Creation: Wet Hops Experiment
Creator: Blue Point Brewing Company
Date of Birth: 09/27/12
Description/Brewery Notes: Each extremely limited, special batch of Blue Point Wet Hops Experiment is hop-backed with 100 pounds of “wet” Pacific Northwest hops. Wet hops are fresh off the vine and must be used within 48 hours for maximum aroma and bitterness potency; which means we only brew a couple batches in late summer when the first harvests of west coast hops can be shipped overnight. Vienna, Melanoidin, Munich, Crystal and chocolate malts amount to a nice, medium body. The Mt. Rainier, Cascade and Crystal hop base is rounded out by Amarillo and Simcoe wet hops after the boil to lend a grassy, resiny finish to this well balanced, easy drinking, dark copper session ale.
Consumption Location: Blue Point Brewing Company
Super Neat Three-Word Feelings: Fa-resh. Grass. Dank.