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Terrapin Big Hoppy Monster - Terrapin Beer Company

Terrapin Big Hoppy MonsterTerrapin Big Hoppy Monster

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

825 Ratings
THE BROS
91
outstanding

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Ratings: 825
Reviews: 590
rAvg: 4.06
pDev: 10.84%


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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tr4nc3d

Kansas

3.43/5  rDev -15.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

12fl oz bottle poured into my pint glass

Appearance was that of of a dark copper like color(almost black looking, or dark brown) with a two inch slightly tan head. Good head retention with minimal lacing.

Aroma was that of a mix between malts and hops. Very slightly citrus smells try to show up with ruby grapefruit being the main one. Malts show up with caramel, toffee, biscuit and cracker like malts. Some alcohol can be detected in the aroma as well.

Taste upfront is that of a slightly citrus flavor, maybe tangerines. Following is an onslaught of malts with the likes of caramel and toffee being first, midway is cracker like malts and finishing is biscuit along with a hop bitterness

Mouthfeel is medium bodied with high carbonation.

Overall a decent beer worth trying once but nothing I would buy again

Serving type: bottle

06-28-2010 20:02:54 | More by tr4nc3d
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Terrapin Big Hoppy Monster from Terrapin Beer Company
91 out of 100 based on 825 ratings.