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Beer of the Month: Firestone Walker enters haze craze with Mind Haze IPA

The beer: Mind Haze (Firestone Walker Brewing, Paso Robles, Calif.), a hazy IPA.

The back story: We're several years into the haze craze - that is, the ascendance of low-bitterness, fruit-forward India pale ales - and the largest craft breweries have taken notice. Sierra Nevada and Boston Beer were among the first large craft breweries to trot out their takes. In recent weeks, we've also seen this arrival from Firestone Walker Brewing. Hazy IPA has been a challenge for larger breweries due to the style's

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