Shipyard – Monkey Fist IPA

Shipyard- Monkey Fist IPAI thought I’d kick off American Craft Beer Week 2012┬áby trying something new. So I went to one of my local craft beer secret spots and looked over the shelves for something different. With a name like “Monkey Fist” it’s got to be good… Right? It has a red label and a monkey with a fistful of hops? So far, so good. 6.9% abv, still on the right track for me. Pacific Park Market had the 12 oz.bottles sold as singles, (usually a sign that they have limited quantities), so I grabbed a bottle and headed home anticipating my first sip. Continue reading