Fresh hop release season is my favourite time of year … I’m like a kid in a candy store. My goal is to review as many as possible this year and share my thoughts with you all in Hoppiness-land! First up is Hop Project #9 from the team at Eddyline Brewing based in Nelson. Eddyline have partnered with local hop producers Clayton Hops and used fresh, green fresh Motueka hops. The aromas are a little muddled for this reviewer. A mixture of pine resins and banana which doesn’t quite work. The beer is still easy-drinking, light for a hazy and not too soupy which will appeal to many drinkers who think they are over the haze-craze!
Deep Creek Leo extroverted Hazy IPAThursday 11 August 2022
Reviewer Josh Lee says Deep Creek Leo Extroverted Hazy IPA is the best hazy he's tried this year and recommends it highly.
Boneface The Wolf Bites Back Triple Cold IPAWednesday 10 August 2022
Boneface The Wolf Bites Back Triple Cold IPA is a complex mix of sharp citrus and softer tropicals, with pungent rosewater and light malt sweetness.
Hop Federation Glory Glory West Coast IPAWednesday 10 August 2022
I love the team at Hop Federation and I think they love me because they are always looking after me with beermail and in today we have their latest westie,…
Parrotdog Boring Beer Oat Milk Hazy IPATuesday 9 August 2022
Parrotdog and Boring Oat Milk have joined forces to make Boring Beer, an oak milk hazy IPA that is anything but boring.