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Naughty 90 - Toppling Goliath Brewing Company

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89
very good

200 Ratings
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Ratings: 200
Reviews: 15
rAvg: 3.97
pDev: 10.83%
Wants: 17
Gots: 7 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Toppling Goliath Brewing Company visit their website
Iowa, United States

Style | ABV
English India Pale Ale (IPA) |  6.20% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
Our Naughty 90 Oaked IPA was inspired by ocean bound, oak barreled brews of the 1800’s. Packed with hops on a 90-minute schedule, uniquely malted, then aged on a bed of oak, this IPA delivers a taste that is both innovative and timeless.

(Beer added by: FreshHawk on 11-15-2011)
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Ratings: 200 | Reviews: 15 | Display Reviews Only:
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3.75/5  rDev -5.5%

jbriggs7, Sep 07, 2014
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3.96/5  rDev -0.3%

leaversuch, Sep 06, 2014
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4/5  rDev +0.8%

mkirkland80, Sep 06, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -5.5%

Ben7773, Sep 06, 2014
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tourdot, Sep 06, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -5.5%

kingsuecac, Sep 05, 2014
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4.22/5  rDev +6.3%

Pours a beautiful, clear brown with a head that has some nice retention. Love the aroma on this one. Oaky/nutty/toasty/malty with just enough hop character coming through. Drinks super smooth with plenty of nuttiness and a nice smoky quality too. Mouthfeel is medium with medium carbonation, bringing the flavors together wonderfully. I was pleasantly surprised by this beer. Would readily drink it over and over again.

jbwimer, Sep 05, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +7.1%

The nose is smokey, nutty oakey and toasty, with some toasted biscuit, sorghum and sweet toffee. The flavor starts with a toffee flavored coffee taste. It then hints at a nutty pecan, smoke and chocolate before finishing with a bitter chocolate.

Nothing in the taste or aroma hints at this being an IPA of any sort, but this was a wonderful surprise and probably the best barrel aged IPAs I've ever had.

KYGunner, Sep 02, 2014
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4/5  rDev +0.8%

pascilla, Sep 01, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -5.5%

pmarlowe, Sep 01, 2014
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PassMeAZima, Sep 01, 2014
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3.3/5  rDev -16.9%

Bottle from the source, shared by RussianDragon. Many thanks.

The beer is amber with a thick, tan head. Aromas of bready malts, oak, alcohol, vanilla. The flavor is more akin to a light barleywine than an IPA. Little hop presence, with some chocolate notes and brown ale character. An interesting beer, but I have yet to find an oak aged IPA that I have truly enjoyed.

Huhzubendah, Sep 01, 2014
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3.88/5  rDev -2.3%

deebo, Sep 01, 2014
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Nolen12, Sep 01, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -5.5%

jtladner, Aug 31, 2014
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ygtbsm94, Aug 31, 2014
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elliott1184, Aug 30, 2014
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stouts4me, Aug 28, 2014
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BarrelAgedG, Aug 27, 2014
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geneseohawk, Aug 27, 2014
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Naughty 90 from Toppling Goliath Brewing Company
89 out of 100 based on 200 ratings.