Sutter Buttes Water Tower IPA (6.5% ABV / 65-70 IBUs): This beer pours a clear amber gold color with white foam that leaves a nice lace. Water Tower IPA has a mild malt aroma with a nice bouquet of grapefruit citrus and hints of orange peels. The beer is medium bodied with mild carbonation. Water Tower has a delicious malt flavor with hints of orange peels and a nice hops bitterness that is assertive but not overpowering. The beer has a mild peppery spice finish with a delightful floral flavor on the back of the palate. This is a complex IPA that knows how to make a delicious statement without screaming its style.