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Fat Head's Head Hunter IPA - Fat Heads Brewery & Saloon

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Fat Head's Head Hunter IPAFat Head's Head Hunter IPA

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3,029 Ratings
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Ratings: 3,029
Reviews: 441
rAvg: 4.33
pDev: 8.78%
Wants: 518
Gots: 402 | FT: 34
Brewed by:
Fat Heads Brewery & Saloon visit their website
Ohio, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
1st batches were 7.0% ABV

(Beer added by: WVbeergeek on 06-19-2009)
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4/5  rDev -7.6%

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3.69/5  rDev -14.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Poured into FFF Teku

A: pours a golden orange with 2 fingers of head that receded quickly

S: Grapefruit and other citrus, with some Pine notes and a bit of onion.

T: Some faded citrus, but mostly muted pine and a hint of onion. Nowhere near as nice as the aroma.

M: Middle of the road for an IPA

O: Meh. Solid Meh. I have had worse, and have had a whole lot better. I know some of my ohio brethren love this beer, but I really don't see anything special about it. Aroma was pleasant, but everything else was quite sub par. Might just be spoiled living double lives in SoCal and the Vt/NH border, but I can get far better in both states easy. This was an extra on a trade though, so it could be past freshness. Who can say though because THERE WAS NO DATE ON THE BOTTLE...

DmouthCaliBrewz, Jul 20, 2013
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4.75/5  rDev +9.7%

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4.25/5  rDev -1.8%

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Photo of TheMultiYeast
4.05/5  rDev -6.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Pours vibrant burnt yellow with some haze. A finger of head and lots of lacing.

Resiny, tropical aromas up front. Heavy grapefruit, orange peel, sticky pine.

Taste falls short compared to nose. Citrus/pine combination with an overload of bitterness and grassy aftertaste. Hoppy resins could find some balance.

Substantial body holds up to big hop flavors, smooth, nearly chewy.

Proper west coast IPA from Ohio. Wouldn't mind having this one again.

TheMultiYeast, Jul 19, 2013
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4.74/5  rDev +9.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Appearance: Head Hunter has a nice orange color and is topped with a 1” of white head that has great retention to it.
Smell: The smell is just wafting from the pint glass and the nose gets blasted by citrus and pine hops great smelling IPA.
Taste: The taste goes along well with the smell; the citrus hops blast the palate and are followed by the pine and grass hops. It has a bit of a dry finish with goes well with the beer.
Mouthfeel: Head hunter is a medium bodied beer that has great taste and keeps me wanting more. Darn good IPA out of Ohio that I would put up against any IPA out there.

raznug, Jul 18, 2013
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Fat Head's Head Hunter IPA from Fat Heads Brewery & Saloon
97 out of 100 based on 3,029 ratings.