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Ta Henket

 
ABV: 
4.5
IBU: 
7
Availability: 
Limited
Original Release Date: 
11/2010

For this ambitious liquid time capsule, we used ingredients and traditions plucked from Egyptian hieroglyphics.

Ta Henket is brewed with an ancient form of wheat and loaves of hearth-baked bread, and it's flavored with chamomile, doum-palm fruit and Middle Eastern herbs. To ferment this earthy ancient ale, Sam and friends traveled to Cairo, set out baited petri dishes and captured a native Egyptian saccharomyces yeast strain.

"It was the strangest picnic I've ever been on," he said.

We first brewed Ta Hanket as an addition to our Ancient Ales lineup in late 2010. It enjoyed a full bottled release in December 2011.

We currently send this beer (when available) to our wholesale partners in the following states:

AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, IL, KY, MA, MD, ME, MI, NC, NH, NJ, NV, NY, OH, OR, PA, SC, TX, VA, VT, WA

To find where our wholesalers have delivered this beer in the past 60 days, check out the Fish Finder (you can search by beer and by zip). As a reminder, it is always best to call and confirm a retailer still has the beer before making any treks!

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Food Pairing Recommendations: 
Grilled fish, pork chops, roasted vegetables, feta cheese
Wine Comparable: 
Riesling

Beer Activity

Kari A. is drinking Ta Henket at Residence Inn - Largo Capital BeltwayVery nice. Dig the chamomile flavor.

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Angelo Palacios is drinking Ta HenketAfter seeing how they made this beer it's incredible to taste all the traditional Egyptian flavors. The doum fruit is incredible

3 days 45 min

Mike H. is drinking Ta Henket

5 days 8 hours

Lizzy C. is drinking Ta Henket

5 days 11 hours

Natalie Ziakam is drinking Ta Henketcan't say I'm enjoying it. the spice is way overdone.

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Christian is drinking Ta HenketNope.

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It will be a great evening of Cigars and Beers when Lizardville Copley features Dogfish Head for the night.  To make this event even more spectacular, we will be holding a Long Ash Contest.
 

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