1. American Craft Beer Fest returns to Boston on May 29 & 30, featuring 640+ beers from 140+ brewers. Tickets are on sale now.

Dry-Hopped On The High Seas Caribbean-Style IPA - Cigar City Brewing

Not Rated.
Dry-Hopped On The High Seas Caribbean-Style IPADry-Hopped On The High Seas Caribbean-Style IPA

Educational use only; do not reuse.
BA SCORE
88
very good

518 Ratings
THE BROS
-
no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 518
Reviews: 63
rAvg: 3.9
pDev: 9.23%
Wants: 18
Gots: 30 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Cigar City Brewing visit their website
Florida, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: SkinnyT on 10-02-2013

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

Batch 1- Simcoe
Batch 2- Ahtanum
Batch 3 - Experimental hop #529
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Recent | Likes | High | Low | Top Raters
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Ratings: 518 | Reviews: 63 | Display Reviews Only:
Photo of Ondro3
1/5  rDev -74.4%

Photo of thudean
2.5/5  rDev -35.9%

Photo of TheBigBoy
2.5/5  rDev -35.9%

Photo of Notacraftdrinker
2.5/5  rDev -35.9%

Photo of sgn4779
3/5  rDev -23.1%

Photo of montrealbcr89
3/5  rDev -23.1%

Photo of hansgruber
3/5  rDev -23.1%

Photo of deapokid
3/5  rDev -23.1%

Photo of kayna7x
3/5  rDev -23.1%

Photo of XmnwildX12
3/5  rDev -23.1%

Photo of KimenTshom
3/5  rDev -23.1%

Photo of kudos
3.14/5  rDev -19.5%
look: 3 | smell: 4 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Tastes like a more astringent piney Jai Alai. To be honest the smell is amazing and the taste was a let down. I was expecting more fruitiness. The after taste was kind of bad. Other than the aroma it's average at best. On the plus side it's distributed better than other Cigar City beers so at least people in NY and Philadelphia can try something of theirs easily (well while it lasts).

Photo of mediumtommy
3.17/5  rDev -18.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

The bubbles/carbonation are very fine on this beer, almost sharp. It is definitely dry hopped but seems as if hopped very little during the boil. There is not a strong hop flavor up front, but a larger one as an aftertaste. Still not as strong as the smell is. The packaging is awesome though. Six pack cans in a new kind of holder that protects the tops from dirt and such. Not worth the the $14 for the six pack in my opinion, but I am glad I tried it. I would definitely rank this as a lighter IPA. The can says Caribbean Style IPA and that is a dead on description.

Photo of Tyrus
3.25/5  rDev -16.7%

Photo of WeisGuy
3.25/5  rDev -16.7%

Photo of Brewzma
3.25/5  rDev -16.7%

Photo of -NESTO-
3.25/5  rDev -16.7%

Photo of AngusOg
3.25/5  rDev -16.7%

Photo of BigDaddyJohn
3.25/5  rDev -16.7%

Photo of bcrossan
3.25/5  rDev -16.7%

Photo of Bloodbuzz99
3.25/5  rDev -16.7%

Photo of gafferjohn
3.25/5  rDev -16.7%

Photo of hollywood_15063
3.25/5  rDev -16.7%

Photo of kjrod20
3.25/5  rDev -16.7%

Photo of thegoon55
3.25/5  rDev -16.7%

« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Dry-Hopped On The High Seas Caribbean-Style IPA from Cigar City Brewing
88 out of 100 based on 518 ratings.