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471 IPA - Breckenridge Brewery

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471 IPA471 IPA

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BA SCORE
88
very good

1,789 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,789
Reviews: 770
rAvg: 3.91
pDev: 12.28%
Wants: 21
Gots: 74 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Breckenridge Brewery visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  9.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: mschofield on 08-09-2004)
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moscow2042

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -4.1%

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oglmcdgl

Pennsylvania

3.25/5  rDev -16.9%

07-01-2014 07:58:51 | More by oglmcdgl
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Dduquette

Maryland

4/5  rDev +2.3%

06-30-2014 22:11:50 | More by Dduquette
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randysandals

Indiana

4.25/5  rDev +8.7%

06-30-2014 21:38:20 | More by randysandals
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pjbfromkc

Kansas

4.5/5  rDev +15.1%

06-30-2014 00:57:26 | More by pjbfromkc
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WOSean

New Jersey

4/5  rDev +2.3%

06-29-2014 01:56:26 | More by WOSean
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ultrasrs

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev -4.1%

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gfg0020

Texas

3.75/5  rDev -4.1%

06-28-2014 04:27:52 | More by gfg0020
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SlightlyGrey

Minnesota

3.75/5  rDev -4.1%

06-28-2014 02:36:00 | More by SlightlyGrey
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mfnmbvp

Illinois

3.33/5  rDev -14.8%
look: 4 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

12 oz. bottle, with no apparent bottled on date present. Acquired this bottle as part of a mixed six pack at the local Binny's. "Small Batch" 471 Double Hopped IPA.

Poured into a Duvel tulip glass.

A - It pours a nice hazed burnt sienna orange colored body with a nice collection of sediment floating around and some bubbles rushing topside. Three fingers of fluffy foamy khaki head that leaves nice scattered lacing behind. Looks pretty nice.

S - I'm trying to like it so far, but this aroma is really not doing it for me. Subdued grapefruit / piney hoppiness paired with some honey / caramel malt presence, but there is a pungent horseradish type aroma that is really turning me off.

T - The taste is a step up from the aroma, of course. Caramel / toffee malts, herbal tea leaf flavors, grapefruit, pine. It isn't a bad taste, but there isn't much to brag about here.

M - The feel is smooth & fluid. Mild alcohol warmth on the palate. Medium bodied with good carbonation.

Overall, an average, if slightly below average offering from Breckenridge. The effort is much appreciated, but I was let down. I don't know if it was the variety of hops used here or what, but something about this beer was just not doing it for me. I suppose it is worth trying once, but better luck next time, guys.

Breckenridge Small Batch 471 Double Hopped IPA ---3.5/5

Serving type: bottle

06-26-2014 23:53:14 | More by mfnmbvp
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3.98/5  rDev +1.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Came bottled. Inch think head after pur that quickly dissipated most likely due to unclean glassware. Medium to dark orange in color. Citrus/lemon zest on the nose with notes of honey. Sweet on the front that tastes the whole way through but with beautiful bittering hops on the back end. Mouthfeel is medium but goes down syrupy. All around good beer and packs a punch. Hides the alcohol well with its abundance of flavors.

Serving type: bottle

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Virginia

3.5/5  rDev -10.5%

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Ohio

4/5  rDev +2.3%

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West Virginia

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Virginia

4.5/5  rDev +15.1%

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Georgia

4/5  rDev +2.3%

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Indiana

4.25/5  rDev +8.7%

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Ohio

3.25/5  rDev -16.9%

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New York

3.75/5  rDev -4.1%

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gonzo000

Massachusetts

3.91/5  rDev 0%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

a. Clear orange brown with mild carbonation with a one finger head when poured into a pint glass.

s. Honey on the nose

t. Honey (dry hops?) and grapefruit - a bit of hops on the back side. Does not hide the alcohol well.

m. Very good - a bit gritty in the mouth.

o. Taste rules on this one.

Serving type: bottle

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Texas

3.75/5  rDev -4.1%

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Switzerland

4.25/5  rDev +8.7%

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Connecticut

3.5/5  rDev -10.5%

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KaitlinMW


3.75/5  rDev -4.1%

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Maryland

3.5/5  rDev -10.5%

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471 IPA from Breckenridge Brewery
88 out of 100 based on 1,789 ratings.