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Dinner - Maine Beer Company

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BA SCORE
100
world-class

380 Ratings
THE BROS
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(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 380
Reviews: 37
rAvg: 4.65
pDev: 7.74%
Wants: 342
Gots: 52 | FT: 4
Brewed by:
Maine Beer Company visit their website
Maine, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  8.20% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
Our first Double IPA – dry, refreshing and hoppy. We really focused on hop flavor and aroma here. To maximize hop character, we dry hopped Dinner twice with over 6 lbs. of hops per barrel. For the best experience, please enjoy fresh as possible.

(Beer added by: ThatsThatDude on 03-10-2014)
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Reviews by zookerman182:
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zookerman182

Alabama

4.28/5  rDev -8%

Appearance is a hazy orange with a half finger of white head.
Aroma is strong tropical fruits. Mango, peach, pineapple. Sticky smell. Slight onion.
Taste is not as potent as the nose but its clear this is a big boy beer.
Sticky resin taste. Lots of bitterness and tropical fruit.
Mouthfeel is thinner than I'd like for these flavors but its a medium feel.
Not dry or overly thin, just not full enough to stand up to the monster flavors.
Did this side by side with lunch and liked lunch more BUT I can see why people love this beer. Is IN YOUR FACE aroma and flavor. Just a little too much for me.

06-16-2014 00:50:22 | More by zookerman182
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rjp217

Massachusetts

4.75/5  rDev +2.2%

Trip to the brewery today for the Dinner release, bottled yesterday :-)

A - Soft yellow color with a nice head, great sticky lace retention

S - Citrus explosion. Grapefruit, lemon, lime, orange peels, grass, amazing!

T - Follows the nose initially and then you get a pine blast. Unique balance

M - Soft and supple feel, high carbonation, biting with a dry finish

O - A remarkable DIPA. Wonderfully balanced between citrus and malts. The aroma is out of this world. This will appeal to hop heads and fruit forward IPA fans. The world can only hope this will be added to their regular lineup. Bravo!

05-22-2014 00:56:12 | More by rjp217
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tectactoe

Michigan

4.75/5  rDev +2.2%

05-30-2014 09:35:37 | More by tectactoe
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North Carolina

4.5/5  rDev -3.2%

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New York

4.5/5  rDev -3.2%

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Illinois

4.75/5  rDev +2.2%

03-14-2014 17:10:12 | More by 77apm
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Massachusetts

5/5  rDev +7.5%

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Connecticut

4.25/5  rDev -8.6%

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New York

5/5  rDev +7.5%

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5/5  rDev +7.5%

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Colorado

5/5  rDev +7.5%

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Massachusetts

5/5  rDev +7.5%

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Massachusetts

3.5/5  rDev -24.7%

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Virginia

4.5/5  rDev -3.2%

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Ohio

4.25/5  rDev -8.6%

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5/5  rDev +7.5%

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Virginia

5/5  rDev +7.5%

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New York

4.5/5  rDev -3.2%

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5/5  rDev +7.5%

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New Jersey

4/5  rDev -14%

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Iowa

5/5  rDev +7.5%

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Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev -3.2%

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Washington

4.5/5  rDev -3.2%

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4.75/5  rDev +2.2%

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New York

5/5  rDev +7.5%

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Dinner from Maine Beer Company
100 out of 100 based on 380 ratings.