Wachusett Brewing Company Introduces Light IPA

Westminster, MA — Wachusett Brewing Company celebrated Wachusett Mountain Ski Area’s 50 year anniversary by creating the world’s 1st Light IPA.An easy drinking session IPA coming in at 4% ABV with 37 IBUs and only 121 calories.  The beer was released at Wachusett Mountain on Saturday, December 15th, 2012 for a private event in honor of the Crowley family celebrating 50 years of business.

Wachusett Brewing Company will add the signature Light IPA to their 12 oz. can portfolio and release a limited amount of draft in March 2013.  Wachusett Light IPA will be available year round along with their other 12 oz. canned products; Green Monsta IPA and Blueberry Ale.  Also released in cans March 2013 will be flagship Country Pale Ale and Summer Ale in newly designed packaging. 

Brewery: Wachusett Brewing Co Website: http://www.wachusettbrew.com
Address: 175 State Rd EWestminster, MA 01473
  • Los Barbones

    37 IBUs and 4% ABV does not meet BJCP guidelines for an IPA. BJCP guidelines go as far to comment on English IPA “The term “IPA” is loosely applied in commercial English beers today, and has been (incorrectly) used in beers below 4% ABV.” Isn’t this more an American Pale Ale?

  • Ashartipu

    recognition for the update

  • Greg G.

    I think its great!