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Hi-Res - Sixpoint Brewery

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BA SCORE
92
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1,218 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,218
Reviews: 197
rAvg: 4.14
pDev: 10.14%
Wants: 56
Gots: 117 | FT: 9
Brewed by:
Sixpoint Brewery visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  11.10% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerVikingSailor on 01-20-2014)
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tryemdad

Connecticut

3.75/5  rDev -9.4%

04-19-2014 02:18:08 | More by tryemdad
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bacher468

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev -3.4%

04-19-2014 00:37:04 | More by bacher468
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tedho21

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

04-18-2014 23:16:24 | More by tedho21
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AnitaBrewski

Massachusetts

4.5/5  rDev +8.7%

04-18-2014 04:02:09 | More by AnitaBrewski
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Alduya

California

4/5  rDev -3.4%

04-17-2014 00:46:50 | More by Alduya
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cwreay90

Texas

4.5/5  rDev +8.7%

04-16-2014 21:19:48 | More by cwreay90
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andysc83

South Carolina

4.75/5  rDev +14.7%

04-15-2014 21:45:05 | More by andysc83
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glf60

Virginia

4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

04-15-2014 20:34:15 | More by glf60
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xseanprimex

South Carolina

4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

04-15-2014 18:34:14 | More by xseanprimex
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jmlschlee

Vermont

4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

04-15-2014 16:33:50 | More by jmlschlee
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trubeernick

California

4.5/5  rDev +8.7%

04-15-2014 02:20:11 | More by trubeernick
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2GOOFY

California

4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

04-15-2014 01:35:43 | More by 2GOOFY
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MasterfulIdiot

Georgia

3.83/5  rDev -7.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Poured into an IPA glass. The liquid is a nice syrupy caramel color, with a two-finger off-white, near-yellow head that fades slowly and leaves lots of lace. There are tons of beautiful tiny bubbles rising up from the bottom of the glass to add to the head. Really an exciting appearance.

Smell is lots of hops with a noticeable caramel background. From the hops, I get pineapple, resin, mint, and pine.

Taste is pine, resin, and mint up front, with the malts making themselves known mid-palate by inserting a little bit of caramelly sweetness. The malts are much more noticeable on the finish, where the syrupy sweetness almost takes over before the minty hops come back a bit.

Mouthfeel is nicely thick, with plenty of carbonation to make sure it doesn't get too syrupy.

Overall, it definitely exceeded my expectations, although my expectations were not super high because I'm not as crazy about huge IPAs as some others are. Still, this is remarkably easy-drinking and non-syrupy for as much flavor and alcohol as it packs.

Serving type: can

04-15-2014 00:27:34 | More by MasterfulIdiot
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tylergoov

Connecticut

4/5  rDev -3.4%

04-14-2014 22:47:04 | More by tylergoov
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mlklein27

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

04-14-2014 21:54:48 | More by mlklein27
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KDubzMP

New York

4.5/5  rDev +8.7%

04-14-2014 21:54:31 | More by KDubzMP
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Mgrodsan


5/5  rDev +20.8%

04-14-2014 21:54:14 | More by Mgrodsan
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4Socialanxiety

Tennessee

4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

04-14-2014 19:44:00 | More by 4Socialanxiety
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dannyfayy

Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +8.7%

04-14-2014 18:27:02 | More by dannyfayy
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maDUECEgunner

Minnesota

4/5  rDev -3.4%

04-14-2014 12:16:29 | More by maDUECEgunner
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RaulMondesi

California

3.3/5  rDev -20.3%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.25

The Raul man is kind of tripping on this one. Did someone spike my lil soldiers OJ and did dada just take a drink? Nah, it ain't like that, but is it?

Hmm... Unlike a girl driving a Jetta, this one is unique. It's thick, and, well, nothing IPA like. Raul is sure that this is what the townspeople drank when they thought they world was flat.

As far as the 11.1% ABV goes, this sucker is actually devilishly smooth, so I'll give it that. Taste is ok, yet...

It's not off putting by any means, but it's just not for me.

Serving type: can

04-14-2014 01:10:39 | More by RaulMondesi
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WiscoTerr

Wisconsin

4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

04-13-2014 22:04:37 | More by WiscoTerr
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Axnjxn

North Carolina

4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

04-13-2014 21:18:28 | More by Axnjxn
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Rhettroactive

District of Columbia

3.25/5  rDev -21.5%

04-13-2014 21:14:54 | More by Rhettroactive
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VaporDome

New York

4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

04-13-2014 03:37:10 | More by VaporDome
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92 out of 100 based on 1,218 ratings.