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2012 - JW Dover Beer & Wine Makers Supplies / Black Box Brewing Co.

Not Rated.
20122012

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BA SCORE
81
good

12 Ratings
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Ratings: 12
Reviews: 1
rAvg: 3.47
pDev: 15.27%
Wants: 0
Gots: 2 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
JW Dover Beer & Wine Makers Supplies / Black Box Brewing Co. visit their website
Ohio, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: schoolboy on 06-01-2013

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Ratings: 12 | Reviews: 1
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3.92/5  rDev +13%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

I found this pretty randomly today at an independent grocer in Mentor that has their beer stocked by a contractor. The beer says not to worry about 2012, they will continue to make it, and I hope this beer is more current than 2012, but I can't be certain.

I feel like I am very late to the party, but we survived the 2012 end of the world, after all.

The brew has a nice color but a weak head and little lacing. The smell is hoppy, duh. Appropriate for the style. A little funk in there too.

The taste shines from excellent hops, but the malts and yeast taste a bit over the hill. There is a bunch of hops bite, though, that works and again is what you want in this style.

The aftertaste has enough hops to cover up a bit of funk again. It especially lingers nice and bitter on the tongue. I probably would not buy this again, but I would recommend it to others as worth a taste before the end of the world.

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2012 from JW Dover Beer & Wine Makers Supplies / Black Box Brewing Co.
81 out of 100 based on 12 ratings.