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Anger - Greenbush Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
88
very good

333 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 333
Reviews: 61
rAvg: 3.95
pDev: 10.13%


Brewed by:
Greenbush Brewing Company visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
American Black Ale |  7.60% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: minterro on 07-21-2011)
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syntax

Michigan

4/5  rDev +1.3%

03-21-2013 20:31:18 | More by syntax
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Indiana

4.25/5  rDev +7.6%

04-17-2014 00:22:17 | More by Highstplz
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Le_HopHead

Illinois

3.5/5  rDev -11.4%

04-16-2014 01:09:12 | More by Le_HopHead
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Wisconsin

3.5/5  rDev -11.4%

04-09-2014 12:32:46 | More by Dactrius
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pkalix

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4.39/5  rDev +11.1%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

nice black with a tan-ish head on top....
smell is earthy and a bit bitter smelling.
nice porter mind of taste, moreso than a black IPA in my opinion. thick to a degree, chalky, musky and earthy bitterness. almost some espresso-like flavor, but not quite.
overall, a very decent brew but not sure which way they are trying to go with it. very good brew, but more of a porter, no? black IPA works too, I suppose but either way it tastes very good. a little thicker than I was expecting, cheers!

Serving type: bottle

04-06-2014 21:52:33 | More by pkalix
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MacStinson

Michigan

3.5/5  rDev -11.4%

04-05-2014 23:29:28 | More by MacStinson
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Michigan

3.5/5  rDev -11.4%

04-04-2014 22:39:16 | More by Filabee
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Boverhof3

Michigan

4/5  rDev +1.3%

03-30-2014 23:32:46 | More by Boverhof3
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emwild12

Illinois

4/5  rDev +1.3%

03-30-2014 16:02:12 | More by emwild12
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Dustin_A_Stoutdrinker

Michigan

4.25/5  rDev +7.6%

03-29-2014 20:47:41 | More by Dustin_A_Stoutdrinker
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Illinois

4/5  rDev +1.3%

03-28-2014 02:33:47 | More by creepinjeeper
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StoutItOutLoud

Illinois

4/5  rDev +1.3%

03-19-2014 01:23:38 | More by StoutItOutLoud
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KevinL

Michigan

4/5  rDev +1.3%

03-17-2014 18:02:45 | More by KevinL
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MajorBear

Michigan

4.25/5  rDev +7.6%

03-14-2014 22:17:23 | More by MajorBear
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Qbdoo

Illinois

3.83/5  rDev -3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.75

A really good beer but a definite near-miss. It is gorgeous for a black IPA. As dark as a porter and the mouthfeel is comparable to porters - thick and creamy and very appealing. The taste is solid but not outstanding for a black IPA. Everything is good but nothing stands out. Roasted malt, a bit of coffee, a strong but not particularly distinct hop presence in the taste and in the nose. It is a well balanced beer for this style, which is nice - many are not - but black IPAs - to me - should be bold and distinct. I like this beer a lot and think it would be a great summer beer when you're looking for something a bit heavier. It almost but doesn't quite blow me away. But the price is right: $9.99/six. This will make it a more likely choice for me.

Serving type: bottle

03-09-2014 03:40:06 | More by Qbdoo
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jduprey007

Michigan

4/5  rDev +1.3%

03-08-2014 22:39:55 | More by jduprey007
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Indiana

3.75/5  rDev -5.1%

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bschinelli

Illinois

4/5  rDev +1.3%

03-01-2014 19:00:20 | More by bschinelli
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Sean66

Illinois

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02-26-2014 00:27:56 | More by Sean66
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MDDMD

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +1.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A-dark brown black color with a nice light tan head and great lacing

S-dark malt, light coffee, cocoa, pine, herbal

T-dark roasted malt, coffee, cocoa, little citrus, pine, moderate bitter finish

F-medium body with moderate carbonation, crisp and smooth

O-solid black IPA, good flavors and enjoyable drinking

Serving type: bottle

02-21-2014 22:16:43 | More by MDDMD
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JVan

Illinois

4/5  rDev +1.3%

02-19-2014 15:30:55 | More by JVan
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cpetrone84

Pennsylvania

3.43/5  rDev -13.2%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Pour is dark brown, fairly right tan colored head. Nose has a decent amount of roast and some black licorice notes. Light char and a bit of citrus orange. Taste is even more char, heavy and dark roast, black malts, citrus and hops behind, lingering bitterness with strong lingering char. Strong carbonation on a light body, a bit slick on the back of the throat.

Serving type: bottle

02-18-2014 23:57:44 | More by cpetrone84
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jeffwright

Michigan

4/5  rDev +1.3%

02-16-2014 03:17:12 | More by jeffwright
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astronautjones

Michigan

3.75/5  rDev -5.1%

02-13-2014 22:35:22 | More by astronautjones
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Jay_Ulreich

Indiana

3.79/5  rDev -4.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

I dont really understand "Black IPAs" ....Theyre good, but I dont get it. Anyway, This beer is really good.
A- Aesome head retention. This is black as a porter. Nice lacing, a sure sign of a well crafted beer.
S- I smell the black patent(?) Malts and a dank piney floral hop aroma. Its quite nice, I almost smell licorice... interesting.
T- Matches the smell. I like it, I taste pretty much what I smelled, dank piney hops and dark malts. Its really a hopped up porter in my opinion, as for this style I think someone just messed up one time and said uhh its a black IPA, yeah thats it. Hah, some of the best things that happen are accidental. I like it though.
M- Outstanding. kinda chewy, full bodied, smooth, almost creamy, I love this.
Overall this is the best "Black IPA" Ive ever had. And Ive knocked back a few. Wortha try if youre into this sort of thing.

Cheers!

Serving type: bottle

02-12-2014 02:56:43 | More by Jay_Ulreich
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Anger from Greenbush Brewing Company
88 out of 100 based on 333 ratings.