One of the coolest things that has started to develop over the past few years in craft beer is more and more breweries are making single-hop Pale and India Pale Ales. For the most part brewers use a blend of multiple hops that combine bittering and aromatic characteristics that result in a great tasting beer. For these single-hop beers they use just one hop throughout the entire brewing process and in other cases there may be some bittering hops but then just one hop used tow
This passed Saturday I made my way up to New Haven via Metro North to visit friends and check out a few breweries along the way. On the agenda were New England Brewing Co. and Stony Creek Brewery. First order of business was curating a breakfast beer selection for the two hour train ride to New Haven. We had friends meeting us in Stamford with Portuguese breakfast sandwiches and I wanted to keep the beers on the lighter side of the spectrum knowing that there was a lot of dri
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