El Diablo’s choice of beverage for your weekend pleasure is…Evolution Lot 3 IPA.
His reasoning… “Do like the monkeys did….Evolve”
The Lot No. 3 India Pale Ale, from Evolution Craft Brewing Co. out of Delaware, came to me through a trade from from Matt A. I recently jumped feet first into the world of beer trading, thanks to Beer Advocate and their trading forum, and what an addiction it has become. This year-round American-style IPA sits at 6.8% ABV and I’m hoping for something big from this small brewery.
I noticed the bottle had been notched with a “Consume By” date of November (no year), so presumably 2010, considering IPAs are generally meant to be consumed fresh. With that in mind, I expected somewhat of a receding hop presence and presumably a bigger or unchanged malt profile. Continue reading at PassionBeer.com..
Contributor: Pat Hickman @pathickman