1. The wait is over! Download the BeerAdvocate app on iTunes or Google Play now.
  2. Get 12 issues / year of BeerAdvocate magazine for only $9.99!

Melvin IPA - Thai Me Up / Melvin Brewing

Not Rated.
Melvin IPA
No picture uploaded.
Have one? Upload it now.
BA SCORE
93
outstanding

28 Ratings
THE BROS
-
no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 28
Reviews: 4
rAvg: 4.31
pDev: 7.89%
Wants: 13
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Thai Me Up / Melvin Brewing visit their website
Wyoming, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
West coast style with secret hops and a fresh blast of citrus. 80 IBUs

(Beer added by: Bitterbill on 10-19-2010)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Usefulness | Recent | High | Low | Top Raters
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50  | next › last »
Ratings: 28 | Reviews: 4 | Display Reviews Only:
Reviews by bumchilly25:
Photo of bumchilly25
4.25/5  rDev -1.4%

bumchilly25, Mar 28, 2014
More User Reviews:
Photo of williamjbauer
4.5/5  rDev +4.4%

williamjbauer, Aug 07, 2013
Photo of rudylaw
4.5/5  rDev +4.4%

rudylaw, Nov 05, 2013
Photo of mdaschaf
4.2/5  rDev -2.6%

Had on tap at Thai Me Up. Review from notes.

A: Pours a darker copper color with a small off-white head on top, decent retention and lacing.

S: Wow, extremely fruity. Lots of citrus and tropical fruits, pineapple, grapefruit, and papaya.

T: Very similar to the aroma, just a blast of tropical fruits, chiefly grapefruit, pineapple, tangerine.

M: Medium bodied with smooth mouthfeel. Very easy drinking.

O: A really nice beer, tons of citrus fruit which is something I am always looking for.

mdaschaf, Dec 28, 2012
Photo of claaark13
4/5  rDev -7.2%

claaark13, Jun 11, 2014
Photo of Gobigvt7
4.33/5  rDev +0.5%

Fresh growler, opened in Portland Oregon.

A - Pours straw colored with amber edges, a thin but frothy white foam on top. Crystal.

S - Bruleed grapefruit, kumquat, resinous pine, & sweet biscuit.

T - Tight, bright and bitter, grapefruit pith, lemon, long lingering bitterness.

M - A nice, even body with surprising carbonation, given the growler transport.

O - A very tasty, well-executed rendition of the style. Next Level, I'd say. Glad I got to try it!

Gobigvt7, Mar 08, 2014
Photo of spark3148857
4.75/5  rDev +10.2%

spark3148857, Jul 18, 2012
Photo of LotsofLupulin
4.5/5  rDev +4.4%

LotsofLupulin, Oct 11, 2013
Photo of claspada
4.5/5  rDev +4.4%

claspada, May 07, 2013
Photo of kdown
4.25/5  rDev -1.4%

kdown, Jun 09, 2014
Photo of outoffocus
4.5/5  rDev +4.4%

outoffocus, Dec 31, 2013
Photo of SocalKicks
4/5  rDev -7.2%

SocalKicks, Oct 12, 2013
Photo of Mebuzzard
4.5/5  rDev +4.4%

Mebuzzard, Oct 13, 2013
Photo of Adamostella
4.5/5  rDev +4.4%

Adamostella, Oct 12, 2013
Photo of belgbeerdrinker
3.75/5  rDev -13%

belgbeerdrinker, Oct 10, 2013
Photo of casapy
3.5/5  rDev -18.8%

casapy, Dec 04, 2012
Photo of eawolff99
4.5/5  rDev +4.4%

eawolff99, Oct 10, 2013
Photo of Cazlo
4.5/5  rDev +4.4%

Cazlo, Sep 15, 2013
Photo of Siriusfisherman
4.34/5  rDev +0.7%

L: Clear amber/gold with a touch of haze. Good lacing, not much head, but that was likely due to the pour.

A: Big, sweet citrus/floral hops, pretty fruity. A slight maltiness is also present, but mainly hops.

T/M: Smooth bitterness upfront, moves into big sweet citrus with grassy pine complexities. The malt is subtle but provides just enough backbone to keep things in check. Smooth mouthfeel and moderate carbonation lead to great drinkability, especially for the abv.

Overall, a great hoppy treat. Good complexity and balance, and a really fruity citrus hop character. I love getting this beer when I come to Jackson.

Siriusfisherman, May 08, 2013
Photo of Williaar
4.5/5  rDev +4.4%

Williaar, Apr 13, 2014
Photo of Thansen44
4.95/5  rDev +14.8%

Had this beer on-tap at Thai me Up Restaurant in Jackson Hole, WY.

Appearance- It poured a light copper color into a 16oz glass and retained a minimal head.

Smell- Intense hoppy floral aroma

Taste- Amazing hops, hops, hops, with a zesty crisp finish

Mouthfeel- Subtle carbonation with a smooth buttery texture

Drinkability- Though the minimal head and subtle carb. may lead you to think this beer is sub par; it's not! Never have I experienced such a magnificent IPA. The hops and citrus notes leave your palette wanting more. Delicious!

Thansen44, Jan 07, 2011
Photo of CheapBeerBuzz
4.75/5  rDev +10.2%

CheapBeerBuzz, Jun 25, 2012
Photo of Nathanbolin
4.25/5  rDev -1.4%

Nathanbolin, Jun 09, 2014
Photo of beertunes
3.5/5  rDev -18.8%

beertunes, Apr 02, 2014
Photo of ToddKehoe
4.5/5  rDev +4.4%

ToddKehoe, Apr 14, 2014
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50  | next › last »
Melvin IPA from Thai Me Up / Melvin Brewing
93 out of 100 based on 28 ratings.