Green Head IPA (Newburyport Brewing Company)

Style: American West Coast IPA 7.2% ABV Hops: Topaz, Columbus, Centennial, Simcoe From: Newburyport, MA Brewer’s Note: “An assertive and hoppy west coast-style India Pale Ale. Bright hop aromas and flavors fade to a brief, smooth malt undertone and a clean, crisp, slightly bitter finish. This beer is brewed to bite you back!” The beer’s can is similar in style to the Plum Island Belgian … Continue reading Green Head IPA (Newburyport Brewing Company)

Plum Island Belgian White (Newburyport Brewing Company)

Style: Witbier 5.4% ABV Brewer’s Note: “An unfiltered witbier with hints of citrus & coriander. This “partly cloudy” ale features slight citrus and spicy aromas complemented by mild sweet pilsner and wheat malt tastes. Our friends in Belgium would be proud of us.” The beer’s can is funky and designed perfectly to take in other styles as well.  I like the big wave that is … Continue reading Plum Island Belgian White (Newburyport Brewing Company)

Deviant Dale’s India Pale Ale

I am definitely coming around to this can trend in brewing.  This can is a nice tall boy with a great red black and silver color scheme that makes you think of demonic and devilish things.  This Deviant Dale seems quite deviant.  The font is awesomely “southern demonic” in feel, with nice silver outlining.  The brewery name has a wonky hand written feel, like a … Continue reading Deviant Dale’s India Pale Ale