The Spicy Hops of Devils Backbone IPA

Devil's Backbone is an award-winning from the legendary Devils Backbone Brewing Company. Located in Roseland, Virginia, this brewery has been producing some of the finest craft beers for over a decade. Their signature IPA has become a fan favorite due to its crisp and refreshing taste.

The Devil's Backbone IPA features a golden-colored pour and starts off with a sweet aroma that is balanced by a light hop character. The flavor profile of this beer consists of smooth malts, lightly roasted grains, and floral hops that give this beer a pleasant bitterness and slightly dry finish.

At 6.5% ABV, Devil's Backbone IPA is an easy drinking beer that still packs plenty of flavor into each sip. It has also won numerous awards for its outstanding quality, including beig named Virginia's Best Beer at the Great American Beer Festival in 2014.

If you're looking for a delicious that won't weigh you down after just one pint, then look no further than Devil's Backbone IPA. This beer offers an enjoyable combination of sweetness and bitterness that will please any craft beer enthusiast!

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Alcohol Content of Devil's Backbone

Devil's Backbone is an 8.1% ABV ( by volume) Belgian-style tripel beer. This means that for every 100 milliliters of this beer, 8.1 milliliters are alcohol and the remainder is made up of and other ingredients. To put that into perspective, this means that Devil's Backbone has just over 3 times the amount of alcohol as a typical 5% ABV beer. Devil's Backbone is a strong, flavorful beer and should be enjoyed responsibly.

Availability of Devils Backbone Beer in the United States

Devils Backbone beer can be found in Virginia, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, North Carolina, , Maryland, Washington D.C., and Delaware. The two main breweries in Virginia are The Outpost Brewery & Tap Room located in Lexington and Basecamp located in Roseland.

What Does the Taste of Devils Backbone Beer Imply?

Devils Backbone has an assertive flavor profile, combining citrus and spice flavors with a bready malt backbone. On the nose you'll get strong citric notes of coriander and orange pith, as well as some other spices like mild clove. On the palate, you'll taste sweet fruit notes of pear, peach and white grapes with a touch of banana. All of these flavors are balanced nicely by the bready malt character that provides structure to the beer.


Devil's Backbone IPA is a Belgian-style tripel that features a beautiful pale-golden color. The 8.1% ABV has spicy hops and Belgian that work together to create a unique flavor and aroma. Brewed by the Devils Backbone Brewing Company, this popular IPA can be found in select locations throughout Virginia, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, North Carolina, Tennessee, Maryland, Washington D.C., and Delaware. With its complex flavor profile and high alcohol content, Devil's Backbone IPA is sure to be enjoyed by both hop heads and beer enthusiasts alike.

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Thomas Ashford

Thomas Ashford is a highly educated brewer with years of experience in the industry. He has a Bachelor Degree in Chemistry and a Master Degree in Brewing Science. He is also BJCP Certified Beer Judge. Tom has worked hard to become one of the most experienced brewers in the industry. He has experience monitoring brewhouse and cellaring operations, coordinating brewhouse projects, and optimizing brewery operations for maximum efficiency. He is also familiar mixology and an experienced sommelier. Tom is an expert organizer of beer festivals, wine tastings, and brewery tours.