Heavy Seas Announces New Beers and Partnerships for 2016

Heavy Seas Line Up

BALTIMORE, MD – Heavy Seas Beer is pleased to announce several new additions to its portfolio in 2016. A pilsner, a citrus IPA, and an Oktoberfest lager are among the new year-round and seasonal offerings.

The limited-release series “Uncharted Waters” will also gain new additions, including the fourth edition of the PLANK series and the return of Below Decks barleywine.

The new “Partner Ships” series features collaboration beers with Maine Beer Company, Troegs Independent Brewing, Terrapin Beer Company, and Stone Brewing Company.

Finally, the new Boatload IPA Sampler, available year-round, will round out the changes for 2016.

“We are excited to change up a few things for 2016,” said Heavy Seas Founder, Hugh Sisson.  “In today’s beer world, you have to be willing to constantly reinvent yourself – it keeps things interesting as well as challenging.”

Details below

Year-Round Beers

  • Loose Cannon IPA
  • Double Cannon Double IPA
  • CrossBones Session IPA
  • NEW Pounder Pilsner
  • Powder Monkey Pale Ale
  • Peg Leg Imperial Stout

Seasonal Beers

  • Deep Six Robust English Style Porter (available January – March)
  • NEW TropiCannon Citrus IPA (available April – June)
  • Smooth Sail Summer Ale (available April –
  • NEW Treasure Fest Oktoberfest Lager (July – September)
  • Winter Storm Imperial ESB (October – December)

‘Uncharted Waters’ Series

  • Siren Noire Imperial Chocolate Stout aged in Bourbon barrels (Jan – Feb)
  • NEW Plank IV Belgian-style Quad aged on four different wood varieties (March – April)
  • Blackbeard’s Breakfast Imperial Coffee Porter aged in Bourbon barrels (May – June)
  • Red Sky at Morning Belgian Style Saison aged in Chardonnay barrels (July – August)
  • Great’er Pumpkin Imperial Pumpkin Ale aged in Bourbon barrels (Sept – Oct)
  • NEW Below Decks Red Wine (Cabernet, Pinot Noir, and Syrah)
  • Barrel-aged English-style Barley Wine (available November – December)

NEW ‘Partner Ships’ Series

  • Maine Brewing Company Red IPA (available February – March)
  • Troegs Independent Brewing Style TBD (available May – June)
  • Terrapin Beer Company Rye Wit Bier (available August – September)
  • Stone Brewing Company Style TBD (available November – December)

Samplers (Year-Round)

  • NEW Boatload IPA Sampler
  • Sunken Sampler
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