IPA CHALLENGE: SPIN OFF & JUDGES

Friday, April 20th, 2012 @ barVolo (2:00pm - 2:00am)

We will begin this years festivities with the IPA SPIN OFF featuring not so traditional IPA’s from Ontario breweries. This will include the following styles: Double IPA’s, Black IPA’s Belgian IPA’s and experimental IPA’s Beers. The majority of beers for this event will be one offs. No admission required. Here is a first look of the beers available;

  • AMSTERDAM’S  “Dodoens Pale” – Belgian IPA  8.4%
  • BELLWOODS  “Witchshark” – Imperial IPA – 10.7%
  • BEAU’S “Hell Hop” - Imperial Red Ale - 8.5%
  • BLACK OAK’S  “Ten Bitter Years” – DIPA – 8.0%
  • CAMERON’S  “Barrel Aged Sour IPA” – Hybrid – 6.0%
  • CLOCK TOWER “Piney The Beer” - Hybrid - 6.0%
  • FLYING MONKEY “Harmonic Decimation -DIPA - 10.0%
  • GRAND RIVER “TBA”
  • GRANITE  “Darkside” – Black IPA – 6.0%
  • GREAT LAKES  “Apocalypse Later”– Imperial IPA – 11.0%
  • GREAT LAKES  “Audrey Hopburn” – Belgian IPA – 6.2%
  • GREAT LAKES X DHC  “Mangoverboard” – Hybrid – 4.4%
  • HOUSE ALES  “Fermium” Double Black IPA – 8%
  • SAWDUST CITY “The Princess Wears Girlpants” – Belgian IPA – 8.5%

We are excited to announce our list of judges for the first round of the IPA challenge whom will make up 70% of the score. (30% public)

  • BJCP Judges – Brad Clifford & Erica Graholm
  • Brewers – Siobhan McPherson & DougPengelly
  • Writer – Michael Warner & Nick Pashley
  • Home Brewer –Russ Burdick & Angel Weller
  • Bar Owner – Fabian Skidmore & Tashi Sundup
  • Beer Raters – Harry Heatherington & Jeremy Craigs

Cask Days is looking for one more home brewer and beer writer judge for the event. If your interested please e-mail info@caskdays.com