Dogfish Head Palo Santo Marron

6 Cannery Village Center Milton DE

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Dogfish Head Palo Santo Marron is fermented with whole-cane Costa Rican sugar

First crafted at Dogfish Head's Rehoboth Beach brewpub in 2006, Palo Santo Marron was such a big hit that it was bottled the next year.

This unfiltered ale spends three weeks in a stainless steel fermenter before being transferred to a massive 10,000-gallon tank handmade from Paraguayan Palo Santo wood. It's the largest brewing vessel built in America since pre-Prohibition days, and cost an estimated $140,000 to build. Although Palo Santo Marron is labeled a brown ale, it's almost black in appearance, and the tan head gives the impression of a stout. That is, until you take your first sip. Fermented with Sucanat, an all-natural whole-cane sugar sourced in Costa Rica, the beer boasts a bold, molasses-like sweetness with plenty of vanilla and caramel compliments of the exotic wood. Complex flavors of bitter dark chocolate also shine through, making this a sipper that satisfies both dark beer fans and those who like to drink their dessert. 

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Dogfish Head


6 Cannery Village Center Milton DE U.S.

Beer Details

Beer type : Brown Ale Price: $17 for four-pack 12 oz. ABV: 12%


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