Alpine Beer Company has really stuck to their roots. Founded in 1999 by Pat McIlhenney, they started out as a small batch brewery craft brewery, specializing in their world famous IPAs like Pure Hoppiness, Nelson, and Duet. Now in 2014, not a lot has changed. They have opened a pub, adjacent to the brewery, but […]
Here in San Diego, we are exposed to an abundance of hoppy beer. Alpine Pure Hoppiness, would fall into that category. Many of us have had iconic west coast IPA's such as Russian River's Pliny the Elder, Green Flash's West Coast IPA and Ballast Point's Sculpin. Not everyone has experienced the elusive Alpine Pure Hoppiness.