#1

Illuminati Release #1 (2017):

Release Date: Sunday, February 26th

8.7% ABV
Belgian Golden Strong Ale brewed with Date Palm Sugar. The fermentation process with the Date Pal sugar actively dries out the finish on this beer creating a alcohol forward character with a balanced malt body and a smooth clean finish.

#2

Illuminati Release #2 (2017):

Release Date: Saturday, July 7th

8.9% ABV
Brandy & Rye Whiskey Barrel Aged Strong Ale. This beer sat in a mixed collection of spirit barrels for 6 months to impart a depth of flavors to balance out the malt forward character of the base beer. Notes of dried fruit and a subtle sweetness  are complemented by an underlying alcohol warmth and a lingering full finish. Perfect for cellaring or sharing with friends.

#3

Illuminati Release #3 (2017):

Release Date: Friday, September 29th

11.7% ABV
Barrel Aged Imperial Stout that spent 2 years in Rye Whiskey barrels that was then blended with an American Strong Ale that spent 22 months in American Bourbon Barrels. The result is a huge barrel aged beer with a big malt character, warming alcohol presence, and a rich full finish.Perfect for cellaring or sharing with friends.

#4

Illuminati Release #4 (2017):

Release Date: Friday, December 8th

9.1% ABV
French Cabernet barrel aged Baltic Porter. Huge presence of cherry and dark fruits as well as a nice note of chocolate and roast. Aromas of coffee and subtle smoke great you followed by a full mouthfeel of dark rich fruit notes with a clean semi dry finish. Perfect for the holiday season.

#5

Illuminati Release #5 (2017):

Release Date: Friday, December 8th

8.6% ABV
American Strong ale aged in freshly dumped Virginia Cabernet barrels. Aromas of caramel and dates present themselves in the nose, followed by a nice oak tone mid palate. The barrels contributed a ton of red wine character that really presents itself in the clean, bright, semi-sweet finish.  Ringing in at 8.6%, this beer is perfect for sharing with family over the holidays, or cellaring for a special occasion.

The Illuminati 2017 releases are for members only. If you are interested in becoming a member so you can receive these limited edition beers, stay tuned for our 2018 Illuminati membership sign-up which we will be announcing at the end of this year.