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Hoptologist DIPA - Knee Deep Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
88
very good

584 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 584
Reviews: 119
rAvg: 3.92
pDev: 12.24%
Wants: 24
Gots: 78 | FT: 4
Brewed by:
Knee Deep Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  9.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: kevanb on 12-03-2011)
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4/5  rDev +2%

For me this was a better drink in a lot of ways than was the hoparillo, which I found sweet and way too boozy. This one has a far different hop complexion, more bitter and abrasive, more challenging, just as long in the finish, and way less balanced. The abv here thankfully is irrelevant, and it ends up being the hop intensity that slows me down, not the strength. As sticky sappy as the other, just not loaded with grain and even maybe candy sugar, more traditional in that way. Yeast is solid here, cleaning up sugar well and putting just a slight fruity theme in there with the big boy hops. Even a touch of darker crystal malt gives this glass of suds some skeletal support. I am yet to be floored by these guys though, which given their reputation is now overdue

StonedTrippin, Wednesday at 06:43 AM
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3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

robgage, Wednesday at 03:48 AM
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3.84/5  rDev -2%

KlayWey, Wednesday at 03:42 AM
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3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

I've had better Double IPAs...

TATTSNSNAPBACKS, Tuesday at 03:53 PM
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3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

KnowYourCraft, Monday at 08:52 AM
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3.76/5  rDev -4.1%

Dbutera1282, Monday at 02:11 AM
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4.25/5  rDev +8.4%

IpaBeerDrinkers, Sep 13, 2014
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4/5  rDev +2%

jdelenikos89, Sep 13, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -10.7%

Talk about Hops. At first sniff , smells like " weed ". Period

Geomendes, Sep 12, 2014
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4.1/5  rDev +4.6%

jaydoc, Sep 12, 2014
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3.9/5  rDev -0.5%

Hohnbaum, Sep 12, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +8.4%

Sanchezrox23, Sep 11, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -10.7%

kruky, Sep 10, 2014
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3.8/5  rDev -3.1%

MickeyHops, Sep 09, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +8.4%

Brewhemoth, Sep 08, 2014
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4/5  rDev +2%

FLBeerGuy, Sep 08, 2014
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4.2/5  rDev +7.1%

Jamison85, Sep 06, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +8.4%

spw109, Sep 06, 2014
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5/5  rDev +27.6%

Drbrainfreeze, Sep 06, 2014
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3.68/5  rDev -6.1%

Eurso16, Sep 05, 2014
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3.85/5  rDev -1.8%

Toasted, bready, nutty, slightly floral, citrusy, dank. It's old, over 8 months. Onion surfaces late.

barczar, Sep 05, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +8.4%

SDRedDevil, Sep 03, 2014
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Hoptologist DIPA from Knee Deep Brewing Company
88 out of 100 based on 584 ratings.