Twin City Brewing’s newest offering

There’s only one way to explain the soon-to-be opened Twin City Brewing’s latest offering.

‘Swedish Gymnast’ is Twin City Brewing’s latest test offering.

There’s only one way to explain the soon-to-be opened Twin City Brewing’s latest offering.

(read about Twin City Brewing plan to open up Port Alberni’s first craft brewery here)

“It’s called the Swedish Gymnast and the reason it’s called the Swedish Gymnast is because it’s a light blonde with a lot of hops.”

The beer is a single-hopped session ale.

“It’s lively and juicy with a fresh dry-hopped character. There’s only one kind of hops in the entire beer.”

Colyn wanted to showcase the citra hops in the beer. Citra hops is a fairly new variety with smooth floral and citrus aroma and flavour, according to Craft Beer Academy.

“We wanted to showcase the lemony, piney, melon-pineapple flavour which really comes out like this fruit punch kind of flavour,” Colyn said.

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