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Terrapin Big Hoppy Monster - Terrapin Beer Company

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

836 Ratings
THE BROS
91
outstanding

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Ratings: 836
Reviews: 590
rAvg: 4.06
pDev: 10.84%
Wants: 158
Gots: 35 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Terrapin Beer Company visit their website
Georgia, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Ale |  8.30% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

Imperial Red Ale.

(Beer added by: rajendra82 on 10-09-2004)
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AKBelgianBeast

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4.33/5  rDev +6.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Thanks to mikesgroove for this extra.

Pours a deep dark red with little head and decent lace. The nose is of hops and sweetness. First taste is suprisingly sweet. The sugar flavors in this is reminiscent of an american barleywine(just the sugary part), but more faded. The hop flavors a more subtle than I would have thought by the title, but are defenitely there. The finish is very smooth and has a slight grainy peppery tweak and leaves a creamy sugar note in your mouth. Mouthfeel is great, nice and viscous but not too thick. Drinkability is good, abv is well hidden. A good brew, but I think a slightly misleading title. wonderful.

Serving type: bottle

01-16-2008 03:11:20 | More by AKBelgianBeast
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Terrapin Big Hoppy Monster from Terrapin Beer Company
91 out of 100 based on 836 ratings.