Yeastie Boys Nerdherder D 2009 (330ml Bottle)
Part two of Yeastie Boys Summer 2009 release. As per Nerdherder ?B?: the beer is built on a base of Baird's Golden Promise with Caramalt and Crystal. Hopped to 45ibu, again with Nelson Sauvin and NZ Cascade, but this one Riwaka late in the boil (as opposed to the Motueka in ?B?). Fermented with the same American ale yeast.
English Pale Ale
Classic English Pale Ales are not pale but rather are golden to copper colored and display English variety hop character. Distinguishing characteristics are dryness and defined hop taste, but more malt balance than what youll typically find in an American Pale Ale. Great to drink with all sorts of meats including roast beef, lamb, burgers, duck, goose, etc. Note that the term pale ale is used in England to signify a bottled bitter, and in that way there is no such thing as English Pale Ale to the English. The style is a North American construct, borne of the multitude of pale ales that pay homage to these bottled bitters - Bass in particular - and therefore the majority of true examples of the style are found outside Britain.