Clown Shoes Beer has announced its lineup for next year, and there are some new beers and new packaging options as well as some returning favorites.
First, the Ipswich, Mass.- based company is adding six-packs of 12-ounce bottles as a packaging option, specifically for Clementine White Ale (5.9 percent ABV), Mangö kolsch (6 percent ABV) and Whammy Bar IPA (6.5 percent ABV), all of which will be year-round options.
Secondly, both Evil Crawfish imperial red ale (9 percent ABV) and the recently announced The Barista brown ale (8 percent ABV) will be added to the year-round lineup package in 22-ounce bottles, joining Blaecorn Unidragon Russian imperial stout (12.5 percent ABV), Undead Party Crasher American imperial stout (11 percent ABV) and Space Cake double IPA (9 percent ABV).
In addition, American Monastic Belgian-style IPA (8.5 percent ABV) will be available year-round packaged in four-packs of 12-ounce bottles, joining Chocolate Sombrero stout (9 percent ABV) and Galactica IPA (8 percent ABV).
As is the case every year, there will also be some totally new releases, including Hammer of the Beast, a blend of three rum barrel-aged beers and various state exclusive beers that will be announced at a later time.