Semi-sweet chocolate and vanilla show themselves assertively on the nose but the aroma of freshly-emptied bourbon barrels takes center stage on the nose. Treacle, molasses and bakers chocolate are flavors that compete with sweet fudge and créme on the tongue while the beer coats and lingers for a fully tactile experience.
Steeped in the unique culture and history of Tampa, Florida, Cigar City Brewing began handcrafting award-winning beer in 2009. Cigar City Brewing’s ales and lagers bring to mind the sun and citrus for which Florida is known, while taking cues from the cigar industry upon which Tampa was built. Behind all of Cigar City Brewing’s liquid is the philosophy that quality is achieved by giving first rate ingredients to first rate people in a space where they are free to pursue their passion.