Using modern techniques, aroma and fruity flavour are wrung out of the hops to bring you a beer that focuses on drinkability.
[Character]Kon is a modern take on IPA, focusing more on hop aroma and flavor. The sweet, fruity notes of the hops dominate the aroma, and less bitterness means more drinkability.[Food Pairing]Combination of Ham and Fruit, Sichuan Style Tofu Dish[Naming]Kon is an expression of what IPA means in the here and now.[Brewer's Voice]IPA has changed significantly since the craft beer boom began. To explore the difference we made two beers with the same recipe. The amount of each hop used is the same in each recipe, but changing the timing of usage creates a different final product. Tasting them side by side shows just how preferences have shifted from the bitter side of hops to the fruity side.StyleAmerican IPASeriesFreedomABV6.0%IBU26Gas Volume2.6MaltPilsner, Wheat, Carapils, T50HopPahto, Cascade, Amarillo, Simcoe, CentennialYeastAmerican AleCategoryBeerJAN4589718740751Best Before2022/01/04