On tap at Morris Tap & Grill, dry orange yellow-hazed NEIPA brings sharp lemony grapefruit zest and orange-desiccated peach and pineapple tartness to buttery pale-malted bready bottom. Dank grassy hop resin soaks up sweet ‘n sour fruiting at the finish.
Beautiful floral fruited waft emanates from zesty IPA-inspired wheat ale moderation. Brisk lemony yellow grapefruit tang picks up subtle green grape tannins and mild juniper-licked piney hop bittering above buttery biscuit base. Tertiary pineapple, peach, guava and mango tropicalia reinforce dazzling citric spritz.
On tap at Plank Pizza, ‘surprisingly mellow’ Imperial IPA places sweet tropical fruiting and mildly creamed sugar malts above toned-down piney hop musk. Juicy pineapple, navel orange, tangerine, mango, nectarine, honeydew and peach tanginess suppresses distant lemondrop souring. Viscous honey-spiced fruiting gains candied coating over time while spelt-grained pilsner malting provides soft, but effective, backbone.
On tap at Growler & Gill, admirable medium body ‘blankets’ lemon-candied orange, pineapple, peach and mango tang with grassy-hopped pine resin. Mild floral bouquet and dainty malt sugaring sweeten resilient tropical fruiting.
On tap at Growler & Gill, ‘elegant’ lemon-dropped grapefruit and pineapple tropicalia gains gentle floral bouquet to contrast dank herbal peppering. In the distance, candied peach-mango-tangerine tang plays possum.
On tap at Julian’s, sessionable India Pale Ale brings mild lemon-peeled orange rind bittering, sharp pine-hopped juniper berry influence and wafting floral daub to lightly spiced biscuity pale malting. Tertiary grapefruit, peach, nectarine, pineapple and mango illusions add juicy tangent. In the can, crisply clean Citra-hopped orange and grapefruit tanginess embittered by sticky pine hop bite and lacquered wood respite.