Back to Hopland—tasting notes
Back To Hopland is a NEIPA by La Pirata, brewed with passionfruit and Chinook and Citra hops. It has a fruity nose, with passionfruit on top and citric hints from the hops. Taste is also fruity, with some herbal hints and soft bitterness, and a very smooth mouthfeel.
NEIPA or New England India Pale Ale is one of the more recent styles in the craft beer world. Its characterized by its hazy, turbid, even opaque appearance. Hop flavour is very high, and aromas are fruity and tropical. It has a smooth and juicy character. Compared to an American IPA, a NEIPA is more fruity, less bitter and much hazier.