Name: Blind Pig
Brewery: Russian River Brewing Company website
Region: Santa Rosa, California
How served: 500 ml bottle poured into a Duvel Tulip.
I paired this beer with: some pre-thanksgiving snacks.
Tasted on: Thursday November 26, 2009
Note: Great nose, but what does one expect when you get a fresh Californian hopped beer. Bottled on 10 30 09
“Blind Pig IPA: Blind Pig IPA was originally brewed by Vinnie at Blind Pig Brewing Co. in Temecula CA. Inspired by the original Blind Pig IPA, this beer is loaded with hop character but only has 6.0% ABV.
6.0%ABV, 1.060 O.G
Silver Medal, 2007 GABF (American IPA)
Gold Medal, 2006 World Beer Cup (American IPA Category)
Available year round in the pub, for distribution, and in 500mL bottles.”