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Boulder Dam High Scaler IPA


Brewed by Boulder Dam Brewing Co.
Boulder City, Nevada USA
Style: India Pale Ale (IPA) | Ratings: 16 | Alcohol: -
Our boldest dam brew is named for the boldest dam workers. Dangling from ropes 700 feet above the canyon floor, they blasted off the face of the cliff and then pried away loose rock. Our version of this classic style uses loads of two-row brewers malt, white wheat and roasted barley. Seriously hopped up with Oregon Chinook and Cascade, we throw an additional two pounds of fresh, whole cone Cascade directly into the fermenter. Are you as tough as a high scaler?

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