Madhouse brewing in Newton, IA has an exciting new release on the way to Eastern Iowa Shelves. Their Templeton Rye Barrel Aged Stout comes in at a 9.0% ABV and will be available at retail outlets across Eastern Iowa next week. It will be early released at Jasper Winery this Thursday and also a release party Thursday night. Here is the press release for the release party:
Barrel-Aged Release Party
When: Thursday, Jan. 24th. 6-9pm.
Where: West End Architectural Salvage. 22 9th Street, Des Moines, IA 50309.
Who: Madhouse Brewing Company, Templeton Rye, Jasper Winery, Chocolaterie Stam, West End Architectural Salvage, Barattas, and Brian Congdon
What: This is the official release party for Madhouse Brewing Company’s Templeton Rye Barrel-Aged Imperial Stout. This beer has been aging in Templeton barrels for the last 3 months, and this will be the first opportunity to try the beer. Come chat with folks from Templeton Rye and Madhouse Brewery throughout the evening. Jasper Winery will also be releasing their 2009 Wild Boyz Port-style wine. This port has been aging in the winery barrel room for over 3 years, and tastes amazing! Additionally, Chocolaterie Stam will be on-site with chocolates to pair with both the Stout and Port!
Extras: Free admission. Door prizes will be given, and will include an actual Templeton Rye barrel in which the beer was aged. Complimentary food will be provided by Barattas and live music by Brian Congdon.