Karl Strauss Big Barrel Double IPA

Brewed by Karl Strauss Brewing Company

Double IPA9.0% ABV90 IBU

Independent Craft Brewer Seal

RateBeer Score    96 Overall   87 Style

When we kicked-off this series of intense hoppy beers, we wanted to go big. Imported New Zealand Nelson Sauvin hops provide a vibrant tropical aroma that raises eyebrows and expectations. Aggressive amounts of Warrior and Ahtanum hops produce an assertive bitterness that stands out against a firm malt backbone. Balanced even at 90 IBUs, Big Barrel leaves a considerable first impression that serves as a prelude of things to come.


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