Hop Essence Series: Motueka (Brewmaster Jack)

Style: Double IPA / Hoppy Maibock-style Ale 8.3% ABV 100 IBU’s From: Holyoke, MA Bottled On: 12/10/13 Brewer’s Note: “The Brewmaster Jack Hop Essence Series is our take on a single hop series. Rather than keeping the same malt bill and just roating the different hops, each beer in the Hop Essence Series is crafted to complement the specific hop variety used. That means different … Continue reading Hop Essence Series: Motueka (Brewmaster Jack)

Society and Solitude #6 (Hill Farm-stead Brewery)

Style: Double/Imperial India Pale Ale 8% ABV From: Greensboro, VT Brewer’s Note: “Imperial Pale Ale brewed almost exclusively with Mosaic hops from the Pacific Northwest.” Thus begins my reviews of Hill Farmstead.  I have a couple bottles that I will hopefully review in the next few days, but I felt like I should start this with a little-something about the brewery.  Hill Farmstead is being … Continue reading Society and Solitude #6 (Hill Farm-stead Brewery)