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Hoponius Union - Jack's Abby Brewing

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1,733 Ratings
THE BROS
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outstanding

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Ratings: 1,733
Reviews: 257
rAvg: 4.27
pDev: 8.43%
Wants: 281
Gots: 152 | FT: 12
Brewed by:
Jack's Abby Brewing visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Lager |  6.70% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
This lager harmoniously combines lager yeast fermentation and west coast IPA hops. Our India style Pale Lager is like a traditional IPA but with a twist - it’s fermented cold and aged for extended periods. A blend of classic American hops creates a huge tropical fruit and citrusy hop aroma. A dry finish accentuates the pleasant bitterness and hop profile. Hoponius Union uses locally grown dehulled spelt from MA.

65 IBU

(Beer added by: mschofield on 08-07-2011)
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CHADMC3

Connecticut

4.48/5  rDev +4.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Pours a hazy golden straw body beneath the fluffy, pure white head that very patiently dissolves to leave a scattered sticky lacing.

Tremendous fresh citrus and pine hop aromas waft from the glass with compliments of sweet pineapple and grass.

The palate is equally hoppy and packed with pungent flavors of pine and sweet citrus hops. The hops are explosive on the palate and absolutely fantastic and the more I enjoy it the more the pine flavors come forward.

Medium in both body and carbonation with a sharp drying finish and ever present hops throughout.

Can't say I've ever had a beer quite like this. The flavor and aroma are tremendous.

Serving type: bottle

08-13-2012 00:57:47 | More by CHADMC3
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Hoponius Union from Jack's Abby Brewing
95 out of 100 based on 1,733 ratings.