Searching for the Sultry Passion Fruit Delight: Hopwired IPA

8 Wired Brewery Hopwired IPA 7.3% ABV

It was on faithful day during the Fall of 2012 that I grabbed the bag of hops to add to my wort boil, I cut it open and it hit me like hard like the Lakers 17-25 record(as of 1/24/13). One wafting smell of that passion fruit goodness rafting through the air and exciting my neurons changed my life and my perception of what hops should and could be. See where I”m from Passion Fruit is widely used in everything from drinks, to dessert and to find a hop that embodies all that goodness of my cultural in a small one ounce package changes everything. Galaxy hops takes a bow and exits stage left.

Since that day I have vowed to find a brew worthy of the the aromas I so craved and invigorate my senses to complete hop bliss. In walks Hopwired IPA from 8 Wired Brewery to tease me and flaunt its New Zealand prowess and Nelson Sauvin hops all over my refrigerator, begging me to drink it. So I did …

Here’s my video review of Hopwired IPA from 8 Wired Brewery. Let me know your thoughts. Cheers!

The Keg Tap Rating: B+

HopWired IPA

About Irving

I'm just a guy who has a passion for good beer. Over the past few years I've been making it a point to introduce my friends to good quality beer and now, all of you. There's a world beyond cold activated cans, clydesdales, green bottles and Mexican clear bottled beer, you just need to tap that keg. Stay thirsty but stay different.

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