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Level Crossing Brewing Co

Release of the Black Album

Please join us today for the re-release of our Red Feather Small Batch Series beer The Black Album. This beer is an Imperial Black Rye IPA.

This beer goes to 11.


Malt: Pure Idaho Pilsner, Mecca-Grade Rye, Caramel Rye, Chocolate Rye, Solstice Flaked Rye, Midnight Wheat, White Wheat, Blackprinz


Hops: Motueka, Citra, Citra Cryo, Amarillo, Amarillo Hop Hash, Azacca Cryo


Tasting Notes: This Imperial Black Rye IPA was brewed with four types of rye and two types of wheat. It features copious amounts of Motueka, Citra, Citra Cryo, Azacca Cryo, Amarillo and Amarillo Hop Hash. The Black Album has complex aromas of resinous pine, chocolate-covered cherry, black coffee and spicy pumpernickel. It has a velvety-smooth mouthfeel with a mélange of rye bread, fig, black cherry, espresso, caramel and pine flavors. At 9.2% abv, it finishes with a warming alcohol and lingering hop bitterness.