From Backroads Brewing Co the newest brewery in Nelson BC comes their “First Descent Northwest IPA”. The beer pours an orange colour with a white head. The aroma consists of lots of fruit including citrus, semi sweet notes and floral hops. The flavour is of citrus, orange, mild tropical fruit, caramel, resin, pine and bitterness. The alcohol content comes in at 6.3% with an IBU of 53. This is definitely a tasty IPA coming out of Nelson BC. If you find yourself in the Kootenays make sure to check this brewery out.