1. The wait is over! Download the BeerAdvocate app on iTunes or Google Play now.
  2. Get 12 issues / year of BeerAdvocate magazine for only $9.99!

Full Thicket - Furthermore Beer

Not Rated.
Full ThicketFull Thicket

Displayed for educational use only; do not reuse.

53 Ratings
no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 53
Reviews: 14
rAvg: 3.27
pDev: 14.68%
Wants: 0
Gots: 5 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Furthermore Beer visit their website
Wisconsin, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  ABV ?

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: TheSSG on 05-07-2013)
View: Beers (10) | Events
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Recent | Likes | High | Low | Top Raters
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Ratings: 53 | Reviews: 14 | Display Reviews Only:
Photo of jschott75
3.25/5  rDev -0.6%

Photo of Hallertau
3/5  rDev -8.3%

Photo of richkrull
3.36/5  rDev +2.8%

Photo of jwc215
3.7/5  rDev +13.1%

Pours amber with a lasting, fluffy white head. Lacing sticks.

The smell is of floral/citric/herbal mixed with a caramel backing.

The taste is citric bitter, then a caramelized sweet kiss, finishing bone-dry. Alcohol noticeable.

A strong, hoppy, boozy DIPA. Looks very nice, smells nice, the flavors could come together better, but decent enough. A bit of a chore to drink it all, but in "sipping" mode, it's enjoyable.

Photo of BeerSnobRobinson
3.8/5  rDev +16.2%

Photo of kalebharris
3.4/5  rDev +4%

Photo of Hendrick24
3.25/5  rDev -0.6%

Photo of kkleu357
3.3/5  rDev +0.9%

From notes on 11/14/13

Pours cloudy orange. 1 inch white head. Not much hop smell or taste for a double IPA. I notice a lot of the malt character coming through. This is not necessarily a bad thing. This is a decent beer. Not what I expected though.

Photo of Nacho567
3.48/5  rDev +6.4%

Photo of rowleypw
4.25/5  rDev +30%

More alcohol than a typical IPA and a great citrusy character for a double. :)

Photo of brokenlizard20
4/5  rDev +22.3%

Photo of jwenzel019
3/5  rDev -8.3%

Photo of scruffwhor
3/5  rDev -8.3%

Photo of Unparagoned
2.5/5  rDev -23.5%

Photo of CCutch
3.5/5  rDev +7%

Photo of thinwhiteduke
2.5/5  rDev -23.5%

Photo of livingtodie
2.75/5  rDev -15.9%

Photo of Mplsmetro57
3.5/5  rDev +7%

Photo of ffshore545
3.75/5  rDev +14.7%

Photo of smartassboiler
3/5  rDev -8.3%

Photo of DexterWinslow
2.4/5  rDev -26.6%
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 2 | feel: 3 | overall: 2

Meh. Just a mediocre IIPA that doesn't really come off as an IIPA except in the nose. Decent smell, passable appearance with a frothy, vigorous head, decent mouthful but very thin taste, bitter with no substance. Glad I only got one in a make-your-own sixer.

Photo of SkinniePost
3/5  rDev -8.3%

Photo of Soneast
3.5/5  rDev +7%

Photo of feloniousmonk
3.3/5  rDev +0.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Slightly hazy, light amber coloring, thick, bone-white head, leaving lace.

Aroma: dank hops, dark malts. a little sweet and fruity, but hop bitterness on top. a bit of a muddle, though, nothing really stands out and takes attention.

Taste: Bold entrance on the palate, fresh hoppiness, and then swiftly fading back. Medium-bodied, with a blase' finish. No ABV given, doesn't feel too high, though…could be wrong. The soon-gone hop attack is a disappointment. In general, I'm feeling disappointed. There's some caramel and chocolate malt flavor appearing on the palate that don't quite mesh well with piney, citric hop presence. Again, it's a mixed-up meddle that doesn't come together very well in the mouth. Leaves me feeling unfulfilled.

Blah. I don't enjoy saying it about a Furthermore beer, but this is one of the least satisfying double IPAs I've ever encountered. If I could turn back time, I'd have found something else to spend $9.99 on than this 6-pack. Curse this desire of mine to "try 'em all"!

Hey, what's the label say? "Local hops added for extra Wisconsin-ness.--A Furthermore Beer brewed and bottled by Milwaukee Brewing Company, Wilwaukee, WI." Oh.

Photo of drpimento
2.88/5  rDev -11.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 2.75

I saw in their description that on the bottle they call it a dipa but elsewhere an ipa, which puzzled me. Then I tasted it and it actually seems more like an ok pale ale with good body. Maybe because of the strength. Whatever. Not really, bad, just not too good either.

« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Full Thicket from Furthermore Beer
77 out of 100 based on 53 ratings.