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Hop'solutely - Allentown Brew Works

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BA SCORE
86
very good

382 Ratings
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Ratings: 382
Reviews: 138
rAvg: 3.8
pDev: 15.53%
Wants: 14
Gots: 30 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Allentown Brew Works visit their website
Pennsylvania, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  11.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: yourefragile on 11-07-2009)
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Ratings: 382 | Reviews: 138 | Display Reviews Only:
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dsnyder61

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +11.8%

06-11-2013 18:17:22 | More by dsnyder61
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bcsbeer

Florida

3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

06-10-2013 02:47:40 | More by bcsbeer
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Marty91

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

06-09-2013 23:05:08 | More by Marty91
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jessepap

Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +18.4%

06-09-2013 04:05:46 | More by jessepap
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TLA

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +5.3%

06-09-2013 01:09:44 | More by TLA
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podes

Pennsylvania

4.75/5  rDev +25%

06-08-2013 02:30:42 | More by podes
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RacerX5k

Pennsylvania

4.36/5  rDev +14.7%

Wow this was so frigging good last night. Grabbed 2 bottles part of a pick 6 Allentown Wegmans. No bottle date and I did worry was this the oldest broken down 4 pak in the store? I did have one once must have been so old it was just terrible.

Popped the cap and the hops just jumped out of the bottle, smelled very fresh. That's a good start. Pretty color, big aroma bitter grapefruit, bitter orange, little pine. And that's exactly what it tastes like, big bitter, long lingering after taste. Nicely malted for balance, but letting the hops shine through. Smooth and very strong. Delicious.

This is an old favorite from early craft days 2010. While (with just the one above mentioned) always good, last night's beer must have just hit that perfect spot where the hops have mellowed just enough to create an outstanding experience. One of my favorite IPAs and so easily available. Did I mention this was $2 a bottle. Better than alot of more expensive beer.

06-05-2013 12:42:01 | More by RacerX5k
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troegaarden

Pennsylvania

5/5  rDev +31.6%

05-28-2013 23:37:39 | More by troegaarden
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InspectorBob

New Jersey

3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

05-19-2013 15:11:41 | More by InspectorBob
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dan027

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +5.3%

05-17-2013 02:27:32 | More by dan027
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Gww1864

New Jersey

4.25/5  rDev +11.8%

05-12-2013 21:22:20 | More by Gww1864
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twenty5

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

05-10-2013 18:54:20 | More by twenty5
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HumphreyLee

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +5.3%

05-02-2013 02:36:20 | More by HumphreyLee
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sdtardio

Maryland

4.25/5  rDev +11.8%

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Radwagon

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

04-27-2013 00:05:12 | More by Radwagon
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Jason1337

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

04-25-2013 18:31:48 | More by Jason1337
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Phillyz

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -7.9%

04-24-2013 01:12:46 | More by Phillyz
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wayngrove

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +5.3%

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anthonypw

Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +18.4%

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Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +18.4%

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Pennsylvania

2/5  rDev -47.4%

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Casey3236

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

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grimey68

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

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Minnesota

4/5  rDev +5.3%

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57md

Pennsylvania

4.01/5  rDev +5.5%

Appearance is a cloudy copper with a finger of head that enjoyed some decent retention for a bit and left some really intricate lacing behind. Grapefruit and pine notes were clearly present in the nose. Citrus notes are present upfront in the flavor profile along with some sweet malt. The finish is not nearly as hoppy as the nose might indicate. Also, an alcohol burn pokes through on the finish, but it is not enough to ruin the experience.

03-12-2013 05:06:43 | More by 57md
Hop'solutely from Allentown Brew Works
86 out of 100 based on 382 ratings.