News from our friends out of Nashville. We’re looking forward to trying this one. Neat background on the Chestnut tree below in the PR as well. Keep an eye out for this in fabulous Knox-vegas!
Nashville, Tennessee – November 7, 2016 – Tennessee Brew Works celebrates the American chestnut with their winter seasonal, “King Chestnut”, American brown ale release.
Tennessee Brew Works invites you to celebrate the revival of the American chestnut with the “King Chestnut” American brown ale release. They’ll be releasing this beer at their taproom this Thursday, November 10th, at 6PM (open 5-10pm, live music and food) and throughout Tennessee in the ensuing days.
In the early 1900’s approximately 98% of the American chestnut trees were destroyed by a devastating blight. Prior to that, the American chestnut was considered the King of the Forest as it was the dominant tree in the Tennessee forest. In the oak family, the wood looks like oak, but was soft and w
Source: Knox Beer Snobs
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