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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

5,230 Ratings
THE BROS
93
outstanding

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Ratings: 5,230
Reviews: 1,660
rAvg: 4.41
pDev: 9.3%
Wants: 1,785
Gots: 633 | FT: 28
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:
An Imperial India Pale Ale with an intense citrus hop aroma, a huge malt body and a crisp finish.

100 IBU

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 09-19-2001)
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A: Hazy honey colored body, some copper tone as well. Rocky pure white head dissipates quickly leaving a thin cap, but decent lacing.

S: Big oily hops hit first, pure pines, with orange rind. Some lighter smell, papaya. Toasted bread.

T: Whoa, sweet sweet hops hit me first. I get papaya as in the nose, and honeydew. Almost citrus, but none of the "tanginess" of the type. Lots of sweetness from the malts. Hops have an herbal taste on the backside, oily and bitter but don't cross into the piney resinous type. Gets better as it warms and blends nicely. Malts are dryer on the back as well, bread toast comes to mind.

M: Nice solid medium body, a bit much on the carbonation.

O: Just an overall good brew, the huge hop profile is unique in it's "almost citrus" profile. Well done.

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Dreadnaught IPA from Three Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub
98 out of 100 based on 5,230 ratings.