October 1: Lompoc Brewers Portland Halloween Seasonal Beer Release – "Monster Mash" Imperial Porter

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The Lompoc brewers will be doing the mash at the release party for their Halloween seasonal, Monster Mash. The Monster Mash Bash will take place Oct. 1 from 4 to 10 pm at Sidebar.

An Imperial Porter, Monster Mash features strong chocolate and roast flavors with a touch of red fruit. It weighs in at 8% ABV and 50 IBUs.  It will be available on draft and in 22 oz. bottles at all Lompoc locations and in select stores.  The Monster Mash Bash will also highlight '09 Bourbon Barrel Aged Monster Mash. Brewed on August 21 2009, this batch was aged in Bourbon barrels for 11 months and cellared for an additional two. This Imperial Porter has a slight Bourbon aroma with chocolate and licorice flavors finishing with vanilla notes (8% ABV).