Product of: United States
First brewed in June 2016, 12th of Never was canned as a Lagunitas “UnLimited Release” a year later. The brewers describe the beer as a “deliciously bitter-esque pale-ish ale with a hoppy tropical bite”, a “hop-forward beer expressed in a moderate voice.”
Review and Tasting
Sampled on 26/06/2017
(sample can best before 23/Mar/18) Hazy, amber yellow with a retentive off-white head and spotted lacing.
White grapefruit and lemon zest, lemongrass, white bread dough, baked white bread, passion fruit and white petal floral notes.
Zesty grapefruit and lemon, passion fruit, mango, tart pineapple, cream of coconut and crusty white bread toned by assertive hop bitterness. Faint floral notes.
White pepper spiced tropical fruit – particularly passion fruit and tart pineapple, with cleansing light bitterness.
Masses of tropical fruit and hints of rich coconut, balanced and freshened by zesty citrus and assertive hop bitterness.