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• Sierra Nevada brews for a higher calling with Trappist monks

Sierra Nevada brews for a higher calling with Trappist monks

A 1,500-year-old tradition of monastic brewing is putting down rootlets in 21st-century America. You can taste its fruits in Ovila Quad, the third in a line of ales that Sierra Nevada Brewing in Chico, Calif., has released in partnership with the Trappist monks of the Abbey of New Clairvaux in Vina, Calif. A “quadrupel” is […]