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FUNDAMENTALS #87 — RedWillow Weightless Strata Session IPA

Macclesfield Matthew Curtis RedWillow Session IPA

FUNDAMENTALS #87 — RedWillow Weightless Strata Session IPA

There is a tendency when a new hop variety becomes available commercially to present it to the drinker in its most extreme form; to express the characteristics of this particular hop flowers’ oils and acids as vividly as possible, so as to demonstrate its potency. Case in point – when the latest variety, Talus (formerly known as HBC 692), became available, its distributor Yakima Chief Hops sent me a range of beers demonstrating its prowess. What followed was a battery assault to the senses in the form of a range of double dry-hopped double IPAs. SLAM, there’s some coconut. BAM,...

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