New Delhi Freight Train | Snake River Brewing Company & Brewpub

BA SCORE
-
no score
Awaiting 10 Reviews
THE BROS
-
no score
Send samples
New Delhi Freight TrainNew Delhi Freight Train
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Snake River Brewing Company & Brewpub
Wyoming, United States
snakeriverbrewing.com

Style: English India Pale Ale (IPA)

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.30%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
New Delhi Freight Train is brewed to honor the classic English India pale ales. In the days of sailing ships, IPA was brewed in England to be shipped to India and the preservative effects of hops and alcohol were needed to withstand the long journey. While certainly a very hoppy and strong beer it is slightly less so than the huge American style IPA's. Flowery, assertive hops are balanced by a firm malt platform. NDFT is a signature series of Chris Erickson.

Added by brewdlyhooked13 on 03-11-2004

BEER STATS
Reviews:
1
Ratings:
2
Avg:
4.29
pDev:
0%
 
 
Wants:
0
Gots:
1
For Trade:
0
User Reviews
Reviews: 1 | Ratings: 2
Reviews by ToddKehoe:
Photo of ToddKehoe
3.75/5  rDev 0%

More User Reviews:
Photo of alexgash
4.42/5  rDev 0%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Rewarded myself with this fine IPA after a day at Jackson Hole. Slightly cloudy medium copper body with a sticky off white head. This is a big smelling IPA, with a good dose of toffee malt and big, floral, citrusy hops. Reminded me of Two-hearted...
Taste does not disappoint with the big sweet toffee malt up front, followed by those mouth-watering hops. Great tasting hops, with big floral and citrus flavors that make you forget about the palate-dominating bitterness. Very nice. Just wish I had gotten a growler to go!

 523 characters

New Delhi Freight Train from Snake River Brewing Company & Brewpub
4.29 out of 5 based on 2 ratings.
  • About Us

    Your go-to website for beer (since 1996), publishers of BeerAdvocate magazine (since 2006) and hosts of world-class beer events (since 2003). Respect Beer.
  • BeerAdvocate Microbrew Invitational

    Join us June 2-3, 2017 in Boston, Mass. for beer, cider, mead, kombucha and sake from over 70 small producers.

    Learn More
  • Subscribe to BeerAdvocate Magazine

    Support uncompromising beer advocacy and award-winning, independent journalism with a print subscription to BeerAdvocate magazine.

    Subscribe