Robust & Malty

Robust & Malty Taste Profile

Beer is an extremely diverse drink, in style, texture, taste and flavours. Even beers within the same category can feature very distinct aromas and flavours. Though every beer is unique, you can typically describe beers from this profile as having:

  • Medium body

  • Caramel and roasted malt flavours

  • Hoppy and/or bitter undertones

Take a moment to explore the many beers at the NSLC that fit the Robust & Malty taste profile. You’re sure to find one or two you’d like to try!

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Beer-Robust&Malty Shelf Talker

Here’s the info you will find at shelf.

  1. ① Taste Profile

    A simple description that sums up the taste experience of the beer. There are seven unique profiles, each with a different colour for easy reference.

  2. ② Flavours

    A beer’s flavours are determined by a number of factors, including the ingredients used and the brewing method. The most distinct flavours of a beer are summarized here.

  3. ③ Food Pairings

    The enjoyment of a glass of beer can be enhanced by pairing it with the right food. Each label includes a few suggestions for foods that go well with that beer.

Roasted parsnip and brown butter papardelle

Roasted parsnip and brown butter papardelle

This Italian inspired dish featuring local root vegetables is an ideal accompaniment to a glass of Italian red wine.

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Spice roasted carrots with herbs and feta

Spice roasted carrots with herbs and feta

A great way to add a little pizzazz to carrots.

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Grilled lamb

Grilled lamb

A great pairing to a local red wine such as Avondale's Montevista.

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Mom’s tourtière

Mom’s tourtière

This Acadien staple makes a wonderful meal during the holidays.

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Loaded nachos topped with veggies, pull pork, cheese sauce and guacamole

All-star pulled pork nachos

These crowd favourites are easy to make and full of flavour.

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Roast tomatoes

Roast tomatoes

The roasting process brings out a rich, sweet character in these tomatoes. The tomatoes are a great accompaniment to our salt cod croquettes recipe.

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