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Zombie Dust - Three Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub

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7,542 Ratings

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Ratings: 7,542
Reviews: 1,230
rAvg: 4.61
pDev: 8.46%
Wants: 3,606
Gots: 1,581 | FT: 57
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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4.43/5  rDev -3.9%
look: 4 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Pours a slightly hazy goldenrod color with a 1/2 inch talk head in my tulip pint. Head is cream colored and rather dense, pretty decent retention. Wow! Aroma is fantastic. Citra hops come through strong and sharp in my nose. I could smell this all day. Bit of pine, lotta citrus. Taste is mellowed and more appropriate for an APA (though you won't hear me complaining) I taste citrus sweetes in the middle of the palate and get a resonant pine bitterness aftertaste. The mouthfeel is spot on for an APA, medium/light body with carbonation enough to liven the beer. This is a great beer, it's unfortunate this isn't sold out here in Oregon/Washington.

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5/5  rDev +8.5%

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4.75/5  rDev +3%

Photo of dgugliuzza
4.88/5  rDev +5.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4 | overall: 5

Poured from bottle into a tulip

This beer pours like a sunset. A combination of golden, orange and yellow. It has two inches of pillow white head. Thick and sticky gobs of head cling to the sides of the glass.

Citra hop explosion in the nostrils. Orange, mango and pineapple aromas at the forefront. Lemon zest and a bit of earthiness compliment the beautiful citra hops. As tropical as a beer can get. Bitterness is pleasant and moderate.

The taste offers more of the same aromatic bouquet of citra hops. Lots of tropical fruitiness. Pineapple and mango are dominant followed by orange and lemon. Moderate and perfectly placed bitterness lingers at the end. Truly superb.

Soft and creamy mouthfeel that yields medium carbonation. It bursts with creaminess. One of the most drinkable APAs I've had. No alcohol detected.

Zombie Dust has set the bar for APAs. The citra hop aroma and flavor profile is unmatched. Tropical, fruity, bitter and balanced to near perfection. World class stuff and a must try.

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4/5  rDev -13.2%

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4.35/5  rDev -5.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Thanks Wadsey for the bottles!

Appearance: head retains throughout the drink. Nice orange golden haze.

Nose: very aromatic! Had a great citrus fruit type of aroma, can't quite place it

Taste: very reminiscent of an IPA given the hop character. You get that slight hop bittering too & I dig it, who knew APA?

Mouthfeel: coats the tongue very well, some of that tingly abrasive character that I usu get from IPAs I get from this beer

Overall: world class is exactly what this beer is. Don't know if APA is the best label for it, but FFF delivers on all levels with Zombie Dust, will definitely seek again

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3.75/5  rDev -18.7%

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4.23/5  rDev -8.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Cask at FFF

Nice head and decent lacing.

Dank, tropical fruit aroma.

Full of musky, tropical fruit hoppy goodness. Bitterness is very firm and seems more than regular draft. 

Thinner mouthfeel than draft version.

Very good but I'll take the draft over cask.

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4.5/5  rDev -2.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

A: A nice orange golden color with a nice slightly off-white head with decent lacing.

S: Nice smell of grapefruit, maybe some tropical fruit aroma as well.

T: Slight sweetness at first taste, nice hop bitterness on the finish. Nice Caramel malt and slight citrus/lemon zest at tip of tongue.

M: Mouthfeel surprised me a bit, heavier bodied than anticipated, nice carbonation, creamy feeling throughout.

O: A very strong Pale Ale, fits style well, a little hoppier than expected, but I'm learning 3Floyds tend to roll that way. Glad I got a six pack at the brewpub. Will definetly enjoy a few more of these.

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Zombie Dust from Three Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub
100 out of 100 based on 7,542 ratings.