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Boogoop - Three Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub

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BoogoopBoogoop

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BA SCORE
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564 Ratings
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Ratings: 564
Reviews: 190
rAvg: 4.01
pDev: 12.47%
Wants: 40
Gots: 186 | FT: 10
Brewed by:
Three Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub visit their website
Indiana, United States

Style | ABV
Wheatwine |  10.40% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

A delightful Buckwheat Wine-style ale brewed by Three Floyds and Mikkeller at De Proefbrouwerij in Belgium. Enjoy the fourth collaboration between our two breweries!

80 IBU

Should be listed under Mikkeller.

(Beer added by: Treebs on 11-14-2011)
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ShogoKawada

Rhode Island

4.1/5  rDev +2.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

this beer pours with a pretty big head that sticks with heavy lacing on the glass. Dull brown, but that sounds about right for a buckwheat wine.

Sweet syrup and alcohol, light floral notes.

The taste- lots of malt. M-m-m-malty. Big hop snap as well, bright and citrusy. Grains are a bit spicy too. Large warming alcohol presence... but I enjoy it. Comes across as a slightly spicy strong ale- pretty sufficiently hopped. It's a gingerbread beer.

Overall this is a pretty unique and enjoyable beer. Very good for a cold winter night. Overall bumped to 4.5 because this beer was fun to drink.

Serving type: bottle

02-14-2012 01:45:31 | More by ShogoKawada
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rbrefbeerman

California

4/5  rDev -0.2%

02-14-2012 01:37:06 | More by rbrefbeerman
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Jparkanzky

Ohio

4/5  rDev -0.2%

02-14-2012 00:44:01 | More by Jparkanzky
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nmann08

District of Columbia

4.5/5  rDev +12.2%

02-13-2012 17:44:41 | More by nmann08
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eyeenjoybeer

Seychelles

2.5/5  rDev -37.7%

02-13-2012 15:50:29 | More by eyeenjoybeer
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Jimmys

Pennsylvania

4.05/5  rDev +1%
look: 3 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

served on tap at Mad Fox Brewing Co. for their 2nd Annual Barleywine Festival. Sunday, 2/12. review from notes.

A: a hazy orange body. head is unimpressive w/ decent retention and lacing.
S: very floral, very hoppy. initial aroma reminds me more of a DIPA than a wheatwine. i think the wheat lends something to the fruity nose.
T: spicy, sharp wheat starts off the palate. big citrus american hops are right behind the wheat and stay with the palate throughout. finish lingers with bitterness.
M: fizzy carbonation. full bodied.
D: refreshing flavors. very hoppy wheatwine, but the wheat is there and does add another dimension of flavor. havent had any wheatwine's like this and i like it. festival ranking: #2 of the 4 tried.

Serving type: on-tap

02-13-2012 13:09:34 | More by Jimmys
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Neffbeer

Pennsylvania

2/5  rDev -50.1%

02-13-2012 00:25:57 | More by Neffbeer
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homebrewhawk

Kansas

4.08/5  rDev +1.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

750ml bottle served in a tulip. Poured a dark reddish gold with a massive off white head. Lots of carbonation in this one. Bottle conditioned. Huge citrus-pine hop aroma. Some caramel sweetness up front, but this is all about hops. More pine and citrus with an aggressive bitterness. Long drying finish from the hops. Medium bodied, the alcohol is not apparent. Fairly one dimensional, but in a good way!

Serving type: bottle

02-12-2012 15:29:48 | More by homebrewhawk
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oline73

Maryland

3.35/5  rDev -16.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

I had this on-tap at Max's. Poured into a sample glass.

Appearance: Pours a red amber color with a layer of off white head that leaves some mild lacing.

Smell: Sweet and slightly fruity. Smells a bit like honey with some warming alcohol.

Taste: Bitter and strong with alcohol and hops. Not very sweet or fruity. The finish is bitter from the hops.

Mouthfeel: The body is on the thick side of medium and a bit syrupy. The carbonation is fluffy with a slick finish.

Overall: This is a really bitter beer and there isn't a whole lot going on with the taste. A bit more depth would have been alright with me.

Serving type: on-tap

02-12-2012 15:21:06 | More by oline73
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deliu

Illinois

1/5  rDev -75.1%

02-12-2012 04:07:15 | More by deliu
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Lantern


3.5/5  rDev -12.7%

02-12-2012 03:38:34 | More by Lantern
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pmlondrigan

New York

3.93/5  rDev -2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Big two finger head, hangs around, a bit marangue like, sheeting its got in spades, deep reddish amber and its plenty hazy. I assume the haze is a result of the buckwheat. Pine, sap, hops, carmelly burnt brown sugar. More of the same on my tongue. Lots of hops, lots of bitterness, big caramel and toffee, sugary. Big on mouthfeel, thick, fluffy, big, nice.
Overall a little to hoppy for me, but a nice beer to be sure.

