Cascade Green Sweater
ABV is an abbreviation for “alcohol by volume,” or “alcohol content by volume. Made even easier: alcohol percentage!
IBU stands for International Bitterness Units.
5 – 20 = Little bitterness
20 – 30 = Slightly bitter
30 – 45 = Bitter
> 45 = Very bitter
EBC, or European Brewery Convention in full, is the measure of beer color
6-9 Pale / Light Pale
9-12 Blonde / Yellow
45-75 Dark Copper / Brown
75-120 ery dark brown (translucent)
>120 Black (not translucent)
Malt is the base of every beer. Malt is grain that has been germinated and then dried. We use many different types of malt to give body, color and flavor to the beer.
Aaahhh… hops. We love them! Hops are flowers used primarily as a bittering, flavouring, and stability agent in beer. In our beers most hops add floral and fruity flavours and aromas.
Cubic Centimetre. So how big is the packaging?
Some India Pale Ales require warning labels. Like: Danger! This bad boy is a real pucker-pusher. Or: Caution! Quaff confidently but with care. Cascade Green Sweater just happens to be one of those rare brews that demands a footnote*. Seriously, this heroically bitter IPA might actually make you cry.Brewed exclusively with uber-aromatic Cascade hops plucked from the dark damp forests of the Pacific Northwest, this IIPA will actively seek out all your drillable dental soft spots. Oh dear! Drink cautiously, you hear?
*Best drunk outside. In the rain. Wearing your favorite green grunge sweater. With the tooth fairy.