Akasha Projects Azacca IPA

Style
Single Hop IPA
ABV
6.8%

The experimenting at Akasha isn’t slowing in 2021, with the Akasha Project releases continuing with a showcase of US hop Azacca in another single hop IPA. The variety is named after the Haitian god of agriculture and it can impart a wide variety of hop flavours, including mango, papaya and citrus plus notes of pine and spice, while Azacca's high alpha acids can bring forth a lot of bitterness too.

In the case of Azacca IPA, there’s a soft swell of papaya and mango along with slightly more brash citrus notes of grapefruit and tangerine. Azacca's spicy side is certainly present too and brought to mind the diesel-like quality you can find in some Kiwi hops but, being an Akasha release, it doesn't overpower what's, at heart, a pretty easy-going, lean and dry beer.

Will Ziebell

Published March 19, 2021

Name
Akasha Taproom & Brewery
Address

10-12 Spencer Street
Five Dock
NSW 2046

Phone
(02) 9715 7156
Open Hours

Wed & Thurs: 4pm to 8pm
Fridays: 2pm to 8pm
Saturdays: midday to 8pm
Sundays: midday to 7pm

Regular events

Food trucks Fri to Sun
Super Chill Saturdays: Rudderless Records set lists + takeaway case specials + discounted jugs

Tours

By appointment

Canberra Fest 2024 B
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