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Hardcore IPA - BrewDog

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BA SCORE
88
very good

1,099 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,099
Reviews: 502
rAvg: 3.91
pDev: 13.55%
Wants: 9
Gots: 37 | FT: 2
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United Kingdom (Scotland)

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  9.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
It’s just a helluva shock. Something that gets the adrenalin pumping like a 400 volt shot in a copper bathtub has to be good for the soul. Join the hardcore elite, screw down the throttle and ride. Ride until your lungs bleed and your arms numb. Gun the fucker. Don’t pull back, or slow down until the crazy music starts. Then sit, stunned, wall-eyed, open mouthed, in the realization this mother will drill you with Panzer-like efficiency. And you’ll beg for more.

150 IBU

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look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

Pours ruby/amber with a creamy head quickly fading to a thin layer.
Nose shows lots of resinous pine, pineapple and grass. Underneath is some subtle, clean crystal malt and cookie-dough characters. Later on spicy and floral hops are more noticeable, pilsner style.
Very bold flavours: first up is a healthy dose of caramel malt before fruity hops enter, followed by an aggressive bitterness that is partially restrained by the lashings of sweet malt.
Velvety body and great creamy carbonation.

Serving type: bottle

07-02-2010 06:33:53 | More by CrazyDavros
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Hardcore IPA from BrewDog
88 out of 100 based on 1,099 ratings.