BREWED SEPTEMBER 17TH, 2011
Our “Liquid poem to the glory of the hop,” Stone Ruination IPA has been assaulting palates for 11 years with over 100 IBUs of deliciously intense bitterness and vibrant hop flavors.
IN THE MASH
Pale & Crystal Malt
IN THE BOIL
IN THE WHIRLPOOL
UNFILTERED AND AGED
16 months in American Oak Kentucky Bourbon Barrels
Intense hop flavors still shine brightly despite the lengthy aging time.The barrels lend a pleasantly astringent aftertaste with plentiful walnut and almond tones. Despite an expected loss of IBUs from aging, a robust hop bitterness lingers to meld effortlessly with the oak tannins.