Howe Sound Brewing Co. – Super Jupiter Grapefruit IPA

Howe Sound Brewing Co. – Super Jupiter Grapefruit IPA

2013_03_BMBC-56The latest seasonal offering from Howe Sound is their Super Jupiter Grapefruit IPA. This beer is an amber colour with 1 1/2 fingers of thick and slowly settling head. The smell is citrus and floral with a northwest hoppy bitterness backing it all up. The taste is strong of grapefruit citrus and the sour/bitterness of the fruit contrasts the hop bitterness giving a contradictory balance and making for a polar and very enjoyable flavour. I am not usually over the top on fruit beers but this is well balanced, thought out and it comes across quite pleasantly. Give it a try as something new this spring.

Alcohol – 6.8%
Size – 1000ml
Price – $8.50 per bottle (BCL)


Tags: howe sound, ipa

About Author


Dustan Sept is the founder of Beer Me BC. His passion for craft beer drove the creation of in 2012 and has been growing ever since. to learn more about the editorial team visit

Write a Comment

Leave a Reply