Tag Archives: Black IPA

Two Beers From BrewChap

Human Cannon & Ball (8%) is breathtakingly good, and not just because it’s a home brewed Double IPA based loosely on Pliny, because this stands up to any IPA that I’ve drunk in the course of 2017. It really is that … Continue reading

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Lithic Brewing Co. Black IPA (6.3%)

This is a decent little Black IPA that does everything that you would want from the style. It pours an inky black with a nice frothy cappuccino head and smells of chocolate coated plums. There’s a very good malting that’s … Continue reading

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To Øl Black Malts & Body Salts (9.9%)

My little band, Sarandon, used to do a song called “Lippy”. It was about that bloke that you meet in the pub who has always, “done more than you’ve done, had even more fun, found trouble more often.” This might … Continue reading

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Moor Beer Co. Illusion (4.5%)

Illusion is a Session Black IPA. Or an extravagantly hopped Mild. No, it’s really the former, though I love the idea of the latter as it feels even more incongruous and likely to cause arguments than Black IPAs did a … Continue reading

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Weird Beard Brew Co. Call Your Friends (9.7%)

Help me, I may have peaked too soon. It’s five twenty in the evening and I’ve decided to open a Coffee Double Black IPA brewed in collaboration with Time & Tide. What madness is this? I felt like I needed … Continue reading

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