The Run Up – Spike Brewery

The Run Up Spike Brewery

The Run Up by Spike Brewery. Double New England IPA, 8.2% ABV.

Hazy butterscotch colour, pours a medium head.
Malty, citrusy and a bit tropical aromas of orange, dried pineapple, bread and some syrup.
Flavours are citrusy, malty and tropical, with orange, cake, syrup, dried pineapple and some honey and herbs.
Pretty full mouthfeel, distinct bitterness, a boozy bite and quite some sweetness in the form of candied fruits. Nicely balanced and full bodied. 3.75 out of 5.