HBC-291 (Single Hop Series)

The HBC-291 hop is a relatively new varietal, and before Flying Dog’s bottling of this IIPA (Imperial India Pale Ale), had only been used in a few beers previously. Single Hop Series: HBC-291 is an utterly distinctive Imperial IPA released by Maryland’s Flying Dog Brewery. The HBC-291 pours with a burnished brown to slightly orange coloration. This effort fills a glass with a significant amount of head that sticks around for a few moments before dissipating. HBC-291 Review in NeuFuturWhile pegged at 8.0% ABV, the Single Hop: HBC-291 hides its alcohol perfectly; any astringent or sharp sides here are contributed wholly by the hops present. Continue reading “HBC-291 (Single Hop Series)”