- SHMALTZ DEATH HOPPY BLACK ALE
- OSKAR BLUES THE G'RAUCH IMPERIAL INDIA PALE ALE
- HARPOON I.P.A.
- LONG TRAIL DOUBLE I.P.A.
- (MILL CITY) HORSESHOE ALE
- RUSHING DUCK DED MOROZ IMPERIAL STOUT
- (ANHEUSER-BUSCH) SHOCK-TOP RASPBERRY WHEAT
- FOUNDERS PORTER
- BLUE MOON FIRST PEACH ALE
- (SAMUEL ADAMS) PATRIOT COLLECTION- JAMES MADISON DARK WHEAT
Tag Archives: LAMPLIGHTER BREWING
‘Decadent’ port-barreled barleywine utilizes English pale malts for dewy peat sweetness crowding rum-buttered Scotch whiskey tones and subsidiary sherry, almondine and brandy wining. Caramelized sugar glazes its sweet bourbonized finish.
Quaint red-bricked neighborhood bistro in downtown Cambridge maintains cozy corner café appeal with freshly brewed coffee as well as beer. Inside a former auto repair shop, LAMPLIGHTER BREWING COMPANY came to fruition in 2016. Its back kitchen serves locally sourced breakfast items to folks at the 12 white-tiled parlor seats, main community table, right side area and front cove lounge on my early December ’19 trip.
Glass encased silver tanks to the left service the twelve-plus draught taps …
On tap at Grafton Street – Cambridge, soft-toned beauty lets floral perfumed fruiting shine above mildly creamed pale malting. Tangy orange-peeled grapefruit, pineapple, peach, mango and nectarine juiciness picks up resinous piney hop bittering as well as mild gin-like juniper snip.
On tap at Russell House Tavern, tart raspberry adjunct gains zesty lemon souring, vinous green grape esters and oaken cherry pucker, remaining soft-toned and approachable. Recessive herbal fungi mustiness fades.