Proper Black  IPA - 6.0% ABV

Proper Black IPA - 6.0% ABV

Regular price £3.99 Sale price£3.49 Save £0.50

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Is there such a thing as a black IPA? There is now! Whichever way you look at it, Proper Black challenges the senses. Black as stout, but the taste is classic IPA. Powerful hops dominate the restrained chocolate and coffee notes. Whatever you thought you knew about beer, we’ve just challenged it.


Style: Black, India Pale Ale
ABV: 6.0%
See: Black
Smell: Cappuccino, Rose Water, Turkish Delight
Taste: Bitter Chocolate, Tropical Fruit
Malt: Maris Otter, Roasted, Wheat Malt
Hops: Brewers Gold, Centennial, Chinook, Citra
Bitter: 5 out of 5
Sweet: 2 out of 5
Food Match: Goes great with oysters and shell fish


About St Austell Brewery:Founded in 1851 by Cornishman Walter Hicks, today St Austell Brewery remains 100% independent and family owned. St Austell Brewery operates a growing and diverse business

  • Free Next Day Delivery: This applies to all collections except for the Cornish Food and Drink Section.
  • Delivery Availability: From Tuesday to Saturday.
  • Perishable Goods: Some hampers contain perishable items. Please ensure they are refrigerated upon arrival.
  • Shelf Life: Scones & Pasties last for 5 days; clotted cream for 5-7 days. For specific best before dates, check product packaging.

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Customer Reviews

Based on 1 review
Stephen Sinden
The Beer that never was!!

I can't tell you what I thought of Proper Black as They sent the wrong beer I received Proper Job (Oh my!)