Serving type: bottle

02-12-2012 01:50:39 | More by pmlondrigan
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cnally

Indiana

4.47/5  rDev +11.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

You know, sometimes a brew collabo just seems like it will hit every single checkmark on your list. Two agressive, forward thinking breweries.

Looks pretty. Light gold body, slightly hazy, and a fluffy--huge fluffy off-white head rises above.

The aroma is fantastically hoppy. A citrusy hop profile dominates, but just underneath all that is a wheaty, grainy aroma.

Flavor comes in sweet as hell, but starts bashing you with a spicy hopped taste. Behind all of that awesomeness is a smashing malty flavor, dominated by the buckwheat.

Great mouthfeel. Thick, frothy, heavy, full body.

Awesome beer. Tasty, aggressive, full. Whoa.

Serving type: bottle

02-12-2012 01:27:31 | More by cnally
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distvan

Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +12.2%

02-12-2012 01:02:13 | More by distvan
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nevins

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev -0.2%

02-11-2012 23:55:48 | More by nevins
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sjstraub

Wisconsin

4.5/5  rDev +12.2%

02-11-2012 23:53:38 | More by sjstraub
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LucienDeRubempre

New Jersey

4/5  rDev -0.2%

02-11-2012 23:52:15 | More by LucienDeRubempre
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bluejacket74

Ohio

4.03/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

750 ml bottle. Served in a snifter, the beer pours an orange/copper color with about an inch light tan head that stays around for a while. There's also a good amount of lacing. The brew smells like pine hops, caramel malt, citrusy hops (tropical fruit, orange peel), toffee and some candied fruit. The taste is mostly like the aroma, but there's also some spicy hop flavors noticeable. Mouthfeel/body is medium/full, it's a bit creamy and has moderate carbonation. There's also a bit of alcohol heat, but not enough to hurt the beer. I think this is a good brew overall, it's definitely worth trying.

Serving type: bottle

02-11-2012 23:09:55 | More by bluejacket74
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brentk56

North Carolina

4.53/5  rDev +13%
look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Appearance: Whether it's the wheat or the Euro-brewing techniques, this beer has a huge head that lays atop the mahogany liquid, leaving copious amounts of lacing behind

Smell: Loads of piney pith, but the wheatbread elements are clearly discernable; brown sugar and caramel are present, as well

Taste: Caramel and brown sugar sweetness hit the front of the tongue, with the piney hops delivering a blow by mid-palate; after the swallow, the flavors come together bringing the buckwheat along underneath; sweet and boozy in the finish, but well-balanced

Mouthfeel: Full bodied with moderate carbonation and considerable warmth in the gullet

Overall: This beer takes Gumballhead to a whole new level; well worth seeking out

Serving type: bottle

02-11-2012 22:59:39 | More by brentk56
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clayrock81

Virginia

3.9/5  rDev -2.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Poured a ruby red brown with a solid head and lace down snifter. I get a not medicinal but still very boozy aroma - that ABV is noticeable from the start - as well as some strong caramel malt, spicy citric notes and a touch of wheat. The beer is medium-bodied, with a fuller mouthfeel effect from the yeast/wheat twang. A good chunk of caramel and bready malt for sweet dryness, as well as a touch of peppery clove spice and some citric hops that give off a crisp finish. Good balance, and I liked this beer, but some of my sips were very "hot" from the alcohol and a somewhat too strong boozy finish at times. My one glass on draft settled nicely; I think a big boy bottle would put me down.

Serving type: on-tap

02-11-2012 21:20:51 | More by clayrock81
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crbooher

California

4/5  rDev -0.2%

02-11-2012 09:17:43 | More by crbooher
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DarthKostrizer

California

3.75/5  rDev -6.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Thanks to UCLAbrewn84 for this little guy

Look: Orange in color with a 1/4 inch tan head and good retention

Smell: Caramel and piney hops

Taste: Unique wheatwine as it starts out very hoppy with some nice citrus notes and then the caramel maltiness takes over

Mouthfeel: Medium body and medium carbonation

Overall: I really enjoyed this beer and can't wait to drink it again

Serving type: bottle

02-11-2012 08:20:39 | More by DarthKostrizer
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avaldivia

California

4.5/5  rDev +12.2%

02-11-2012 07:26:51 | More by avaldivia
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jh1982

Nevada

4/5  rDev -0.2%

02-11-2012 05:50:51 | More by jh1982
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acurtis

New Jersey

3.25/5  rDev -19%

02-11-2012 03:05:44 | More by acurtis
Boogoop from Three Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub
90 out of 100 based on 564 ratings.