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Hop Strike Black IPA - Tommyknocker Brewery

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Hop Strike Black IPAHop Strike Black IPA

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422 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 422
Reviews: 188
rAvg: 3.74
pDev: 13.1%
Wants: 13
Gots: 9 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Tommyknocker Brewery visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
American Black Ale |  6.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: kirkpjr on 06-04-2010)
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SilentSabre

North Dakota

3.95/5  rDev +5.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Pours nearly black with a very dark reddish brown colour. Thick, craggy caramel coloured foam covers the top. This looks absolutely fantastic!
Smell is grassy and floral and a bit piney. You can also pick up on the sweet rye maltiness a little, but the hops really do dominate the smell.

Taste is big grapefruit citrusy hops. One really would have to use their imagination to get much else out of this. This is much hoppier than I was prepared for.

Mouthfeel is silky smooth and perfectly carbonation. This really isn't my style or something I would seek out, but given what it is, I think Tommyknocker did a spectacular job on this one.

Serving type: bottle

11-16-2010 23:41:50 | More by SilentSabre
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Hop Strike Black IPA from Tommyknocker Brewery
84 out of 100 based on 422 ratings.