Dogfish 120 Minute IPA Coming to Ohio
Coming August 3rd
Due to the elimination of the current ABV limit in Ohio, there are more breweries that are announcing their plans to send the high gravity beers into the Buckeye state. Back in May, the legislature of Ohio passed a bill which removes the beer ABV limit in Ohio. There are a number of in-state breweries that are starting to work on beers above the former legal limit of almost 12%. And there are a number of out-of-state breweries as well planning on distributing those previously unavailable offerings like the Sam Adams Utopias, Three Floyds Alpha Kong and some new offerings from Hoppin Frog, Fat Head’s Brewery, Brew Kettle and Columbus Brewing. You can add the Dogfish 120 Minute IPA into the list of the coveted brews which will soon be available throughout Ohio.
Clocking between 15 up to 20% ABV at 120 IBUs, Dogfish Head calls the 120 Minute IPA the Holy Grail for hopheads. This 120 Minute IPA is being boiled for full two hours at the same time being continuously hopped along with the high-alpha American hops then would be dry-hopped daily within the fermenter for almost a month and would age for another month on the whole-leaf hops.
Dogfish 120 Minute IPA – Dogfish 120 will be available in Ohio on September 5 and so the removal of the ABV cap of Ohio would be in effect on August 3. With its coming to the said place, indeed those that are looking for a drink like this would be more than just excited. Now all the craft beer lovers won’t have to trade online in chat rooms in order to get a chance to taste this amazing beer.
But what does Dogfish 120 Minute IPA – Dogfish 120 taste like and what should you expect?
It is a fact that the overall impression of Dogfish 120 Minute IPA – Dogfish 120 that would be it pours hazy orange with a light orange/brown head. Strong grapefruit hoppy aroma. Caramel sweet malt flavour with a good portion of bitterness. Really strong in both malt and hops but maintains a great balance. Strong bitterfinish.
These IPA elements must be familiar to those who have tried already the 60 Minute or 90 Minute. 120 Minute is considered to be unique since it is backed by unmistakable alcohol swell which is one very common with any beer outside the Imperial Black Death Apocalypse Stouts which you have seen on some store shelves.
Along with that, this Dogfish 120 Minute IPA – Dogfish 120 would have a familiar hoppy, bitter profile having the heavy and warm alcohol wave that comes out on top of that. This alcohol wave is indeed a difficult sensation to be described. Its smell would take over the room once you pop open the cap having tons of pine, citrus, mango and apricot.
Indeed, Dogfish 120 Minute IPA – Dogfish 120 has improved due to several months of aging so it will definitely be great and enjoyed by the people of Ohio.