On tap at Woodstack Pizza, creamily brown-sugared coffee sweetness envelops rich java-influenced stout collab between two respected Connecticut brewers. Vietnamese iced coffee continuance gains light bourbon vanilla, milk chocolate, cacao nibs, cinnamon, molasses and café au lait illusions to further sweeten decadent coffee milkshake alternative.
On tap at Ambulance, dark-roast peanut buttering buttresses dry cacao nibs influence and hop-oiled coffee snarl. Black chocolate, burnt walnut and Brazil nut illusions seep thru rich peanut-buttered mocha façade.
On tap at Ambulance, dry black cherry souring gains tart red wine tannins and sweet bourbon drift for fruitful Imperial Stout. In the midst, sweet mocha pleasantries contrast pinot noir sentiments and delicate oaken vanilla bittering. Bourbon-draped black cherry protraction unfurls wispy raspberry, blackberry and boysenberry illusions way beneath the lightly vinous surface.
On tap at Hoover’s, aggressive Rise Up! dark-roast coffee bittering reinforced by nutty chocolate, espresso and cocoa bean rollick. Maximum coffee thrust picks up mild hop char at the bold mocha finish. Excellent java alternative.
On tap at Ambulance, waywardly off-center bourbon-aged amber-browned eisbock brings spiced tea pleasantries to dry bourbon-toned oaken vanilla musk. Slightly sour cider stead and mild Sancho peppering contrast indistinctly wintry orange-peeled coriander-nutmeg-cinnamon sweetener just beyond the fusel alcohol burn.