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Dank IPA - Dad & Dude's Breweria

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Dank IPADank IPA

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BA SCORE
85
very good

48 Ratings
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Ratings: 48
Reviews: 14
rAvg: 3.79
pDev: 15.83%
Wants: 3
Gots: 5 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Dad & Dude's Breweria visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: jmkratt on 04-19-2011)
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jhc01

Colorado

1.73/5  rDev -54.4%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 2

My second Dad & Dude's beer. Served in a pint glass.

Very hazy with heavy sediment swirling in the glass. The server said it was due to over carbonation. Hmmmm...

Very little hop aroma. Needs more for an IPA.

Taste was very bitter and grainy. Felt bad but I sent it back.

Tasted like a bad home brew. A little disappointed but I will give them the benefit of the doubt and keep trying their beers. The other beer I had from them was pretty good. Hopefully this was just a bad batch.

Serving type: on-tap

12-04-2011 03:00:22 | More by jhc01
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MinorThreat

Nebraska

3/5  rDev -20.8%

05-16-2013 00:29:03 | More by MinorThreat
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BringbakFavre

Colorado

3/5  rDev -20.8%

05-15-2014 15:15:52 | More by BringbakFavre
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peteh2112

Colorado

3/5  rDev -20.8%

07-28-2014 03:47:46 | More by peteh2112
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Moose90

Colorado

3.03/5  rDev -20.1%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3.25

No obvious date code on this one.

A – Head is nearly non-existent, lacing left is thin and light.

S – Piney, metallic, and earthy. Light citrus notes, lemon, lime, and not much else. Pretty meh.

T – Bitter hop characteristics, some floral hops as well, a little citrus, and some pine, nothing too complex.

M – Clean and almost crisp, has a bit of a lingering sticky sweetness to it.

O – Not bad, not great, good IPA, but nothing remarkable here.

Serving type: can

02-18-2013 01:37:16 | More by Moose90
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Beaver13

Colorado

3.13/5  rDev -17.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3 | feel: 2 | overall: 3

16 oz can. Pours a slightly hazy light copper amber with a smallish off-white head that quickly goes to a thin film that leaves a little lacing.

The aroma is sweet caramel / crystal malts with fruity, piney hops.

The flavor is sweet caramel / crystal malts with sugary fruits and a big bitter resiny, almost charred, hop finish. The mouthfeel is light to medium bodied with low carbonation and is a bit watery.

Overall, it's not well blended - very sweet, extract-like with a big bitter finish.

Serving type: can

10-25-2012 22:54:32 | More by Beaver13
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crobinso

Colorado

3.25/5  rDev -14.2%

12-03-2012 13:08:17 | More by crobinso
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pisano

Massachusetts

3.25/5  rDev -14.2%

06-19-2014 00:24:56 | More by pisano
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Davihaw

Illinois

3.25/5  rDev -14.2%

01-05-2013 06:48:05 | More by Davihaw
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JoeyBeerBelly

New York

3.35/5  rDev -11.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

16oz can served in a standard pint glass.

L - lightly hazed copper color with a white head that thinned but still left a sheet of sticky lacing.

S - around the rim of the can it reads, "citrusy - piney - floral - resiny - dank". Smells mostly like pine resin to me.

T - pine resin with a hint of a medicinal taste before a mix of bitterness and sticky sweetness finish things off.

F - medium bodied with mild carbonation.

O - fair example of the style.

Serving type: can

02-17-2013 21:10:27 | More by JoeyBeerBelly
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KajII

North Carolina

3.38/5  rDev -10.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

[Suggested Glassware: Tulip Glass]

The pour was a hazy reddish orange with an average (1-2 finger) off white frothy head that was mostly lasting, reducing to a thin cap with good sheets of streaky lacing.

The aroma was of a light biscuit malt, pine hops and a moldy yeast with notes of caramel, citrus (grapefruit and orange peel) and a light fruity ester.

The taste was mildly malty and a tad sweet with a hint of caramel and a slight fruitiness early on, and then become moderately hoppy with shot of grapefruit and a bitter citrus peel finish. The flavor hung on for a good long time proceeding the swallow with a bitter citrus peel taste left lying on the taste buds.

Mouthfeel was just past light in body and extremely dry in texture with a carbonation that was just past medium.

Overall this was a very tasty IPA, with a strong bitter hoppy presence that was offset nicely by a mild fruity sweetness...

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Serving type: can

12-31-2012 18:24:01 | More by KajII
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oline73

Maryland

3.39/5  rDev -10.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Poured from the can into a Chimay goblet.

