Silken milk-sugared coffee creaming receives surging cocoa-powdered dark chocolate bittersweetening over barley-flaked Maris Otter malts. Lactic mocha continuance picks up latent vanilla sweetness, day-old coffee resonance and burnt caramel smidge, but phenol carbolic fizz undoes the acrid finish.
On tap at Hoover’s, dark-roast black chocolate malting gains dry nutty coffee tone, raw molasses bittering and charred hop remnant for moderately creamed cocoa-nibbed full body.
Rich Polish Baltic Porter brings semi-sweet dark milk chocolate to caramel-burnt molasses sugaring and latent dried fruiting over maple-sapped mocha malting. At the midst, cocoa-dried chocolate resonance picks up dark-roast coffee tones to embitter ashen wood-burnt hop char as recessive prune-raisin-plum conflux and distant pumpernickel, pipe tobacco, toffee, walnut and carob flour illusions soak into the mighty mocha mass.
Well-rounded tripel guides herbal black-peppered lemon zesting thru pervasive cellared fungi mustiness, serene juniper-nipped floral herbage and peachy vanilla creaming above honeyed pale malts. Fizzy citric spritz prickles crisply clean finish underscored by sage-dried lavender, mandarin orange, clove-spiced banana, apricot and pineapple illusions .
On tap at Ambulance, raspily tart ruby reddish fruited sour lets powdery strawberry, blueberry and raspberry adjuncts gain mildly lactic acidulated malting for lambic-like luster. Tart berry jam continuance picks up tertiary cherry, cranberry and boysenberry subtleties for further sour-candied resilience.
Fully dimensional Christmastime milkshake IPA initially serenades lemony orange-grapefruit-pineapple tanginess and resinous hop pining with vanilla-creamed powdered sugaring for pastry-like affability. Tangy orange fruiting glazes confectionary powdered sugar pastry dough continuance and mild rum-spiced sweetness to contrast bitter wood-dried Amarillo hop sting.
Concocting a liquified maple donut out of maple syrup and caramelized sugar, citrus-juiced IPA makes fine vanilla-creamed milkshake IPA dessert fodder. Creamy vanilla sweetness guards zesty lemon-peeled grapefruit and orange tang against mild piney hop bittering, sour lemondrop tartness and herbal lemongrass snip.
On tap at Poor Henry’s, sweetly vanilla-creamed IPA conditioned on apricot and tangerine gains lactic yogurt souring to contrast powdered sugar sway above delicate cereal oats base. Madagascar vanilla beaning gains subsidiary lemon meringue, sweet orange peel, bitter grapefruit and white peach illusions to penetrate wispily honeyed apricot-tangerine adjunct.
Juicy Valencia and blood orange tanginess picks up lemony grapefruit effervescence and piney evergreen musk for ‘dry & bubbly IPA.’ Zestful orange splendor enjoined by polite tangerine, mango, pineapple and peach charm as well as latent orange-candied champagne sparkle over spiced pale malts.
Lavishly rich amber-hazed tripel/ IPA hybrid guides white peppered floral-spiced Belgian yeast thru effervescent American-hopped citrus zesting and vanilla-creamed banana and clove niceties above cinnamon-toasted cookie dough malting, leaving rum-sugared vodka nip on tannic green grape esters at the durably fulsome finish. Lemon meringue, tangy pineapple, bruised orange, honeyed peach and salted mango illusions spread across epic landscape.
On tap at Growler & Gill, sumptuously dry Citra-hopped Imperial IPA valiantly coalesces tropical fruit juicing with lactic yogurt-like souring. Lemony sugar-spiced orange-grapefruit-pineapple tanginess contrasts grassy hop musk and mild pine tones while sourly tart redcurrant-glazed melon rind, guava, papaya, gooseberry and mango illusions leave protruding imprint.
On tap at Poor Henry’s, sharply citric-embittered Amarillo/Simcoe-hopped IPA brings zestful lemony grapefruit tang to dry earthen wood tones above crisply clean celery-watered crystal malting. Mellow yellow fruit spicing gains latent juniper sway.