Tag Archives: BIPA

Abbeydale Brewery RITA (6%)

Brewed in collaboration with Thornbridge, RITA is a Black IPA with a lot of attitude. It pours a deep ruby red rather than the expected purple brown, holds a big fuzzy head and smells of bitter chocolate with an earthy … Continue reading

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Verdant Brewing Co. Everyone Was Spinning (6.6%)

Full of chocolate and dry as a bone this Black IPA, brewed in collaboration with Buxton is very good indeed. You’ll find spun sugar and molasses, treacle tart, honey and well toasted brown bread crusts from the malts, along with … Continue reading

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Wander Beyond Brewing Co. Scoop (11%)

Imagine if you will an Imperial Black Mint Choc Chip Ice Cream IPA. Picture a day at the sea side and choosing something refreshing to eat as a nice little treat while you walk along the promenade. Hold in your … Continue reading

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Arcadian Brewing Co. Slow Wave (5.5%)

Initially I wasn’t impressed with this, it didn’t seem big enough somehow, but as I settled into it Slow Wave began to grow on me. It’s a Black IPA full of subtle delights. Cola and Burdock aromas, round and juicy, … Continue reading

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Kaiju Beer: From A Land Down Under

Hopped Out Red (6.5%) Black cherries, molasses and tamarind, and that’s just the first sip. Hopped Out Red is an enormous Red Ale that masterfully mixes the sweet gloopy sexiness of a malt forward beer with the lip slashing, tongue … Continue reading

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