• Nickel Brook to Release Wild Yeast Fermented Brett Pale Ale

    9 days ago - By Brewbound

    BURLINGTON, ON - Nickel Brook announced today that its Uncommon Element Brett Pale Ale will be hitting LCBO and licensed grocery store shelves across Ontario starting this week. The beer, which won Gold at this year's Canadian Brewing Awards, is one of the first LCBO listings in the growing craft beer niche known as “Funk and Sour” or “Wild Ales”, beers fermented with non-traditional yeast and bacteria and often aged in oak barrels. Uncommon Element is 100% fermented with Brettanomyces Drei, a yeast known for imparting complex aromas and flavours not found in traditional beer styles.
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