• Pelican Brewing Company: Brut India Pale Ale

    One year ago - By 10,000 Birds

    The recent taxonomy of India Pale Ale - more popularly known these days by its initialism IPA - is as confusing and unstable as any avian phylogeny. Just imagine, for instance, that a new species of white-headed gull was added to your field guide every few years and you'll have an idea of the current head-scratching state of proliferating IPA variations.
    At last count, the list if IPAs now includes - with varying degrees of currency and credibility - the original English IPA, American IPA, West Coast IPA, East Coast IPA, New England IPA, Belgian IPA, white IPA, black IPA, session IPA...
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