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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.

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Tasting Notes: 
Nutty, toasty, molasses, walnut
Food Pairing Recommendations: 
Great with burgers, pizza, earthy mushrooms, hummus and cheese
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Jay Lalewicz is drinking Shelter Pale AleGoing through old bottles

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Luc Flanagan is drinking Shelter Pale AleOregon beer festival - great day and beer.

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Jesse K. is drinking Shelter Pale AleOregon brewers festival

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Join Dogfish at the 4th installment of the Best of Milwaukee Beer Dinner series! This time, it's Odd Duck's turn to host, and this one (like the others) is sure to please!  
Saturday, September 6at 5:00pm - 8:00pm   American Swedish Historical Museum 1900 Pattison Ave, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19145 215-389-1776