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Hopulent IPA #40

Published in Hopulent IPA

Additional Info

  • Release Number: 40
  • ABV%: 8.20%
  • Brew Date: 3/16/12
  • Pack Date: 4/7/12
  • Brewery: Salt Lake City
  • Notes: This Spring 2012 release of Hopulent brings out the citrusy, grapefruit character of the Simcoe hop with an abv right around 8% that keeps the body complex, but makes for a more refreshing IPA. On the nose you will find grapefruit rind with a little bit of pine from the hopback, but the first sip is just like cracking open a ruby red grapefruit.
  • Malt: Premium Two Row, Ultra Premium Maris Otter, Munic malt Type 1 and Caramel malt 20L.
  • Boil: CTZ, Chinook and Centennial for bittering and flavor, 2 additions of Simcoe for aroma
  • Hopback: Whole leaf Chinook and Centennial
  • Dry Hop: Chinook and Centennial.