Craft Beer Tasting Notes: Feb. 17

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And here are our tasting notes for last week’s latest arrivals.   

Moody Flamingose Gose With Grapefruit Peel 4.3% 473ml (Port Moody, BC)
Pours a golden yellow colour. Grainy notes on the nose, with a hint of citrus. Big citrusy acidity on the palate with a hint of briny salt and the essence of grapefruit oil.
Ravens Corvus Lingonberry Lime Gose 4.5% 473ml (Abbotsford, BC)
Pours a cloudy pink grapefruit colour. Briny/citrusy notes on the nose. Big acidity with notes of tart red berries and a squeeze of lemon and kiss of salt. Refreshing.
Twin Sails Shine Lingonberry Sour 4.9% 355ml (Port Moody, BC)
Pours a cloudy pale pink colour. Sour berry notes on the nose. Notes of sour yogurt and tart red berries on the palate. Tart, dry finish.

Field House Breakfast Stout 6% 650ml (Abbotsford, BC)
Pours a black coffee colour. Roasty coffee and chocolate notes on the nose. Sweet, roasty and rich on the palate with dark roast coffee and dark chocolate notes. Bitter finish.
Backcountry Everything Is Awesome Brown Ale 6.3% 473ml (Squamish, BC)
Pours a black coffee colour. Notes of ground coffee and smoke on the nose. Sweet on the palate with strong dark roasted coffee notes and a strong, bitter finish like a cup of black coffee.

Superflux x Collective Arts Hoppy Witbier/White IPA 6.3% 473ml (BC/ON)
Pours a cloudy pale orange-yellow colour. Resin, citrus and pineapple notes on the nose. Sweet on the palate, with a soft mouthfeel and fruity notes of citrs and spice.
Another x Moody IIIPA 10% 473ml (BC)
Pours a dingy orange-yellow colour. Notes of booze, sweet orange and citrus on the nose. Big and boozy with notes of sweet fruit and candy on the palate and muted carbonation.
Steel & Oak Inline IPA 7% 473ml (New Westminster, BC)
Pours a deep golden yellow colour. Fruity notes of bubblegum and tropical fruit on the nose. Sweet and boozy on the palate with a notes of grapefruit peel, spice and pineapple and a nice palate-cleansing bitter finish.
Dageraad x Sooke Sextuple Double Triple IPA 9% 473ml (BC)
Pours a cloudy, rich yellow-orange colour. Complex aromas of Belgian yeast spice, dried fruit, stone fruit and booze on the nose. Sweet, boozy and full-bodied with big juicy notes of ripe stone fruit, orchard fruit and spice. Dry, bitter finish.

Driftwood 2019 Singularity Bourbon Barrel Aged Russian Imperial Stout 10.3% 650ml (Victoria)
Pours a black-brown colour. Notes of coffee, soy sauce, booze, chocolate and dried fruit on the nose. Big carbonation. Big and boozy on the palate with notes of sweet, rich chocolate, dark coffee, booze and vanilla. Decadent.