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Hoppus Maximus - Thirsty Dog Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
82
good

376 Ratings
THE BROS
79
okay

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Ratings: 376
Reviews: 235
rAvg: 3.63
pDev: 12.95%
Wants: 3
Gots: 16 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Thirsty Dog Brewing Company visit their website
Ohio, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Ale |  5.90% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: mattcrill on 01-16-2006)
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krampert11

New York

4/5  rDev +10.2%

04-12-2014 20:45:53 | More by krampert11
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ttylicki

Ohio

3.5/5  rDev -3.6%

04-12-2014 03:19:26 | More by ttylicki
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RyanAU

North Carolina

3.5/5  rDev -3.6%

04-06-2014 14:44:57 | More by RyanAU
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tillmac62

South Carolina

3.85/5  rDev +6.1%

Pours a clear medium amber with a slight red hue. Nice head with ample lacing that retains well. Nose is of mild pine and citrus hops over caramel. Light medium body with a somewhat smooth texture. Above average carbonation level with a nice bit of effervescence. The flavor profile is well balanced, but not very complex. It begins with citric and pine hop flavor, then flows to a bitterness with citrus zest aspects against a slight pine background. The crisp finish effervesces with a touch of caramel sweetness in the background of a grapefruit zest bitterness. Quite tasty.

03-27-2014 19:35:42 | More by tillmac62
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beerhast

Indiana

3.75/5  rDev +3.3%

03-26-2014 03:25:59 | More by beerhast
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ramrod666

Pennsylvania

3.25/5  rDev -10.5%

03-25-2014 19:21:59 | More by ramrod666
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thedifferencemaker

Ohio

3.75/5  rDev +3.3%

03-23-2014 02:46:50 | More by thedifferencemaker
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dmorgan310

Panama

3.75/5  rDev +3.3%

03-23-2014 01:32:08 | More by dmorgan310
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turbotype

California

4/5  rDev +10.2%

03-21-2014 15:51:06 | More by turbotype
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DrunkinYogi

Connecticut

3.75/5  rDev +3.3%

03-19-2014 04:20:36 | More by DrunkinYogi
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Griffith

Connecticut

3.75/5  rDev +3.3%

03-09-2014 21:14:13 | More by Griffith
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campfirebrew

New York

3.5/5  rDev -3.6%

03-09-2014 13:33:49 | More by campfirebrew
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Gaddabble

Ohio

4.25/5  rDev +17.1%

03-09-2014 00:41:32 | More by Gaddabble
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Artjsantos

Ohio

3.5/5  rDev -3.6%

02-14-2014 15:39:44 | More by Artjsantos
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Zach136

Georgia

3.75/5  rDev +3.3%

02-08-2014 17:20:42 | More by Zach136
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Keith_R

Georgia

3.75/5  rDev +3.3%

02-08-2014 16:36:21 | More by Keith_R
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superspak

Michigan

3.9/5  rDev +7.4%

12 ounce bottle into pint glass, no bottle dating. Pours slightly cloudy orange copper color with a 2 finger dense off white head with good retention, that reduces to a small cap that lingers. Spotty soapy lacing clings down the glass, with some moderate streaming carbonation. Aromas of grapefruit, orange zest, lemon zest, caramel, toast, bread, floral, grass, light pine, and floral earthiness. Nice and pleasant aromas with good balance and complexity of hop and malt notes; with solid strength. Taste of grapefruit, orange zest, lemon zest, floral, grass, caramel, toast, bread, pine, and floral earthiness. Moderate pine bitterness on the finish; with lingering notes of grapefruit, orange/lemon zest, floral, grass, pine, caramel, toast, bread, and floral earthiness on the finish for a good bit. Very nice balance and complexity of hop and malt flavors; with a crisp malt/bitterness balance and zero cloying flavors after the finish. Medium carbonation and body; with a smooth, crisp, and moderately sticky mouthfeel that is nice. Alcohol is very well hidden with minimal warming present after the finish. Overall this is a very nice hoppy amber ale style. All around good balance and complexity of hop and malt flavors; and very smooth and crisp to drink. A very enjoyable offering.

01-13-2014 00:35:32 | More by superspak
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instinct2

Indiana

3.75/5  rDev +3.3%

12-23-2013 17:52:44 | More by instinct2
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Segelstrom

Pennsylvania

3.25/5  rDev -10.5%

12-18-2013 16:49:35 | More by Segelstrom
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Gmartin75

Pennsylvania

2.75/5  rDev -24.2%

12-16-2013 21:23:12 | More by Gmartin75
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swtdixie91

South Carolina

3.5/5  rDev -3.6%

12-12-2013 20:03:39 | More by swtdixie91
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cd_beer_disapear

Ohio

3/5  rDev -17.4%

12-06-2013 16:43:02 | More by cd_beer_disapear
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BamfBacon

Ohio

3.5/5  rDev -3.6%

11-11-2013 02:56:24 | More by BamfBacon
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DES8888

Ohio

4/5  rDev +10.2%

10-11-2013 00:58:29 | More by DES8888
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AJ_Nyit

Ohio

2.75/5  rDev -24.2%

10-04-2013 17:34:14 | More by AJ_Nyit
Hoppus Maximus from Thirsty Dog Brewing Company
82 out of 100 based on 376 ratings.