We are brewed this American IPA specifically for the 2014
Brazil World Cup. However, summer soccer (Gold Cup, Women's
World Cup, Copa America) has inspired the return of Thrilla in
Thrilla in Brazilla India Pale Ale 7.5 % ABV / 75 IBU
Thrilla in Brazilla is gold in color with a tight white head
of foam. The fruity-ester aroma is high to very high. Hop aroma is
further characterized by high amounts of citrus with a slightly
resinous character in the background. The aroma follows through to
the taste with citrusy characters dancing on the palette, including
the presence of fresh oranges. Thrilla is a medium bodied beer with
medium high hop bitterness. As always, this beer is
Operation Collaboration India Pale Ale 8% Alcohol by volume / 75
IBU What better brewery partner for
our first collaboration than Green Flash Brewing, the pioneer of
the “West Coast IPA?”
Michael Peticolas and
Green Flash’s Chuck Silva selected just two malts and two hop
varieties to brew this IPA.
Both malts are
premium English malts and each hop is an experimental varietal
grown in the Yakima Valley.
If these hops prove
successful commercially, they will be assigned names.
Until then, the hops
are simply known as 07270 and 06277.
Operation Collaboration pours
with a thick, dense, off-white head atop a golden orange colored
The head leaves a
healthy lacing in the glass as it is enjoyed.
The aroma is dank,
but with subtle hints of citrus and juicy fruit.
bitter character allows the hop flavors to shine though with an
abundance of tropical orange, pineapple, grapefruit and
The mouthfeel is
creamy smooth and the finish exceptional – pleasant tropical
flavors linger on the palette long after your last drink.
The evolution of
this IPA from aroma to finish is a tremendous ride; you’ll be
surprised how quickly this beer disappears from your glass.
Time to tap our anniversary beers.
2nd Anniversary Beer - Black Curtains
3rd Anniversary Beer - Sledge Hammer
We'll also tap some other limited release beers, likely Irish
Goodbye, Sit Down, and Great Scot.
As always, we'll pour our year round line up beers as well
(Hammer, Scandal, Golden Op).
Tickets are available on