Category Archives: IPA

Warrior’s IPA

Today’s American IPAs are awesome–I love hops like Mosaic and Citra, to the point where I have been starting to hit fruity hop fatigue. The antidote? Make a beer with the most piney, resiny, harshest old school hops I could … Continue reading

Posted in India Pale Ale, IPA, tastings | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

The Ones That Got Away…

For a variety of reasons, I haven’t been able to blog about every single batch I brewed in 2018. Many of the ones that didn’t make the cut were repeat brewings of successful recipes. Because I’m not likely to get … Continue reading

Posted in Belgian sour, double IPA, fruit beer, IPA, session beer, session IPA, tastings, wheat beer, witbier | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , ,

English IPA

I’ve done soooo many American-style IPAs (especially tending towards the citrusy/fruity variety) that I’ve lost sight of what else an IPA can be. I wanted to get back to the style’s roots roots, with an English-style recipe. Creatively, I decided … Continue reading

Posted in English IPA, India Pale Ale, IPA, tastings | Tagged , ,

Centennial IPA

I’ve gotten bored with tropical fruity, citrusy, guava bomb IPAs; they’re fairly easy to nail at least half-way well, but come across as a bit one-note after awhile. I don’t have a huge interest in the hazy IPA trend, either–they’re … Continue reading

Posted in IPA, tastings | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

Summertime Session IPA

My previous session IPA didn’t turn out terribly great (not even worth a blog post), due at least in part to a clash between the hops and malt. Munich just ain’t a good base for even a session IPA, so … Continue reading

Posted in IPA, session IPA | Tagged , , ,