A juicy n hazy IPA where the slight tartness just adds to the juiciness…like morning breakfast beverage juiciness. With very little bitterness and massive dry-hopping, it’s really quite good. No way I would have guessed the 8% ABV the bottle indicates. From the fine folks at Chicago’s Pipeworks Brewing Co.
Derketo is a 10% ABV imperial IPA fermented with Belgian wit yeast from Chicago’s own Pipeworks Brewing, smuggled back from our recent trip. Lots of resin over the pine notes. Nice bitterness with a dry finish. Not as much malty sweetness as I expected, which is good. The wit yeast makes it different, though not […]
This ain’t no Bud Light lime…. An interesting collaboration beer from Chicago’s Pipeworks Brewing Company and Tired Hands Brewing Company. A double IPA brewed with lime zest and juice… I’m not sure if the citrus smells/ flavors or bitterness are from the lime, lime zest or the hops. It’s very good, not like someone squeezed […]
An 8.5% ABV milk stout with cacao nibs straight out of Chicago. We chose to enjoy the malty beverage in our new BLAH 5th Anniversary glasses… w00t! Thanks Ken for schlepping the goods.