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Hop Syndrome Lager - Epic Brewing Company

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177 Ratings
very good

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Ratings: 177
Reviews: 59
rAvg: 3.52
pDev: 11.65%
Wants: 6
Gots: 8 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Epic Brewing Company visit their website
Utah, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Lager |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
A deliciously hoppy lager, this clean, spicy, yet fruity addition to the Exponential series is sure to quench your summer palate just right!

(Beer added by: Viciousknishs on 07-21-2011)
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3/5  rDev -14.8%

LucasShrugged, Jul 17, 2014
Photo of Spider_Jerusalem
3.98/5  rDev +13.1%

A nice summer time beer for hop heads! I love the bright hoppy flavors paired with such a light and effervescent pils. Certainly not the most authentic beer, but definitely worth a try if you like hops and are looking for a refreshing, low-alcohol alternative to IPA. Like most light lagers, it is a bit underrated on BA because too many people have hang ups about this style. Just because something is in the same family as a PBR or Bud doesn't mean it's bad!

Spider_Jerusalem, Jul 07, 2014
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4/5  rDev +13.6%

reizorc, Jul 03, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +6.5%

spoony, Jun 30, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -7.7%

hilgart1, Jun 28, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +6.5%

Modernrickk, Jun 26, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -0.6%

milletc, Jun 23, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -0.6%

mrcraft, Jun 23, 2014
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3/5  rDev -14.8%

Whiskeydeez, Jun 23, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +6.5%

wonothesane42, Jun 21, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -0.6%

sparx1100, Jun 20, 2014
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4/5  rDev +13.6%

nickfl, Jun 18, 2014
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4/5  rDev +13.6%

kylehay2004, Jun 18, 2014
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4/5  rDev +13.6%

Lovely85, Jun 18, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -7.7%

JVoyager, Jun 17, 2014
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4/5  rDev +13.6%

Wiz99, Jun 16, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -0.6%

famous_mortimur, Jun 14, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -7.7%

tabascosigned, Jun 13, 2014
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2.75/5  rDev -21.9%

Rhettroactive, Jun 12, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -0.6%

capnamerica, Jun 09, 2014
Photo of Ri0
3.93/5  rDev +11.6%

poured 12oz can into snifter.

A - Straw yellow in color with a 2 finger white creamy head. Decent retention and lacing.

S - A nice mix of earthy, grassy hops, grainy, and light lemons dominate the nose. I pick up hints of another fruit like aroma.

T - The hops are earthy, grassy, with a mild herbal, strawberry like flavor that really brings it together. Notes of some light grain, citrus, and lemon zest on the finish.

M - Light body, crisp, smooth finish with good carbonation. Great brew to drink in the summer.

O - This was a fun lager style beer to drink that has some distinct and unique flavors. I thought that they all came together really well and could enjoy this beer any hot day.

Ri0, Jun 09, 2014
Photo of Zorro
3.89/5  rDev +10.5%

Clear yellow nearing gold colored beer with a good sized snow white colored head.

I can smell this from 3 feet away. Strong spicy noble hop aroma. Abundant saffron and hay with lemon, herb and a slightly soapy scent. Slight sour scent with soda cracker and a little honeysuckle.

Starts out stoutly hopped and semi dry. Saffron and grass come on strong and it is rather spicy. Good level of bitterness. Tasty and stoutly hopped Pilsner. Yes I know it says "Lager" but it is stronger flavored than that.

Mouthfeel is a little light.

Overall this is a super tasty Pils from the heart of Mormon Country.

Zorro, Jun 08, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -0.6%

Haybeerman, Jun 08, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +6.5%

Benish, Jun 07, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -0.6%

Latarnik, May 28, 2014
Hop Syndrome Lager from Epic Brewing Company
80 out of 100 based on 177 ratings.