East Coast IPA with West Coast Citrus
This juice-bomb comes from Hamilton's, Merit Brewing found downtown on James Street.
Upon first crack of the bottle, you can smell the aroma of Five Alive from 10 feet away. Dry-hopped with Amarillo & Citra, the addition of grapefruit, orange, and lemon zest, it's 6.3% abv is nowhere to be found. After all those juicy flavors pass, you're left with a soft finish and a sweet aftertaste, due to the lactose.
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