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Zombie Dust - Three Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub

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7,287 Ratings

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Ratings: 7,287
Reviews: 1,206
rAvg: 4.61
pDev: 8.46%
Wants: 3,499
Gots: 1,484 | FT: 54
Brewed by:
Three Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub visit their website
Indiana, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Ale (APA) |  6.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
This intensely hopped and gushing undead Pale Ale will be one’s only respite after the zombie apocalypse. Created with our marvelous friends in the comic industry.

60 IBU

Formerly known as Cenotaph: A medium bodied single hop beer showcasing Citra hops from the Yakima Valley, USA.

(Beer added by: hansgruber on 12-09-2010)
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4.75/5  rDev +3%

ArchEnemyBrew, Apr 10, 2013
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5/5  rDev +8.5%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

I have heard a ton of hype for this one, but is it justified?

Pours out a beautiful golden orange with a 2 finger, white head.

The aroma is intense! There is a ton of an orange, orange peel type of note right away followed by grapefruit, some pine and sweeter tropical fruits.

The taste is exactly like the aroma. There is a huge amount of sweeter orange, a decent amount of grapefruit, sweeter tropical fruits like mango and apricot, some pine and just a hint of some bready malt at the end.

The body is medium and the mouthfeel is crisp. It's a very easy drinking beer with a decent amount of bitterness for an APA. This drinks more like an IPA than a Pale Ale!

I can actually see what all the hype is about and I'm glad I got to try it. No, it's not a perfect beer, but it's the best Pale Ale I have ever tried! Believe the hype. Another winner from Three Floyds.

JohnnyMc, Apr 10, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev -2.4%

FreshZ, Apr 09, 2013
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4/5  rDev -13.2%

Robyn, Apr 09, 2013
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5/5  rDev +8.5%

mallen413, Apr 09, 2013
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4.56/5  rDev -1.1%
look: 5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

On tap at 3F brewpub. I'm not a huge fan of the style, but this was a pretty spectacular beer. Beautiful texture, balance and taste. Not at all the hopbomb i expected, like most 3 floyds stuff. So much so, that I brought a case home with me. I'll be having a couple this weekend.

Jimmeekrek, Apr 09, 2013
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4.75/5  rDev +3%

Pinche_Oso, Apr 09, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev -7.8%

MastaShonuf, Apr 09, 2013
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5/5  rDev +8.5%

embeevlos86, Apr 09, 2013
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4.75/5  rDev +3%

Tyler1tiger, Apr 09, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev -2.4%

Kyrojack, Apr 08, 2013
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5/5  rDev +8.5%

vicsju1991, Apr 08, 2013
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5/5  rDev +8.5%

SaintJonah, Apr 08, 2013
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4.75/5  rDev +3%

ShemRahBoo, Apr 08, 2013
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4.6/5  rDev -0.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

12oz bottle from Rainblows (awesome surprise package, thank you so much!). No bottling date. Served in a Dogfish Head snifter.

Pours a near translucent orange hued gold with a finger and a half of fluffy white head. The head remains for quite a while and leaves a good bit of lacing.

Smells of orange, citrus peel and piney hop goodnes.

Taste follows the nose. Plenty of bitter sweet citrus hops. Orange, grapefruit, mango, pine and a little pepper with a sweet malty cracker and faint caramel back. Good stuff.

Crisp but oily medium feel with a nice carbonated pop. Super easy to drink with those tasty citrus hops lingering in the finish.

I'm not typically a pale ale fan but I'd choose this hands down over any other pale ale I've ever tried and many IPAs too. This is a smooth, hoppy treat that is very easy to drink. A must try for sure and I will most certainly request a bottle or two from any traders that can get it for me.

ThickNStout, Apr 08, 2013
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4.75/5  rDev +3%

Phillyz, Apr 07, 2013
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5/5  rDev +8.5%

Gunson, Apr 07, 2013
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4.75/5  rDev +3%

DarthGuitarHero, Apr 07, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev -2.4%

AndrewSmith, Apr 07, 2013
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4.75/5  rDev +3%

Pando, Apr 07, 2013
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5/5  rDev +8.5%

millercheg, Apr 06, 2013
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4.75/5  rDev +3%

IHyphySF, Apr 06, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev -2.4%

TallSaint, Apr 06, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev -2.4%

mckinnmd, Apr 06, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -24.1%

phuntasy, Apr 06, 2013
Zombie Dust from Three Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub
100 out of 100 based on 7,287 ratings.