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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

4,668 Ratings
THE BROS
93
outstanding

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Ratings: 4,668
Reviews: 1,636
rAvg: 4.42
pDev: 9.28%
Wants: 1,704
Gots: 484 | 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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btorsdog

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4.5/5  rDev +1.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Cool Name - Cool label, love the artwork! Now lets kick the tires on this bad boy!
pours a deep almost burnt golden orange with a minimal short lived head, fair amount of lacing.
not a real pronounced smell on this one, kind of a ying-yang of sweetness and hops happening.
taste is interesting with the hops bitterness and the sweet maltiness battling the whole way down for control, in the end it's the alcohol that wins, with a nice splash of warmth at the very end.
decent mouth with a slight lingering effect that turns to a warm glow,nice!Moderate heaviness,low carbonation.
Could be REAL happy drinking these babies all day, nice tasting and with the warming alcohol effect would make for a great day! :D

Serving type: bottle

08-29-2010 00:47:42 | More by btorsdog
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Dreadnaught IPA from Three Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub
98 out of 100 based on 4,668 ratings.