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Double Galaxy - Hill Farmstead Brewery

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Double Galaxy
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BA SCORE
100
world-class

596 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

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Ratings: 596
Reviews: 146
rAvg: 4.59
pDev: 8.5%
Wants: 1,143
Gots: 13 | FT: 0
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)
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innuendobrewskiman63

New York

5/5  rDev +8.9%

04-16-2012 02:51:20 | More by innuendobrewskiman63
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jsilva

Massachusetts

5/5  rDev +8.9%

12-21-2011 00:25:13 | More by jsilva
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Rustle47

Massachusetts

5/5  rDev +8.9%

04-07-2013 12:21:40 | More by Rustle47
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hoppymcgee

Connecticut

5/5  rDev +8.9%

01-25-2012 02:42:46 | More by hoppymcgee
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gregshead

California

5/5  rDev +8.9%

11-17-2011 06:33:41 | More by gregshead
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RMoeNay

Connecticut

5/5  rDev +8.9%

02-15-2013 22:36:13 | More by RMoeNay
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rondufresne

Pennsylvania

5/5  rDev +8.9%

12-31-2011 16:56:29 | More by rondufresne
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CEDAMA

California

5/5  rDev +8.9%

01-31-2013 23:17:19 | More by CEDAMA
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Derekg

New Hampshire

5/5  rDev +8.9%

10-28-2012 18:53:47 | More by Derekg
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cameron_chapman

Vermont

5/5  rDev +8.9%

02-07-2013 04:36:05 | More by cameron_chapman
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EnronCFO

Massachusetts

5/5  rDev +8.9%

01-14-2012 21:57:07 | More by EnronCFO
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dmsohyea

California

5/5  rDev +8.9%

07-03-2013 23:42:46 | More by dmsohyea
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ASUBeer

North Carolina

5/5  rDev +8.9%

10-28-2012 00:17:22 | More by ASUBeer
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erha2

New York

5/5  rDev +8.9%

05-19-2012 01:02:40 | More by erha2
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BearsOnAcid

Massachusetts

5/5  rDev +8.9%

This is the beer I would take on a desert island.
This is the beer I would take on a camping trip.
This is the beer I would take tailgating.
This is the beer I would drink if I had 1 day left to live.
This is the beer I would fill a six pack with to represent my local breweries.
This is the beer I would pick as my answer to any other repost you see on the forum.

It's is presented to you with an enormous billowing head that just sits on top of the unfiltered golden beer like a barrier keeping you from drinking it. The more you want to try it the more head you have to endure.

I can remember the first time I stuck my face in the first bag of hops I bought. This reminds me of that day. It's like if I were to make a mask for my face out of passionfruit, citrus peels and used hops as glue then stuck it on my head. The inside of the mask is what this beer smells like.

It's amazing how much this one hop can acheive. Its high alphas can achieve a palate wrenching bitterness but the softer side of it lends dynamic flavor and a unique tropical aroma making you think that this is all impossible. This is the Macgyver of hops.

8%?! You have to be joking. The very mild carbonation lets you suck this down like its 2012. I can see Galaxy becoming trendy among brewers pretty quick. Much like the Citra craze that is happening now.

04-13-2011 17:16:30 | More by BearsOnAcid
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Kahuna

Rhode Island

5/5  rDev +8.9%

05-12-2014 13:29:02 | More by Kahuna
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frankthetank86

New York

5/5  rDev +8.9%

07-02-2013 19:24:24 | More by frankthetank86
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alalvarez75

New York

5/5  rDev +8.9%

11-14-2011 16:33:25 | More by alalvarez75
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Mag00n

New York

5/5  rDev +8.9%

02-26-2013 19:47:30 | More by Mag00n
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corysmith01

New York

5/5  rDev +8.9%

01-15-2014 19:24:47 | More by corysmith01
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cofeeguru

Minnesota

5/5  rDev +8.9%

03-05-2014 16:48:21 | More by cofeeguru
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BrianTheBrewer30

Massachusetts

5/5  rDev +8.9%

12-12-2011 10:28:32 | More by BrianTheBrewer30
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TMath524

New Hampshire

5/5  rDev +8.9%

03-27-2012 03:21:27 | More by TMath524
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DrinkingDrake

Massachusetts

5/5  rDev +8.9%

07-07-2013 14:54:05 | More by DrinkingDrake
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ladyivory

Massachusetts

5/5  rDev +8.9%

05-01-2014 13:44:29 | More by ladyivory
Double Galaxy from Hill Farmstead Brewery
100 out of 100 based on 596 ratings.