting @ Coastal Wine & Spirits in Branford

Come celebrate the Winter season at Coastal Wine & Spirits in Branford! We’ll be pouring Black Lager, our new Winter seasonal. Our luscious, full-bodied take on the classic Schwarzbier style is slightly sweet and silken smooth with notes of creamy caramel, coffee, and dark chocolate. Not a fan of dark lagers? We definitely have you… Read More

Tasting @ Total Wine & More in Milford

Come celebrate the Winter season at Total Wine & More in Milford!  We’ll be pouring Black Lager, our new Winter seasonal.  Our luscious, full-bodied take on the classic Schwarzbier style is slightly sweet and silken smooth with notes of creamy caramel, coffee, and dark chocolate.  Not a fan of dark lagers?  We definitely have you covered.  We also… Read More

Tasting @ Ninety 9 Bottles in Trumbull

Come celebrate the Winter season at Ninety 9 Bottles in Trumbul!  We’ll be pouring Black Lager, our new Winter seasonal.  Our luscious, full-bodied take on the classic Schwarzbier style is slightly sweet and silken smooth with notes of creamy caramel, coffee, and dark chocolate.  Not a fan of dark lagers?  We definitely have you covered.  We also will be… Read More

Tasting @ Cork & Barrel in Hamden

Come celebrate the Winter season at Cork & Barrel in Hamden.  We’ll be pouring Black Lager, our new Winter seasonal.  Our luscious, full-bodied take on the classic Schwarzbier style is slightly sweet and silken smooth with notes of creamy caramel, coffee, and dark chocolate.  Not a fan of dark lagers?  We definitely have you covered.  We also will be… Read More

Pint Night @ Wood-n-Tap in Hamden

Join us Thursday, February 21st at Wood-n-Tap in Hamden for pint night featuring East Rock Hopfen Lager! We will be there offering free samples and a chance to win some East Rock Brewing company merch! Hope to see you there.

What We Do Week #7: Our Wheat

While our focus is lager beer, we can’t help but embrace the complex process and characteristics of an authentic German-style wheat beer.  In contrast to our lagers, fermentation, and maturation of our wheat beers is a two-vessel process using a traditional German wheat yeast.  This yeast has the unique capability of transforming compounds in the… Read More

What We Do Week #6: Our Lagers

From the nuance of a Pilsner to the hop-forward bite of an India Pale Lager, our inspired lagers undergo an extra-long and cold fermentation.  This rarely practiced and traditional technique produces a pure and crisp beer of extraordinary character that cannot be replicated with ale fermentations.  Our lager fermentation and maturation occur in the same vessel, called a conical fermenter.  The design of… Read More

Tasting @ Mt. Carmel Wine & Spirits in Hamden

Come celebrate the Winter season at Mt. Carmel Wine & Spirits!  We’ll be pouring Black Lager, our new Winter seasonal.  Our luscious, full-bodied take on the classic Schwarzbier style is slightly sweet and silken smooth with notes of creamy caramel, coffee, and dark chocolate.  Not a fan of dark lagers?  We definitely have you covered.  We also will be… Read More

Tasting @ Hometown Wine & Liquor in Hamden

Come celebrate the arrival of the Winter season at Hometown Wine & Liquor! We’ll be pouring Black Lager, our new Winter seasonal. Our luscious, full-bodied take on the classic Schwarzbier style is slightly sweet and silken smooth with notes of creamy caramel, coffee, and dark chocolate. Not a fan of dark lagers? We definitely have… Read More