Good People Brewing Co.’s Hitchhiker IPA Returns for the Spring

GPBC-Hitchhiker-Can3Good People Brewing Company (Birmingham, Alabama) has officially announced that it will begin the Seasonal Release of Hitchhiker IPA on Monday, February 11.

Sauntering back into the Heart of Dixie with “more of a West Coast vibe than [Good People’s] flagship India Pale Ale“, Hitchhiker is an American India Pale Ale that “balances the aromas of pineapple, grapefruit, orange, and tangerine with a caramel malt backbone.”  Coming in at an intriguing 7.8% ABV and 100 IBUs, this is one Hitchhiker that you will be more than happy to pick up.

Hitchhiker IPA rolls out this week and will stick around throughout the months of spring.  You can expect to find this Seasonal brew available in 6-packs of 12 oz. cans and on draft at craft beer-friendly establishments located within Good People’s distribution footprint in Alabama, the Florida Panhandle, Georgia and Tennessee. Prost!

Vital Information for Hitchhiker IPA from Good People Brewing Company

Release – Spring Seasonal, returning February 11, 2019
Style – American India Pale Ale (West Coast-style)
ABV – 7.8%
IBUs – 100
Featured Hops – Columbus, Cascade & Simcoe
Suggested Food Pairings – “Cuisine (Curried, Thai), Cheese (Peppery: Monterey/Pepper Jack; Sharp: Blue, Cheddar; Pungent: Gorgonzola, Limburger), Meat (Poultry, Fish, Shellfish, Salmon)”
Availability – 6-packs of 12 oz. cans & draft
Beer Finder – http://goodpeoplebrewing.com/beer-finder

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Good People Brewing Company Releases Hitchhiker IPA as Spring Seasonal

GPhitchposterGood People Brewing Company (Birmingham, Alabama) recently announced that Hitchhiker IPA has officially returned to shelves and taps for the spring.

Brewed each spring as a more West Coast representation of the style than Good People Brewing’s American IPA, Hitchhiker IPA boasts a more tropical fruit character by displaying notes of pineapple, grapefruit, orange and tangerine.  Relying on a sturdy, caramel malt backbone, this 7.8% ABV, 100+ IBU India Pale Ale passes through each year as “a rejuvenating option whatever the weather brings.”

Hitchhiker IPA is officially available now and will be hanging around through the spring months (while supplies last).  Look for this Seasonal offering to be available in 6-packs of 12 oz. cans and on draft at select craft beer retailers, bars and restaurants in Alabama and throughout the rest of Good People Brewing’s distribution area.  Official Hitchhiker IPA Release Events started late last week and will be going on through the month of March at select craft beer establishments.  Click here to check out the full list of scheduled events.

Just as its name implies, the fan-favorite Hitchhiker IPA will be moving on before you know it.  Make sure that this is the one Hitchhiker that you pick up and enjoy your time together while you can.  Prost!

Vital Information for Hitchhiker IPA from Good People Brewing Company

Release – Seasonal, beginning March 2017
Style – American IPA (West Coast-style)
ABV – 7.8%
IBUs – 100+
Hops – Cascade, Columbus & Simcoe
Malts – 2-Row, Carapils & Crystal
Yeast – California Ale
Availability – 6-packs of 12 oz. cans & draft
Beer Finder – http://www.goodpeoplebrewing.com/beerfinder.php

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