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Snapperhead IPA - Butternuts Beer & Ale

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Snapperhead IPASnapperhead IPA

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BA SCORE
72
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508 Ratings
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Ratings: 508
Reviews: 300
rAvg: 3.1
pDev: 19.68%
Wants: 4
Gots: 9 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Butternuts Beer & Ale visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.80% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: ommegangpbr on 01-27-2007)
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Reviews by sacfly:
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sacfly

Maryland

3.03/5  rDev -2.3%
look: 2.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

12oz can. Go cans! Part of a mixed 12 pack.

Pours a murky yellow color with a fluffy head of off white bubbles. Aroma is light with citrus hops. Taste is rather sweet, but more of a candy sweetness than malty. Note: when I tasted this in the past, I noted more of a dirty "off" flavor. Not in this one... Aftertaste has the signature IPA bitterness, but not overly so. Average to below average IPA. Wouldn't kick it out of bed, but wouldn't date her either.

Serving type: can

11-01-2008 23:30:02 | More by sacfly
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DrunkinYogi

Connecticut

3/5  rDev -3.2%

07-27-2014 21:31:51 | More by DrunkinYogi
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guajolote

Oregon

2.5/5  rDev -19.4%

07-25-2014 19:19:20 | More by guajolote
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New York

3.25/5  rDev +4.8%

07-24-2014 21:54:05 | More by redbarnbikes
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New Jersey

2.5/5  rDev -19.4%

07-22-2014 01:23:00 | More by starshockey9
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Duffman79

Connecticut

3/5  rDev -3.2%

07-20-2014 10:54:50 | More by Duffman79
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JOrtt

California

3/5  rDev -3.2%

07-17-2014 00:31:28 | More by JOrtt
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thatoneguymike

Georgia

3.5/5  rDev +12.9%

07-15-2014 01:22:35 | More by thatoneguymike
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Matt_Felix

New York

3/5  rDev -3.2%

07-14-2014 19:51:38 | More by Matt_Felix
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jmdrpi

Pennsylvania

2.91/5  rDev -6.1%
look: 4 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3

12 oz can, no date

pours a clear golden color, with bone-white head. very good head retention and a bit of lacing. not much hop aroma for an IPA. not much in the taste either. a bit of malt flavor, and a bit of earthy hop flavor. thin body, medium carbonation.

either this can is pretty old, or it didn't start off great.

Serving type: can

07-13-2014 03:21:50 | More by jmdrpi
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Guitars_and_beer

North Carolina

3.5/5  rDev +12.9%

07-07-2014 11:48:36 | More by Guitars_and_beer
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BrandonOakes

Pennsylvania

2.75/5  rDev -11.3%

07-07-2014 05:17:49 | More by BrandonOakes
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Rlhinson2104

North Carolina

1/5  rDev -67.7%

07-06-2014 16:04:51 | More by Rlhinson2104
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Ozzylizard

Pennsylvania

2.73/5  rDev -11.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 2 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

Undated can at 35 degrees into imperial pint glass
Aroma of apples
Head large (6 cm), off white, creamy, very slowly diminishing to a 3 mm layer.
Lacing good, many islands and reefs of small to medium bubbles
Body medium orange, hazy
Flavor begins with both bitter and sour overtones; not really sure what I’m tasting. There is no distinct fruit, pine, or flower taste; no alcohol, no diacetyl, no malt. This definitely leaves an unpleasant aftertaste with a very long hang time.
Palate medium, watery, soft carbonation.

This has a very pleasing appearance, aroma, and palate. However, the flavor is pretty bad, making me long for a lot of diacetyl or skunkiness. Definitely a Jekyll and Hyde experience.

Serving type: can

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2.5/5  rDev -19.4%

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Halfbrother83

Illinois

2.75/5  rDev -11.3%

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sluna

California

2.75/5  rDev -11.3%

06-23-2014 02:14:12 | More by sluna
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New York

3.25/5  rDev +4.8%

06-23-2014 02:12:17 | More by ChipChaight
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Maryland

3.25/5  rDev +4.8%

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North Carolina

3/5  rDev -3.2%

06-12-2014 20:23:12 | More by ncstateplaya
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New York

3/5  rDev -3.2%

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New Jersey

2/5  rDev -35.5%

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Pennsylvania

3.25/5  rDev +4.8%

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VTBrewHound

Vermont

2.75/5  rDev -11.3%

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New York

3/5  rDev -3.2%

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Snapperhead IPA from Butternuts Beer & Ale
72 out of 100 based on 508 ratings.