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Spring Fever Session IPA - Lawson's Finest Liquids

Spring Fever Session IPASpring Fever Session IPA

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BA SCORE
90
outstanding

135 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 135
Reviews: 22
rAvg: 4.03
pDev: 7.69%


Brewed by:
Lawson's Finest Liquids visit their website
Vermont, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  3.80% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: stearns16 on 04-23-2013)
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Reviews by VelvetExtract:
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VelvetExtract

Massachusetts

4.4/5  rDev +9.2%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.25

A-Pours straw colored with some haze. Head seems lively enough in the tiny, plastic sampler cup.

S-Laughably hoppy for a beer at 3.3%. Lawson-esque hop profile. Bright citrus and grass with subordinate pine. Misty notes of sweet popover.

T-Hoppier than many DIPAs. A hulking hop character that just makes me grin. Big citrus, some secondary fruit, big grass, big pine. Sweet, little malt skin. Mostly just a hop-bomb at 1/3 the ABV of most.

M-Won't waste too much time here. As drinkable as they come.

O/D-I pitch a full-on pants tent for violenty hoppy, session beers. This one is about as low as I'd want any beer to be in terms of alcohol and its loaded with as much hoppiness as any IPA or even DIPA with any clout in my book.

Serving type: on-tap

06-04-2013 00:49:25 | More by VelvetExtract
More User Reviews:
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scotorum

Massachusetts

4.09/5  rDev +1.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

Poured from the 22 oz,. bomber into a Lawsons snifter

a: Almost clear dark gold with a half finger thick white head which receded to uneven surface foam and dense lacing.

s: Mild pine and citrus

t: Pine and citrus over a medium malt base. Naturally becomes more strictly bitter as it warms, but not enough to be annoying.

m; Medium. Good body.

o; Outstanding session IPA!

Serving type: bottle

04-23-2014 17:10:58 | More by scotorum
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Hirshi

New York

4.25/5  rDev +5.5%

04-21-2014 19:37:58 | More by Hirshi
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iL0VEbeer

New Jersey

4.5/5  rDev +11.7%

04-10-2014 19:13:32 | More by iL0VEbeer
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iatethecloudsfor

Vermont

4/5  rDev -0.7%

04-10-2014 02:40:43 | More by iatethecloudsfor
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BMart

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev -0.7%

04-07-2014 12:50:16 | More by BMart
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nrs207

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev -0.7%

04-05-2014 04:00:36 | More by nrs207
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Walkerjgt

Ohio

5/5  rDev +24.1%

04-05-2014 03:53:11 | More by Walkerjgt
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brentk56

North Carolina

4.23/5  rDev +5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Appearance: Pours a hazy goldenstraw color capped by a snow white head of foam that leaves lovely swathes of lace

Smell: Pink grapefruit, tangelo and a hint of peaches and cream

Taste: Just a hint of fresh baked bread on the front end and then the hops take over, bringing delicate citrus and a hint of peaches and cream, in the middle; the finish is dry and the flavor fades a bit, but the cream lingers a bit, adding complexity

Mouthfeel: Light bodied with moderate carbonation

Overall: I am ecstatic when I find good session beers and I imagine a delicate one like this one needs to be consumed very fresh; as it was just released last weekend, I was excited to taste it

Thanks, Denzo, for the opportunity

Serving type: bottle

04-04-2014 22:38:16 | More by brentk56
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HollyHops

Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +11.7%

04-01-2014 14:33:10 | More by HollyHops
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AOShabaz

Massachusetts

3.5/5  rDev -13.2%

03-30-2014 18:59:37 | More by AOShabaz
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dcisco44

Massachusetts

4.75/5  rDev +17.9%

03-29-2014 16:12:34 | More by dcisco44
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jayhunter357

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev -6.9%

03-28-2014 14:36:17 | More by jayhunter357
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Peter1977

Massachusetts

3.25/5  rDev -19.4%

03-28-2014 00:55:26 | More by Peter1977
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Denzo

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev -6.9%

03-28-2014 00:51:38 | More by Denzo
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shehateme

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev -6.9%

03-28-2014 00:51:17 | More by shehateme
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jmlewisjr

Massachusetts

4.25/5  rDev +5.5%

01-21-2014 13:54:01 | More by jmlewisjr
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flipdog0

North Carolina

3.75/5  rDev -6.9%

12-17-2013 23:39:26 | More by flipdog0
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NHbeerfishing

New Hampshire

4/5  rDev -0.7%

12-07-2013 14:21:49 | More by NHbeerfishing
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meb3476

Massachusetts

4.25/5  rDev +5.5%

12-02-2013 16:01:09 | More by meb3476
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POTABLE83

New York

4/5  rDev -0.7%

11-25-2013 04:03:20 | More by POTABLE83
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fdig23

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev -0.7%

10-25-2013 02:34:25 | More by fdig23
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BoldRulerVermont

Vermont

4.05/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Session IPA can really impress me or really let me down.
No surprise that Sean makes a very impressive Session IPA with Spring Fever.
Poured out of the bottle into a snifter.
Nice light yellow color, light head.
Smell was delightful, very hoppy, very floral and sweet as well.
Taste was not as big as the aromas might suggest, but it is a session IPA.
Hops were forward but not a resin bomb by any means. Mild bitterness.
Overall, for a light ABV beer, I really enjoyed this Spring Fever.

Serving type: bottle

10-11-2013 14:54:28 | More by BoldRulerVermont
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80x2HopHead

Vermont

4.25/5  rDev +5.5%

09-16-2013 16:46:54 | More by 80x2HopHead
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Beersalesman802

Vermont

3.75/5  rDev -6.9%

09-15-2013 19:58:22 | More by Beersalesman802
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Spring Fever Session IPA from Lawson's Finest Liquids
90 out of 100 based on 135 ratings.