Dogfish Head Aprihop

The air is crisp and cold, but Dogfish Head’s famous spring release, APRIHOP, is back on the scene and ready to help put you in a “Springtime” mood!

This is definitely not your average fruit beer, it is a fruit beer for hop heads! This brew as more of an IPA with a side dish of apricots. Heavily hopped in your typical “off-centered” fashion, Aprihop is then dry-hopped with Amarillo for an extra boost of hoppy goodness on both the nose and palate. The addition of fresh, luscious apricots lends just the right amount of sweetness to harmonize with the citrus and bitterness provided by the hops, hops and more hops! This is the ideal spring beverage for any bitter brew lover. One sip and you’ll forget all about that cold air outside your door! The brewery has also teamed up with artist Rich Kelly to create a new design for the bottle. Here’s some more information on the evolution of the new Aprihop look.
7% abv / 50 IBUs. Available in 4-packs, 1/2 and 1/6 kegs

Beer Advocate: 90 points from The Bros
Ratebeer: 93 points

Food Pairing Ideas
Try pairing Aprihop with similar foods that you would normally pair with an IPA. The combination of bitter hops and sweet apricots would make a great match with sinfully sweet desserts like carrot cake or glazed fruit tarts, or with spicy barbeque, Indian or Mexican cuisine or grilled meats and fish. BON APPETIT!

Upcoming Dogfish Head Events!

Thursday, February 26 – Dogfish Head Night at Texas Arizona – Hoboken
Don’t miss Randall the Enamel Animal and a 75 Minute Firkin, and 120 Minute on draft at this event!
Thursday, March 12 – Dogfish Head Brewery Night at Vesta – East Rutherford
a 2013 120 minute, Olde School and more coming up at Vesta!
Thursday, March 26 – Dogfish Head Off-Centered Ales at Chickie’s and Pete’s – Bordentown
Black & Blue, Aprihop and more surprises! Be there!

 

Other Dogfish Brews In-Stock Now

Tweason’Ale
Gluten-free sorghum-based ale brewed with strawberries and honey. 6% abv
Available in 4-packs

 

Sixty One
India Pale Ale brewed with Syrah grape must. 6.5% abv
Available in 4-packs and 1/6 kegs

 

Chateau Jihau
Part of the Ancient Ales Series; brewed with orange blossom honey, muscat grape juice, barley malt and hawthorn fruit and fermented with sake yeast. 10% abv
Available in 1/6 kegs

 

60 Minute IPA
A powerful, but balanced East Coast IPA! 6% abv
Available in 6-packs, 1/2 and 1/6 kegs

 

90 Minute IPA
Agressively hopped with a strong malt backbone. 9%abv
Available in 4-packs, 1/2 and 1/6 kegs

 

Indian Brown Ale
A cross between a Scotch Ale, an India Pale Ale and an American Brown Ale. Both hoppy and malty! 7.2% abv
Available in 6-packs and 1/2 kegs

 

Midas Touch
The original Ancient Ales brew; a cross between a wine and a mead. 9%abv
Available in 4-packs and 1/6 kegs

 

Palo Santo Marron
A highly roasty and malty brown ale aged in Paraguyan Palo Santo wood. Very complex with big notes of caramel and vanilla. 12% abv
Available in 4-packs and 1/6 kegs

CHEERS!

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