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!

Accumulation - New Belgium Brewing

Not Rated.
AccumulationAccumulation

Displayed for educational use only; do not reuse.
BA SCORE
83
good

968 Ratings
THE BROS
82
good

(view ratings)
Ratings: 968
Reviews: 159
rAvg: 3.67
pDev: 12.26%
Wants: 11
Gots: 54 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
New Belgium Brewing visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.20% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: ChrisCBeets on 09-23-2013)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Ratings: 968 | Reviews: 159 | Display Reviews Only:
Reviews by twiggamortis420:
Photo of twiggamortis420
twiggamortis420

Texas

3.84/5  rDev +4.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Why does New Belgium toy with my winter seasonal emotions? Was a big fan of 2 Below before they changed it to Snow Day...now it's Accumulation....c'mon maaaan!

12 oz bottle pours a barely-hazed pale straw color with an ample cap of stark white head. Nice retention and lace.

Nose is an earthy hop, lemon and light nuttiness from the yeast I find often in NB beers. Interesting blend of aromas and it works for the most part.

Taste is lemon zest, hazelnuts, grainy malt and an underlying grassy hop. It is more simplistic than both Snow Day and 2 Below, and I fear I dont like it as much as either. The hop profile is pretty good, but it lacks depth...not surprising with the pale malts used. Its not a bad beer by any means...in fact, tasty enough for me to buy another sixer at least. But I miss my 2 Below something fierce.

Serving type: bottle

10-11-2013 00:19:48 | More by twiggamortis420
More User Reviews:
Photo of KrittyKratz
KrittyKratz

Minnesota

3.75/5  rDev +2.2%

07-19-2014 15:09:54 | More by KrittyKratz
Photo of Brihon
Brihon

South Carolina

3.5/5  rDev -4.6%

07-18-2014 12:17:16 | More by Brihon
Photo of MattSharpless
MattSharpless

Virginia

4/5  rDev +9%

07-17-2014 18:10:59 | More by MattSharpless
Photo of Faroveryonder
Faroveryonder

Missouri

3.75/5  rDev +2.2%

07-17-2014 00:05:17 | More by Faroveryonder
Photo of noperative
noperative

Louisiana

3/5  rDev -18.3%

07-17-2014 00:05:02 | More by noperative
Photo of fuzzbalz
fuzzbalz

Georgia

3.5/5  rDev -4.6%

07-16-2014 22:54:33 | More by fuzzbalz
Photo of atlbravsrno1
atlbravsrno1

Tennessee

3.5/5  rDev -4.6%

07-16-2014 19:51:53 | More by atlbravsrno1
Photo of Walkerjgt
Walkerjgt

Ohio

3.5/5  rDev -4.6%

07-16-2014 12:53:46 | More by Walkerjgt
Photo of chip26
chip26

Illinois

3.5/5  rDev -4.6%

07-13-2014 23:45:05 | More by chip26
Photo of RyanStelzner
RyanStelzner


4.25/5  rDev +15.8%

07-13-2014 20:29:26 | More by RyanStelzner
Photo of SJbigtuna
SJbigtuna

Washington

3.5/5  rDev -4.6%

07-13-2014 03:11:18 | More by SJbigtuna
Photo of Hopinho
Hopinho

Illinois

3.5/5  rDev -4.6%

07-13-2014 00:55:24 | More by Hopinho
Photo of cl3
cl3

Wisconsin

3.75/5  rDev +2.2%

07-08-2014 17:22:17 | More by cl3
Photo of GClarkage
GClarkage

California

4.25/5  rDev +15.8%

07-08-2014 16:00:14 | More by GClarkage
Photo of ShepardCommander
ShepardCommander

Virginia

3.75/5  rDev +2.2%

07-06-2014 00:30:11 | More by ShepardCommander
Photo of Chvck1
Chvck1

Maryland

4.25/5  rDev +15.8%

07-05-2014 15:16:05 | More by Chvck1
Photo of nleaders
nleaders

Arizona

3.5/5  rDev -4.6%

07-02-2014 22:22:27 | More by nleaders
Photo of LakerLeith
LakerLeith

California

3.5/5  rDev -4.6%

06-29-2014 16:02:45 | More by LakerLeith
Photo of HedleyLamarr92
HedleyLamarr92

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev +2.2%

06-27-2014 21:41:11 | More by HedleyLamarr92
Photo of JDeming
JDeming

Maryland

3.5/5  rDev -4.6%

06-27-2014 02:32:57 | More by JDeming
Photo of ChrisFurlowLSU
ChrisFurlowLSU


3.75/5  rDev +2.2%

06-26-2014 21:45:14 | More by ChrisFurlowLSU
Photo of hurshybear
hurshybear

South Carolina

3.5/5  rDev -4.6%

06-26-2014 17:44:48 | More by hurshybear
Photo of vwbus7
vwbus7

North Carolina

4.25/5  rDev +15.8%

06-24-2014 02:32:50 | More by vwbus7
Photo of MoyaHoya
MoyaHoya

Minnesota

4.75/5  rDev +29.4%

06-23-2014 18:18:20 | More by MoyaHoya
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Accumulation from New Belgium Brewing
83 out of 100 based on 968 ratings.