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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

4,566 Ratings
THE BROS
93
outstanding

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Ratings: 4,566
Reviews: 1,633
rAvg: 4.42
pDev: 9.28%
Wants: 1,696
Gots: 462 | 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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steadydose

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3.9/5  rDev -11.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A: Pale medium amber color, nice clarity w/ 3 finger cap. A lighter color than other DIPA's.

S: Mango, pine, bready malts. Even as the beer warmed the aroma was not as noticable.

T: Lots of delicious hops, grapefruit, mango, citrus, resiny bitterness. What follows is a nice foundation of malt sweetness to support and balance the hops.

M: Oily, medium viscosity, soft carbonation, smooth.

D: Nice DIPA, my pallete would tire of it after a couple of bombers. Glad to have tried it.

Serving type: bottle

09-24-2009 16:48:36 | More by steadydose
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Dreadnaught IPA from Three Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub
98 out of 100 based on 4,566 ratings.