Vital Punch—tasting notes
Vital Punch is an Oatmeal American Pale Ale from Espiga, brewed with Cascade, Simcoe and Sabro hops and Double Dry-hopped with Cascade, Simcoe and Sabro. It has a very citrus nose, with tropical fruits and hints of oat and biscuit. Taste is hoppy and ballanced, with a long herbal finish.
American Pale Ale (APA) is a refreshing and hoppy, ale, with enough supporting malts to guarantee drinkability. ABV ranges between 4.5 and 6,2 ABV, and bitterness goes from 30 to 50 IBUs. Hops can range from traditional to modern American hops. Appearance is pale to light amber, and flavours and aromas are hoppy with floral and fruity notes. It is lighter and cleaner than English Pale Ales, and more accesible that modern day American IPA's.