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Society & Solitude #5 - Hill Farmstead Brewery

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BA SCORE
100
world-class

686 Ratings
THE BROS
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no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 686
Reviews: 90
rAvg: 4.57
pDev: 6.35%
Wants: 263
Gots: 23 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Hill Farmstead Brewery visit their website
Vermont, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  7.80% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Brad007 on 09-23-2012)
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Luk13

Quebec (Canada)

4/5  rDev -12.5%

On tap. Very hazy gold pour, almost white, white head. Aroma is really quite fruity and pungent, lots of grapefruit, the hops are wet and sticky. Taste is fruity, not particularly bitter, very grapefruity - bitter and citrusy tart at once. Alcohol is not perceptible. Palate is lightly-med carbed with med body. Not my favourite from HF but definitly very good

10-14-2012 00:40:06 | More by Luk13
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Society & Solitude #5 from Hill Farmstead Brewery
100 out of 100 based on 686 ratings.