The seasons are changing and craft brewers are keeping things fun with interesting new beers you’re gonna want to chase down this weekend.
Hypnotic (Paso Robles, CA) – Firestone Walker Brewing recently released what they explain as “the culmination of the brewery’s 15-year quest to master the West Coast IPA style.” Brewed with coveted Cryo Hop pellets and dry-hopped with hop varieties from the US and New Zealand, Firestone Hopnosis IPA is a 6.7% ABV West Coast IPA with an explosion of tropical fruit flavors including mango, passionfruit, white grape and lychee.
“Hopnosis represents everything we’ve learned about hopping techniques over the years, all rolled into one beer,” said Firestone Walker Brewmaster Matt Brynildson. “This is our ultimate new-school expression of the West Coast IPA.
Key Notes (Baltimore, MD) – DuClaw Brewing has a new addition to its core lineup that’s perfect especially with the weather warming up. Bursting with pineapple juice yet low on calories, DuClaw Low Key is a 3.8% ABV Wheat Ale with crisp notes of citrus and pine.
“Looking back at our core lineup, we saw an opportunity to diversify, and add flair without sacrificing flavor,” said DuClaw CEO and Founder, Dave Benfield, “and that includes the first low-calorie beer release in the brewery’s 25-year history.”
New From The N/A Corner (California) – Non-Alcoholic beers have come a long way’s since your uncle used to order an O’Doul’s. And now Two Roads Brewing, one of our favorite brewing operations in the Northeast has a new addition to the growing segment. The first in what will become a line of buzz-free beers from the brewery Two Roads Non-Alcoholic Juicy IPA is both tasty and convincing.