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Anti-Hero - Revolution Brewing Company

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1,199 Ratings
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Ratings: 1199
Reviews: 204
rAvg: 4.11
pDev: 9.49%


Brewed by:
Revolution Brewing Company visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: emerge077 on 02-04-2010)
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Reviews by lefty:
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lefty

Illinois

4.03/5  rDev -1.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Poured from a 12 oz can into an imperial pint glass

The color was a deep golden yellow with surprisingly little, if any head. I would have to say the best part about this beer is the smell, which is a deep floral with pine. Very refreshing and got me excited to take my first sip.

As for taste, it lived up to its smell. I am just getting into IPAs/hoppy beers, and this was a joy to drink. It wasn't overpowering but you could definitely taste the hops and slight bitterness.

Overall, this was a good beer that I would purchase again. This is my third different beer from Revolution and they have all lived up to the hype thus far.

Serving type: bottle

12-31-2012 01:32:20 | More by lefty
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Baltic amber pour with dense off white head.

Aroma of pineapple, grapefruit, lemon Pledge, sugar and piney. Nice aromatic bouquet.

Delightful balance of malt and hop. Dank and catty In the middle and piney resin in the back. Rather a safe attempt ie. missing some pizzaz or sparkle.

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Overall a solid IPA. I believe it needs more a fruit flavor approach and less malt. The nose is great and then I'm expecting the taste to follow and it don't happen. About as fresh as can be and it's local so why the hell not. Good backyard BBQ quaff that wouldn't offend say the BMC locals.

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Anti-Hero from Revolution Brewing Company
92 out of 100 based on 1,199 ratings.