Nosing the fresh poured beer delivers passion fruit, and hints of lemon and grapefruit underneath.
During each sip, the sour flavors hit first and then finishes with citrus. There is a sweetness but it is subdued against the hop and citrus notes. Both the sour and citrus components are at a light-plus strength.
All the components of sweetness, hops and citrus are very balanced against each other.
The finish isn’t overly complex, with a medium-long sour citrus finish to each sip.
Collective Arts Mash Up The Jam is a blend between the styles of a sour and an IPA. Unfortunately, I never thought the beer established it’s identity between the two styles.
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