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Urthel Hop-It - De Leyerth Brouwerijen (Urthel)

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very good

743 Ratings
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Ratings: 743
Reviews: 527
rAvg: 3.94
pDev: 11.68%
Wants: 20
Gots: 19 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
De Leyerth Brouwerijen (Urthel) visit their website

Style | ABV
Belgian IPA |  9.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: feloniousmonk on 10-04-2005)
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4.15/5  rDev +5.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

A: Pours a big white head, dissipates quickly; medium lacing; cloudy, golden-copper color

S: Tart, slightly fruity/herby and hoppy, little bit of malt

T: Starts out tart and herby, then develops into a more hoppy/bitter finish with some peppery/boozy notes at the end; very smooth for 9.5% abv

M: Light/Medium body, very smooth; slightly carbonated

O: Very delicious! As a fan of IPAs and Imperial IPAs I really enjoyed the slight tartness of this belgian style. I'm not usually a fan of tart Belgians, but this one was just so well balanced with the hops. I would very much recommend this.

Serving type: bottle

05-06-2011 21:27:31 | More by Jules11788
More User Reviews:
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4.05/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

Golden light amber color. Soppy white head reduces to a thick ring. Love looking at it in its own glass. Typical Sharp Edge proper glassware service.

Apricot fruitiness, floral hops, tangerine-like hops, meyer lemon, and pale malt sugars. Excellent nose. Prime authenticity.

Sweet stone fruits, leafy tartness, sweet lemon, flowery hops, grapefruit, spicy bitterness, estery pear, and slight alcohol. Rosewater and candied fruit. Unreal good.

Soft body with hefty wetness. Sparsely carbonated with a late push in the finish. Somewhat spicy.

Awesome Belgian IPA. Highly recommended, on-tap.

Serving type: on-tap

07-27-2014 02:45:59 | More by thecheapies
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United Kingdom (England)

4/5  rDev +1.5%

07-26-2014 11:44:24 | More by mizx
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Rhode Island

3.75/5  rDev -4.8%

07-24-2014 02:01:02 | More by Mark_Robinson
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3.75/5  rDev -4.8%

07-19-2014 21:30:04 | More by Cpastor1119
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4/5  rDev +1.5%

07-09-2014 17:34:32 | More by parintele
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4/5  rDev +1.5%

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5/5  rDev +26.9%

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Ontario (Canada)

4.03/5  rDev +2.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

330 mL bottle picked up at the LCBO; coded K12J12. Finding Belgian IPAs locally is a bit of a challenge, so this bottle will serve as a small treat for me. Served slightly chilled and poured into a tulip.

Pours a bright amber-blonde colour, topped with just under two fingers of puffy, billowing white head. Very effervescent, with great retention; gobs of sticky lacing are left clinging to the glass as the froth gradually seeps away. This is an attractive beer, no doubt about it. The aroma is similarly enticing, and includes a mixture of pale malt sweetness, lemon citrus, candi sugar, apricot and yeasty, spicy phenolic notes. Nothing wrong structurally here, but the bouquet could stand to be a little less muted.

This is a tasty BIPA, but not a flawless one. The malts provide a grainy sweetness that is a bit lacking, with apricot and candi sugar notes somewhat making up for its lack of assertiveness. A touch of lemon peel also comes through, with the profile concluding amongst a cacophony of grassy, floral noble hop bitterness and phenolics muddled up with a moderate ethanol flavour. Mild heat in the aftertaste, with a lingering bittersweet flavour that I am really digging. Medium-bodied, with aggressive carbonation that contributes to the lively, crisp mouthfeel of the beer. I don't usually have good results when I mix sweltering summer days with high abv beers, but this strong ale is surprisingly refreshing.

Final Grade: 4.03 a solid A-. Urthel Hop-It should be considered well worth a try for any fan of Belgian beers looking for something with more of a bitter, grassy hop bite than usual. As a bonus, the price point in this market ($3.25 / 330 mL) is outstanding, making it the most affordable example of its style by a comfortable margin. If you're a hophead or Belgian beer fan, you'd be remiss in passing up the opportunity to grab a few bottles while it's available locally.

Serving type: bottle

06-28-2014 19:20:09 | More by thehyperduck
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Urthel Hop-It from De Leyerth Brouwerijen (Urthel)
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