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Shelter Pale Ale

 
ABV: 
5.0
IBU: 
30
Availability: 
Limited, Draft Only
On Tap At Tasting Room: 
At the Milton Tasting Room

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
Glassware Recommendation: 
Pint
Wine Comparable: 
Beaujolais

Beer Activity

8 weeks 1 day

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!

8 weeks 6 days

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

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Our friends at the Flying Saucer will celebrating the 120th day of 2015 with non other Dogfish Head 120 Minute IPA.
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