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Hurricane Deck IPA - Figueroa Mountain Brewing Co.

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Hurricane Deck IPAHurricane Deck IPA

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BA SCORE
85
very good

111 Ratings
THE BROS
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no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 111
Reviews: 27
rAvg: 3.76
pDev: 13.83%
Wants: 1
Gots: 7 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Figueroa Mountain Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  8.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Jason on 06-28-2011)
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Reviews by whatthehull:
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whatthehull

California

3.63/5  rDev -3.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Tulip

A - a very nice deep red/copper, three finger off white/light tan lacing and some very sticky lacing

S - cinnamon, herbs, spices, fruity hops, smells of the tropics, very sugary like a caramelized brown sugar, pine, greens and wood

T - Very bitter up front, lots of spices, pine, soil, still very bitter in the middle, some fruity/earthy hops and more bitterness

M - Full bodied, medium minus balance, decent complexity, medium plus acidity and a very violently bitter start and finish

D/O - I LOVE BITTER and this beast is effing bitter. Has rad flavor lying underneath all that bitterness. Still very nice. The nose is lovely and the taste is the same just overly bitter. I do like this beer a lot, just missing the refreshment for me!

Final thought - great nose, just don't know if I want to pay $8 to make sure I didn't just get a bad batch. But the color and smell makes me think this is the top shelf of this ale

Serving type: bottle

07-02-2012 07:10:32 | More by whatthehull
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Freshness: Not indicated
Packaging: 12 oz. brown bottle, pry-cap
Glassware: Tulip glass
Purchased: Received from a friend

A: Hazy, dark amber colored beer sits under a small cream colored head. A nice sticky lace is formed on the glass although the head fades quickly.

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Hurricane Deck IPA from Figueroa Mountain Brewing Co.
85 out of 100 based on 111 ratings.