Perro Libre | 803

Perro Libre | 803

A true Black IPA: hop's protagonism both in the aroma and in the flavor, bringing that citric fruitiness that we like so much. Dark malts brings a light roastiness, which is needed to give support and also to serve as a base for the beer. Drinkability? On the heights! (Source: Loosely translated from the brewery's advertising material.)

  • Beer: 803
  • Style: Black Rye IPA (21B. Specialty IPA: Black Rye IPA)
  • ABV: 7.4%
  • IBU: 78
  • Brewery:
  • Look: opaque black color, turbid, with a great light caramel head formation;
  • Aroma: hoppy and citric;
  • Taste: Medium hop bitterness, light sweetness and medium roasty flavor;
  • Mouthfeel: Medium, with average carbonation and a persistent finish;
  • Overall: a very recommended beer, with a style that isn’t seen quite often in Brazil.
This beer review was made by somebody which is studying every day to be a better beer drinker but, despite that, isn't a specialist or a beer sommelier. In advance, pardon for any gaffe. If you have any corrections or suggestions, please mail me.