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Derailleur - Peg's Cantina & Brew Pub

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26 Ratings
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Ratings: 26
Reviews: 3
rAvg: 4.37
pDev: 8.01%
Wants: 0
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Peg's Cantina & Brew Pub visit their website
Florida, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  8.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: Alieniloquium on 02-08-2014

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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Ratings: 26 | Reviews: 3
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Photo of Alieniloquium
4.03/5  rDev -7.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

On tap at Cycle. Served in a snifter.

Appearance - Bright and very hazy orange body. Murky almost. Nice thick white head. Beautiful lacing. Wispy surface with a chunky collar.

Smell - Citrus hops. Orange and grapefruit. Some doughy sweet malts. A little bit of wheat, maybe?

Taste - Orange and pithy grapefruit. Oily orange peel hop flavor. Tastes like there could be wheat here too. A little bit grainy on top of the doughy sweetness. Low bitterness in the back.

Mouthfeel - Medium heavy. I expect a sweeter beer for the heft that this has. Almost creamy. Medium low carbonation.

Overall - Excellent, although lacking in something that makes it pop and distinguishes it from other excellent IPAs.

Photo of Mscanlon31
4.84/5  rDev +10.8%
look: 4.75 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.75

Really nice DIPA it's back on tap at the brewery

Photo of Stevedore
4/5  rDev -8.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Fresh crowler, served in a snifter 4/13/2015.

A- Darker orange, slightly hazy body, one finger white head, not much retention, good lacing.

S- Rich caramel and toffee, a fair amount of tropical fruit and resinous piney bitterness. It's smelling quite sweet which isn't a bad thing in of itself. The hops seem to have faded a bit from what I would expect fresh as it is a bit sweeter than expected, but it's a crowler so who knows.

F- Caramel, a bit of tropical fruit, plenty of pine bitterness, strong pale malt sweetness. It's a fairly sweet IIPA that delivers a good balance of hops; it's not too much of one or the other although I would consider the malt to be the bigger player here. Fair amount of fruitiness from the hops, but plenty of sweetness from the malt.

M- Medium bodied, good carbonation, about right for the style. Not difficult to drink. A tasty brew that is missing a bit of complexity and intensity but is overall executed reasonably well.

O- Solid IIPA, not one of the best from the brewery but it is good.

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Derailleur from Peg's Cantina & Brew Pub
93 out of 100 based on 26 ratings.