Creamy black chocolate entry absorbs dark-roast coffee, espresso and cocoa nibs bittering as well as ashen Blackstrap molasses bittering and peaty pine-licked earthiness. Only its thin body precludes perfection.
Soft-tongued milk chocolate entry gains mildly sour yogurt splurge above dewy earthen grains. Coffee-roasted milk sugaring reinforces milky mocha fixation.
On tap at Ambulance, easygoing English-styled barleywine brings mildly dry-spiced brown chocolate sugaring and subtle whiskey daub to herbal Kent Golding hop astringency in casual manner that lacks stylish intensity and robust flavor profile.
Mellowly versatile Scotch-barreled moderation utilizes spicy Belgian Abbey yeast esters to redirect its dewy peat moisture and caramelized barley roast towards hushed port-wined dried fruiting. Understated Scotch malting picks up oaken vanilla tannins at the midst while wispy coconut, honey, molasses whiskey and brandy undertones flail.
On tap at Ambulance, lactic-soured IPA (with 10% ABV) loads barley floured starch upon lemon-sugared peach, pineapple, mango and papaya fruiting as well as light Sauvignon Blanc wining. Mild resinous hop bittering gains moderate vodka boozing at the back end.
On tap at Poor Henry’s, mellowly offbeat dry-hopped third anniversary celebrator brings lemon-rotted dried orange souring to lightly creamed oats-sugared bed, leaving subtle chili heat beneath the surface. Distant mango-papaya-guava tropicalia contrasts mellow vegetal tease.
On tap at Beef Trust, mildly lactic prune-hazed ‘breakfast’ hybrid brings pancake-battered blueberry pureeing to IPA-derived Citra-Mosaic hop tropicalia. Syrupy cotton-candied maple sugaring lacquers egg-milked blueberry tartness and slightly soured citrus fruiting, picking up latent phenol astringency.
On tap at Beef Trust, easygoing yellow-marbled moderation leads with its pine-combed yellow grapefruit tang and tart lemon spritz. Limey gooseberry-passionfruit-guava-dried Nelson Sauvin hops, sour green grape tannins and vodka-tinged juniper nip coddle lactic milk-sugared pale malts.
On tap at Ambulance, triply dry-hopped NEIPA contrasts lemon-soured white grape tannins with floral-bound pineapple, cantaloupe, peach and melon fruiting above mild oats-flaked barley flour. Herbaceously grassy pine resin secures sweet ‘n sour tropical fruiting.
On tap at Poor Henry’s, Imperial double dry-hopped version of ’68 RYOT stays softly creamed as subtle lemony grapefruit tartness and mild herbal pining soak into oats-dried rye malting. Mildly pungent citrus-bound Galaxy hop sedation and light bready pilsner base combine for easygoing fare.
On tap at Ambulance, wonderful flagship brew seizes upon all things good in a sunshiny medium-bodied IPA. Zesty grapefruit-peeled pineapple, orange and mango tropicalia fueled by resinous earthen pining as well as dank cannabis above mild flaked oats-wheat spine. Tertiary floral-daubed peach, passionfruit and papaya illusions push up against lightly lingered finishing astringency. Recommended.
On tap at Seven Lakes Station, District 96 Photo Op’s ‘little sister’ stays milder as spritzy lemon zest coddles subtle yellow grapefruit-seeded bittering, candied pineapple tartness and navel orange tang while sedate pine resin picks up dainty floral-daubed herbal nip.