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Full Throttle Double IPA - Sebago Brewing Company

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Full Throttle Double IPAFull Throttle Double IPA

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87
very good

170 Ratings
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Ratings: 170
Reviews: 103
rAvg: 3.86
pDev: 10.62%
Wants: 5
Gots: 6 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Sebago Brewing Company visit their website
United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  8.40% ABV

Availability: Spring

Notes/Commercial Description:
Big juicy American hops burst from this unfiltered deep amber ale. The caramel sweetness takes a backseat only to the abundance of citrusy, piney flavors and aromas. Dominated by Cascade, Centennial, Chinook and Falconer's Flight hops, our double IPA has been dry-hopped for over a month.

85 IBU

(Beer added by: ClockworkOrange on 01-07-2009)
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Ralphus

Ontario (Canada)

3.73/5  rDev -3.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

I received this as part of a trade - thanks to my east coast connection who had been down in the states recently.

It pours a very attractive orange amber colour which is quite cloudy. The quarter inch head soon dissapated to a slight ring of foam.

The smell is surprisingly slight for an IIPA of this strength. Some sweeter citrus fruit and apricots are found within.

The taste is nice but there's something about it which stops it from being really really good. It starts off with hops, sweet fruit and then transitions into a slightly overbitter almost burnt taste. While it has good complexity there is something a little strange which is hard to describe. Alcohol is well hidden.

Mouthfeel is smooth, slightly sticky and low on carbonation. Drinkability is about average.

Serving type: bottle
@ Sebago Brewing Company, 29 Elm St, Gorham

07-17-2009 00:34:35 | More by Ralphus
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@ Sebago Brewing Company, 29 Elm St, Gorham

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Full Throttle Double IPA from Sebago Brewing Company
87 out of 100 based on 170 ratings.