Florida Craft Brewery : Islamorada Beer Company Essay
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Florida Craft Brewery: Islamorada Beer Company - North Location
Established: The Fort Pierce location of the Islamorada Beer Company had its grand opening August 19th and 20th, 2016. The original location on the island of Islamorada in the Florida Keys opened in October 2014.
Location: 3200 St Lucie Blvd, Fort Pierce, FL 34946
Known For: Islamorada Beer Company is known for their easy drinking fun in the sun beers. Whether it’s a day on the water, a day at the beach, or a day doing yard work their beers are designed for the hot summer days of Florida. The beers at the Islamorada Beer Company are so sessionable that they attract mainstream beer drinkers into the craft beer fold.
Current Beer Menu: On the day of my visit, Islamorada had six of their own beers on tap and the guest tap was Guava IPA from Sailfish Brewing Co. In the future, there will be more beer offered on tap but for now they have only just started brewing on their new system. A lot of what they are pouring is still coming from the brewery down south, which uses a two-barrel system. The first of the six beers I tried was Sandbar Sunday, which is an American Wheat built to be your everyday beer. No frills needed here. Just a refreshing beer for a hot day. Islamorada Ale is a citrus ale that’s crisp and refreshing with citrus from the nose to the finish. No Tan Lines is a mix of both Sandbar Sunday and Islamorada Ale and not surprisingly they go together well. The Channel Marker IPA is a session IPA that isn’t