Ommegang Nirvana IPA

Ommegang Brewery, nestled in the hills around Cooperstown, NY, is known for its fantastic  Belgian style beers.  Recently they decided to brew an American style India Pale Ale, their first non-Belgian beer. Ommegang reached out to Boulevard Brewing, also owned by Duvel, to use their brewery to brew, bottle and package their new IPA.  Ommegang’s […]

Rooster Fish Brewing – Hop Warrior Imperial IPA

As part of the Craft Beer Nation Friday Night Hangout Episode 153: Double / Imperial IPAs, I drank and discussed Watkins Glen based Rooster Fish Brewing – Hop Warrior Imperial IPA. Below is that portion of the show.  You can find a link to the entire show by visiting the related links below. Related Links: […]

Anchor Brewing Liberty Ale

The original modern American IPA.  Or perhaps the original American Pale Ale? First brewed in 1975 to commemorate the 200th anniversary of Paul Revere’s ride, Liberty Ale re-introduced the near lost art of dry hopping to America.  Liberty Ale has the distinction of being the first post-prohibition modern American IPA, the first single-hop ale and […]