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Hop Ottin' IPA - Anderson Valley Brewing Company

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Hop Ottin' IPAHop Ottin' IPA

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BA SCORE
90
outstanding

2,480 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 2,480
Reviews: 1,173
rAvg: 4
pDev: 12%
Wants: 98
Gots: 146 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Anderson Valley Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: pezoids on 04-23-2001)
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bagpiper2005

Idaho

4.3/5  rDev +7.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Pour: Clear copper color. A huge head that rose at least an inch above the glass and stuck with no spilling over. Excellent retention and lacing.

Smell: Primarily consists if sharp, piney hops. A hint of citrus and an understated malt backbone.

Taste: A rather malty taste kicks things off. Caramel and toffee notes up front give way to a vicious assault of piney and grapefruit bitterness. Surprisingly well balanced, but with a dry finish.

Mouthfeel: Smooth, full, and creamy body. Low to medium carbonation. Excellent.

Drinkability/Overall: This is a dang good beer. Smooth drinking, great flavor, and slightly quaffable. Dangerously chuggable, the 7% really sneaks up on you!

Final Notes: This beer is good stuff, what can I say? Excellent paired with spicy food. Hop-heads will love this one, but it has enough malt to keep malt-heads happy. I love it.

Serving type: can

06-27-2011 22:49:50 | More by bagpiper2005
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Hop Ottin' IPA from Anderson Valley Brewing Company
90 out of 100 based on 2,480 ratings.