Jones’ IPA

JonesBottlesReleased December 2009. The inaugural beer, Jones’ IPA is a strong ale with a mesmerizing gold-amber hue, complex aromatics, a creamy, round mouthfeel, flavor notes of vanilla, coconut, butterscotch and toffee intermingled with balanced hops and bourbon passages, and a smooth, clean finish. This delicious sipper was aged in a barrel of new American charred white oak from a distillery in Lawrenceburg, KY used to age Bourbon whiskey of 60% corn, 35% rye and 5% barley malt for over 8 years. 382 bottles produced.

 Ingredients:

Pale ale, 2-row lager, Munich & Victory malts.
Galena, Fuggle and Kent Golding hops.
Nottingham yeast.
Gravity: 1.067
ABV: 7.5%