Newstead Brewing Westerlies 2017

Style
Schwarzbier
ABV
4.9%
Bitterness
25 IBU

As winter returns, so does Newstead's winter seasonal lager. Like 2016's release, the 2017 Westerlies is a Schwarzbier (dark lager) that eschews any New World temptations in favour of old fashioned line and length.

Thus, there's a combination of pilsner, crystal and biscuit malts to give the beer its dark brown hue and, so we're told, "subdued toasty flavours, hints of coffee and chocolate". On the hop front, it's an all German lineup – Magnum, Hallertau and Tettnang – that serve up "spice and mint".

Keg only.

Published June 7, 2017

Name
Newstead Brewing Co
Address

67 Castlemaine Street
Milton
QLD 4064

Phone
(07) 3367 0490
Open Hours

Tuesday: 4pm to 9:30pm
Wed & Thurs: 8am to 10pm
Friday: 8am to midnight
Saturday: 10:30am to midnight
Sunday: 10.30am to 10pm

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