The Veil Brewing Company Lord Lord Shredder Shredder, a 6.1% ABV Double Blood Orange Double Dry-Hopped IPA
|Appearance||Yellow-orange color with fluffy white head.|
|Aroma||Fresh citrus and hops, hops, hops.|
|Taste||Juicy! Bright orange flavors with lingering hop notes.|
|Mouthfeel||Lighter-bodied with bright carbonation.|
|Overall||Quite pleasant and easy drinking.|
The Veil Brewing Company, open since April 2016, is located in the Scott’s Addition neighborhood of Richmond, Virginia. Their focus is hop forward beers, high gravity and barrel aging, lagers, wild ales, and spontaneous fermentation.
Brewer and co-owner Matt Tarpey brings an impressive resume with brewing experience at O’Connor in Norfolk, Portsmouth Brewery in New Hampshire, and The Alchemist in Vermont. Tapey was also the direct assistant brewer to Sean Hill at Hill Farmstead in Vermont and completed two apprenticeships with Jean Van Roy at Cantillon in Brussels, Belgium.
Lord Lord Shredder Shredder is a 6.1% ABV double blood orange double dry-hopped version of their beloved Master Shredder flagship IPA. The beer is brewed with 3 times the amount of blood orange purée than regular blood orange version of Master Shredder called Lord Shredder, totaling over 10 pounds per barrel.