Big Shed Quantum Gravity Session WCIPA

Style
Session IPA
ABV
4.5

Brewers have made a habit of using past GABS festivals as an excuse to play around with contrasting or clashing style descriptions, such as sub-2 percent ABV triple IPAs, and for the 2023 Australian Invitational Pack Big Shed veer into that territory too – if just a little. Quantum Gravity takes the essence of a West Coast IPA, the sort of beer they've been making since their early days – often with plenty to chew into – but slimming it down into session-friendly territory.

It serves up familiar US hop characteristics – mainly of the newer, tropi-berry ilk – but with caramel malts and hints of something more earthy / piney providing memories of WCIPAs of yore. Aromatically and flavour wise, there's plenty that says West Coast in there, and a drying bitterness too, with the lighter body the main giveaway it sits more in pale ale territory.

James Smith

Name
Big Shed Brewing Concern
Address

1154 Old Port Road
Royal Park
SA 5014

Phone
(08) 8240 5037
Open Hours

Sun & Mon: 12pm – 6pm Tues – Thurs: 12pm – 9pm Fri & Sat: 12pm – 10pm

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