1. The wait is over! Download the BeerAdvocate app on iTunes or Google Play now.
  2. Get 12 issues / year of BeerAdvocate magazine for only $9.99!

Dreadnaught IPA - Three Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub

Not Rated.
Dreadnaught IPADreadnaught IPA

Displayed for educational use only; do not reuse.
BA SCORE
98
world-class

4,577 Ratings
THE BROS
93
outstanding

(view ratings)
Ratings: 4,577
Reviews: 1,633
rAvg: 4.42
pDev: 9.28%
Wants: 1,696
Gots: 462 | FT: 19
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)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Ratings: 4,577 | Reviews: 1,633 | Display Reviews Only:
Reviews by rotsaruch:
Photo of rotsaruch
rotsaruch

Pennsylvania

4.72/5  rDev +6.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Had on draft 1/11/03. With an orange-amber glow and a medium to small, but sturdy tan head, this brew is "hop heaven." A perisitent string of lace was noticed from start to finish. The aroma consists of these waves of hops that entice you, but warn you that this brew is going to give that palate a workout. It didn't disappoint. This beautiful combination of a piney and critic hoppy taste were overwhelming at the start. But, a balanced mouthful of a creamy, malty, sweet finish, gave this brew a higher level of drinkability than I was unexpecting. This is definitely one delicious Imperial IPA.

Serving type: on-tap

01-12-2003 07:10:55 | More by rotsaruch
More User Reviews:
Photo of harrington_ptj
harrington_ptj

Connecticut

4.75/5  rDev +7.5%

07-11-2014 18:04:27 | More by harrington_ptj
Photo of Dlf7431
Dlf7431

Indiana

4.5/5  rDev +1.8%

07-11-2014 17:51:28 | More by Dlf7431
Photo of eball33
eball33

Ohio

4.75/5  rDev +7.5%

07-11-2014 15:41:16 | More by eball33
Photo of zainyolprospector
zainyolprospector

Indiana

5/5  rDev +13.1%

07-11-2014 04:58:14 | More by zainyolprospector
Photo of raulazzer
raulazzer

California

4.25/5  rDev -3.8%

07-10-2014 22:40:18 | More by raulazzer
Photo of Narthax
Narthax

Oklahoma

4.75/5  rDev +7.5%

07-10-2014 20:38:43 | More by Narthax
Photo of MikeAndrews
MikeAndrews

Massachusetts

4.5/5  rDev +1.8%

07-10-2014 17:29:35 | More by MikeAndrews
Photo of joemetric
joemetric

Kansas

4.75/5  rDev +7.5%

07-10-2014 14:30:00 | More by joemetric
Photo of hoppheadIPA
hoppheadIPA

Virginia

4.25/5  rDev -3.8%

07-10-2014 13:11:48 | More by hoppheadIPA
Photo of Aubassbone
Aubassbone


4.5/5  rDev +1.8%

07-10-2014 04:52:30 | More by Aubassbone
Photo of Cory_Smith13
Cory_Smith13


4.75/5  rDev +7.5%

07-10-2014 02:45:18 | More by Cory_Smith13
Photo of Bristol5
Bristol5

Wisconsin

4.25/5  rDev -3.8%

07-09-2014 23:15:55 | More by Bristol5
Photo of jaeone
jaeone

California

4.75/5  rDev +7.5%

07-09-2014 17:36:17 | More by jaeone
Photo of jbriggs7
jbriggs7

North Carolina

4.5/5  rDev +1.8%

07-09-2014 17:05:33 | More by jbriggs7
Photo of bowzer4birdie
bowzer4birdie

Illinois

4.75/5  rDev +7.5%

07-09-2014 14:52:20 | More by bowzer4birdie
Photo of MattSharpless
MattSharpless

Virginia

4.5/5  rDev +1.8%

07-09-2014 13:22:42 | More by MattSharpless
Photo of 510a
510a

Washington

4.5/5  rDev +1.8%

07-09-2014 06:30:13 | More by 510a
Photo of AdamP
AdamP

Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +1.8%

07-09-2014 03:18:09 | More by AdamP
Photo of Gator85
Gator85

Indiana

4.25/5  rDev -3.8%

07-09-2014 00:55:59 | More by Gator85
Photo of ThurmondTX
ThurmondTX

Texas

4/5  rDev -9.5%

07-09-2014 00:25:29 | More by ThurmondTX
Photo of OptionParalysis
OptionParalysis

New York

4/5  rDev -9.5%

07-08-2014 21:32:55 | More by OptionParalysis
Photo of mbbransc
mbbransc

North Carolina

4.5/5  rDev +1.8%

07-08-2014 18:03:26 | More by mbbransc
Photo of bpluckeb
bpluckeb

Indiana

4.25/5  rDev -3.8%

07-08-2014 17:46:24 | More by bpluckeb
Photo of indy351
indy351

Indiana

4.75/5  rDev +7.5%

07-08-2014 17:07:35 | More by indy351
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Dreadnaught IPA from Three Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub
98 out of 100 based on 4,577 ratings.