Rotating series of Lambics, using natural fruit and NO back-sweetening.
This black ale fermented with our own sour culture on top of second use cherries in the traditional style of a kriek lambic is a free will original. Notes of chocolate and a mild roasty character are combined with the funk and complexity of wild yeast, and balanced by a clean sour note that follows you through the finish, where the cherry character shines through. Pair this beer with Korean BBQ or rich creamy pasta dishes. 6.1% ABV.
This unique and complex seasonal ale is free will’s best-selling seasonal. This very strong brown ale has a delicious malty backbone with notes of caramel, brown sugar and graham cracker. Aged on a unique and complex bean that provides additional peppery and molasses like flavors in addition to the classic coffee presence in the aroma and on the palate. 8.3% ABV.
This intense and assertive double IPA is a benchmark for the style. A clean malt backbone supports an intense array of fruity, citrusy, and piney hop notes. Brewed with almost 5 pounds per barrel of hops, this American ale showcases every part of the flavor spectrum one would expect from hops grown in the USA. Finishing with an intense bitterness, this beer pairs great with buffalo wings and classic bar food. 9.9% ABV.
This beer began as an Imperial oatmeal brown. Free Will’s brewer liked it but felt it either needed to be toned down, or have something added. One village espresso roast coffee was cold-brewed, Kimberton brand coffee, added after fermentation and magic was born. 8.3% ABV.
This classic German ale is brewed and then conditioned in the traditional method of Cologne, where the style originated. The clean pure malt flavor is supported by subtle fruit notes, a mild balancing bitterness, and a crisp finish. This delicate and light bodied ale pairs with pork chops, pierogis, and Bavarian Weiss-wurst. 4.8% ABV.
A mature oak aged sour with prominent flavors of white grapes, notes of dried fruit and a slight vanilla finish. 7% ABV.
A classic Belgian Wit brewed with a blend of malted and unmalted grains and spiced with orange peel, coriander and white pepper. This beer is lively and refreshing with bright citrus and spice characteristics supported by a doughy malt character. Banana like esters and a very mild tartness from the unfiltered yeast round out the flavor profile of this quaffable Belgian ale. Pair this beer with grilled fish or poultry, robust salads, and mild goat cheese. 5.7% ABV.
Our lambics are fermented with our house blend of wild yeasts and beer friendly bacteria to create a superior complexity in this sour ale. Notes of lavender, spice, fruity esters and the general funk one expects from a lambic give way to a bright clean sour character. Our lambics are aged directly on fresh fruit in the traditional fashion, and special attention is given to the old world process of blending different batches to create the perfect final product. 4.9% ABV.
Our lambics are fermented with our house blend of wild yeasts and beer friendly bacteria to create a superior complexity in this sour ale. Notes of lavender, spice, fruity esters and the general funk one expects from a lambic give way to a bright clean sour character. Our lambics are aged directly on fresh fruit in the traditional fashion, and special attention is given to the old world process of blending different batches to create the perfect final product. 4.9% ABV
This bright and flavorful wheat ale is a perfect warm weather beer. The base beer is a well balanced, mildly sweet American wheat ale with a bready malt flavor. The added mango provides a delicious fruit overtone in both aroma and flavor Pair this beer with fried fish or ceviche. 4.8% ABV.
Peach Lambic - Wild ale brewed with peaches.
This Belgian golden strong is a deceptively powerful version of the style. An estery aroma with subtle notes of vanilla leads to a malty flavor profile complemented by notes of pear and apricot supported by a surprisingly complex tanic structure from the barrels, and ends with a surprisingly crisp finish. Pair this beer with Sushi or mussels for a real Belgian experience. 8.9% ABV.
An approachable East Coast IPA with a firm bitterness supported by an assertive malt profile dominated with caramel notes. Grapefruit and Tangerine aromas lead to a melon and citrus like hop profile and a wonderful lingering finish. This well balanced American ale pairs great with spicy curry, tuna steak and red meat. 7.3% ABV.
An assertive west coast IPA dominated by bright and juicy American hops. The huge complex aroma is dominated by complementary pine and resin notes. On the palate this aggressive but drinkable ale delivers with an array of citrus flavors highlighted by a bright subtle fruit candy character from calypso hops, and balanced with a malt profile reminiscent of rye bread. This beer pairs well with fatty cuts of steak, green chile enchiladas, buffalo wings, or a classic cheeseburger. 6.6% ABV.
A sour ale brewed with cranberries. This beer’s light bready malt character serves as an undertone to fruity, lavender, and herbal notes created by our own sour culture. The cranberry gives a subtle note in both the aroma and taste of this dry and complex ale. Pair this beer with swordfish, or fried chicken (a free will lunch time favorite). 4.7% ABV.