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Imperial IPA - Anderson Valley Brewing Company

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Imperial IPAImperial IPA

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BA SCORE
86
very good

564 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 564
Reviews: 330
rAvg: 3.82
pDev: 11.78%
Wants: 28
Gots: 20 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Anderson Valley Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  8.70% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
Formerly known as 20th Anniversary Imperial IPA

(Beer added by: largadeer on 02-16-2008)
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Reviews by ryantho00:
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ryantho00

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4.43/5  rDev +16%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Pours to a deep rusty orange with an initial frothy head that laces the glass through. I smell pine, hops, malty caramel, vanilla and slight tropical fruits in the nose. This beer has many different flavors in the medium bodied brew. Some notes I get are, citrus, pineapple, hops, dry tobacco, slight alcohol that warms and dies quickly. I really like this take on the imperial IPA, I am very impressed with the really creamy vanilla maltiness that balances out the wonderful brew. This is one of my new favorite imperial IPA's and am very happy I tried it.

Pick this up if you find it. Great aftertaste.

Cheers!

Serving type: bottle

02-28-2012 22:59:07 | More by ryantho00
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Imperial IPA from Anderson Valley Brewing Company
86 out of 100 based on 564 ratings.