Rahr & Sons Iron Thistle
Brewed by: Rahr & Sons Brewing Co.
Location: Fort Worth Texas
Style: Scottish Ale/ Wee Heavy
A.B.V. (Alcohol By Volume) 8%
Flavor: Deeply Malty, Caramel, Light Hops
Aroma: Huge complex of malt. Mix of toffee and soft roastiness.
Seasonality: January-February (There are still plenty on the shelves.
Pairs well with: Grilled or steamed vegetables. Also great with Brie, Aged Gouda
Beer notes: Iron Thistle Scotch Ale – Rahr’s first National Grand Champion winner. This dark, Scottish ale has a bold taste dominated by a smooth, sweet maltiness balanced with a low, hoppy bitterness.
Find it: Available at Specs.