Coronado Brewing Company‘s bold and fruity Sock Knocker Imperial IPA launches this May as part of the company’s Brewer’s Series. This seasonal series features beer produced in partnership with fellow brewers, and in Sock Knocker’s case, small-batch brews. Sock Knocker pours golden orange, with a hoppy, citrus flavor that lingers well into the finish. Amarillo, Centennial, Columbus and Simcoe hops unite to create an immensely floral, botanical nose and a veritable explosion of citrus and pine on the palate. With an even more obscene hop overload than Coronado’s infamous Idiot IPA, Sock Knocker is an India Pale Ale truly deserving of its imperial crown.
Sock Knocker IIPA specs:
- Style: Imperial India Pale Ale
- ABV: 8.5%
- Bitterness: 90 IBU
- Package: 22 ounce bottles, draught 1/6 bbl and 1/2 bbl
- Release: May 2014
- Malts: Wheat malt, biscuit malt, 2 row
- Hops: Columbus, Centennial, Simcoe, Amarillo
- Yeast: Cal Ale
Where to find it:
Sock Knocker IIPA will be available in Alberta, Canada and 12 states: Arizona, California, Florida, Hawaii, Massachusetts, Nevada, New York, North Carolina, Oregon, South Carolina, Virginia and Washington. It will also go to Japan, New Zealand and Sweden.
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