GoodLife 29’er India Brown Ale

Brewed by GoodLife Brewing Company
Bend, Oregon USA
6% Black IPA | 12 Ratings | 45 IBU | Spring Seasonal |
Once every four years, we get a 29th day of February, which gives people another day to do something remarkable in February. GoodLife Brewing Company decided that today was the best time to release its newest creation, 29’er India Brown Ale. This seasonal beer is like the contast of colors in springtime, a brown with the green of hops and it is remarkable!

29’er India Brown Ale is a classic brown with a hoppy, roasted nose to balance a nutty, stong malt body that finishes with smooth chocolate and coffee undertones.

Malt: NW Pale Malt, Bonlander Munich, Brown. Crystal 120, Pale Chocolate, Kiln Coffee
Hops: Warrior, Pacifica, Glacier, Columbus, Perle
14.5°

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