SEASONAL (Pronounced Sho-Co-Vay-Za) Each year Stone hold an American Homebrewers Association sanctioned homebrewing competition, the champion of which gets their recipe brewed and distributed nationwide by Stone. 2015’s year’s winner was Chris Banker. His chocolate, cinnamon, nutmeg, chile pepper, and coffee-infused milk stout was built to mimic the flavours of Mexican hot chocolate, a beloved specialty from our neighbours to the south. It is layered with tiers of earthiness, spice, and roast, this creamy, semisweet blue ribbon beer. Originally brewed in collaboration with Cervezeria Insurgente, in Baja California.
Style: Winter-Spiced Mocha Stout
Hops: English Challenger & East Kent Golding