Brennan Haselton is joined by Food and Wine Sommelier of the Year Greg Engert to talk about Sierra Nevada Celebration Fresh Hop IPA for the latest edition of WTOP's Beer of the Week.
WASHINGTON — Expecting Santa to leave a lump of coal in your stocking? Who cares, as long as you have a bottle opener for this nearby!
WTOP’s Brennan Haselton is joined by Neighborhood Restaurant Group beer director and James Beard Award nominee Greg Engert to talk about Sierra Nevada Celebration Fresh Hop IPA for the latest edition of WTOP’s Beer of the Week.
Brewery: Sierra Nevada Brewing Co., Chico, California
Description: Celebration Ale is one of the earliest examples of an American-style IPA, featuring intense citrus and pine aromas from Cascade, Centennial and Chinook hops.
ABV: 6.8 percent
Greg’s pairing suggestions: Holiday fare (e.g., ham, roast beef, turkey and stuffing), roasted vegetables and anything fatty and fried (e.g., double cheeseburgers and onion rings)