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Diabolical India Pale Ale - North Peak Brewing Company

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Diabolical India Pale AleDiabolical India Pale Ale

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BA SCORE
83
good

410 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 410
Reviews: 134
rAvg: 3.66
pDev: 12.57%
Wants: 13
Gots: 34 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
North Peak Brewing Company visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.66% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: kegger22 on 12-20-2009

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look: 2 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

This beer was very interesting because of the name "Diabolical" and the IBU/ABV number (666)
It wasn't just an ordinary IPA for me, i loved it infact. It had the regular color, the regular smell and a 1&1/2 finger head on it. I just did really like the taste. It was real good and i get it quite often. I have no problem drinking the whole six in a 3-4 hour sitting, don't get tied of the taste like i have with previous beers. Try this stuff out it's a treat and it's from Michigan if your'e from here aswell you will appreciate such a good beer coming out of this state.

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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Looks like them all, dark and orange and tannic with a bit of haze. I slipped this in the glass, so no clue on that either, and you know, sometimes I really don't care, but some persistent foam and extensive continents of lacing. Smells really malt forward but also floral and pine and northern outdoors and cool, and some fresh hop aromas. Taste is citrus rind forward, with some gymno-notes (piney stuff), and really strong in the fresh bottle. Mouthfeel is really active, and scrubbing, and refreshing and alive and all that, and but also a bit of syrup with alcohol flavors too, but not too much of a distraction. I think this is a very good to very good IPA when fresh. I had earlier tried, what probably was a bottle long on inventory and may have been stale.

(This is a revision of a previous review)

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Diabolical India Pale Ale from North Peak Brewing Company
83 out of 100 based on 410 ratings.