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Rumble IPA - Great Divide Brewing Company

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Rumble IPARumble IPA

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very good

1,347 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,347
Reviews: 413
rAvg: 3.83
pDev: 12.27%
Wants: 28
Gots: 76 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Great Divide Brewing Company visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.10% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
Brewed with heavy handed additions of Pacific Northwest hops, this beer is gently aged on French and American oak resulting in a wonderful balance of bitterness, caramel sweetness, vanilla, and undertones of pine and citrus.

(Beer added by: BradLikesBrew on 08-07-2010)
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3.75/5  rDev -2.1%

UltimateLivewire, Mar 12, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev -8.6%

shelby415, Feb 25, 2012
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3/5  rDev -21.7%

chrispoint, Feb 18, 2012
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4/5  rDev +4.4%

ridedatrainmarv, Feb 16, 2012
Photo of JohnnyMc
4.9/5  rDev +27.9%
look: 4 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

One of the best and most unique IPAs I have ever come across. It has been oak aged and this really helps to bring out and define the flavor and aroma. Unlike most IPAs the hops do not overwhelm, but balance everything out.

There is the traditional bitterness of an IPA, but also a hint of sweetness. It is very easy to drink and very refreshing for such a full beer.

JohnnyMc, Feb 15, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev -8.6%

Tyrawlings, Feb 11, 2012
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5/5  rDev +30.5%

tfsimpkins, Feb 09, 2012
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4/5  rDev +4.4%

substanceD, Feb 06, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev -8.6%

CoryR, Feb 01, 2012
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3/5  rDev -21.7%

TexAggie011, Jan 31, 2012
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4/5  rDev +4.4%

zonalax, Jan 30, 2012
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4.75/5  rDev +24%

dcellis, Jan 30, 2012
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4/5  rDev +4.4%

jskennedy, Jan 27, 2012
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4/5  rDev +4.4%

ninner00, Jan 26, 2012
Photo of tigg924
4.43/5  rDev +15.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Had on tap at New World Tavern—served into a pint glass

Appearance: orange-brown in color, hazy, 1.25 inch head, moderate carbonation

Smell: caramel, oak, and fruity hops

Taste: toffee, vanilla, a bit of nuttiness, oak--maybe a bit of whiskey with a strong citrus hop end

Mouthfeel: very sweet for an IPA with sharp bitterness at the end, moderate carbonation, medium bodied

Overall: Wow. I really enjoyed the complexity of this one. A sipper but I want several glasses of this. Not really sure how much of an IPA this reminds me of because I really only get bitterness at the end. It drinks a bit more like a strong ale with complex caramel and vanilla from the oaking. I will definitely get this again if I see it on tap.

tigg924, Jan 25, 2012
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4.5/5  rDev +17.5%

postnothing, Jan 22, 2012
Photo of oline73
3.43/5  rDev -10.4%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Poured from a bottle into a Sam Adams perfect pint.

Appearance: Pours a slightly cloudy amber with a hint of gold/yellow. There is a half finger of off white head that fades to a ring around the edge of the glass.

Smell: Sweet and a bit malty. Reminds me of mild malt syrup. There is a vanilla and caramel note along with some very mild hops.

Taste: Mildly sweet up front with the vanilla and malt syrup notes. I can definitely pick up the wood from the barrel. The finish has a citrus peel bitterness to it.

Mouthfeel: The body is just on the thick side with aggressively tingly carbonation and a very dry finish.

Overall: This is another solid offering from Great Divide. The wood and the hops combine and are quite nice. I'm a big fan.

oline73, Jan 19, 2012
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4/5  rDev +4.4%

Massbmx, Jan 19, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev -8.6%

gkunkle, Jan 18, 2012
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4/5  rDev +4.4%

edwardkersh, Jan 17, 2012
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4/5  rDev +4.4%

savagepm, Jan 16, 2012
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4/5  rDev +4.4%

mnixon86, Jan 16, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev -8.6%

tclapper, Jan 15, 2012
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3/5  rDev -21.7%

whartontallboy, Jan 15, 2012
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4.5/5  rDev +17.5%

st9647v3, Jan 15, 2012
Rumble IPA from Great Divide Brewing Company
86 out of 100 based on 1,347 ratings.