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Lips Of Faith - Super India Pale Ale (Alpine Collaboration) - New Belgium Brewing

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730 Ratings
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Ratings: 730
Reviews: 228
rAvg: 4.21
pDev: 10.45%
Wants: 50
Gots: 32 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
New Belgium Brewing visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  9.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: GilGarp on 08-04-2012)
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suncrust

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4.11/5  rDev -2.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

22oz bomber poured to a tulip.

A: Poured a filtered, honey orange. A big, fluffy off-white head rests on an actively carbonated caramel body. Nice, clinging lace.

S: Big hop presence. Dank & spicy medicinal hop explosion. Tropical notes of papaya meld with piney oils. Huge sticky, sappy resin, lemon rind, more hop oils. Hints of wheat crackers & spice. Awesome aroma.

T: Giant, spicy, hoppy bite. Hemp seeds, grapefruit rind and a lingering hop cone bitterness. Loads of sappy hop oils, subtle sweet orange rind with sharp bitterness and lemon zest that completes with an earthy, bitter & dry boozy finish. Some wheat cracker, dry biscuit malts. Dank pine. Bitter earth. Awesome shit.

MF: Bitter hop oils, dryness, medium body. Carbonation was nice. Sticky residue.

O: Pretty damn good, especially yielding the New Belgium label. Alpine clearly holds the dominance in this brew. New Belgium doesn't make anything that comes remotely close to this beer. Aggressively sappy, spicy west coast hops make this a must try.

Serving type: bottle

08-19-2012 01:39:47 | More by suncrust
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Lips Of Faith - Super India Pale Ale (Alpine Collaboration) from New Belgium Brewing
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