This weekend is the perfect time to pick up presents for the Orlando beer lover in your life! Between Black Friday and Small Business Saturday, there will be five Central Florida breweries releasing special giftable beers.
Black Friday Releases | 11/29/19
Don't Feed The Rabbids Bottle Release | 9 AM
Bottles of this carrot cake sour release the morning of Black Friday. This 6.2% beer is spiced with cinnamon and flavored with pecan, walnut, vanilla, lactose, and carrot.
Deviant Wolfe Brewing | Sanford
Double Bottle Drop | 1 PM
Like big bourbon barrel-aged beers? Pick up bottles of Dinosaur Chaps and Evil Petting Zoo at a great brewery by the Orlando airport! Both beers are aged in Buffalo Trace barrels. One is an imperial stout and the other a 12.4% barley wine.
Ellipsis Brewing | Gateway District
Small Business Saturday Releases | 11/30/19
2019 BBA Russian Imperial Stout | 11 AM
Toastmaster is the richest, most labor-intensive beer made at Crooked Can. This ink-black beer has notes of toffee, caramel, dark cacao, and espresso. It was aged in Dark Horse Distillery American oak bourbon barrels for over five months. This stout is a deep, warming, complex 11.1% sipper.
Crooked Can Brewing Company | Winter Garden
Giant Giant Dwarf Bottle Release x5 | 11 AM
The annually anticipated Giant Giant Dwarf release is back and bigger than ever. Not only can you pick up bottles of this complex 11.5% imperial stout, but you can snag bottles of four treated versions. Grab the original beer as well as vanilla, chocolate, coffee, and cherry versions.
Hourglass Brewing | Longwood
Double Can Release | 12 PM
Casselberry's microbrewery will release cans of their award-winning New England IPA, Hope Without the E, and a new Berliner Weisse, Starfruit Thunder, on Small Business Saturday! They will also tap a new brew, a sour with cranberry and thyme called Cran You Czech the Thymer.
Bowigens Beer Company | Casselberry
Love all things local beer? Check out over two dozen Orlando area microbreweries when you embark on the Central Florida Ale Trail!