Seasonal Releases from Central City Brewers & Distillers
New Central City Seasonal Releases, Hopping Mad Mosaic Cider and
Red Racer Lemon Groove, now available
British Columbia. Central City Brewers & Distillers
is expanding its exploration of hop flavours with two new seasonal
release products. Known best for their Red Racer IPA, hop forward
beers have been a staple of Central City Brewers’ product
mix. Showcasing their love for hops is the new Red Racer
Lemon Groove Golden Ale and Hopping Mad Mosaic Hopped Cider.
The Lemon Groove is a seasonal release under the Red Racer brand.
This beer is single hopped using the Lemon Drop hop variety. Giving
notes of citrus and lemon, this Golden Ale is a balance of hop
aromatics and moderate bitter notes. Together, a lemon-peel like
character, along with a mid-body, provide a smooth and aromatic
From Central City’s Hopping Mad Cider brand, comes their first
seasonal cider release. Building on the hopped, core product, this
cider is dry-hopped, using the tropical flavoured, mosaic hop.
Giving notes of mango and citrus, this aromatic craft cider is
lightly sweet and unique among hopped ciders. Craft cider and craft
beer drinkers alike will find something to love about this limited
Central City Brewers & Distillers Brewmaster, Gary Lohin,
“We have been known for our hoppy beers and we wanted to show the
more subtle character of what hops can do to craft beer and cider.
The Lemon Drop is a new hop, and we were very excited to experiment
with its citrus character.
We also use the Mosaic Hop in our Red Racer India Session Ale and
Super Stellar IPA. We chose to use it in a cider to give the
flavour that we love in an innovative cider product.”
The Red Racer Lemon Groove and Hopping Mad Mosaic Hop will be
available at select craft retailers in British Columbia, Alberta,
Saskatchewan and Manitoba.
Hopping Mad Mosaic Cider and Red Racer Lemon Groove,
brewed at Central City, in Surrey, BC.
Central City is a craft brewery
and distillery in the business of developing, producing and
selling international award-winning, premium craft beer and
high quality distilled spirits brewed without compromise.
Based in Surrey, British Columbia, CCBD was voted Canada’s Brewery
of the Year in 2010 and 2012. Their Red Racer brand has become
a cult icon among craft beer enthusiasts throughout North