Sun King Tap Takeover at the Trion Tavern (New Haven, IN) – August 30

If you have not had the opportunity to try beers from Sun King Brewing Company located in Indianapolis, here is your chance to do so!!

On Thursday, September 6th, from 6p.m.-3a.m., there will be 12 Sun King beers tapped along with personnel from Sun King in attendance to answer questions and to hand out some swag.  Here is the list and description of the beers which was provided to me by Adam Lepper, who is the Promotions and PR person for Trion Tavern.  Thanks, Adam!!

Sun King beers to be

Sunlight Cream Ale – Sunlight has a smooth malt profile
& a crisp, clean finish. Silver Medal, 2010 World Beer Cup, Golden or
Blonde Ale. 5.3% ABV – 20 IBU
Wee Mac Brown (Scottish Ale) – This Scottish Style Brown
has a nice hazelnut character with rich toffee undertones. Gold Medal, 2010
Indiana Brewers’ Cup, English Brown Ale. 5.3% ABV – 23 IBU
Osiris Pale Ale – An assertively hopped west coast style
pale ale. Every aspect of this beer is designed to showcase the hops without
overpowering your taste buds. 5.6% ABV – 50 IBU
Firefly Wheat (Belgian Witbier) – A unique take on a
Belgian Wit with locally produced Indiana honey. Firefly is brewed with orange
peel & chamomile to compliment it’s spicy clove notes. 5.0% ABV – 20 IBU
3 (Hoppy Black Lager Alt) – 3 is SK’s third birthday
present to themselves. Dark in color, yet light in body, 3 combines roast malt
flavor with hoppy goodness & a crisp, dry finish. 6.1% ABV – 59 IBU
Grapefruit Jungle (American IPA) – With one pound of
hops in every keg it’s a hop lover’s dream! It’s named for the rich grapefruit
characteristics of the three hops used to create it. 7.5% – 77 IBU
Oktoberfest – SK’s take on the classic German
Oktoberfest has a clean malty start with a slightly spicy hop note & a
crisp, dry finish. 5.75% ABV – 22 IBU
Java Mac (Coffee-infused Scottish Ale) – SK’s most popular
coffee beer. It’s a Scottish brown infused with locally roasted coffee. Gold
Medal, 2011 Great American Beer Festival, Coffee Beer. 5.4% ABV – 23 IBU
Bitch’n Camaro (Imperial Rye IPA) – An Imperial IPA
brewed with a hefty amount of flaked rye. SK used heavy doses of American
Citrus hops to balance the spicy kick in the malt & give Bitch’n Camaro a
big hop finish. 8.7% ABV – 89 IBU
Zaius Oatmeal Stout – Zaius is a creamy, dark roast
oatmeal stout with a smokey twist. SK’s good friends at The Smoking Goose
smoked a portion of the malt with cherry wood specifically for this beer…it?s
the touch that takes it over the top! 5.0% ABV – 27 IBU
Indiana Replicale 2012 (Farmhouse Ale) – This particular
replicale is designed to showcase yeast & the important roll it plays in a
beer’s flavor. The base beer is an English Mild Ale, which is a very
session-able and simple style of beer. SK chose to ferment with a French
Farmhouse Ale yeast that imparts an earthy character and spicy notes with a bit
of pepper on the finish. 4.0% – 20 IBU
Cream Dream V (Imperial American IPA) to be
tapped at 8pm
– A West-Coast Imperial IPA with tropical fruit
flavors coming from huge citrus hop additions. The fifth edition to SK’s Cream
Dream series has a slightly dryer malt base to help showcase the hops. 9.0% ABV
– 100+ IBU

Plus, $3.50 beers
from all 58 taps!