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TV Party - Revolution Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
88
very good

120 Ratings
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Ratings: 120
Reviews: 23
rAvg: 3.93
pDev: 9.92%
Wants: 2
Gots: 4 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Revolution Brewing Company visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.60% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
Our rye IPA is clean and refreshing, brewed with 2-row malt and flaked rye for toasty, nutty undertones up front, but with a huge hop flavor and aroma from the Amarillo and Fuggle hops.

(Beer added by: Vonerichs on 01-18-2011)
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superspak

Michigan

3.9/5  rDev -0.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

22 ounce bottle into tulip glass, bottled on 1/23/2014. Pours fairly crystal clear deep gold color with a 2 finger dense off white head with good retention, that reduces to a small cap that lingers. Spotty soapy lacing clings around the glass. Aromas of big grapefruit, tangerine, pineapple, lemon zest, orange peel, floral, grass, pine, light toast, spicy rye and floral/grassy earthiness. Very nice aromas with bright citrus/grassy hops with moderate toast/rye malt presence; with good strength. Taste of big grapefruit, tangerine, pineapple, lemon zest, orange peel, floral, grass, pine, light toast, spicy rye, and floral/grassy earthiness. Good amount of grassy/pine bitterness on the finish; with lingering notes of grapefruit, tangerine, pineapple, lemon zest, orange peel, pine, light toast, spicy rye, and floral/grassy earthiness on the finish for a while. Very nice complexity and balance of juicy citrus/grassy hops and light-moderate toast/rye malt sweetness; with a great malt/bitterness balance and zero cloying flavors after the finish. Medium carbonation and body; with a smooth, crisp, and lightly sticky mouthfeel that is nice. Alcohol is well hidden with only a slight warming present after the finish. Overall this is a very nice rye IPA. All around good complexity and balance of juicy citrus/grassy hops with light-moderate toast/rye malt balance; and very smooth and crisp to drink for the ABV. A very enjoyable offering.

Serving type: bottle

07-13-2014 22:21:10 | More by superspak
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WVbeergeek

West Virginia

4.01/5  rDev +2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Pours a golden orange hue in the glass completely glowing with an off white head, which forms a rocky textured head fine speckled lacing. Aroma has a spicy rye note with citrus notes reigning supreme here. Flavor is packed full of citrus, a bit of honeydew melon, and big spicy rye in each sip...I love how they pulled off the rye with the pale malt base leaving behind the flavors I love in an IPA. Pear and peach tartness goes well with the malt notes coming through I'm impressed with the drinkability of this beer. Mouthfeel is medium bodied slightly resinous flows evenly with each sip. Overall I'm a fan of this beer it goes down smooth even carbonation big beer with velvet gloves I can respect that.

Serving type: bottle

07-09-2014 20:29:14 | More by WVbeergeek
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Azpittil57

Illinois

3.5/5  rDev -10.9%

06-05-2014 02:41:13 | More by Azpittil57
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cd34

Illinois

4/5  rDev +1.8%

05-27-2014 03:10:40 | More by cd34
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HuskyinPDX

Washington

3.8/5  rDev -3.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.75

Bottle opened on 3.20.14

A - Pours a hazy medium orange with a small light tan head.

S - Grassy hops, mild maltiness.

T - Lots of rye then some solid grassy-pine hops.

D - Good carbonation with a medium body. No bitterness.

O - Great hop balance with a good dose of rye.

Serving type: bottle

05-19-2014 05:06:27 | More by HuskyinPDX
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Kubrickx

Illinois

4/5  rDev +1.8%

05-18-2014 13:48:46 | More by Kubrickx
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Inglewood

Illinois

4/5  rDev +1.8%

04-28-2014 13:11:47 | More by Inglewood
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ChicagoShakeAndBake26

Illinois

4.75/5  rDev +20.9%

04-27-2014 17:32:18 | More by ChicagoShakeAndBake26
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Wiscodrinker

Wisconsin

4.25/5  rDev +8.1%

04-20-2014 23:57:10 | More by Wiscodrinker
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NorthSideSean

Illinois

4/5  rDev +1.8%

04-19-2014 16:13:31 | More by NorthSideSean
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JimmyFlatRock

Ohio

3.75/5  rDev -4.6%

04-19-2014 00:36:40 | More by JimmyFlatRock
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Farnswurth

Illinois

4/5  rDev +1.8%

04-18-2014 04:17:32 | More by Farnswurth
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gmendez1122

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev -4.6%

04-15-2014 19:56:11 | More by gmendez1122
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ohiobeer29

Ohio

2.25/5  rDev -42.7%

04-13-2014 22:41:04 | More by ohiobeer29
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NewGlarusFan

Illinois

4/5  rDev +1.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Had on tap in a pint glass at Irish TImes. I am not going to do the typical ASTMO review. It has a light rye taste up front then hop take over. Grassy, orange, burnt sugar, and a little astringent. It's a solid four. I honestly perfer FFF rye the tiger over this one, which is hard for me to say.

Serving type: on-tap

04-11-2014 13:49:24 | More by NewGlarusFan
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Tucquan

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -4.6%

04-05-2014 17:32:51 | More by Tucquan
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ethanmc12

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev +8.1%

04-02-2014 02:43:12 | More by ethanmc12
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facundoCNB

New Jersey

3.89/5  rDev -1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A clean golden pour with a finger if head which quickly dissipated. Smells like toasty bread and leafy greens.. A bit of caramel sweetness is in there too... And a bit nutty. The flavor is bitter up front with a sweet barley and toasty rye being the showcase here. A little sweet for a rye beer, and not as hoppy as I was hoping for but drinks very smoothly and feels session able even though the abv is high (but not present). Medium body with higher carbonation.
A tasty treat with a very cool name. We're gonna have a tv party tonight!

Serving type: bottle

03-29-2014 03:01:35 | More by facundoCNB
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koutkid41

Illinois

3.76/5  rDev -4.3%
look: 4.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 3.75

A: Rich clear copper with decent head that lingers around for a bit.

S: Faint rye spice with tropical fruit dominating (grapefruit, mango, pineapple, light tangerine). Some carbonic bite.

T: Some rye upfront with some tropical fruit. Bready rye in the finish. I get some metallic sensation too.

M: Crisp and easy to drink.

O: Pretty good but not too blown away.

Serving type: bottle

03-26-2014 21:36:31 | More by koutkid41
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krome

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev -4.6%

03-23-2014 23:59:05 | More by krome
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jgunther71

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev -4.6%

03-23-2014 23:39:34 | More by jgunther71
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tdmccarthy

Illinois

4/5  rDev +1.8%

03-21-2014 23:31:38 | More by tdmccarthy
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Gerasimos

Tennessee

3.75/5  rDev -4.6%

03-15-2014 23:01:58 | More by Gerasimos
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oso

Illinois

3.5/5  rDev -10.9%

03-13-2014 06:15:41 | More by oso
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beersdmf17

Illinois

4.5/5  rDev +14.5%

03-12-2014 15:58:09 | More by beersdmf17
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TV Party from Revolution Brewing Company
88 out of 100 based on 120 ratings.