1. The wait is over! Download the BeerAdvocate app on iTunes or Google Play now.
  2. Get 12 issues / year of BeerAdvocate magazine for only $9.99!

HopCat 12oz To Freedom - HopCat

Not Rated.
HopCat 12oz To Freedom
No picture uploaded.
Have one? Upload it now.
BA SCORE
-
no score

4 Ratings
THE BROS
-
no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 4
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 3.75
pDev: 12.27%
Wants: 1
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
HopCat visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
American Barleywine |  11.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: TCgoalie on 01-28-2012)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Latest | High | Low | Top Raters
Ratings: 4 | Reviews: 2 | Display Reviews Only:
Reviews by the Alström Bros:

  None found.

More User Reviews:
Photo of erikkoppin
erikkoppin

Michigan

3/5  rDev -20%

07-05-2013 20:33:10 | More by erikkoppin
Photo of MarcatGSB
MarcatGSB

Michigan

3.78/5  rDev +0.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

On tap at the HopCat during the Grand Rapids beer week 2012. Poured into tulip.

A: Pours a murky reddish brown with some light penetrating. Nice 1 finger whitish head, lasting ring, yet minimal lacing.

N: Some sweeter caramel notes, with some nice citrusy amarillo notes.

T: Very little sweetness, but a good lasting hop bitterness. Citrus with a touch of that caramel and some candied sweetness.

M: The bitterness fades quickly, and doesn't leave your mouth too dry. Not cloying.

D and O: Pretty enjoyable Barleywine (?), possibly a sweet DIPA. Hard to say. Enjoyable.

Serving type: on-tap

03-03-2012 20:09:37 | More by MarcatGSB
Photo of Marti403
Marti403

Michigan

4/5  rDev +6.7%

02-26-2012 12:08:48 | More by Marti403
Photo of TCgoalie
TCgoalie

Michigan

4.22/5  rDev +12.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Pours reddish brown with a slight head. Lacing is very nice.

Aromas of orange and citrus balanced by malty bliss.

This bridges the gap well between 2IPA and Barleywine. Lots of citrus with malty balance.

Solid BW mouthfeel. Medium full.

This is the best HopCat beer that I've had and it is a really good Barleywine.

Serving type: on-tap

01-28-2012 20:12:20 | More by TCgoalie
HopCat 12oz To Freedom from HopCat
- out of 100 based on 4 ratings.