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Elevator Three Frogs IPA - Elevator Brewery & Draught Haus

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Elevator Three Frogs IPAElevator Three Frogs IPA

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Ratings: 162
Reviews: 40
rAvg: 3.56
pDev: 14.33%
Wants: 1
Gots: 10 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Elevator Brewery & Draught Haus visit their website
Ohio, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  8.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: blakesell on 04-27-2008)
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3.25/5  rDev -8.7%

StnWhistle, Jan 30, 2014
Photo of DeFaz
3.25/5  rDev -8.7%

DeFaz, Jan 19, 2014
Photo of patpbr
3.75/5  rDev +5.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

A - Poured a hazy orange with a full head.
S - Citrus, pineapple and pine.
T - Much like the nose and grapefruit. Nice carmel backbone.
M - Medium body and carbonation with a finish on the dry side.
O - I would try it again, Its missing a little balance.

patpbr, Jan 15, 2014
Photo of Sturmthis
3.5/5  rDev -1.7%

Sturmthis, Jan 11, 2014
Photo of jaxray8
4/5  rDev +12.4%

jaxray8, Jan 04, 2014
Photo of boriquita
3.75/5  rDev +5.3%

boriquita, Jan 02, 2014
Photo of fellowrs
3.25/5  rDev -8.7%

fellowrs, Dec 18, 2013
Photo of jburd19
3.5/5  rDev -1.7%

jburd19, Dec 13, 2013
Photo of Stinger80OH
3/5  rDev -15.7%

Stinger80OH, Nov 20, 2013
Photo of Danielr26
3.25/5  rDev -8.7%

Danielr26, Nov 01, 2013
Photo of dbert21
3.5/5  rDev -1.7%

dbert21, Oct 28, 2013
Photo of nitter
3.75/5  rDev +5.3%

nitter, Oct 15, 2013
Photo of pokey44
3.75/5  rDev +5.3%

pokey44, Sep 23, 2013
3.25/5  rDev -8.7%

MANNZITO, Sep 21, 2013
Photo of OB1
3.75/5  rDev +5.3%

OB1, Sep 19, 2013
Photo of Bobby_Gray_84
3/5  rDev -15.7%

Bobby_Gray_84, Sep 15, 2013
Photo of DavoleBomb
3.75/5  rDev +5.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Poured into a perfect pint.

3.75 A: Well hazed dark orange color. Two and a half fingers of frothy/creamy off-white head. Retention is good and plenty of lacing is left.

3.75 S: Sweet and citrusy. Orange and lemon really stand out. Bready yeast with caramel notes. Mildly floral. Focus is really the citrusy hops.

3.75 T: Tastes like the nose. Citrusy orange and lemon. Bready yeastiness. Decent neutral malt backbone with hints of caramel.

3.75 M: Medium body. Good moderate carbonation. Reasonably creamy and quite smooth.

3.75 D: Wasn't expecting much as I've never even heard of the brewery, but this turned out to be a pretty good beer.

DavoleBomb, Sep 12, 2013
Photo of hosehead83
3.63/5  rDev +2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Poured from a 12oz. bottle into a standard pint glass.
Chill-hazed gold in color, with a nice cap of off-white foam.
Aroma-Citrussy hop notes
Taste-Spicy, toasted malt, citrus/floral hops. A bit unbalanced and rough around the edges, but pretty tasty, and with the body and flavor to stand up to any spicy dish.

hosehead83, Sep 09, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +5.3%

Adkins1203, Sep 06, 2013
Photo of BryanCarey
3.8/5  rDev +6.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Pouring to an orange/golden color, this Ohio- brewed IPA is a fragrant one, with a perfume/citrus and floral nose that certainly commands your attention. The white head of foam is quite handsome at first, but it does settle into a thin coating in due time. The beer has an active level of carbonation that helps add to its refreshment.

This beer’s taste is just as attention- getting as its nose. The flavors present include citrus and other fruit like pineapple, toasted malt, some pine, a little bit of alcohol, and some peppery hops. Some bready malts attempt to keep the hops in check but, try as they may, the taste keeps going back to the flavor of citrus and other fruit from the hop contributions.

I agree with others who claim that the flavors become more pronounced if the beer is allowed to warm just a tad. Around 50 degrees, it was still cool enough to offer refreshment and the flavors were more pronounced than when taken straight from the refrigerator at 40 degrees.

This isn’t a huge IPA like many others. It is actually medium to thin in body and even its triple hopping is not enough to push its hoppiness into another galaxy, like some IPA are prone to do. I like that the brewer’s didn’t overdo the hops, but I also acknowledge that this beer is certainly worthy of the IPA label. It’s a good one, and one of the better IPA I have tried in a while.

BryanCarey, Sep 05, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -1.7%

bigbluebeerguy, Sep 04, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +5.3%

CLAZZ51, Aug 27, 2013
Photo of WVbeergeek
3.13/5  rDev -12.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

Appears copper hued with a slight haze, forms white cloudy textured head. Leaves behind speckled lacing. Aroma citric dank earthy hops plus caramelized malts, those malts carry over into the flavor. Very malt heavy IPA, citric earthy dank hops are a bit muddled in the experience! Pelletized hops make this a bit cloying with the hops and malts battling a really poorly executed IPA I will not have another. Overall not impressed with any Elevator offerings!

WVbeergeek, Aug 24, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -1.7%

MrBuckHigh, Aug 18, 2013
Elevator Three Frogs IPA from Elevator Brewery & Draught Haus
81 out of 100 based on 162 ratings.