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Boogoop - Three Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub

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584 Ratings
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Ratings: 584
Reviews: 191
rAvg: 4
pDev: 12.5%
Wants: 38
Gots: 182 | FT: 11
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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Photo of brentk56
4.53/5  rDev +13.3%
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

brentk56, Feb 11, 2012
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4.5/5  rDev +12.5%

Nickqb7, Apr 03, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev +12.5%

Beezee, Feb 17, 2012
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4.5/5  rDev +12.5%

sjstraub, Feb 11, 2012
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4.5/5  rDev +12.5%

awdturboiv, Dec 10, 2011
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4.5/5  rDev +12.5%

Bubbles, Dec 08, 2012
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4.5/5  rDev +12.5%

LHRodriguez, Mar 07, 2012
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4.5/5  rDev +12.5%

kevgod, Mar 25, 2012
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4.5/5  rDev +12.5%

pathman, Apr 06, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev +12.5%

cosmonick, Jul 29, 2012
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4.5/5  rDev +12.5%

ZacharyJ, Apr 11, 2012
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4.5/5  rDev +12.5%

LaCoursiere, Feb 01, 2012
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4.5/5  rDev +12.5%

ucsbmullet, Jun 16, 2012
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4.5/5  rDev +12.5%

random846, Feb 09, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +12.5%

mixed_master7, Sep 02, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev +12.5%

MaseFace, May 23, 2012
Photo of WillCarrera
4.5/5  rDev +12.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

750 ml bottle, can't find a date unless its on the cap, in which case I can't read it anyway, poured into a snifter.

A- Pours a hazy amber/garnet color, capped with a huge creamy inch-thick white head, eventually settles down to a thin layer but leaves crusty, thick lacing all over the glass, looks awesome.

S- The aroma is super powerful, very hoppy and citric, but what really stands out to me is the buckwheat aroma, it smells delicious and unlike any other beer I've ever smelled, some sweet booze in the back as well.

T- Big citric, piney hops and booze up front. Huge malts as well, very spicy and thick with some caramel and toffee sweetness that sticks to your teeth. Booze is very complex and not overly sweet, for 10.4% ABV I'm pretty surprised at how drinkable it is. Finish has a long hop bitterness that wrestles with lingering sweetness. All of the flavors are big and aggressive but work very well together.

M- Full-bodied, super thick, chewy feel, good carbonation.

O- A fabulous beer, really top notch, it's cool to see a wheatwine done with buckwheat, it really does provide an interesting extra dimension to an already massive beer. I'm glad I still have a bottle left, but I already know it's not going to be enough.

WillCarrera, Feb 15, 2012
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4.5/5  rDev +12.5%

brandoman63, Dec 10, 2011
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4.5/5  rDev +12.5%

nmann08, Feb 13, 2012
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4.5/5  rDev +12.5%

Rickythejeweler, Feb 06, 2012
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4.5/5  rDev +12.5%

brealbg, Apr 23, 2012
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4.5/5  rDev +12.5%

amart80, Apr 22, 2012
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4.5/5  rDev +12.5%

avaldivia, Feb 11, 2012
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4.5/5  rDev +12.5%

yergermeister, Jun 03, 2012
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4.5/5  rDev +12.5%

Marti403, Nov 25, 2011
Boogoop from Three Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub
90 out of 100 based on 584 ratings.