Tag Archives: IPA

Mt. Hood Brewing Ice Axe IPA

A new brew just in time for the downright blistering summer sun this weekend in the Seattle area.  Yes, blistering… we may reach a whopping 80 degrees… but don’t hold your breath. :) Somewhat crappy summer aside, I have a … Continue reading

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Redhook Big Ballard Imperial IPA

Coming out of the Redhook Big Ballard Imperial IPA Release Event, here is the official tasting… Goal!   Redhook scores with their Big Ballard Imperial IPA. Tasted tonight, at the event, this brew pours darker than a normal IPA but has the characteristic … Continue reading

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Redhook Big Ballard Imperial IPA Release Event

How to reach perma-smile… get off work, drive to Redhook Brewery, attend special invite release party for great tasting beer with friends, neighbors, and strangers.  Pretty simple equation, I figure… :)  Summary: A great night with great people… potentially the best … Continue reading

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Widmer Brothers W ’10 Pitch Black IPA

I just finished off 2/3 of a six pack of these bad boys (Widmer Brothers W ’10 Pitch Black IPA)  in nothing flat… easy to drink, nice as a session, this 6.5% beauty tastes good and packs a punch.  I … Continue reading

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Full Sail Grandsun of Spot IPA

Close your eyes, think about a good, solid IPA… the golden amber color, the hoppy, floral nose, the bitter hop body balanced with moderate malt flavor, the moderately complex finish with hints of citrus… Now open your eyes… you couldn’t read … Continue reading

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Southern Tier Oak Aged Unearthly IPA

I have a thing for stuff aged in oak barrels… in fact, I haven’t met anything aged in oak that I haven’t really liked, I don’t think… instant winner, then?  Prett much! Southern Tier Oak Aged Unearthly IPA is a solid … Continue reading

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Cashmere Continuously Hopped IPA

Another Cashmere brew coming at you, Cashmere Continuously Hopped IPA!  For you hop heads, this is your brew.  As good as any of the super hoppy beers I have had, this one lives up to its name and you can … Continue reading

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