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Archives: June 2015

Just tapped: Harvest Dance Wheatwine by Boulevard Brewing Co.

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Just tapped: Harvest Dance Wheatwine – Boulevard Brewing Co. 9.5% ABV. BA Score 90.Harvest Dance Wheat WIne Boulevard

Brewer’s Notes:
Harvest Dance Wheat Wine
Style: Wheat Wine
Availability: Winter Seasonal, 750 mL Bottles and Draught (limited)
Locations: Try our Beer Finder

John Barleycorn is memorialized in English folk tradition as the personification of the barley plant, sacrificed at harvest time and then reborn as beer or ale. Our Harvest Dance Wheat Wine is a celebration of John’s Midwestern cousin, wheat. Beginning with a large portion of wheat malt, we add an equally generous helping of Hallertau and Citra hops and age the ale on both French and American oak. The result is a big, warming burst of tropical fruit flavors, highlighted by subtle wine-like notes, and rounding slowly to a long, dry, oaky finish.

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Just tapped: Grande Noirceur Russian Imperial Stout by Brasserie Dieu Du Ciel!

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Just tapped: Grande Noirceur Russian Imperial Stout – Brasserie Dieu Du Ciel! 9% ABV. BA Score dieu du ciel 189.

Brewer’s Notes:
The Grand Noirceur (Great Darkness). Is a dense black beer with robust roasted flavors. Its imposing bitterness is balanced by the presence of complex malted, caramel notes. It takes its name from the conservative policies of mid-century Quebec. The Grande Noirceur was born at our Montreal brewpub in March of 2004.

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New arrivals: Oliver’s Bittersweet Funk Dry Cider by Oliver’s Cider and Perry Ltd.

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New arrivals: Oliver’s Bittersweet Funk Dry Cider – Oliver’s Cider and Perry Ltd.​ 6.9% ABV 750 ML funky cider 1Bottle.

Brewer’s Notes:

The Bittersweet Funk is a complex dry, still cider blended from the best barrels of Tom Oliver’s 2011 harvest. Traditional bittersweet and bittersharp vintage cider apples were pressed in late 2011, then fermented by wild yeasts through the winter, finishing in the spring at the same time as the malolactic ferment takes place. The cider then matured in old oak barrels for another 12 months before being bottled at about 18 months. It’s deliciously complex — a full, spicy nose with a hint of delicate blue cheese gives way to the robust taste of dry, bittering tannins, sour acids, and a long apple skin finish. A very full 6.9% ABV cider that has real character.

funky cider
ABV: 6.90%

Packaging: 750 ml bottles


Thursday’s Beer & Dinner Deal $10 – July 2

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Beer & Dinner Deal – Smoked Cajun Andouille Sausage & Bacon Cheddar Grilled Cheese Sandwichandouille grilled with chips and select Bottle or Can for $10!

Choose from:
Bottle/ Can

312 Urban Wheat Ale – Goose Island Beer Co. 4.2% ABV
312 Urban Pale Ale – Goose Island Beer Co. 5.4% ABV
Cane & Ebel Red Rye Ale – Two Brothers Brewing Company 7% ABV
Samuel Smith’s Winter Welcome Ale – Samuel Smith Old Brewery 6% ABV
Mmmhops Pale Ale – Mustang Brewing Company 7.5% ABV
Chili Devil (whole serrano pepper) – Cerveceria Azteca 5% ABV
Vida Y Muerte Muertzenbier Marzen – 5 Rabbit Cerveceria 6.4% ABV

Wine Wednesdays & Sundays

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Silver Cow presents, “Just Screw It … Come Wine with us”, every Wednesday and Sunday, 4 pm to posterclose. 20% off all bottles of wines and $4 wines by the glass.

Check out our selection of fine wines, champagnes and ports here.

Of course, all the craft beer we have on tap will be available, along with our food menu and other wines.

We look forward to seeing you here at Silver Cow!

View our scheduled tastings on our calendar.

Just tapped: Noire De Chambly / Chambly Noire Belgian Dark Ale by Unibroue​

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Just tapped: Noire De Chambly / Chambly Noire Belgian Dark Ale – Unibroue​ 6.2% ABV. BA Score 83.

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Brewer’s Notes:

Origin Chambly, Québec
Brewed since 2005
ABV 6.2%
Fermentation Top
Style Belgian-style black ale
Color Dark brown, shades of mahogany
SRM 40
Clarity Opaque
Head Beige, dense, long-lasting
Bubbles Fine
Effervescence Slow
Nose Wood, smoky, roasted coffee beans, licorice
Flavor Smooth roasted grains, mildly smoky notes , and spices (cloves, green anis, mint) with a chocolaty finish
IBU 21
Body Thin
Aftertaste Pleasantly lingers on
Suggested serving temperature 6ºC – 10ºC / 43°F – 50°F
Suggested glass Footed flute or tulip

We will be closed on Saturday, July 4

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We, at Silver Cow and The Annex, wish everyone a safe and exciting Independence Day holiday download (6)weekend!

Silver Cow and The Annex will be open Friday (July 3) from 4pm to 2am.

We will be closed on Saturday (July 4) to spend time enjoying the holiday with our families and friends but will re-open on Sunday at our regular time of 4pm!


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Silver Cow & The Annex​ are looking for part-time cooks and full time servers. If interested, email your resume, references and availability to … Please do not drop off your resume. Emailed resumes will only be considered.

Just tapped: The Calling Imperial IPA by Boulevard Brewing Company​

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Just tapped: The Calling Imperial IPA – Boulevard Brewing Company​ 8.5% ABV. BA Score 91.


Brewer’s Notes:
The Calling is an undeniable IPA we were driven to make. It’s our tribute to like-minded dreamers, adventurous spirits, and glass half-full optimists. It’s also our most heavily hopped beer ever, bursting forth with unmistakable tropical fruit and pine hop aromas and flavor supported with a slightly sweet malt character, tapering to a crisp, dry finish. Heed your call and enjoy.

Just tapped: De Proef Flemish Primitive Wild Ale (Surly Bird) by De Proefbrouwerij​ (bvba Andelot)

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Just tapped: De Proef Flemish Primitive Wild Ale (Surly Bird) – De Proefbrouwerij​ (bvba Andelot) 9% ABV. BA Score 88

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Brewer’s Notes:
Fermented three times with two different yeasts, including a strain of brettanomyces – the “wild yeast” of lambic brewing. Pale golden color with an enormous rocky white head. Brett and spicy aromatic notes, with a malty-juicy note on the palate. Finishes with Brett and dry hop notes. April 2003 selection – Michael Jackson’s Rare Beer Club. 94 points – World Beer Championships