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Hi-Res - Sixpoint Brewery

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1,302 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,302
Reviews: 200
rAvg: 4.14
pDev: 10.63%
Wants: 75
Gots: 132 | FT: 8
Brewed by:
Sixpoint Brewery visit their website
New York, United States

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

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerVikingSailor on 01-20-2014)
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look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Poured into a Dogfish Spiegelau glass. Bottom of can says Best before 12JUL2014.

A- Pours an orangeish medium amber with a 1/2 inch light tan head that retains well before falling to a thin ring around the edge of the glass and a mostly full sheet of sheer surface foam. Semi-resilient lacing leaves a broken ring behind.

S- Sweet, floral hop aroma with a whiff of booze. A bit resiny of course.

T- Eesh. The booze strikes down on the palate with brute force and there's little redeeming hop flavor trailing behind it. Looking for some malt to give the profile some backing but it's lost among the strong alcohol presence. Once it warms, some actual hop character surfaces but it's too little too late.

M- Sharp and bitey, mainly from the booze. Medium-low carbonation doesn't help things either. Body is medium-plus.

O- I know this beer was canned back in January but an IPA in a can, especially one this strong, should be holding up fine even 5 months down the line. Pretty disappointing especially since I like the regular Resin so much. Probably the most unimpressive "Triple IPA" I've had.

Immortale25, May 23, 2014
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Hazy deep golden colour with a big, fluffy, off-white head. Very good head retention. Good lacing.

Richly citrussy with quite a bit of mango. Plenty of resinous notes. Not particularly intense but still good.

Moderately sweet malt. Moderate citruss and tropical fruit hop flavour. Moderate bitterness. Not as sharply bitter as I might like but still good.

Medium-full body with moderate carbonation. Suitable.

A really solid IIPA. Nothing over the top but it works quite well.

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92 out of 100 based on 1,302 ratings.