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Simtra - Knee Deep Brewing Company

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95
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1,452 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,452
Reviews: 231
rAvg: 4.29
pDev: 9.56%
Wants: 176
Gots: 172 | FT: 17
Brewed by:
Knee Deep Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  11.25% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: baggio on 02-12-2012)
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Photo of dar482
4.43/5  rDev +3.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

The beer comes in a clear amber color.

The aroma is a hop bomb of sweet tropical fruits, peaches, and then lots of grassiness, pine, dank qualities, cat pee, onion.

On the flavor, the beer has those sweet tropical fruits in the front of peaches, pineapple, and sweet grapefruit. There's a bit of a bready malt in the middle. The back then is then pine, herbal qualities, resin. A bit of sweetness lingers with that bitterness.

Alcohol hits gently throughout with warming as the beer goes down.

A well made triple IPA.

dar482, Aug 08, 2014
Photo of astronautjones
4.25/5  rDev -0.9%

astronautjones, Aug 08, 2014
Photo of odomosan
3.75/5  rDev -12.6%

odomosan, Aug 07, 2014
Photo of Sconi_tom
4.25/5  rDev -0.9%

Sconi_tom, Aug 07, 2014
Photo of Zack2ck
5/5  rDev +16.6%

Zack2ck, Aug 07, 2014
Photo of JRosolen
4.5/5  rDev +4.9%

JRosolen, Aug 06, 2014
Photo of JohnnieNepal
4/5  rDev -6.8%

JohnnieNepal, Aug 05, 2014
Photo of tikk
4.5/5  rDev +4.9%

tikk, Aug 05, 2014
Photo of atrocity
4/5  rDev -6.8%

atrocity, Aug 05, 2014
Photo of Chilly_E
4.25/5  rDev -0.9%

Chilly_E, Aug 03, 2014
Photo of tjdrewry
4/5  rDev -6.8%

tjdrewry, Aug 03, 2014
Photo of BigJohnShow
4.75/5  rDev +10.7%

BigJohnShow, Aug 03, 2014
Photo of Nosemajp
4/5  rDev -6.8%

Nosemajp, Aug 03, 2014
Photo of tommy5
4.25/5  rDev -0.9%

tommy5, Aug 03, 2014
Photo of kushlash23
4.5/5  rDev +4.9%

kushlash23, Aug 02, 2014
Photo of IBUQT
4.5/5  rDev +4.9%

IBUQT, Aug 02, 2014
Photo of tclipse
4.25/5  rDev -0.9%

tclipse, Aug 02, 2014
Photo of freewill35
4.5/5  rDev +4.9%

freewill35, Aug 01, 2014
Photo of roshambo26
4/5  rDev -6.8%

roshambo26, Aug 01, 2014
Photo of Huhzubendah
4.24/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

The beer is a murky yellow / orange with a soapy white head. Aromas of dank hops, resin, alcohol, pine. Sticky and sweet. Like sucking on a hopsicle. See what I did there? Aww yeah. Full bodied and palate coating. Certainly hop forward, but there is definitely a strong malt bill and noticeably above 10% abv. Full flavored. One could get f'd up right quick sippin' on Simtra. Tasty.

Huhzubendah, Jul 31, 2014
Photo of KlayWey
4.5/5  rDev +4.9%

KlayWey, Jul 30, 2014
Photo of ucsbmullet
3/5  rDev -30.1%

ucsbmullet, Jul 30, 2014
Photo of brendan4532
4.5/5  rDev +4.9%

brendan4532, Jul 29, 2014
Photo of Mike_Gentry
5/5  rDev +16.6%

Mike_Gentry, Jul 29, 2014
Photo of Omnium
3.69/5  rDev -14%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Bomber > Tulip Glass

A - Slightly hazed gold with a finger of fizzy white head, medium lacing.
S - Where's the aroma? I mean really, this literally just smells like alcohol with an acrid hop smell. Pine and some lemon zest, astringent for sure.
T - 131 IBU's is stupid, and the bitterness attests to that, sweet boozy malt, caramel, citrus.
M - Bitter chewy clingy thick and full, lots of burn.
O - After seeing everyone rant and rave on this beer, its a massive let down, hop booze in the worst form.

Omnium, Jul 29, 2014
Simtra from Knee Deep Brewing Company
95 out of 100 based on 1,452 ratings.