Friday, 10 November 2017
Beer Review 45 // Vox Pop IPA Citra, Mosaic & El Dorado
Name: Vox Pop IPA (Citra, Mosaic, El Dorado).
Brewery: Microbrasserie Vox Populi
Country: Canada, Quebec
Price: $3.25 CAD, 355ml Can (Quebec is expensive for beer)
"Educational and interactive project, this IPA is metamorphosed with each brew to make us discover its aromatic virtues. Come and vote for your favorite hops on our Facebook page.
First brew launched in August 2017; it is the first version with a mixture of hops.
An educational and interactive project, this IPA changes with each batch for the discovery of the aromatic virtues of various hop varietals. Come and vote for your favorite hops on our Facebook page!
First released in August 2017"
Bottle Art: Nothing fancy this one, a pretty standard 355ml can. To tell what hops are in it you have to look at a small sound label stuck on the can.
Sight: A light golden colour, with a slight murk. Beer forms a pure white cap that hangs around and leaves beautiful lacing as it is drunk.
Aroma: A tropical treat of Orange and Mangos. Also it has a sweetness of some sort of sherbert. The aroma is super tasty.
Taste: Citrus is the dominant flavour profile, lemon, oranges and mango shine through. There is even hints of passionfruit in there. The bitterness hangs on but is in no way overpowering, adding a mouth watering quality to the beer.
Would I buy it again? Yes. This beer could easily be in their main line up, this hop profile line up is great. But I would buy any of this series just to experience the hop profile. So far in this series they have done a lot of single hop cans. So I need to be on the lookout for these.
Have you tried any of these? What are your opinions on these beers? Do you like being exposed to hops in this manner? Let me know below. Thanks for always reading cheers!
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