our rotating ipa

The Essential Series IPA

India Pale Ale - 7.0% ABV

Enjoy Thorn’s favorite hop forward San Diego-Style IPAs anywhere, anytime. 

 Just like the seasons change, so does our Essential Series IPA. Check the ink stamp on the bottom of this can or the six pack topper sticker to see which of our Essential IPAs you are drinking.


This West Coast style IPA is a symphony of Simcoe and the Australian Varietal, Galaxy. Flavors of citrus, pine and stone fruit are evident.

Hops: Galaxy – Simcoe

AVAILABLE APRIL 2019: Gutter Clown

This West Coast IPA uses a Pilsner base malt with notes of pine, citrus, resin, grapefruit and has a pleasant floral bouquet.

Hops: Mosaic – Amarillo – Columbus

AVAILABLE July 2019: Stickey Henderson

A dank and sticky blend of Mosaic Columbus, and Simcoe hops.

Hops: Mosaic – Columbus – Simcoe

AVAILABLE OCTOBER 2019: Service Swine

A throwback to the classic West Coast IPA; inspired by an old Temecula Brewer’s IPA that helped put San Diego on the craft beer map. Originally brewed in collaboration with Toronado SD for their 10th anniversary. Bursting with flavors of tangerine, grapefruit, Meyer lemon, summer melon and pine back up by a solid malt backbone.

Hops: Simcoe – Amarillo – Centennial – Columbus