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1492 IPA - Toppling Goliath Brewing Company

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1492 IPA
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90
outstanding

66 Ratings
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Ratings: 66
Reviews: 8
rAvg: 4.09
pDev: 11.74%
Wants: 2
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Toppling Goliath Brewing Company visit their website
Iowa, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
Single-hop IPA showcasing the Columbus hop.

45 IBU

(Beer added by: Pintofbrown on 12-13-2011)
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iowapat

Iowa

1/5  rDev -75.6%

01-26-2012 23:21:19 | More by iowapat
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bashiba

Iowa

3/5  rDev -26.7%

05-07-2012 14:49:36 | More by bashiba
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mnredsoxfan69

Minnesota

3.25/5  rDev -20.5%

06-15-2014 06:23:08 | More by mnredsoxfan69
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NotACommunist

South Carolina

3.75/5  rDev -8.3%

12-20-2012 23:45:23 | More by NotACommunist
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mattafett

Iowa

3.75/5  rDev -8.3%

07-27-2014 02:44:00 | More by mattafett
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Iowacraft

Iowa

3.75/5  rDev -8.3%

04-12-2012 00:56:10 | More by Iowacraft
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mothman

United Kingdom (Wales)

3.93/5  rDev -3.9%

White head with some lace. Color is a hazed sunset yellow.

Flavor profile: dank and weedy. Very fresh. A bit of an onion flavor. Some floral notes, but not fruity or tropical. Some bready malts.

Mouthfeel: bitter and sticky. Medium bodied. Ends with a little hop resiny flavor.

Overall, a good Colombus hopped ipa. Not overly oniony which is good. Easy drinking.

05-03-2014 16:43:13 | More by mothman
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gatornation

Minnesota

3.96/5  rDev -3.2%

A-pours a cloudy apricot color with a small fresh white head small amount of lacing i like the look of this brew
S-dank herbal smells with citrus some bready malts
T-dank herbs and dank hops a mixture of more citrus hops a touch of onion,veg herb on the back end
M-medium carbonation with hop resins and prickly bitterness on the finish
O-another solid single hop IPA from TG this one has a nice brooding dankness about with just the right amount of malt and bitterness

05-03-2014 19:06:39 | More by gatornation
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bpfrush

Wisconsin

4/5  rDev -2.2%

05-05-2014 01:48:27 | More by bpfrush
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rudylaw

Illinois

4/5  rDev -2.2%

05-21-2014 19:09:47 | More by rudylaw
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roostor07

Minnesota

4/5  rDev -2.2%

06-02-2014 01:01:54 | More by roostor07
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theminutemen

Missouri

4/5  rDev -2.2%

12-18-2011 02:55:07 | More by theminutemen
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Beestin

Iowa

4/5  rDev -2.2%

06-01-2014 15:39:08 | More by Beestin
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Hopsiam14

Minnesota

4/5  rDev -2.2%

05-03-2014 19:41:03 | More by Hopsiam14
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bencolvin

Minnesota

4/5  rDev -2.2%

05-19-2014 02:35:32 | More by bencolvin
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kenzilka007

Minnesota

4/5  rDev -2.2%

05-28-2014 02:38:44 | More by kenzilka007
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jwc215

Wisconsin

4/5  rDev -2.2%

Pours hazed golden. A thin head stays and leaves lacing.

The smell is of grapefruit with a hint of pine/resin.

The taste is of bitter grapefruit with some pine. A biscuity sweetness rounds it out. Just a touch of warming alcohol comes through. It has a refreshingly dry, long finish.

There is a bit of astringency at the start, but it soon mellows to a smooth texture. I almost lowered the feel slightly, but the carbonation level and the appropriate fullness more than make up for the slight astringency of the first few sips.

This is a pleasant hoppy brew. It showcases the Columbus hops well, with just enough malt to keep it all together. Another well-done hop-forward beer from Toppling Goliath!

05-09-2014 17:44:43 | More by jwc215
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Jeffrey2310

Minnesota

4/5  rDev -2.2%

06-29-2014 03:34:46 | More by Jeffrey2310
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martyl1000

Wisconsin

4/5  rDev -2.2%

05-05-2014 02:53:56 | More by martyl1000
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TheKOshow

Minnesota

4/5  rDev -2.2%

05-19-2014 19:15:20 | More by TheKOshow
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NathanFink

Iowa

4/5  rDev -2.2%

04-14-2013 15:04:01 | More by NathanFink
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JayCheG

Wisconsin

4/5  rDev -2.2%

05-07-2014 01:10:09 | More by JayCheG
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sprucetip

Alaska

4/5  rDev -2.2%

01-07-2012 03:42:53 | More by sprucetip
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YalovaIA

Iowa

4/5  rDev -2.2%

01-14-2013 05:15:24 | More by YalovaIA
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Ristaccia

Nebraska

4/5  rDev -2.2%

05-03-2014 23:18:34 | More by Ristaccia
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1492 IPA from Toppling Goliath Brewing Company
90 out of 100 based on 66 ratings.