1. American Craft Beer Fest returns to Boston on May 29 & 30, featuring 640+ beers from 140+ brewers. Tickets are on sale now.

Hopalicious - Ale Asylum

Not Rated.
Hopalicious
No picture uploaded.
Have one? Upload it now.
BA SCORE
88
very good

843 Ratings
THE BROS
80
good

(view ratings)
Ratings: 843
Reviews: 216
rAvg: 3.94
pDev: 11.42%
Wants: 29
Gots: 115 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Ale Asylum visit their website
Wisconsin, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Ale (APA) |  5.70% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: DaPeculierDane on 05-24-2006

Eleven separate additions of cascade hops give this American pale ale its lush citrus aroma and bold hop flavor without crazy bitterness.
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Recent | Likes | High | Low | Top Raters | Read the Alström Bros Beer Reviews and Beer Ratings of Hopalicious Alström Bros
Ratings: 843 | Reviews: 216 | Display Reviews Only:
Photo of ffshore545
4.75/5  rDev +20.6%

Photo of Punchy_Munchie
4/5  rDev +1.5%

Photo of tuckerlikesbeer
3.25/5  rDev -17.5%

Photo of WokeUpDreaming
5/5  rDev +26.9%

Photo of Thedaver4220
4/5  rDev +1.5%

Photo of Kevinpitts
3/5  rDev -23.9%

Photo of Hopmagnet
4/5  rDev +1.5%

Photo of asevertson
4.5/5  rDev +14.2%

Photo of Beerlover
2.5/5  rDev -36.5%

Photo of Puckhead1010
5/5  rDev +26.9%

Photo of nygannon
3.75/5  rDev -4.8%

Photo of Dwarven_Ale
3.5/5  rDev -11.2%

Photo of tking
3.75/5  rDev -4.8%

Photo of wiscotim
3.5/5  rDev -11.2%

Photo of ArchaeoFiero_TheDelorean
4.92/5  rDev +24.9%
look: 5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 5

Amongst the myriad of IPAs that I've come across, Hopalicious ranks as one of the finest. The IPA style in general has become so over-saturated of late that's it is always refreshing to find an IPA that stands above the crowd.

As the name suggests, Hopalicious is rich with complex hops. It is quite bitter in such a pleasant and drinkable way that the could only come from Ale Asylum's expert-treatment of their cascade hops. It's very floral and citrusy, which is balanced perfectly by its strong bitterness.

Among IPAs, it's very sweet at heart, although I wouldn't call it a sweet beer per se (sweet as in sugar and caramel). The sweetness in Hopalicious is used as more of a balancing mechanism.

This really is a pinnacle of American IPAs and I hope that Ale Asylum—with their spectacular new facilities—are able to expand their micro-brewed gem to a larger crowd.

Photo of Tanktizzo
4/5  rDev +1.5%

Photo of jonacarlo
4.25/5  rDev +7.9%

Photo of cmwilliq
4/5  rDev +1.5%

Photo of TP_43
3.75/5  rDev -4.8%

Photo of Acebuckshot
4.75/5  rDev +20.6%

Photo of livingtodie
4/5  rDev +1.5%

Photo of MNBeerGeek
3.75/5  rDev -4.8%

Photo of ToadiesForCody
3.75/5  rDev -4.8%

Photo of TEdubbaD
3.75/5  rDev -4.8%

Photo of BoilerUpNavy
3.75/5  rDev -4.8%

Hopalicious from Ale Asylum
88 out of 100 based on 843 ratings.