Craft beer of the week: Russ Brunner's American Stout

 

For a pairing, anything with rosemary rises to the occasion

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Russ Brunner's American Stout. via dailybeerreview.com
 

By Evan S. Benn | ebenn@MiamiHerald.com

Story: Tamarac homebrewer Russ Brunner’s stout recipe beat more than 1,000 contenders in the Boston Beer Co.’s annual Samuel Adams LongShot contest.

That earned Russ’ rich, chocolatey beer a spot in the new LongShot variety pack, which also includes an India pale ale with pineapple and a smoked wheat beer. 

Pairing: Brunner’s American Stout has an earthy, piney note from its hops that pairs nicely with rosemary. Try it with a roasted chicken club sandwich with rosemary aioli at Verde in Miami.

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