Brewery: Bulli Brewing in Unanderra, NSW Style: Red IPA ABV: 6% Rate Beer: Not listed on Rate Beer Pour: Deep Ruby red colour with a solid whiteish head. Toasted malt aromas with caramel and soft floral notes. Lovely colour for a red IPA. Silky smooth with a hint of roastiness on the backend. The bitterness is balanced […]
Brewery: Hope Estate Brewery in Hunter Valley, NSW Style: Red Rye Imperial IPA ABV: 9% Rate Beer: not listed on Rate Beer Pour: Toffee amber in colour with a fast fading slightly off white head. The rye malt really dominates early on with this beer. It masks any hop bitterness or sweeter malts that you’d associate with a red IPA. This beer certainly […]
Brewery: Mountain Culture in Katoomba, NSW Style: Red IPA ABV: 8% Rate Beer: 95/100 Pour: Golden red in colour with a good cream colour head. Strong malt aromas, sweet piney flavour. Balanced bitterness in a surprisingly easy drinking beer for its ABV. Tropical stone fruit flavours underlines by a caramel maltiness. A delicious beer to celebrate resigning from a job and embarking […]
Brewery: Badlands Brewing in Orange, NSW Style: Red IPA ABV: 5.8% IBUs: 50 Rate Beer: no rating yet Pour: Light amber red colour with a big white head. Light tropical hop notes on a solid malt backbone with a touch of toffee and biscuit. Pretty solid little red IPA from my old (old) home town. Good […]
It’s Autumn so that means one thing. Red IPA season!
Brewery: BrewDog in Ellon, Scotland Style: Red Rye IPA ABV: 7.4% Rate Beer: 96/100 Pour: ***lost review from 2016*** Reddish brown colour with good head on pour Quite a silky smooth texture once given some time to breathe. Sticky and sharp on the tongue.
Brewery: Oskar Blues Brewing Company in Longmont, Colorado USA Style: Imperial Red IPA ABV: 8.2% IBUs: 60 Rate Beer: 99/100 Pour: ***lost review from 2016*** Honey red colour with a good head on pour It’s weird to find a imperial red IPA with flavours more akin to a West Coast style IPA. Fruit tones like passionfruit […]
The hop bitterness is hidden behind the smoothness of this red IPA