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Dubhe Imperial Black IPA - Uinta Brewing Company

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Dubhe Imperial Black IPADubhe Imperial Black IPA

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BA SCORE
92
outstanding

1,529 Ratings
THE BROS
94
outstanding

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Ratings: 1,529
Reviews: 349
rAvg: 4.13
pDev: 10.41%
Wants: 79
Gots: 129 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Uinta Brewing Company visit their website
Utah, United States

Style | ABV
American Black Ale |  9.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Toasted, chocolaty dark malts align with an astronomical amount of hops.

109 IBU

(Beer added by: TheFlern on 03-10-2011)
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broken22

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4.22/5  rDev +2.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Pouring this bad boy out and its a nice dark brown color. An average sized light cream colored head forms. The head dies down to a drinkable level quickly and never really leaves. The beer smells great. The hops are really fragrant but at the same time I can smell the malt coming though. Based on the smell I was expecting a strong bite from the hops. The flavor is very nice. The hops and the malt smells blend very well in the flavor. The beer has a very nice bitterness to it that seems to change through the sip. What I mean by this is that from when the beer first hits your lips then gets swallowed the bitterness changes. It even kind of lingers. The mouthfeel is full bodied with a moderate amount of carbonation.

Overall this is a kick ass beer. I like hops and I like dark beer and this blends them really nice. I really didn't know what to expect with this beer. I was hoping for good but was cautious of anyone seeming to use hemp as a selling point. I always feel brewers that use marijuana leaves on the packaging are hoping for a certain demographic to just by their beer based on that fact alone, feeling that making an actual quality beer is not important. This thankfully was not the case.

Serving type: bottle

09-04-2011 04:42:00 | More by broken22
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Dubhe Imperial Black IPA from Uinta Brewing Company
92 out of 100 based on 1,529 ratings.