For all you true beer lovers out there, this beauty will awaken your senses. Lone Pine is a West Coast Style American IPA. With an IBU of 65, it packs a punch, but man is it ever tasty. In fact, this beer took home The Brewmaster’s Choice award last year at the Golden Tap awards.
Considering Lone Pine was awarded Brewmaster’s Choice – Best Beer in Ontario, you know I’m not just blowin’ smoke. Sawdust City Brewing Co. is located in Gravenhurst, Ontario. I would argue that the Muskoka region of Ontario, is one of the most beautiful places in the province. The brewery has an on-site retail store, as well as an attached tasting bar. With a tasting bar known as the Sawdust City Saloon, who wouldn’t want to sip on incredible beer there?
For those that have experienced Muskoka, the orange hue of Lone Pine IPA was inspired by Muskoka’s dawn sky. The aromas of pine and citrus, are well-balanced with a blend of four different malt types. Matched with Summit, Columbus, Chinook, and Simcoe hops, this hoppy masterpiece will have you going back to the fridge for another.
With its flavour profile, Lone Pine goes perfectly with spicy foods, such as Thai or Indian curries. Could it get any better? Well, we could be sitting on a dock in Muskoka, sippin’ on this brew. Considering there’s a foot of snow outside, that will have to wait for the summer months. Luckily, you can get Lone Pine all year round.
The brewery encourages all types of visitors to come tour and taste what SawDust City has to offer. At this time, they are producing five core brands. They also offer a selection of seasonal brews As mentioned, Lone Pine is offered all year round, as well as:
Considering Sawdust City Brewing Co. was only born in June 2013, you have to high-five everyone involved when you stop by the brewery. Their growth and response has been amazing. Make sure you check ’em out, at SawDustCityBrewing.com.