HopSlam Review by Eric Tansey, CSW, Sommelier The Bell’s Hopslam is a deep golden colored brew with a white, four finger head. Powerful aromas of fresh, bright red grapefruit and tropical mango fruit lifts from the glass. Just the aromas alone had me captivated and I knew this brew was special. (Remember I taste this […]
Black IPAa or Dark Ales, are ales brewed with dark roasted malts and American Hops. These ales are like Porters or Stouts with an IPA-ish spine. Taste characteristics often include roasted malts, caramel, toasted mallow, coffee, toffee, and cocoa, with big hoppy finishes.