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Apocalypse Cow - Three Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub

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1,699 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,699
Reviews: 447
rAvg: 4.25
pDev: 9.41%
Wants: 574
Gots: 199 | FT: 9
Brewed by:
Three Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub visit their website
Indiana, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  11.00% ABV

Availability: Summer

Notes/Commercial Description:
9.5-11.0% ABV, 100 IBUs - This complex double India pale ale has an intense citrus and floral hop aroma balanced by a velvety malt body which has been augmented with lactose milk sugar. With this different take on an IPA we have brewed an ale that is both pleasing to drink and, once again, “not normal.” Cheers! June release.

(Beer added by: mdm46410 on 11-23-2008)
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look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A: Pours a hazy gold with a creamy, pillowy white head.

S: Much gentler on the nose than many American DIPAs. Scents reminiscent of cream, caramel, pine, navel orange, lemon, and grapefruit are readily apparent.

T: Citrusy and herbal with notes of cream, biscuits, caramel, honey, navel orange, lemon, grapefruit, pine, spruce, sage, and peppermint. The finish is bitter and complex with notes of citrus, mint, and pine.

M: Medium bodied, velvety, and smooth. Carbonation is very discreet and unobtrusive. Unbelievably drinkable for the style.

O: As much as I like this beer, I do find it necessary to restrain from giving it anything higher than a B+. I simply do not feel this compares favorably to Three Floyds' other DIPAs, though that does not mean that this is a bad beer. As a matter of fact, if it were produced by any other brewery, it would be an outstanding effort. So, after all is said and done, Apocalypse Cow is a near outstanding DIPA that is a half-step below Three Floyds' other takes on the style.

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Apocalypse Cow from Three Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub
95 out of 100 based on 1,699 ratings.