S-55 Special Pale Ale


This pale ale features a rich blend of malted and caramel-based barleys coupled with the dominant hop characteristics of Cascade for bittering, flavor and aroma. Dry hopped with Cascade and Amarillo to produce a nice aroma to enhance the drinking pleasure. 5.6% ABV and 43 IBUs.

The story behind the name: The storied Italian general Italo Balbo, later to be named Commander-in-Chief of the North African Forces during WW2, lead a squadron (24) of Italian S-55 Savoia Marchetti hydroplanes to Shediac in 1933 on his way to and back from the Chicago World’s Fair.

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DRIVE THRU SERVICE. Here are the details:

  • Place the order for a minimum of 12 cans of beer.
  • Pay for the order. Specify in the notes who will pick up and what color and type of car we should look out for.
  • Drive to Flying Boats Brewing at 700 Malenfant Blvd and park in the designated “Drive Thru” parking area – See signage in the parking lot.
  • We will come outside to your car with your order once we see you parked in the designated area. Or send us another message using your email request and we’ll watch for you at the specified time.