Fiddlehead Second Fiddle: An All-Year Favorite Beer

Welcome to the wonderful world of Fiddlehead Second Fiddle! This single hopped is part of our single hopped IPA series and features Simcoe , providing notes of pine and tropical fruits. At 6.2% ABV, this has been hailed as a well-balanced American IPA with a mellow bitterness and a dry, refreshing finish.

Fiddlehead Second Fiddle is made with the same profile as our flagship IPA, Fiddlehead IPA. Brewed to perfection, this beer has been crafted to provide you with an unforgettable drinking experience. With only 170 calories per 12 ounce serving, this low to medium calorie beer is perfect for those looking for an enjoyable and guilt-free indulgence.

The unique flavor of Fiddlehead Second Fiddle comes from the use of Simcoe hops which provide subtle notes of pine and tropical fruits that blend perfectly with the malt profile of our flagship IPA. The combination of flavors creates a smooth and balanced taste that will leave you wanting more!

Combined with its low to medium calorie content, this beer provides drinkers with a guilt-free indulgence unlike any other. Whether you're looking for a refreshing aftr work or a delicious accompaniment to your dinner plans, Fiddlehead Second Fiddle is sure to satisfy your craving.

For those looking for something a bit more adventurous, be sure to check out our For the Faithful Wild Series – brewed without cold storage guidelines in mind – offering an exciting array of flavors that are sure to tantalize your taste buds!

Cheers to enjoying life one sip at a time!

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What Hops Are Used in Second Fiddle Beer?

Second Fiddle is a single-hopped IPA brewed with Simcoe hops. It features notes of pine, citrus, and tropical fruits, and is brewed with a malt profile similar to our flagship IPA. Simcoe hops are known for their intense aroma and flavour, providing an earthy and spicy character perfect for IPAs.

Alcohol Content of Fiddlehead Beer

Fiddlehead IPA has an content of 6.2% abv (alcohol by volume). This beer has a hazy and well-balanced flavor, with mellow bitterness and a dry, refreshing finish. Its ABV is higher than that of many other craft beers, making it a great choice for those looking for an extra kick.

Calorie Count of Fiddlehead IPA

A Fiddlehead IPA contains a relatively low amount of calories, at only 170 per 12 oz. serving. It is considered a low to medium-calorie beer, making it an all-year favorite for those watching their caloric intake. The beer also contains 15 grams of carbohydrates and 4.9% alcohol by volume (ABV).


Fiddlehead Second Fiddle is a fantastic single-hopped IPA that offers a unique twist on Fiddlehead's flagship beer. It contains the same malt profile as the original, with Simcoe hops providing notes of pine and tropical fruits. This well-balanced beer has a mellow bitterness and a dry, refreshing finish, making it the perfect choice for any occasion. With only 170 calories per serving, Fiddlehead Second Fiddle is an ideal option for those looking for a low to medium calorie beer without sacrificing flavor.

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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.