Lengthy John Silver’s companions with Louisville brewery Shippingport Brewing Firm to brew new Swashbockler beer. Sadly, in case you’re seeking to strive it, the brand new beer is simply presently obtainable on draft at Shippingport Brewery and Sallyforth Taproom in Louisville however could make appearances at beer festivals over the summer time.
Lengthy John Silver’s Swashbockler is described by the chain as a “superbly balanced German-style Helles bock beverage with a 6.5% ABV and stuffed with notes of recent bread, gentle honey, and a touch of lemon rounded out with a slight taste of Lengthy John Silver’s malt vinegar.”
It arrives to have fun the tip of the Lenten season. Apparently, bocks have a historical past of being consumed by Bavarian monks throughout fasting (corresponding to for Lent) as a supply of sustenance.
Photograph through Lengthy John Silver’s.