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Mother’s Brewing Company releases limited-edition double IPA in KC

Super Doozy!, a limited-edition double IPA from Mother’s Brewing Company in Springfield, hits Kansas City stores and bars this week. The bold beer is dry-hopped with Citra hops and aged in French oak barrels.
Super Doozy!, a limited-edition double IPA from Mother’s Brewing Company in Springfield, hits Kansas City stores and bars this week. The bold beer is dry-hopped with Citra hops and aged in French oak barrels.

Generally, summer seasonal beers are light and easy-drinking, with relatively low amounts of alcohol and hops.

The latest release from Mother’s Brewing Company pretty much shatters that summer beer mold. The Springfield, Mo. brewery just unleashed a hop-heavy beer called Super Doozy! on Kansas City. The double IPA is dry-hopped with lots of Citra hops, which lend a bright, clean flavor, and aged in French oak barrels for a touch of sweetness.

Super Doozy! is 9 percent alcohol by volume — more than twice the alcohol content of Boulevard Unfiltered Wheat — and is basically a hopped-up, barrel-aged version of Mother’s Doozy! double IPA.

According to the Springfield brewery, Super Doozy! will be available for a limited time in 22-ounce bottles at select liquor and grocery stores and on draft at select bars and restaurants in Kansas City. When it’s gone, it’s gone — at least, until summer 2015.

In other beer release news, Boulevard’s cult classic Two Jokers Double-Wit beer came out last week in KC.

Enterprise reporter Sarah Gish writes bar and dining guides for Ink magazine. Contact her via email at sgish@kcstar.com or tweet @sarah_gish.

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