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Flossmoor Station Grandma’s Sleigh Ride


Brewed by Flossmoor Station Restaurant & Brewery
Flossmoor, Illinois USA
Style: Belgian Strong Ale | Ratings: 2 | Alcohol: -
"Grandma’s" is a Belgian-style spiced red ale which was aged for at least 6.5 months in a bourbon oak barrel. This beer will only be taken out of the barrel as it is needed so as the holiday season gets later, our Grandma’s Sleigh Ride will be aged longer. The first barrel to be tasted has been aged 6.5 months. The next barrel is already at 8 months and could go a couple of more weeks before being emptied. Make sure to try all of the barrels and compare the characteristics of each. There are a total of three barrels to try.

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