Category Archives: IPA

Dogfish Head: 75 Minute IPA

From the Brewery:  “Blend two Dogfish Head favorites, add maple syrup and carbonate the mixture naturally. What do you get? 75 Minute IPA. The carbon dioxide trapped during bottle conditioning gives 75 Minute IPA a soft and velvety mouthfeel. Dry-hopped with … Continue reading

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Sierra Nevada: Blindfold Black IPA

From the Brewery:  “Blindfold blankets us in darkness yet maintains a surprisingly light body and bold, hoppy character. This black IPA emerged from our Beer Camp program and builds on Sierra Nevada’s legendary love of hops with roasted malts for … Continue reading

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Sierra Nevada: Snow Wit White IPA

From the Brewery:  “You don’t need a magic mirror to see the lure of this beer. It’s brewed with seven varieties of experimental dwarf hops. These hops are so called because of their uncommon growing method—shorter hedgerows rather than tall … Continue reading

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Speakeasy: Big Daddy IPA

From the Brewery:  “No lightweight, Big Daddy I.P.A. tips the scales with a huge hop flavor and a dry, clean finish that leaves the scene without a trace.” 6.5% ABV IPA. The Pour:  Poured from a 12 oz bottle into my … Continue reading

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Mission: Shipwrecked Double IPA

From the Brewery:  “Our Shipwrecked Double IPA is like no other. With intense hop character from the use of Cascade, CTZ, and Centennial hops, it drinks like an IPA but has the backbone of a double. Distinct, with depth and … Continue reading

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Samuel Adams: Rebel IPA

From the Brewery:  “Introducing Rebel IPA, the first West Coast style IPA from the same brewers that started a craft beer revolution in 1984.” 6.5% ABV American IPA This beer is pretty widely available, but I got this bottle from a … Continue reading

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Sierra Nevada: Nooner Session IPA

From the Brewery:  “There’s no better way to start a lazy afternoon than with a group of friends and a few beers. Nooner IPA is a session beer that’s light in body yet big in hop flavor. By using intense, … Continue reading

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Firestone Walker: Wookey Jack (Proprietor’s Reserve)

From the Brewery:  “A unique twist on the Cascadian Dark Ale style.  Wookey Jack offers true hop aroma to rival most IPAs, with pungent citrus and herbal hop nuances, a hint of peppery rye and earthiness on the nose.  Big … Continue reading

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Green Flash: Green Bullet Triple India Pale Ale

From the Brewery:  “Named after a super-robust New Zealand hop, Green Bullet™ is a well-balanced Triple IPA being bottled today for the 1st time ever. Brewmaster, Chuck Silva initially released this Pacific Gem to celebrate the Green Flash 9th Anniversary … Continue reading

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Tioga-Sequoia: Batch 250 Imperial IPA

From the Brewery:  “Batch 250 is an Imperial IPA hop bomb! Pounds of Simcoe, Centennial, and Summit hops make up the backbone of this 10% beast. We toast to all the craft beer drinkers in the San Joaquin Valley who … Continue reading

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