The Beer Corner – July 5th

The Beer Corner – July 5th

THE CRAFT/MICRO -BREW WORLD IS ALWAYS CHANGING. KEEP AN EYE ON THIS SECTION SO SEE ANDI’S MOST EXCITING AND NEWEST ADDITIONS. JULY IS ALL ABOUT HOPS AT TAYLOR’S WINE SHOP! The craft beer industry is saturated with hops! The most popular and representative style in American craft beer, the India Pale Ale is something that keeps craft drinkers coming back for more. Most breweries in the US offer at least one year round IPA. There are even breweries so dedicated to the style that they offer a variety of IPAs suited for every beer drinker. It’s important to note that while IPAs are known for their fruity and floral flavor profile as well as their biting bitterness, not all IPAs are like this! IPAs are much more versatile than a lot of beer lovers think! There’s truly an IPA for everyone. IPAs derive their versatility from the core ingredient used in making them… hops! Hops are the flower that impart flavoring and aroma to an IPA. Because many hop varieties have bittering properties, they are used to balance out malt sweetness in other beers as well. Hops also have microbial and preservative properties which is one of the reasons why the style exists today. In the 1700s, Britain was exporting beer to different parts of the world to accommodate troops, emigrants, and anyone else with ties to the British Empire. A common place that the British exported beer to was India which meant the beer had to travel about six months. This meant the pale ales that were being shipped were at risk of spoiling on the trip or...

Jul-IPA Sale!

July celebrates Jul-IPA month! Is there any better way to beat the heat than with a crisp and refreshing IPA on SALE?! All 22oz bottles of IPA are 10% off. If you buy 4 or more bottles you get a 15% discount. Come on down to Taylor’s Wine Shop and stock up for...

July’s Sake Sale

Starting July 1st all Sake’s will be on Sale StoreWide at Taylor’s Wine Shop! This July, Celebrate Sake all Month with Taylor’s Wine Shop and save on some great Sake’s! 10%-15% Off All Sake until July 31st! We even hand picked some samplers below to get you started. You can always shop the sake sale in store or online with 10% off Single bottles and 15% off 4 or more sakes! Samplers will be available online only with free in store pick up or have it shipped. : SAKE SAMPLERS: Intro to “GOOD” Sake Sampler: $39 (reg price $46): BUY NOW If all you’ve ever had is the stuff they heat up and then serve in little carafe’s with thimble sized cups, then you’ve never experienced how wonderful Sake can be. Sake created and meant to be drunk at room temp or colder has an incredibly wind range of flavors and textures that you do not get with hot Sake. Here are some of our favorite “served cold” style Sake that won’t break the bank. Hakutsuru Draft Junmai Sake $5.99 300ml Sawanotsuru “Kimoto Method” Jitsuraku Sake $7.99 300ml Sho Chiku Bai “Creme de Sake” Nigori $5.99 300ml Yoshinogawa “Winter Warrior” Junmai Ginjo Sake $13.99 -300ml Joto “White Heart” Junmai Sake $11.99 300ml “ADVANCED” Sake Sampler: $75 (reg price $91): BUY NOW Already been turned on to the wonderful world of cold sake? Our “Advanced” sake drinkers sampler has some of our best hand crafted Sakes from Japan’s top small breweries. Asahi Brewery Dassai “Otter Fest 50” Junmai Daiginjo $14.99 300ml Maboroshi Brewery “Mystery” Junmai Ginjo $17.99 Tenro Brewery Junmai Daiginjo Koshu...