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Dreadnaught IPA - Three Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub

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Dreadnaught IPADreadnaught IPA

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BA SCORE
98
world-class

4,573 Ratings
THE BROS
93
outstanding

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Ratings: 4,573
Reviews: 1,633
rAvg: 4.42
pDev: 9.28%
Wants: 1,697
Gots: 463 | FT: 20
Brewed by:
Three Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub visit their website
Indiana, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  9.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
9.5% ABV 99 IBUs - A hophead’s dream beer. This Imperial India Pale Ale has an opening salvo of mango, peach and citrus hop aromas that sit atop a pronounced caramel malt backbone. Although Dreadnaught is a strong and intensely hoppy ale, its complex flavor is both smooth and memorable.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 09-19-2001)
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StevieW

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4.35/5  rDev -1.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

22 oz bomber bottle. Purchased September '03 at Jungle Jim's in Cincinnati,OH. Consumed April 8, 2004.
Shiny dark copper color. Beautiful creamy biege head. Lots of hop generated bubbles. Visually Impressive. Perfect looking beer in the glass. Striking hop aromas at arms length. Sharp snappy cascade hop presence. Taste is snappy and dominated by grapefruit juice, bitter spruce tips like taste and full on hop snap balanced on a toasty biscuit malt backbone. Great flavors, balanced and everything you would expect in a great IPA. Balanced. Medium bodied, rich flavors, biting hop teeth. Puckering on the lips, and asks to be sampled and savored, yet perfectly refreshing.

Serving type: bottle

04-12-2004 23:49:21 | More by StevieW
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Dreadnaught IPA from Three Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub
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