Hiphophopotamus – His barrels are bottomless. Hop resins glow like phosphorus. Tingling on the top of your esophagus. Two hop puns for this Double IPA.
Session Beer Day is April 7th, 2016. While brewers are encouraged to push the boundaries in order to develop new styles that fit the “session” definition there are plenty of classic styles that already make the cut. Besides, it’s National Beer Day as well so everyone should feel included.
Is this a light black IPA recipe or is it a overhopped black APA or is it a dark American brown? Who knows? One thing is for certain this recipe is smooth, bitter, and full of hop character with enough malt complexity to stay interesting without being muddled.