Beer Flights for Two or Four at Historic Brewing Company (44% Off)

Southeast Industrial Park

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In a Nutshell

Sample craft beers brewed by a family-run operation.

The Fine Print

Promotional value expires 120 days after purchase. Amount paid never expires. Must provide 21+ ID to receive alcoholic beverages. Limit 1 per person, may buy 1 additional as gift. Limit 1 per visit. Valid only for option purchased. Closed on Mondays Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Choose Between Two Options

  • $20 for two beer flights ($36 value)
  • $40 for four beer flights ($72 value)

Hops: Beer’s Bitter Half

Virtually all beers—craft brews in particular—rely on the complex flavors and aromas of hops. Read on for Groupon’s exploration of one of beer’s most vital ingredients.

Different wheat varieties account for beer’s varying colors, from the amber hue of lager to the deep-chocolate dusk of a heavy stout. But not all beer’s key ingredients make their presence visible. In the glass, hops are undetectable to the eye but often inescapable to the palate. One of four principal ingredients in the brewing process—along with grain, yeast, and water—hops produce beer’s distinctive bitterness, balancing the natural sweetness of the grain’s malt sugar while imbuing it with other flavors and aromas. Harvested from the female flowers of a perennial vine called Humulus lupulus, the pellets come in two complementary types—alpha and aroma. The former contributes to beer’s bitterness with its higher acidity levels, whereas the latter results in floral qualities due to its higher percentage of essential oils. 

One of the beers most commonly described as “hoppy,” india pale ale, came about thanks to another unique property of hops. An antimicrobial agent, the plant has been rumored to act as a natural preservative, keeping beer from spoiling too quickly. With this in mind, 18th- and 19th-century British brewers began adding extra hops to batches of beer destined for the Indian colonies, resulting in the brew’s characteristically strong bitterness.

Customer Reviews

This is one of our favorite breweries in flagstaff!
Martha E. · August 7, 2016
Great beer! The sampler makes it an adventure.
Amy J. · April 30, 2016
Service and atmosphere are great. About 20 beers on tap. Bring your dog!
Rebecca C. · March 7, 2016
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    Southeast Industrial Park

    4366 East Huntington Drive

    Flagstaff, AZ 86004

    +18554844677

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