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Mr. Delicious Double IPA - Arbor Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
85
very good

57 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 57
Reviews: 12
rAvg: 3.8
pDev: 8.68%
Wants: 0
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Arbor Brewing Company visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  9.00% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: shamrock071521 on 11-19-2013)
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3.52/5  rDev -7.4%

PTBrown, Aug 25, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -7.9%

tmbrinks, Aug 20, 2014
Photo of Cresant
3.75/5  rDev -1.3%
look: 4.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Poured this undated 12 oz. bottle into a Sam Adams glass. (reviewed from notes). The body was a hazy orange/amber. The dense yellowy head settled to a thick cap leaving rings of lace in the glass. Impressive.

The smell was of hard candy. Bready.

The taste was citrus and pine. Some alcohol was evident. Orange rind. Pretty malty sweet, but it does dry out in the finish.

The mouthfeel was somewhat slick. Oily. Medium to full bodied. Modest carbonation. A pleasant surprise.

Cresant, Aug 12, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

Omnium, Aug 10, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

Dactrius, Jul 04, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +11.8%

Stu_Grimson, Jun 27, 2014
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3/5  rDev -21.1%

tectactoe, Jun 17, 2014
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4/5  rDev +5.3%

buddha5050, Jun 06, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -7.9%

Wazeecha, Jun 03, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

Kcman91, May 20, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

LamboBrewpants, May 17, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

PaulyB83, May 02, 2014
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3.83/5  rDev +0.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

A - Pours a deep burnt orange with a one-finger white head. Heavy sticky lacing.

S - Heavy citrus - pineapple & orange and some malty sweetness.

T - Taste follows the aroma. A nice burst of citrus and sweet malt upfront. The finish has a nice amount of resinous hops.

M - Medium bodied with medium carbonation. Sticky & dry mouthfeel.

O - This is an above average DIPA. Deinetly worth trying.

TreyIsWilson, Apr 27, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

midlifec, Apr 20, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

dejones, Apr 12, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -14.5%

AlMarzo, Apr 10, 2014
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4/5  rDev +5.3%

Filabee, Apr 05, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

VaporDome, Mar 21, 2014
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3.76/5  rDev -1.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

The beer is dark orange and hazy with a thick, soapy white head. The aroma brings sweet citrus, candied fruits. The flavor confirms that this is a sweet beer. sweet breads and sugary pineapple and mango. Some alcohol warmth in the finish. Bitter hops gain strength as I progress through the beer. There is a nice balance here that shouldn't be overlooked. While a bit sweet and malty for my personal tastes, this is a decent beer. Elegant bready, malty body supports sweet resinous hops. Worth a try.

Huhzubendah, Mar 17, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -7.9%

mikerap100, Mar 07, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +25%

ClayOlivier, Mar 03, 2014
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4/5  rDev +5.3%

tommy5, Mar 01, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +18.4%

marcb105, Feb 27, 2014
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4/5  rDev +5.3%

DruC4, Feb 26, 2014
Photo of Flopjack
3.83/5  rDev +0.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Bottle into tulip

Appearance - Copper, orange, slight amber, 1 finger white head.

Smell - Orange and pineapple, malt, not a lot of alcohol.

Taste - Pineapple, orange, tangerine, some oily resin at first, moves on to character from the malt backing, roasty, biscuity, and then finally I get some more resin, pine, bitter flavors and then it settles.

Mouthfeel - Medium body, medium carbonation, refreshing

Overall - Good beer. Definitely not dissipointed and having said that this is also not one that will be breaking into the favorite category. Enjoyable, might buy again next year.

Flopjack, Feb 22, 2014
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Mr. Delicious Double IPA from Arbor Brewing Company
85 out of 100 based on 57 ratings.