A limited-edition collaboration between New Belgium and Knob Creek, Oakspire is a unique bourbon barrel ale aged with bourbon-steeped oak spirals and char from inside the barrel. Smooth notes of toffee, vanilla and caramel wrap up with a pleasantly warm finish. Oakspire: Where innovation meets tradition.
Medium amber, heavy sheen that's nearly opaque, moderate light tan foam.
Moderate sweetness that gradually fades; slight bitterness in the background towards the finish.
Strong bourbon and whiskey, moderate-strong vanilla, moderate caramel and dried fruit, slight chocolate and smoke.
Slightly coating and slightly warming