Sharp orange-peeled grapefruit rind bittering and lacquered pine tones linger above dry pale malts. Recessive cantaloupe, pineapple, mango and melon tropicalia underscores piney citrus briskness.
Sessionable flagship packs a solid hop punch. Resinous Simcoe hop pining greets citric Cascade hop grassiness. Sticky pine resin attaches polite lemony grapefruit bittering and tropical passionfruit-pineapple-papaya tease above sweet Vienna malts of easygoing moderate-medium body.
Straightforward “Midwest IPA” proves crisp, hoppy and floral citric by design. Mild grapefruit, mandarin orange and lemon zesting picks up resinous pine flurry and light herbal touch above bready pale malts. Distant pineapple, mango and gooseberry illusions reinforce fruity nature.
On tap at Centre Street Public House, straightforward amber yellow-hazed IPA retains polite grapefruit zesting, mild mandarin orange tang and tart lemon custard licks alongside herbal-tinged wood tones above gentle pale malt-spiced base.
On tap at Centre Street Public House, centrist IPA celebrates ‘pre-haze craze’ with East-meets-West Coast vibe. Juicy East Coast tropical hop thrust brings vibrant grapefruit, papaya, guava and salted mango tanginess to the fore alongside Westerly orange-peeled lemon rind bittering and dry pine tones.
On tap at Centre Street Public House, tropical golden-hazed NEIPA unites casual grapefruit-peeled orange rind bittering with sour gooseberry-guava-mango-pineapple tartness and dryly vinous white wining. Waxy crayon-like citrus fruiting gains light pine needling.
On tap at Ambulance, spritzy lemon zesting brightens lightly embittered grapefruit-seeded orange peel spree of mildly amber-hazed dry-hopped NEIPA. Mellow floral citric spicing gains grassy wood-dried herbal musk at sparkly finish.
On tap at Plank Pizza, juicily fruited medium body plies massive grapefruit rind, peel and pith influence to mild wood tones over dry pale malts, leaving lemony orange-peeled mango, nectarine and lime illusions in its wake (alongside latent passionfruit, peach, pineapple, guava, tangerine and papaya tropicalia). Snappily fruitful bliss.
On tap at Beef Trust, skunky ‘dank hemp-infused’ India Pale Ale retains sticky green weed resin for bright lemony orange tang, dry Chinook-Columbus-Simcoe-hopped wood tones and light herbal snip. Heady cannabis-related medium body balanced just right.
On tap at Ambulance, deep purple-hued NEIPA brings spunky blueberry jam tartness to lemony Citra-hopped bitterness, picking up mildly vinous green grape esters. But its blueberry pureed citrus finish needs deeper resonance.