Category Archives: Søle Artisan Ales

Søle Over 9000

Brewery: Søle Artisan Ales
Country: USA
ABV: 9%
Style: American Double IPA

Brewer Description: (from can) Double India Pale Ale with denali, eureka and lemon zest.

My rating: 3
My rating: 3.88
My rating: 3.7

Intro: Apologies, backlog review from late July. A 1 pint can, canned on 15th May 2017 and poured into a Lost Abbey teku glass.
Appearance: A cloudy dark orange colour with a two finger white head that had good retention and left some sparse lacing.
Aroma: Strong whiff of pineapple followed by citrusy orange, mandarin, melon and pine.
Taste: Sweet and bitter. Biscuit malt sweetness mixed with tropical apricot, pineapple and bitter citrus rind plus pith. Finish is a lingering bitterness.
Mouthfeel: Medium bodied with moderate carbonation.
Overall: Not as juicy as a lot of other NE DIPA’s that I’ve tried, but it’s still quite nice.