IPA, NEIPA, Phantasm -

Alright, fellow beer geeks, nerds and lovers - let's talk about kickin' your IPA game into overdrive. If you're all about getting your hands dirty and brewing up some real flavorful magic, you're going to want to hear about Phantasm Powder.

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The craft beer revolution has taken the world by storm, and the IPA - India Pale Ale - is undeniably at the forefront of this movement. Within the IPA category, two dominant regional styles have emerged as popular beers for homebrewers & pros alike: the West Coast IPA and the East Coast IPA. Each has its distinct characteristics, which make them unique and appealing to beer enthusiasts. today, we'll explore the key differences in home brewing a West Coast style IPA versus an East Coast style IPA, helping you decide which one suits your taste buds and brewing preferences. Which Hop Profile?...

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beer, collaboration, craft beer, fresh hop, hoppy, hops, IPA, limited release, picaroons, west coast -

Fresh from our Elgin, New Brunswick hop yard comes our latest creation available in a limited volume, on tap only at Picaroon's General Store for a limited time. For this brew we chose to brew a West Coast style IPA using ONLY fresh hops. 

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hops, IPA, Maritime Brew Box -

A style that has slowly crept into the home brewing world and is certainly here to stay. Originating in the North East of the USA it has become the beer associated with terms like Hop Head, Hazy Boi, Dank, Juicy and a long list of internet lingo that no one understands.

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aroma, bittering, hops, IPA, NEIPA -


In many ways hops can make or break your beer, and many of the most popular styles today depend on very specific hop combinations to achieve the desired results. With the rise in popularity of NEIPAs, West Coast IPAs & every variation in-between, selecting the right hops can be one of the most important decisions you can make when designing recipes. And it’s not just the heavy IBU hitters that depend on quality hops - and hops do so much more than just influence flavours.

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