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Threadless IPA - Finch's Beer Co.

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Threadless IPAThreadless IPA

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451 Ratings
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Ratings: 451
Reviews: 101
rAvg: 3.55
pDev: 12.96%
Wants: 5
Gots: 22 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Finch's Beer Co. visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Our Threadless/Finch collaboration IPA is a balanced experience of both perceived hoppiness and true bitterness. It pours a darker amber color and finishes with a citrus flavor, and when combined, will require this to be the last IPA you ever drink! Well, maybe, we realize you will probably drink more, but the result of this recipe clearly evolves into a very balanced IPA. The grain bill on this big pale includes melanoidin and Victory malts. We hop it up before the boil starts with some Columbus first wort hopping, then add a bunch more for bittering.

(Beer added by: emerge077 on 06-22-2011)
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I purchased a 4 pack of these this weekend. I have about one nice beer each evening. Tonight, my third pint of the four pack. Sampled today with some Lays Flamin' Hot Potato Chips - a good combo. This beer has some strong flavor and is very similar to other offerings from Finch's. It reminds me of a Rye. So, I like it but I think I like "Cutthroat" a little better (which is a little less harsh but similar). This is not as hopped as I would expect or maybe its just the other strong flavors that dominate the normally floral essence of a good IPA. So.. Color=Ale color(amber..surprise!) suds = check! Lacing= who cares what are we like ladies or snobs? Mouth feel= liquidy with some foamyness lkinda like beer (oh, yeah). Overall I like it, but it is just alittle to dry on the palate and I think I will probably not return to it any time soon. It was, however, worth a try and actually pretty interesting.

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Threadless IPA from Finch's Beer Co.
81 out of 100 based on 451 ratings.