Great South Bay Brewery Sleigh Ryed Bus Trip Preview (11/25)


Great South Bay Brewery and Long Island Pub Crawls present Sleigh Ryed Bus Trip on Friday, 11/25 (7:30PM).

To celebrate the 2011 release of Sleigh Ryed, a “red rye ale with piney notes of juniper berries,” Great South Bay Brewery will visit four establishments—T.J. Finley’s, Effin Gruven, Maxwell’s, and Post Office Cafe—via bus and tap casks of its winter seasonal.

Each establishment will feature a different cask of Sleigh Ryed.

Beer List

Sleigh Ryed w/Chili Pepper & Cocoa Powder
Sleigh Ryed w/Heather Tips & Gale
Sleigh Ryed w/Vanilla Bean
Sleigh Ryed w/Orange Peel & Ginger

Tentative Schedule

TJ Finley’s :: 7:30PM-8:15PM
Effin Gruven :: 8:45PM-9:30PM
Post Office Cafe :: 10:00PM-10:45PM
Maxwell’s :: 11:00PM-12:00AM
TJ Finley’s :: 12:30AM

Price includes four drink tickets per person.


Official Sleigh Ryed description:

This winter red rye ale will keep you toasty warm throughout the season. Its delicious malty rye flavor with piney notes of juniper berries, goes down smooth whether you’re strolling about on a snowy night or curling up next to an open fire. So pick up a growler or two of this delightful jolly brew and serve it with all of your festive dishes and at all of your holiday events.

Style: Red Rye Ale with Juniper Berries
Color: 26° SRM
Alcohol by Volume: 6.6%
Bitterness: 40 IBU
Grains: Malted Rye, Flaked Rye, Roasted Barley
Hops: Cascade, Chinook
We’d drink this with: Beer-Braised Venison with Cranberry Compote

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Niko Krommydas has written for Tasting Table, BeerAdvocate, Munchies, and First We Feast. He is editor of Craft Beer New York, an app for the iPhone, and a columnist for Yankee Brew News. He lives in Brooklyn, New York.