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I Hardcore You - BrewDog

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I Hardcore YouI Hardcore You

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BA SCORE
90
outstanding

443 Ratings
THE BROS
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no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 443
Reviews: 238
rAvg: 4.05
pDev: 13.09%
Wants: 16
Gots: 40 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
BrewDog visit their website
United Kingdom (Scotland)

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  9.50% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: thepeter on 08-17-2010)
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rolltide8425

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +4.9%

07-13-2013 21:05:04 | More by rolltide8425
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biboergosum

Alberta (Canada)

4.29/5  rDev +5.9%

12oz glass at the official tap takeover @theundergroundedm.

This beer appears a clear medium bronzed amber hue, with two skinny fingers of thick, puffy, bubbly beige head, which leaves a wash of random inkblot lace around the glass as it evenly subsides.

It smells quite pungently of fleshy grapefruit rind, orange cream, pine resin, caramel pudding, rich toffee, and a floral, leafy, somewhat perfumed booze warming. The taste is rather sugary, dense caramel/toffee malt, sharp grapefruit juice, mild tropical fruit - guava and a hint of pineapple, mostly - wet pine needles, and more floral, earthy hops. Only a slight, and now abstracted, alcohol heat lingers at the edges.

The carbonation is quite soft and serene, the body a hefty medium-full weight, and actually fairly smooth, the hop prickliness kept to a dull hum, which even allows for some creamy twists. It finishes on the sweet side, as the malt holds steady, and the hops lose a lot of their bitter bite.

A pretty enjoyable DIPA, one that almost keeps it up through the (so-called) bitter end. Full, round, and with a well-integrated 19 proof booze, this is one heavy hitter that you'd better keep your fool head up around.

07-12-2013 04:22:44 | More by biboergosum
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mpenning13

Ohio

5/5  rDev +23.5%

07-09-2013 00:26:29 | More by mpenning13
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HabiMendes

Rhode Island

4/5  rDev -1.2%

07-06-2013 19:44:52 | More by HabiMendes
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Zbeetleman

California

3.25/5  rDev -19.8%

07-06-2013 04:18:19 | More by Zbeetleman
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Poupae

Thailand

4.25/5  rDev +4.9%

07-06-2013 01:19:23 | More by Poupae
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SocalKicks

California

3.75/5  rDev -7.4%

06-28-2013 06:01:15 | More by SocalKicks
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Kirk

United Kingdom (England)

3.75/5  rDev -7.4%

06-22-2013 07:52:18 | More by Kirk
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j-rod18

North Dakota

3.75/5  rDev -7.4%

06-20-2013 16:23:58 | More by j-rod18
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Immortale25

North Carolina

4.5/5  rDev +11.1%

06-11-2013 23:17:53 | More by Immortale25
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EricDu

New Hampshire

4.25/5  rDev +4.9%

06-07-2013 04:25:30 | More by EricDu
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tabitha

Illinois

4.75/5  rDev +17.3%

06-03-2013 01:51:26 | More by tabitha
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Beerdudenumberone

Indiana

3.5/5  rDev -13.6%

06-01-2013 13:30:48 | More by Beerdudenumberone
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durlta

Iowa

3.75/5  rDev -7.4%

05-27-2013 04:07:41 | More by durlta
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bostonbeans

Massachusetts

3.5/5  rDev -13.6%

05-16-2013 23:32:36 | More by bostonbeans
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ToddHolder

Illinois

3.5/5  rDev -13.6%

05-11-2013 01:10:58 | More by ToddHolder
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flyingpig

United Kingdom (Scotland)

4.04/5  rDev -0.2%

Bottle from Good Spirits Co, Glasgow (330ml, £3.80):
Mild amber with a thin looking, bubbly white head on top about 2 millimetres tall that manages to stay consistent.

Tropical fruits, lots of pine and some pretty strong grapefruit too. Strong bitter notes and a hint of alcohol along with some caramel malt undertones. This one was pretty much what I was expecting from a beer that had been dry hopped so many times, lots of pine and bitterness with some good tropical fruits and a nice sweetness to it as well.

Alcohol laced, sweet malt base and some very bitter flavours following it. There is also some strong pine hops as you would expect and a huge amount of tropical fruits and grapefruit too, together with some citrus and a hint of caramel. There is a bit of orange towards the end and a very bitter and hoppy finish.

Very bitter, some light alcohol that is covered by the sweetness and the bitterness. The body is about medium and the mouthfeel is a rather smooth and boozy feeling one.

Very bitter beer with some great tropical fruits and a nice caramel base that does well to cover the 9.5% abv. of this one. Whilst a very strong beer, this one was also a pleasure to drink and one that I will try to pick up again should Brewdog/Mikkeller decide to release it again in the future.

04-29-2013 18:05:26 | More by flyingpig
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Liquoric3

Germany

4.25/5  rDev +4.9%

04-26-2013 12:41:18 | More by Liquoric3
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BGmpls

Minnesota

4.25/5  rDev +4.9%

04-20-2013 01:18:35 | More by BGmpls
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TallSaint

New York

4/5  rDev -1.2%

04-19-2013 23:29:29 | More by TallSaint
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adamcthomp

Spain

4.25/5  rDev +4.9%

04-13-2013 22:55:31 | More by adamcthomp
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innominat

Ireland

4/5  rDev -1.2%

04-07-2013 13:03:13 | More by innominat
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MNBeer1017

Minnesota

2.75/5  rDev -32.1%

04-03-2013 02:04:58 | More by MNBeer1017
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Jamison85

Indiana

5/5  rDev +23.5%

03-24-2013 01:42:16 | More by Jamison85
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Pelicanrocks

United Kingdom (England)

4.5/5  rDev +11.1%

03-22-2013 20:15:31 | More by Pelicanrocks
I Hardcore You from BrewDog
90 out of 100 based on 443 ratings.