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Double Galaxy - Hill Farmstead Brewery

Double Galaxy
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BA SCORE
100
world-class

556 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

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Ratings: 556
Reviews: 146
rAvg: 4.61
pDev: 6.72%


Brewed by:
Hill Farmstead Brewery visit their website
Vermont, United States

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

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
Imperial Single Hop IPA hopped exclusively with Galaxy.

(Beer added by: sisuspeed on 04-02-2011)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
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Reviews by codysjb:
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codysjb

Florida

4.33/5  rDev -6.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Hill Farmstead Galaxy
Poured from a HF growler which I bought on 3/21/2012 into my glass (date 4/11/12).
A: Pours a brown/orange with a large head. Cloudy but uniformly so.
S: Lemon zest, some pine and citrus notes. Overall a simple but great IPA smell.
T: Musty, some citrus and some hop very balanced and a little malty.
M: Hops and malt fills the mouth all of which are good and balanced.
O: A great IPA. It would have been better fresher, but no worries. I would drink this on a weekly basis the only problem is there really nothing that particularly seems to stand out to me and it’s way too far out of the way to buy this when nothing stands out.

Serving type: growler

04-12-2012 03:33:12 | More by codysjb
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Double Galaxy from Hill Farmstead Brewery
100 out of 100 based on 556 ratings.