IPA (5)

A tasty local IPA

Sunday, 11 October 2015 16:11
Mosaic IPA, Community Beer Company, Dallas TX Style: American IPA ABV: 8.60% North Texas has been churning out some damn good brews lately, stouts and sours in particular. One style that I previously had found hard to enjoy, however, has been the IPA. Many brewers take a subtler approach to the IPA and balance the hops, making the brew smoother…

Mom Azacca

Tuesday, 15 September 2015 22:27
Mom Azacca, The Collective Brewing Project, Fort Worth TX Style: Dry Hopped Witbier ABV: 5.60% The Bearded Lady had a special beer launch party a few weeks ago for The Collective Brewing Project’s (CBP) newest addition, Mom Azacca. How could DocHopHead not be there? That’s a combination of our favorite gastropub and favorite local brewery. Not to mention the fact…

Let's Get Funky

Saturday, 04 October 2014 19:00
Sixty-One, Dogfish Head Brewery, Milton DE Style: American IPA ABV: 6.50% So you’re looking for something different, even a little funky? There’s a whole slew of brews out there that fit that category. The style, “American Wild Ale,” is punctuated by the descriptor, “funk.” The style even has a showing in the BeerAdvocate top 25… twice. Now, if you haven’t…

If you like that (Sierra Nevada Pale Ale), try this #4

Monday, 09 June 2014 19:00
I was having lunch with Doc Hop Head at our favorite gastropub, The Bearded Lady, recently when our conversation turned, naturally, to beer. We were thinking of popular beers that bridge the world to lesser known robust craft beers. One could consider these the gatekeepers to the world of craft beer. One prime example we came up with was “that…

90 Minute IPA

Monday, 17 March 2014 19:00
90 Minute IPA, Dogfish Head, Milton, DE Style: American Double / Imperial IPA ABV: 9.00% I would like start this review by saying that I didn't really care for the bitter hoppiness of IPAs before I tried the 90 Minute's older brother, the 120 Minute IPA. Like other beers, I came back to the style and gave the 90 Minute…