The beer pours a darker amber than your average IPA. It is just a bit cloudy and doesn't have quite enough head. The hop profile is intense with a bitterness that is a bit heavy. I'm getting some pine and citrus peel, but the finish is just bitter. There is some malt in the background, but it is overshadowed by the hop bitterness. This isn't overly impressive, but it's a pretty good beer.

Serving type: can

01-28-2013 00:24:09 | More by oline73
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hiphopj5

Colorado

3.5/5  rDev -7.7%

10-11-2012 15:08:42 | More by hiphopj5
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carteravebrew

Colorado

3.5/5  rDev -7.7%

09-22-2012 18:00:06 | More by carteravebrew
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eawolff99

Colorado

3.5/5  rDev -7.7%

03-18-2013 04:40:51 | More by eawolff99
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CoryR

Oregon

3.5/5  rDev -7.7%

10-22-2012 03:49:06 | More by CoryR
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wtkphoto

Texas

3.5/5  rDev -7.7%

06-16-2014 16:59:57 | More by wtkphoto
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XmnwildX12

Minnesota

3.5/5  rDev -7.7%

11-22-2013 15:02:04 | More by XmnwildX12
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nicholsbrewing

Colorado

3.63/5  rDev -4.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

A- Deep pumpkin orange with light, light auburn hue when held to the light. Soft, small white head that disappears rather quickly. Spider web builds on the top of the beer, light lacing on the glass. The head was uninspiring, but the color is magnificent.

S- The name describes the aroma, DANK. Light floral notes with some bright citrus. Big old pine notes dominate the hop aroma. There is just the slightest touch of some sweet malt in there. Pretty good, reminds me of the aroma from Odell IPA.

T- The taste is good. Piney hops jump off first followed by some light grapefruit. Maybe a little caramel in the back end. Smal lingering hop flavor. The flavor comes up a little short of the aroma, but not bad. No booze detectable. Not much bitterness.

M- Light, crisp, and higher in carbonation. Lighter in body. Carbonation opens up the hop aroma but almost makes this beer a little to "bubbly".

O- This is a good IPA. To be honest, this is better than i expected, not sure why. The bitterness is a little low for an IPA and it might be a little over carbonated, but the "dank" character is fitting and makes for a delicious hop-centric brew.

Serving type: can

10-04-2012 03:46:48 | More by nicholsbrewing
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mactrail

Washington

3.65/5  rDev -3.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 4

Lots of carbonation and a pleasant prickle on the tongue. The head dissipates after a while, so making a few pours rather than one pintful seems to work better. Yellow amber in the glass.

Quite a full, rich mouthful of hops. Rather mellow and bright. I wouldn't call it dank at all. Expansive flowery and fruity hop flavors with aromas to match. Tangy but not acidic. Plenty of bitterness as you sip, but it doesn't dominate the fruity flavors. Even a nice touch of biscuity malt comes through. All in all, a highly drinkable and flavorful IPA.

From the 16 oz can bought at Mayfair Liquor in Denver. Label says 6.5%. It also says "brewed and canned by Prost Brewing Co." but "distributed by Dude's Brews."

Serving type: can

11-18-2012 05:27:38 | More by mactrail
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StonedTrippin

Colorado

3.68/5  rDev -2.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

a nice can of beer. pours a deep coppery orange brown color with an average white head on it. it smells more of an english ipa, malty and sweeter than a lot of american incarnations, bu the hops are definitely there. piney mostly, but some lighter citrus as well. the flavor matches pretty well with the nose, although the malts are less pronounced, and the sweetness isnt really there. the finish is bitter and clean, refreshing but somehow filling at the same time. a 16oz. can of this is just about right, and a 4 pack is the perfect serving size. feel is about average for an american ipa, medium bodied and well carbonated but not over the top. a little more carbonation might actually make me like this better. overall another solid local ipa, and you cant beat the price.

Serving type: can

10-13-2012 05:32:09 | More by StonedTrippin
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Sammy

Ontario (Canada)

3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

07-28-2013 03:12:37 | More by Sammy
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Taperwookie

Colorado

3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

03-19-2014 04:59:11 | More by Taperwookie
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StubFaceJoe

Colorado

3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

02-02-2013 22:53:32 | More by StubFaceJoe
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Mebuzzard

Colorado

3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

01-29-2013 07:47:07 | More by Mebuzzard
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Dank IPA from Dad & Dude's Breweria
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