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Hopped-Up Goose Juice - Hoppin' Frog Brewery

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86
very good

211 Ratings
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Ratings: 211
Reviews: 54
rAvg: 3.81
pDev: 11.81%
Wants: 13
Gots: 9 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Hoppin' Frog Brewery visit their website
Ohio, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
American hops dominate this Rye I.P.A, creating an assertive citrus and passion fruit character. An old-world flavor from rye malt adds the perfect compliment to Goose Juice’s big, satisfying hop flavor and aroma. Originally home-brewed by our beloved brewer Goose, its wonderful combination of flavors inspired us to brew this specialty I.P.A.

60 IBU

(Beer added by: Greencoat on 06-15-2012)
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Reviews by gradergator:
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gradergator

Ohio

4.8/5  rDev +26%
look: 4 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Was lucky enough to get this at the brewery the day it was launched. Poured from a bomber into a pint glass. Appearance was a deep burnt orange that had a lingering head. The hop aroma was abundant and sweet. The taste is just outstanding with Hoppy notes and somewhat of a spicy rye backbone but seems like the hops are more prevalent. Mouthfeel is perfect and kept me coming back for more. This is a home run from the folks in Akron. Hoppin Frog nailed this one. Goose took his own home brew recipe and put it out here for all of us to enjoy. Highly recommended.

Serving type: bottle

06-21-2012 23:48:08 | More by gradergator
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Hopped-Up Goose Juice from Hoppin' Frog Brewery
86 out of 100 based on 211 ratings.