NEIPA - New England IPA

What is a NEIPA - New England IPA ?

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.

History of NEIPA - New England IPA

NEIPA origins can be traced to the city of Vermont, in New England (USA). John Kimmich of The Alchemist—with his Heady Topper—and the brewery Hill Farmstead are credited to be the pioneers of this style, although John Kimmich doesn't seem to agree to it being a new style at all.