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Loose Cannon by Heavy Seas Beer

Loose CannonWe tried a Loose Cannon IPA – American by Heavy Seas Beer at Peg Leg Pete’s in Pensacola Beach, FL. 19.6 miles on the bike for this beer (and oysters) because I needed a destination

Our flagship beer, Loose Cannon wins people over at first smell. The carefully cultivated interplay of Simcoe, Palisade, and Centennial creates a most fragrant IPA—its nose bursts with notes of grapefruit, herbs, and pine. Bitterness is somewhat subdued by the floral quality that pervades the taste. The color is burnished gold, and the mouthfeel is creamy. A strong malt backbone balances out the triple-hopped beer. Its nickname, Hop3, comes from the brewing process: our brewers hop Loose Cannon in the boil, the hopback, and the fermenter. It won a second place CAMRA award at the 2010 Great British Beer Festival..

Loose CannonSome Details About Baltimore Loose Cannon
Style: IPA – American
ABV: 7.25
Heavy Seas Beer is located in Baltimore, MD.
Brewery Website
Average Rating (When we tried the beer): 3.70919/5.
Our Rating:

Please note that we don’t really “rate” beers. We are beer geeks, not beer snobs. There’s a time and place for almost every beer. But…

For our own purposes we use the following system:

4 = We would definitely order another of this beer
5 = We would go out of our way to find another of this beer.

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