Westerham Brewery Hop Rocket (4.5%)

I’m really impressed by this little Session IPA.
It’s crammed with flavour and has a big solid body to boot.
Pouring a bright amber the aroma is lemon curd and pine needles, and taking a swig you are initially met by the big round malt body.
Biscuits and bread crusts, honey, caramel and toffee drizzled doughnuts make for a smooth chewy brown sugar rich backbone.
The hopping – and we are not told which hops are used, only that they are citrusy and piney – bring, um, citrus and pine, some freshly chopped garden herbs and a slap of nettle stings to the long dry finish.

Source: Westerham Brewery

About Simon Williams

Founder of CAMRGB. Member of The British Guild Of Beer Writers. Leftist bigmouth. Old and grumpy.
This entry was posted in Beer Review, CAMRGB and tagged , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

One Response to Westerham Brewery Hop Rocket (4.5%)

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.