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Kyle Hollingsworth / Keri Kelli / Stone Collective Distortion IPA - Stone Brewing Co.

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Kyle Hollingsworth / Keri Kelli / Stone Collective Distortion IPAKyle Hollingsworth / Keri Kelli / Stone Collective Distortion IPA

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BA SCORE
88
very good

445 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 445
Reviews: 61
rAvg: 3.92
pDev: 10.71%
Wants: 7
Gots: 54 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Stone Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  9.30% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
Brewed with elderberries and coriander.

(Beer added by: dwagner003 on 04-01-2014)
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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

22 ounce bottle into tulip glass, bottled on 5/19/2014. Pours moderately hazy dark orange color with a 2 finger dense off white head with good retention, that reduces to a small cap that lingers. Spotty soapy lacing clings on the glass. Aromas of big peach, pineapple, tangerine, mango, lemon zest, orange peel, citrus rind, elderberry, herbal, floral, grass, pine, light caramel, bread, light coriander, and floral/grassy earthiness. Very nice aromas with juicy citrus/tropical hops, light-moderate spice, and moderate malt sweetness; with great strength. Taste of juicy peach, pineapple, tangerine, mango, elderberry, lemon zest, orange peel, citrus rind, floral, grass, pine, light caramel, bread, light coriander, and floral/grassy earthiness. Good amount of pine/citrus rind bitterness on the finish; with lingering notes of peach, pineapple, tangerine, mango, elderberry, lemon zest, orange peel, citrus rind, pine, floral, grass, light caramel, bread, light coriander, and floral/grassy earthiness on the finish for a while. Very nice complexity and balance of juicy citrus/tropical hops, light-moderate spice, and moderate malt sweetness; with a great malt/bitterness balance and zero cloying flavors after the finish. Medium carbonation and body; with a smooth, crisp, lightly creamy, and moderately sticky mouthfeel that is nice. Alcohol is well hidden with only a slight warming present after the finish. Overall this is an excellent spiced DIPA. All around great complexity and balance of juicy citrus/tropical hops, light-moderate spice, and moderate malt sweetness; and very smooth and crisp to sip on for the ABV. A very enjoyable offering.

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Appearance: Honey in a glass.

Aroma: It's a Stone IPA for sure. Candied fruit, accompanied by tropical fruit. A slight aroma of alcohol but well hidden.

Taste: Tropical fruits, mango, maybe a hint of pineapple. Some additional bitterness at the back end. I'm not sure if it's from the elderberries, or the coriander. Alcohol we'll hidden, but this is right from the fridge.

Mouthfeel: Medium-bodied with a rich creaminess.

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Kyle Hollingsworth / Keri Kelli / Stone Collective Distortion IPA from Stone Brewing Co.
88 out of 100 based on 445 ratings.