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Shelter Pale Ale

Limited, Draft Only

This is our original and most approachable beer. We got our start back in 1995 brewing this very beer on our teeny, tiny brewing system at Dogfish Head Brewing & Eats in Rehoboth Beach, Del.

Brewed with a premium barley and northwestern Williamette and Columbus hops, Shelter Pale Ale has a fine malt backbone and a slightly nutty flavor. It's a versatile and quaffable beer.

We named this beer Shelter Pale Ale because we think of a shelter as being a place you come home to. It just made sense for this Dogfish original.

Shelter Pale Ale is available on draft only, available in Delaware. At 5% ABV, Shelter is a great anytime beer.

Tasting Notes: 
Nutty, toasty, molasses, walnut
Food Pairing Recommendations: 
Great with burgers, pizza, earthy mushrooms, hummus and cheese
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Beer Activity

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Michael Stone is drinking Shelter Pale Ale at Dogfish Head AlehouseKinda meh. Not bad, a bit of hops bit not overpowering

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Nate is drinking Shelter Pale Ale at MeadhallLast night

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Tim Ryk is drinking Shelter Pale Ale at The Cask RepublicTaking shelter from this blizzard!

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Rich Acosta is drinking Shelter Pale Ale at Five Horses TavernFavorite brewery, not my favorite beer

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Come join us June 18th at the End of Elm in Morristown to welcome summer and drink some beer!   Draft list will include the following: