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7th Anniversary Double IPA - Port Brewing

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7th Anniversary Double IPA7th Anniversary Double IPA

Educational use only; do not reuse.
very good

19 Reviews
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Reviews: 19
Hads: 111
Avg: 3.94
pDev: 8.88%
Wants: 0
Gots: 3 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Port Brewing visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  10.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: wethorseblanket on 05-24-2013

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

Brewed with Columbus, Amarillo and Simcoe and dry-hopped with Columbus, Amarillo and Citra (a new addition this year) hops, Anniversary Ale has pleasant tones of citrus and pine, a screaming hops presence and just enough malt character to add a hint of sweetness.
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Reviews by RhyminBelmont:
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4.02/5  rDev +2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

On tap at the Map Room in Chicago, served in a snifter.

A- cloudy gold and amber, creamy thick two finger head.

S- incredibly fruity hops, crisp and sweet, no noticeable alcohol

T- bitter, piney front, sticky and resiny hop bitterness pervades, kinda surprised given how fruity it smells. A bit of malty sweet, but omg this is one hell of a bitter, dry, Hop bomb

M- drying and sticky, slight alcohol warmth, creamy carbonation, almost feels bottle conditioned

O- a lovely DIPA, intensely bitter hops. Not my favorite, as i have recently been leaning to a greater appreciation for fruity, tropical sweetness. For that reason, the smell is my favorite part of this beer.

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A: Pours from a bomber, sunset orange with a half-inch off-white head which fades to the rim leaving irregular rings and splotches.

N: Big citrus, grapefruit, tropicals and floral. Dank and green freshies.

T: Resiny and oily pine with some orange peel and grassy/herbal notes. Hop Kaboom. Malts faint in attempt to balance. ABV present by not overwhelming.

M: Semi-full body and medium carbonation. Bitter and dry finish with a slightly sweetish and sticky finish.

O: A hop head's delight. Powerful lupulin presence.

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7th Anniversary Double IPA from Port Brewing
87 out of 100 based on 19 ratings.