Titan IPA - Great Divide Brewing Company
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Reviews by CapitolCrusher:
District of Columbia
4.33/5 rDev +5.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4
been on an ipa kick recently so glad to have the opportunity to track this one down as isee it every now and then but when i saw the ipa i knew i had to reach for it
well liking the darker color as i noticed a lot of ipas these days are really light in color but this one is a little richer than i expected
the taste reflects the richer color for sure nice big bold hop presence in there, with a strong hop bitterness in the end with some sticky flavors that work real nice
nice bigger and more full bodied mouthfeel, good amount of carbonation as well
yeah, i could definitely see this becoming a "go-to" ipa pick for me
Serving type: bottle
02-09-2012 18:04:34 | More by CapitolCrusher
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4.13/5 rDev +0.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4
Served on tap in a pint glass
Appearance – The beer pours a clear golden amber color with a one finger cap of a pure white color. The head has a decent level of retention, fading over time to leave a light level of streaky lace on the sides of the glass.
Smell – The aroma of the beer is heaviest of a bready malt smell with some notes of graininess mixed within. Along with the bready smells are some nice earthy and piney smells as well as some sweeter aromas. The sweet aromas are mainly of a fruit nature with some pear, orange, and a little bit of a tropical fruit smell of mango.
Taste – The taste begins bitter bite right from the start with a nice earthy flavor mixed with some grapefruit hop as well. Along with the bitter hop are some nice bready and sweeter tangerine and mango flavors that end up balancing the hop nicely with the sweeter and malty flavors creating a base taste that lasts throughout the flavor profile. As the taste advances further, more hop flavors come to the tongue with some more earthy tastes as well as a resinous pine. While these increases in hop flavors come, the grapefruit mellows some and a bit of a doughy and caramel flavor take its place. This creates a smoother taste at the end of the tongue, and when mixed with the nice hop profile leaves a rather pleasant “dank hop” flavor to linger on the tongue.
Mouthfeel – The body of the beer is on the thicker side with a carbonation level that is on the average side. For the mix of bready and hoppy flavors the thicker body is fantastic as it accentuates these flavors wonderfully all while the higher carbonation level keeps it quite refreshing.
Overall – A very tasty and nicely malty and hoppy IPA. Quite nice.
Serving type: on-tap
03-11-2014 22:55:27 | More by Darkmagus82
Titan IPA from Great Divide Brewing Company
92 out of 100 based on 2,872 ratings.