IPA’s dominate our collection of new beers for 2018…And we’ve four exciting IPA directions with a Gose thrown in to keep things interesting.
Making IPA’s Great Again (Atlanta, GA) – Second Self Beer’s newest offering has fun with a popular ‘Trumpism’ and might also be a reaction to the whole hazy IPA thing that’s been sweeping the nation. Brewed with Cascade, Centennial, Chinook and Simcoe hops, Second Self Make IPA Great Again is a Yuuuge 9% ABV homage to the bitter and clear IPAs that inspired the brewery’s two cofounders Jason Santamaria and Chris Doyle to start brewing over a decade ago.
Staying Coastal (San Diego, CA) – Coming off the success of North Island IPA, Coronado Brewing is releasing the next beer in its Knoxville Series. Brewed using a blend of Mosaic, Citra and Azacca hops, with fresh peach puree added to complement the tropical citrus hoppiness, Coronado Peach Cruiser is a 6.8% ABV San Diego-Style IPA that’s available now in 22oz, 12oz six-pack as well as on draft.
An Oak Aged IPA? (Denver, CO) – Great Divide Brewing is returning a cult fav, that’s been archived for more than three years. Brewed with heavy handed additions of Pacific Northwest hops and gently aged on French and American Oak, Rumble Oak Aged IPA is a 6.2% ABV India Pale Ale wonderful balance of bitterness, caramel sweetness, vanilla, and undertones of pine and citrus.
Summer Ready (Boston, MA) – Just in time for summers arrival, Boston Beer is returning a unique play on a classic German style. Light-bodied and exclusive to the Samuel Adams American Summer Variety Pack, Samuel Adams Raspberry Lemon Gose is fruit-forward and tangy refresher that first debuted in 2016.
Next Station (Denver, CO) – Station 26 Brewing Company has a new addition to their year-round portfolio and this baby’s BIG. Aggressively hopped with Amarillo, Mosaic, and Simcoe and now available in cans Station 26 Bang Bang Double IPA is a bold, 9.2% ABV India Pale Ale with a dry, refreshing finish.