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Resin - Sixpoint Brewery

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

2,880 Ratings
THE BROS
91
outstanding

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Ratings: 2,880
Reviews: 595
rAvg: 4.07
pDev: 10.81%
Wants: 144
Gots: 248 | FT: 8
Brewed by:
Sixpoint Brewery visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  9.10% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Jason on 01-10-2012)
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ajtorres311

Florida

3.5/5  rDev -14%

05-31-2013 20:01:16 | More by ajtorres311
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MightiestBeard

Florida

3/5  rDev -26.3%

05-31-2013 15:16:06 | More by MightiestBeard
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imyourhero21

California

4.5/5  rDev +10.6%

05-31-2013 04:33:31 | More by imyourhero21
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elroacho

Wisconsin

4/5  rDev -1.7%

05-31-2013 00:11:26 | More by elroacho
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Axnjxn

North Carolina

3.73/5  rDev -8.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

12oz can poured into a DFH tulip shaped pint glass. Best by Aug 10 2013

Pours a dark copper color with a large, lasting white head. The aroma is a good citrusy, hoppy smell. Not too strong and not too weak. The taste of the beer is... odd. Not exactly what i was expecting. Not a hop bomb by any stretch of the imagination. Bitter up front but theres something unique about the bitterness that is hard to place. its got sort of a sweet kick to it, i suppose. Not sure how i like this honestly. Good feel, Medium bodied with medium carbonation.

Overall this beer is extremely unique in its flavor. Cant say its my favorite, but its definitely worth a try.

Serving type: can

05-30-2013 22:28:49 | More by Axnjxn
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CesarLopes

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev +4.4%

05-30-2013 21:38:32 | More by CesarLopes
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NumberNone

Maryland

4/5  rDev -1.7%

05-30-2013 17:55:41 | More by NumberNone
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BrownNut

Florida

3.2/5  rDev -21.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

I heard so much love for this one and then was surprised to see it finally distributed near me out of nowhere one day. Tried it with my beer nerd friends as the star of a party. It was pretty but none of us liked it. The name of the beer certainly doesn't lie, but we all felt it focused solely on a bitter spike to the mouth at the expense of anything else, with a not-great flavor to boot. And I like my strong IPAs these days. Won't be getting this one again.

Serving type: can

05-30-2013 17:23:24 | More by BrownNut
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oriolesfan4

Maryland

4/5  rDev -1.7%

05-30-2013 15:22:59 | More by oriolesfan4
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Georgiabeer

Georgia

4.25/5  rDev +4.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

I really like this beer. I waited until I'd had a few four packs over the last few weeks to review it, but I've now decided it's one of my week-in-week-out beers. Beautifully balanced with just enough malt sweetness to balance the beautiful citrusy hops with a nice little bite of bitterness at the end. This is not an over the top beer, but one that has found the most important quality- wanting to go back to it again and again.

Serving type: can

05-30-2013 03:04:55 | More by Georgiabeer
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CampusCrew

Florida

4/5  rDev -1.7%

05-30-2013 00:47:21 | More by CampusCrew
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Peter

New York

4.75/5  rDev +16.7%

05-29-2013 03:51:23 | More by Peter
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mrfrancis

Kentucky

4.04/5  rDev -0.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

A: This can of Resin has been cellared for a year, pouring a beautiful hazy orange with a thick, creamy white head. Little chunks of yeast are suspended in the liquid.

S: Aromas of bitter orange, lemon, lime, biscuits, pine, and grapefruit are very heavy on the nose.

T: Notes of bitter orange, lemon, lime, kumquat, and grapefruit are quickly joined by flavors of spruce, pine, fresh herbs, caramel, and biscuits. The finish is bitter, intense, and resinous with monstrous citrus and pine flavors.

M: Full in body, but smooth, creamy, and silky. Carbonation is gentle. Alcohol presence is restrained. Almost too easy to drink for a DIPA.

O: This is an excellent DIPA. Having had this ale fresh and cellared, I can say that it definitely improves with age. Just a fantastic beer overall. Sixpoint continues to impress me.

Serving type: can

05-29-2013 01:35:11 | More by mrfrancis
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tfield

Florida

4/5  rDev -1.7%

05-29-2013 00:40:18 | More by tfield
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macrosmatic

Florida

4.01/5  rDev -1.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Reviewed from notes. Poured from 12 oz. can into a TBBC pint glass.

A: Deep gold, just mild haziness, with over a finger's worth of creamy off-white head. Good visible carbonation and head retention.

S: Resinous pine, dank, and moist grass hops dominate the biscuit bready malt backbone.

T: Sticky pine hops, chewy bready malt, then citrus rind, dank hops, and just hints of caramel. The bitterness increases as you near the swallow. Sticky bitterness in the finish.

M: Medium body and low alcohol presence for style. Average carbonation sensation.

O: This was a pretty well-executed DIPA that I'll be glad to have around in cans. It doesn't have the fruitier hop flavors that are my preference, but that's a minor quibble. My biggest complaint is that the aroma amount leaves something to be desired. Perhaps a bit more dry hopping would improve the situation.

Serving type: can

05-28-2013 16:46:28 | More by macrosmatic
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spark3148857

California

4.25/5  rDev +4.4%

05-28-2013 01:41:23 | More by spark3148857
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Mcvs1507

Indiana

4/5  rDev -1.7%

05-28-2013 01:21:56 | More by Mcvs1507
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rbrefbeerman

California

4/5  rDev -1.7%

05-28-2013 00:59:52 | More by rbrefbeerman
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Mikecap

Louisiana

4.5/5  rDev +10.6%

05-28-2013 00:44:39 | More by Mikecap
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KeyWestGator

Florida

4.25/5  rDev +4.4%

05-28-2013 00:34:05 | More by KeyWestGator
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ThickNStout

Georgia

3.69/5  rDev -9.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

12oz can from Delock's Discount Liquors (Munster, IN). 9.99/ 4 pack. Best by 9/1/13 (canned 3/1?). Served in a Terrapin goblet.

Pours hazy deep orange amber with a finger and a half of pale head. Retains an eighth finger of head that laces all the way down.

Smells of piney, floral, earthy hops. A bit of citrus zest and some cracker.

Bright bitter pine hits first with currents of fresh cut grass, pepper, lemon peel, floral notes, earthy and a hint of that malty cracker. Very little apparent booze.

Oily slick, medium bidy with a good bit of carbonation. Bitter finish.

Not bad at all. Not sure if it's because it's a couple months old but the hops seem more all out bitter rather than flvorful or aromatic. I may try it again if I see it on tap but I think this 4 pack will pretty much be enough for me.

Serving type: can

05-27-2013 19:40:53 | More by ThickNStout
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Gregafree

Ohio

4.25/5  rDev +4.4%

05-27-2013 19:23:36 | More by Gregafree
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tmoreau713

New Hampshire

5/5  rDev +22.9%

05-27-2013 15:06:08 | More by tmoreau713
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MNBeer1017

Minnesota

4.25/5  rDev +4.4%

05-27-2013 02:35:32 | More by MNBeer1017
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firstlighthiker

Tennessee

4/5  rDev -1.7%

05-26-2013 22:27:31 | More by firstlighthiker
Resin from Sixpoint Brewery
91 out of 100 based on 2,880 ratings.