Bière de Garde
FreestyleFreestyleOur Freestyle line of beers allow us to experiment with ingredients and processes that may otherwise be outside of the realm of traditional farmhouse brewing. Each Freestyle beer is a unique one-time offering and has spanned the realm of styles from American IPA to Czech Red Ale. #36 is a classic, malt-forward Bière de GardeBière de GardeBière de Garde is a malt-forward French farmhouse ale and translates to “beer for keeping” or “beer which has been kept or held.” These beers are higher strength with lower hopping rates than saisons and undergo a long, cold maturation period before being served. Traditional or historic bière de gardes were aged with mixed cultures..., delicately hopped french farmhouse aleFarmhouse AlesFarmhouse Ales refers to the family of French and Belgian beer styles produced seasonally on working farms with well water, local ingredients and often with wild yeast and native microflora. While originally these were provisional beers brewed for consumption by seasonal workers, breweries began producing higher strength and aged versions for commercial appeal..