Toppling Goliath Brewing Company – 1492

Toppling Goliath Brewing Company - 1492

Toppling Goliath Brewing Company1492

India Pale Ale
BJCP Style: 14B. American IPA
ABV: 6%
IBU: 45
Bottled on: 8/26/15
Tasting on: 10/16/15
Glass: Craft Pint

Aroma: Overtones of citrus and pine hops. Undertones of floral and dank hops, along with a bit of caramel. 9.5/10

Appearance: Copper to amber body with lots of hops in suspension. Off-white head with excellent retention. 9/10

Flavor: Hop bitterness in the beginning followed by citrus hops and just enough malt in the middle.  Hop bitterness returns in the end, along with floral hops and a hint of pepper. Washed out hop bitterness in the aftertaste. 19/20

Mouthfeel: Medium body with moderate carbonation. No alcohol. 9/10

Overall Impression: An excellent hop profile in both the aroma and the flavor. Just enough malt to support and showcase the hops. 47/50

Final Score: 94% = A-

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