Weyerbacher X-Ray Ale

Formerly brewed at Weyerbacher Brewing Co.
Easton, Pennsylvania USA
6.7% Porter | 12 Ratings |
X-Ray is a “Robust Porter” weighing-in at 6.7% ABV. Chocolate and coffee notes run through this aggressively-bittered, pitch black robust porter. X-RAY is kettle-hopped with Fuggles and EK Goldings and dry hopped with more EK Goldings giving it an earthy and fruity English character to go with its American sensibilities. As with all of our Brewers’ Select beers, X-Ray is a one-batch limited production and will not make an encore! Be sure to grab it when you see it on draft in fine bars and restaurants throughout our distribution area. X-Ray will be available in 12oz bottles exclusively in our Visitors Center.

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