• Black IPA
  • Black Session IPA (Using Cold Steeped Grains)

    What the shit is a black session India pale ale? The only thing saving this for making no sense is putting the word black before session. Though the Cascadian Dark Ale is firmly entrenched in the Pacific Northwest, that doesn’t stop us in the southern part of the U.S. newbs calling it the ultimate juxtaposition: “black India pale ale”. Yet here we are, slowly inventing styles with beers like the soon-to-be red Gose or the black blonde ale. […]

  • Black IPA
  • India Black Lager

    Black IPAs have morphed into quite a unique and somewhat controversial style. First off, the use of Back India Pale Ale is kind of ridiculous with “black” and “pale” being contradictory, and then there are the folks in the Northwest. According to them they invented the style and refuse to call it anything but Cascadian Dark Ale. Don’t even joke about it! […]