86/1671) Home: West Coast Style IPA by Mill Street Brewery of Ontario: **1/2; 6.6%, 87 ibu; brewed with barley, malted wheat and toasted oak; pours opaque and cloudy; fresh grapefruit nose; floral opening, grapefruit finish;
This has proven to be a a somewhat controversial offering. I am on the FOR side. It is hard to tell how much is due to the audacity of the owners allowing themselves to be bought by Labatts.
87/1672) Home: Red Racer Imperial India Pale Ale by Central City Brewing of British Columbia: **; 9%, 90 ibu; dry hopped with hops from the Yakima Valley; brewed with Maris Otter English barley; nose is green tea with hints of fruit; strong bitter flavours, the alcohol makes its presence known in short order along with green tea flavours; it is very nearly a bit too much;