Why is it called India Pale Ale? When the Brits had to find a way to successfully ship beer to colonists in India, they found that a healthy dose of hops and a higher alcohol content kept the beer from spoiling. Wild rose is keeping the tradition alive with their own wild take on IPA. A beautiful copper-coloured ale, rich in caramel malt character and well balanced with plenty of hops. An authentic India Pale Ale, this IPA is handcrafted for the true ale drinker.
A Tour of Red Bison Brewery in Calgary, Alberta
One of the newest members of the craft brew scene in Calgary, Alberta, Canada is Red Bison Brewery in an area of the city cleverly called the #Brewmuda Triangle. Situated in the Northeast near Tool Shed and Common Crown breweries, Red Bison completes the triangle.
Beer Styles: The Ingredients (Part Five: Adjuncts)
Adjuncts are anything added to beer that are not one of the four main ingredients. In this final part of The Ingredients series, we look at the much maligned, but often necessary, adjuncts.