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Heavy Machinery Double IPA - Austin Beerworks

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Heavy Machinery Double IPAHeavy Machinery Double IPA

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

147 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 147
Reviews: 17
rAvg: 4.22
pDev: 9.72%
Wants: 26
Gots: 3 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Austin Beerworks visit their website
Texas, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  10.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: htdoerge on 06-06-2013)
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ptickle

Texas

4.25/5  rDev +0.7%

04-27-2014 01:13:46 | More by ptickle
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Tiernan

Texas

5/5  rDev +18.5%

06-11-2013 21:42:34 | More by Tiernan
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johnrkell

Texas

4/5  rDev -5.2%

07-23-2013 21:37:50 | More by johnrkell
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ehammond1


4.33/5  rDev +2.6%

Can (2013)

Acquired via trade
Thanks, wagenvolks and xpimptastikx!

I'm not going to write a long review because I'm just going to kick my feet up and enjoy this fantastic DIPA. Without a doubt, the best DIPA I've had from the Midwest/South/Texas...whatever you want to call it. This stuff is super tasty and smells just as good: tons of grapefruit, pine, big bitterness, but really drinkable. I love this beer!

06-29-2013 04:55:17 | More by ehammond1
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Dello

Texas

4.5/5  rDev +6.6%

07-16-2014 22:56:27 | More by Dello
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stereosforgeeks

Virginia

4.25/5  rDev +0.7%

12-17-2013 03:12:47 | More by stereosforgeeks
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StuporJew

Texas

3.84/5  rDev -9%

Poured from the can, into a Imperial pint glass.

A - Pours a somewhat murky copper, with a 1-finger head, with great retention.
Each sip leaves huge amounts of feathery lacing on the glass, marking the level of where your beer was before the last sip. Great looking stuff!

S - Light nips of Mango, apricot, and lime pith, chased by bright hints of warming alcohol. The malt takes a back seat to the zippyness of the hops, but isn't completely out of the picture. A light, bready quality emerges as the beer warms up. HUZZAH!

T - A kiss of dried grapefruit greets the palate, as well as the familiar notes of apricot and mango. The dry malt-flavors compliment the slightly bitter hop-profile as well. This beer is complex, and somewhat creamy, in a way... kind of a head-scratcher. But I like it, so there's that, I suppose.

M - As mentioned above, creamy, with a bright acidity that helps to push the flavors across the palate, and a good bit of warming alcohol to boot. If you like Ruination, or 90-Minute, this beer is for you!

O - Not my favorite DIPA, but undoubtably a good one. If you can get your hands on one, grab it NOW. If not, I feel bad for you son, I got 30 beers in my fridge, and this IS one...
Cheers!

08-18-2013 01:15:27 | More by StuporJew
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javlin624

Texas

3/5  rDev -28.9%

03-16-2014 21:19:35 | More by javlin624
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ChrisL24481

New Hampshire

4.21/5  rDev -0.2%

Poured a nice, golden sunrise orange with a half inch white head. The head dissipates leaving some lacing on the glass. Smells of pine, resin, grapefruit and orange. The taste starts with a piney earthiness, slight citrus fruits, then ends with an intense bitterness. It leaves a nice fruity aftertaste. Medium body and flavorful on the finish. Solid offering from the Lone Star state.

04-15-2014 00:09:57 | More by ChrisL24481
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zonker17

Texas

4.5/5  rDev +6.6%

06-14-2013 04:02:11 | More by zonker17
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BKotch

Texas

4.25/5  rDev +0.7%

04-11-2014 20:45:21 | More by BKotch
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JamLand

Hawaii

4/5  rDev -5.2%

03-12-2014 01:16:33 | More by JamLand
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GRG1313

California

3.75/5  rDev -11.1%

07-07-2013 00:07:01 | More by GRG1313
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Texas

4.75/5  rDev +12.6%

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humpty1602

Texas

3.75/5  rDev -11.1%

03-11-2014 23:25:27 | More by humpty1602
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kbuzz

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -11.1%

03-19-2014 00:53:10 | More by kbuzz
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dvmin98

North Carolina

3.63/5  rDev -14%

Extra from a trade with Videofrog. Thanks man!

Split the can with a buddy, so poured half into a glass. Nice amber color (it was dark outside in the back so not 100% sure its full appearance). Decent head with some lacing

Smells of musty hops

Taste was kinda sweaty, like my ex's vag (not a bad thing). Kinda lingered for a few.

Mouthfeel was good. Decent oily hops and resin. Good body and carbonation

Overall, not bad, but I've had better DIPAs (and better vag's)

08-24-2013 03:46:45 | More by dvmin98
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mkirkland80

Virginia

4.25/5  rDev +0.7%

04-28-2014 21:55:34 | More by mkirkland80
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CRJMellor

Arkansas

4.5/5  rDev +6.6%

01-19-2014 23:35:37 | More by CRJMellor
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ChristianT

Texas

4.5/5  rDev +6.6%

07-12-2014 21:21:22 | More by ChristianT
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enelson

Illinois

4/5  rDev -5.2%

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PatB1987

Illinois

4.5/5  rDev +6.6%

06-11-2014 16:17:36 | More by PatB1987
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Hdredfern

Texas

4.75/5  rDev +12.6%

06-16-2013 02:57:34 | More by Hdredfern
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jeisemann26

Texas

4.5/5  rDev +6.6%

07-13-2014 21:58:36 | More by jeisemann26
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Big_Dave

Texas

3.75/5  rDev -11.1%

08-06-2014 07:58:19 | More by Big_Dave
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Heavy Machinery Double IPA from Austin Beerworks
93 out of 100 based on 147 ratings.