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Major Tom’s American Wheat

Major Tom's American Wheat

Major Tom’s American Wheat

Our take on an American Classic is the refreshingly crisp Major Tom’s American Wheat. This unique creation is infused with real pomegranates & filtered to a bright finish. The result is a striking straw blonde color and sweet-tart finish.

Award

2009 US Beer Tasting Championship, won the fruit beer category.

Availability

April – August

Packages

12oz bottles (6 packs), 1/2 bbls, 1/6 bbls

Stats

Alcohol by Volume (ABV): 5.1%
Hop Bitterness (IBU): 34
Color (SRM): 5

General Food Pairings

Ratatouille, vegetarian dishes, or Burrata. And don’t forget fresh berries for dessert!

Recipe: Major Toms Caramelized onions

Ingredients
5 med/large yellow sweet onions
4 oz butter
1/4 cup sugar
4-6 ounces of Major Toms
salt to taste

Directions
Slice onions thin (about 1/4 inch). Heat butter in wide pan or skillet. Add onions and cook over high heat until they start to brown. Reduce heat and continue to stir onions until all the onions become evenly brown. This will take a lot of time and patience (up to two hours). Once onions are browned evenly, deglaze with Major Toms and continue to cook until the beer is cooked off.   Season with salt. Onions then can be served immediately or cooled down and reheated for later.

 

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