The Valve is named after the full valve guitar amp because of its fuller tone and sustaining hop notes. This India Pale Ale has the hop heaviness of an American style, but the balance of a British style IPA. Some notes of guava and litchi upfront, with a classic bitter hop finish.
- Deep golden in colour
- Thin off-white head
- Fruit on the nose with guava on the palate, followed by a hoppy grapefruit bitterness
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- Alcohol by volume: 5.9%
- Volume per bottle: 340ml