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Outta Kilter - Hoppin' Frog Brewery

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BA SCORE
85
very good

180 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 180
Reviews: 87
rAvg: 3.73
pDev: 12.6%
Wants: 7
Gots: 5 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Hoppin' Frog Brewery visit their website
Ohio, United States

Style | ABV
Scotch Ale / Wee Heavy |  8.20% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: ClockworkOrange on 02-02-2009)
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3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

saburky, Yesterday at 04:23 PM
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3.88/5  rDev +4%

harryhops, Nov 15, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +13.9%

mikepcarney, Oct 27, 2014
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3.34/5  rDev -10.5%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

22 Ounce Bottle poured into a pint glass

A - Brown/reddish with a scant head and little lacing.

S - Caramel malt with some fruitiness.

T - Caramel malt with raisins and currents, no noticeable bitterness.

M - Smooth with very delicate mouthfeel. Very neutral finish.

O - Worth a try, but there are better wee heavy's out there if you enjoy this style.

Retroman40, Oct 22, 2014
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3.76/5  rDev +0.8%

DougT, Oct 22, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -6.2%

GeorgiaBeerGuy, Oct 12, 2014
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Hellpop65, Oct 04, 2014
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bcm75, Sep 26, 2014
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thedifferencemaker, Sep 24, 2014
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4/5  rDev +7.2%

wroywel, Sep 22, 2014
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4/5  rDev +7.2%

Ahhh---my native Ohio brews another goodie! This wee heavy pours a rich orange tinged red
with a VERY thin head and light clinging soapy lacing. Nose of caramel malts, medium roasted
grains, toffee,, a bit of raisin, a hint of alcohol, and bready goodness. Flavors have a sweet
characteristic up front, roasted peat malts, brown sugar, lots of malts and even more malt.
Smooth drinking with a light bite at the end from the hops, yet non bitter and in line with the
style. Medium carbonation on the mouthfeel. Very drinkable yet deceptive on the alcohol.
A fantastic brewery that makes solid styles. A true blessing to the state of Ohio.

Cheers

Brutaltruth, Sep 15, 2014
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3.96/5  rDev +6.2%

SteveCarrozza, Sep 14, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

rudabegga9, Sep 11, 2014
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3.52/5  rDev -5.6%

dsshuck, Sep 01, 2014
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JamieDuncan, Aug 25, 2014
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4.56/5  rDev +22.3%

bubseymour, Aug 25, 2014
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wrightst, Aug 10, 2014
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3.68/5  rDev -1.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

22 ounce bottle into snifter, no bottle dating. Pours slightly hazy/cloudy reddish copper color with a 1 finger dense light khaki head with good retention, that reduces to a thin cap that lingers. Light spotty soapy lacing clings on the glass, with a light amount of streaming carbonation. Aromas of caramel, toast, toffee, raisin, plum, apple, brown sugar, brown bread, light roast, herbal, and toast/yeast earthiness. Nice and pleasant aromas with good balance and complexity of fruity/earthy yeast, dark/bready malt, and light earthy hop notes; with solid strength. Taste of caramel, toast, toffee, raisin, plum, apple, brown sugar, brown bread, light roast, light herbal, and toast/yeast earthiness. Minimal earthy bitterness on the finish; with lingering notes of caramel, toast, toffee, raisin, plum, apple, brown sugar, brown bread, light roast, light herbal, and yeast earthiness on the finish for a good bit. Nice complexity and solid robustness of dark/bready malt, yeast ester, and light earthy hop flavors; with a great malt/yeast balance and zero cloying flavors after the finish. Medium carbonation and medium-full bodied; with a very smooth, fairly creamy, and lightly slick/bready mouthfeel that is nice. Alcohol is well hidden with only a light warming present after the finish. Overall this is a nice scotch ale. Good complexity, balance, and solid robustness of dark/bready malt, yeast ester, and light earthy hop flavors; and very smooth to sip on for the ABV. Really needed to be a bit bolder on malt flavors, but still a nicely enjoyable offering.

superspak, Jul 13, 2014
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muskiesman, Jul 11, 2014
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jmathis, Jun 27, 2014
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4/5  rDev +7.2%

whitenads, May 05, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

mpenning13, Apr 19, 2014
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Outta Kilter from Hoppin' Frog Brewery
85 out of 100 based on 180 ratings.