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Pixie Spring / Steel City The Boss (2012)


Formerly brewed at Pixie Spring
Pontyclun, Wales
Style: American Pale Ale | Ratings: 8 | Special Seasonal | Alcohol: 4.4%
Cask; Special.
Note: This is the original version, brewed in 2012, before Hopcraft was in operation. The newer version has a significantly diffeent recipe and has a seperate listing.

Gazza did the evening shift down at Pixie Spring of Llantrisant where, with brewer Tom, hopes to have created an absolute monster of a Mid-Atlantic pale ale with well over 100 IBUs and stuffed full of Simcoe, Citra, Amarillo, Magnum, Summit and Galaxy hops!

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