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Hoppyum IPA - Foothills Brewing Company

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Hoppyum IPAHoppyum IPA

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BA SCORE
86
very good

1,035 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,035
Reviews: 304
rAvg: 3.8
pDev: 12.11%
Wants: 35
Gots: 118 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Foothills Brewing Company visit their website
North Carolina, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.30% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: oberon on 12-29-2005)
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4/5  rDev +5.3%

GaryMarkle84, May 04, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +11.8%

dmk91, May 03, 2013
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4.04/5  rDev +6.3%

Picked up a bomber in South Carolina at a gas station...

A very solid IPA, nothing spectacular, but defnitley enjoyable. Pretty generic citrus notes in the nose, a little more subtle than I would prefer, very carmelly as well. A little more malt character than I like but relatively balanced. Give it a try, it may have been an old bottle. Cheers!

HopHeadRyan, Apr 24, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -7.9%

herman77, Apr 24, 2013
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4/5  rDev +5.3%

Somebodysaid03, Apr 18, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +11.8%

jeannewilliams, Apr 17, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -7.9%

adamwn, Apr 14, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

DaPan, Apr 11, 2013
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3.8/5  rDev 0%

Big thanks to 67couple for unexpectedly sending this my way! Poured from a 22oz. bomber into my 7venth Sun tulip.

A - A great orange color, with a range from darker amber tones to toasted yellow. Lots of floaties congregate in the bottom immediately. A nice fluffy two-fingers of froth leaves sheets of lacing as I drink.

S - Nice gratefruit aromas instantly, with juicy fruits abounding. There's also a detectable malt presence, and a bit of a bready quality. Some earthy bitterness as well.

T - A melange of citrus to start, with some grassy hop bitterness as well. Caramelly malt and toast are at the transition point, with a finish of lingering bitterness that invites more tastes.

M - Rather dry after the swallow, but some good carbonation and a pleasantly light bodied brew.

O - A nicely balanced IPA, that is very refreshing at the moment. A very pleasant drinker that is not by any means intense or overwhelming with bitterness. Thanks Jon!

wyatt13, Apr 11, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

orangesol, Apr 11, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

duceswild, Apr 10, 2013
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4/5  rDev +5.3%

oriolesfan4, Apr 10, 2013
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4/5  rDev +5.3%

marley2112, Apr 09, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev -14.5%

poopsmitherson, Apr 08, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

Beerstorian, Apr 06, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev -14.5%

mccallisters_dali, Apr 03, 2013
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4/5  rDev +5.3%

cincysig, Apr 03, 2013
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5/5  rDev +31.6%

jaswilson2, Apr 03, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -7.9%

pknyc, Apr 02, 2013
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3.89/5  rDev +2.4%

12 oz bottle poured into a pint glass

A- A slightly hazy light orange with a one finger off white head.

S- Very crisp, sharp nose. A touch of citrus. A dry and plain malt backbone.

T- A clean beer at first. A plain malt backbone at first. A nice bitterness takes over and leads to a nice hop profile. There is a pungent citrus in this beer. A more herbal and garlicy hop profile but infused with fresh lemon and pineapple. A balanced hop to malt character. A nice drirnking an pretty well done IPA.

M- A good body and carbonation. Good balance. overall well done.

O- Not one to tell your friends about but a well done east coast style IPA.

TwelveOunces, Apr 01, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +11.8%

MagnusThunnus, Mar 31, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -7.9%

ChadA83, Mar 30, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -7.9%

jrfehon33, Mar 29, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -7.9%

mtalley999, Mar 29, 2013
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4/5  rDev +5.3%

slay, Mar 25, 2013
Hoppyum IPA from Foothills Brewing Company
86 out of 100 based on 1,035 ratings.