MASSIVE BEER REVIEWS: Year-old vs. fresh Heady Topper by The Alchemist
Beer: Heady Topper
Brewery: The Alchemist
Style: Double IPA
Age: 2014 vs. 2015
Inspired by yesterday’s date, we’re doing a little “Back to the Future” madness on today’s Massive Beer Review!
Heady Topper is one of the OG, super sought-after DIPAs. This beer’s labeling states two things emphatically – “drink from the can” and “drink fresh” – but where we’re going, we don’t need rules, so we’re drinking less than a month old Heady and pairing it up with a year-plus Heady to see if we’ll be shouting, “Great Scott!” or just making like a tree and getting out of here!
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