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Double Buckethead DIPA - Thirsty Planet Brewing Company

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Double Buckethead DIPA
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Reviews: 4
Hads: 26
Avg: 3.86
pDev: 25.13%
Wants: 0
Gots: 5 | FT: 0
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Thirsty Planet Brewing Company
Texas, United States | website

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA | 11.90% ABV

Availability: Rotating

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Beer added by: LittleDon on 05-20-2011

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A- A light orange brown color. Filtered but not clear. Off white head.
S- smells very rich and sweet. The hops are there, but mostly malts. Great smell, powerful, but not overpowering the sense.
T- A bit of a hop kick up front, but you can tell the malts are the real backbone of the beer. Tastes more like a fresh barely wine than most DIPAs. Sweet throughout.
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Double Buckethead DIPA from Thirsty Planet Brewing Company
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