MaharajaBeer Style: Imperial India Pale Ale
Hop Variety: Simcoe, Columbus, Centennial, and Chinook
Dry Hop Variety: Simcoe, Centennial
Malt Variety:
Two-row barley, VictoryCaramel 120
1.090 ABV: 10-12% IBUs: 102 Color: Deep Amber

Maharaja is derived from the sanskrit words mahat, meaning “great”, and rajan, meaning “king”. Much like its namesake, this imperial IPA is regal, intense and mighty. With hops and malts as his servants, he rules both with a heavy hand. The Maharaja flaunts his authority over a deranged amount of hops: tangy, vibrant and pungent along with an insane amount of malted barley – fashioning a dark amber hue and exquisite malt essence. Welcome to his kingdom!

The Maharaja is the second installment in our Dictator Series.

Food pairing: Try The Maharaja with a shrimp cocktail and you’ll find that the intense, “grapefruity” hop aroma is a perfect compliment.

Availability: Releases in January in 22oz. bombers.