Bad Shepherd Brewing Take Off, Eh!

Style
Maple Red Ale
ABV
5.0%

The start of July is always a particularly special moment at Bad Shepherd with the brewery taking the time to celebrate cofounder Dereck Hales’ Canadian roots. For 2023, they’re kicking their Canada Day celebrations off with a bottomless brunch and keeping the good times rolling into the evening with a Poutine Party.

As part of the festivities, they’ve also brewed the maple red ale, Take Off, Eh! Done well, hoppy reds are a wonderful display of balance and here, that’s undoubtedly true. Rich and chewy malt notes are complemented by citrus hops and while you might expect the maple to come along and ruin a finely-tuned beer instead, its added earthiness and soft sweetness ensures Take Off, keep its finesse.

Will Ziebell

Published June 30, 2023

Name
Bad Shepherd
Address

386 Reserve Road
Cheltenham
VIC 3192

Phone
(03) 8555 3175
Open Hours

Mon & Tues: 4.30pm onwards
Wed to Thurs: midday to 11pm
Fri & Sat: midday to midnight
Sunday: midday to 8pm

Regular events

Wednesday: 50c wings all evening, with around seven different wing sauces and rubs available.

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