Harlem Shake – Milkshake IPA

First Released: May 19, 2018

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Now you can fulfill your Milkshake IPA craving with “Harlem Shake” our Strawberry-Banana Milkshake IPA!

Sometimes a beer is just a beer. Other times it’s pumped full of fresh fruit, milk sugar, and vanilla. Three guesses which kind of beer this is.

Background

The Milkshake beer style, first brewed by Tired Hands in Ardmore, PA, started out as a bit of a joke. But that joke quickly turned into an obsession for eager beer consumers. The Milkshake style is basically an IPA that has lactose, fruit, and vanilla added to emulate the classic diner favorite.

Tasting Notes

Aroma: Pleasant strawberry and vanilla mix.

Flavor: Candied strawberry gives way to moderate hoppiness.

Mouthfeel: Medium, definitely not as heavy as the style makes it sound.

Aftertaste: Last burst of creamy strawberry and then a hint of bitterness.

Physical Description

Color: Rusty Orange

Clarity: Opaque

Carbonation level: Medium

ABV: 6%

Ingredients

Malt: Rahr 2-Row, Rahr Pale Ale, Lactose, Flaked Oats, Honey Malt

Hops: Warrior, Mosaic

Yeast: Ale Yeast

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