Sauce Brewing Infrared Red IPA

Style
Red IPA
ABV
6.5%
Bitterness
60 IBU

Sometimes you feel like trying an experimental beer, a new style, something that will surprise and delight you with its imaginative combination of crazy ingredients… and sometimes you want a fine version of a style you’re familiar with.

Infrared isn’t an attempt to revolutionise red IPAs. Nor is it trying to be the biggest, baddest, blow-your-face-off red IPA on the block. At six-and-a-half percent, it’s weighty, without being heavy; you can have more than one, but you could never mistake it for a session beer. The flavours are evenly distributed across the hop-malt scale: the hops bring fresh citrus to the aroma, with more resinous pine coming through in the mouth, as well as a sturdy bitterness that helps to counterbalance malt sweetness – the soft biscuity notes and the heavier toffee and caramel that come through as the beer warms up a little.

In a world of novelty beers, we don’t always get to hear the words "balanced" or "solid" or "satisfying". But they all apply here.

Mick Wust

Published February 26, 2019

Name
Sauce Brewing Co
Address

1A Mitchell St
Marrickville
NSW 2204

Phone
(02) 9145 8288
Open Hours

Taproom:
Weds & Thurs: 4pm to 9pm
Fri & Sat: 11:30am to 10pm
Sunday: 11:30am to 9pm

Takeaways
Mon to Fri: 10am to 4pm, and when the Taproom is open

Regular events

Food trucks every weekend

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