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Dreadnaught IPA - Three Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub

Dreadnaught IPADreadnaught IPA

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BA SCORE
98
world-class

4,254 Ratings
THE BROS
93
outstanding

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Ratings: 4254
Reviews: 1623
rAvg: 4.42
pDev: 9.5%


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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cvm4

Mississippi

4.33/5  rDev -2%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

A - Pours a bright citrus/golden in color with an eggshell head. The body is hazy and not clear for my bottle.

S - Lovely citrus hops peaking through. Can seem slightly candied but there's an array of pineapple, apricot, mango, etc. Very juicy.

T - Bitter hops to start off with and follow with a caramel malts. The citrus is there but somewhat candied because of the sweeter malts. Ends with a bitter finish.

M - Smooth, juicy, sticky... Good amount of carbonation to go with the medium bodied beer.

O - Really a well done Imperial IPA that hits all the right notes.

Serving type: bottle

06-06-2013 00:09:45 | More by cvm4
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Dreadnaught IPA from Three Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub
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