Beach Week Double IPA –  Twin Sails Brewing


From Twin Sails Brewing in Port Moody comes their “Beach Week Double IPA”.  The beer pours a perfect NE Style IPA murky orange with a white head. The aroma consists of tropical fruit, orange and floral hops with an overall juice finish. The flavour is of tropical fruit, pineapple,mango, fruit candies, some citrus rind and a good bitterness.  The alcohol content comes in at 8.2%. This was anouther awesome release from Twin Sails.

Commercial Description:  Hopped with mostly El Dorado hops with a small amount of Amarillo and Mosaic playing a supporting role, this beer is a straight tropicana juice bomb. If a pineapple, a mango and a beer had a baby, this is the hop chowdery spawn they would create. Two massive dry hops give this beer a huge hop forward aroma and flavour with big notes of pineapple, mango and citrus.

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Tropical Milkshake ISA – The Parkside Brewery


From Port Moody’s The Parkside Brewery comes their “Tropical Milkshake ISA” their Anniversary beer.  The beer pours a murky orange colour with a white head.  The aroma consists of tropical fruits, juicy hops, lactose and floral hops.  The flavour is of tropical fruits, juicy, lactose, resin, earth, dank hops and some bitterness.  The alcohol content comes in at 4.6% with an IBU of 40.  More dank and bitter than your average Milkshake IPA but I quite enjoyed it.

 

Disco Nap Double IPA – Twin Sails Brewing


From Twin Sails Brewing in Port Moody comes their “Disco Nap Double IPA”.  The beer pours an orange juice orange and thickness with a white head.  The aroma consists of orange juice, tropical fruits, some pine and some floral notes.  The flavour is of tropical fruit, orange, citrus rind, resin and mild bitterness.  The alcohol content comes in at 8.1% with an unspecified IBU.  This North East Style Double IPA is right on point and absolutely should be sought out.

Commercial Description:  Disco Nap is the next release in our DIPA series. Heavily hopped with Azacca, Ekuanot and Denali, this one is straight Pineapple juice with a touch of Dank.

Blueberry Yum Yum – Twin Sails Brewing


From Twin Sails Brewing in Port Moody comes their “Blueberry Yum Yum” is a wheat ale brewed with 800lbs or blueberry purée.  The beer pours a deep cloudy purple with a purple head.  The aroma consists of blueberries, sweetness and some tartness.  The flavour is of blueberry, wheat, yeast and mild tartness.  The alcohol content comes in at 5%.  This is a tasty beer although a little more one dimensional than most of the beers that they release.

Commercial Description:  Blueberry Yum Yum is a Tart Wheat Ale that gets its colour from conditioning on 800lbs of blueberry purée, which equates to roughly 2lbs per gallon. We brewed it with a heavy amount of wheat and acidulated malts to add a slight tartness. As far as flavour and aroma go, this one is all about the blueberry and at 5% ABV, this beer will go down way too easy on a patio.

 

Kool Koala Double IPA – Twin Sails Brewing


From Twin Sails Brewing in Port Moody comes their “Kool Koala Double IPA”.  This is the breweries second release from their new brewery only release.  The beer pours a cloudy yellow colour with a white head.  The aroma consists of citrus, very mild malts and floral hops.  The flavour is of and lots of hops bitterness, citrus, tons of tropical fruit with a mild alcohol finish.  The alcohol content comes in at 8.2%.  This is just anouther amazing release from Twin Sails Brewing!

Commercial Description:  Kool Koala joins our tasting room only DIPA series today. This one was heavily dry hopped with Galaxy, Motueka and Summer. These Aussie and Kiwi hops put forward huge tropical fruit on the nose with candy and tropical fruit on the palate. At 8.2% ABV, this one is way too crushable. Like our first TR only release, this one is very limited and likely will not make it past the weekend. Limit of 2 flats per person.