This drink, which we define as a 'Tropical India Pale Ale' (an IPA), has a strength of 5% ABV.
Brewed with Cascade Hops, this permanently brewed Ale is named 'Zenith' as zenith is the word used to describe when the Sun reaches its highest point in the sky and this light, bright coloured, IPA is brewed to represent the arrival of Spring.
An aroma of fruit hops and pale malts, mean that this pours with a bright golden pale body, with white lace. Taste is medium sweet to bitter, with a floral citrus note. Palate is medium bodied oily texture average carbonation and a light bitter finish.
To date, this is the only beer from Cross Bay that has been available at the Bake & Alehouse and that means it is both the strongest and weakest beer supplied from Cross Bay!This is not the strongest ale sold at the Bake and Alehouse, but it has the equal highest ABV has the from this brewery (they have produced another ale of the same strength that has been sold at the Bake & Alehouse. So far, here have been 57 ales with a higher ABV supplied.
To date, the Bake & Alehouse has supplied -
57 stronger ales
57 ales of this strength
670 weaker ales
13 ales with an unrecorded strength
Records indicate that a barrel of this drink has been available once in Westgate's Bake & Alehouse since August 2012
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