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Hop Delusion - Karbach Brewing Co.

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Ratings: 216
Reviews: 23
rAvg: 4.26
pDev: 10.09%
Wants: 34
Gots: 33 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Karbach Brewing Co. visit their website
Texas, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  9.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
You are in a state of full Hop Delusion, but you knew what you signed up for when you popped this bottle. You knew that it had over 100 IBUs of hop bitterness and that it was dry hopped with insane amounts of Simcoe and Mosaic hops, but you chose to drink it anyway. It's difficult to say if you will ever snap out of it, for you have been smitten with the disorder that many can never overcome.

(Beer added by: champ103 on 03-15-2013)
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4.5/5  rDev +5.6%

LakerLeith, Jul 29, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +5.6%

tkrane, Jul 27, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +5.6%

hoppy91, Jul 21, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +5.6%

HomebrewBrad, Jul 19, 2014
Photo of mothman
3.84/5  rDev -9.9%

White head with a lot of lace. Color is a golden orange.

Flavor profile: very juicy. Dank and weedy. A touch of onion. Some mango and orange flavors. A bit of bready malts. Hop resin flavors.

Mouthfeel: bitter and sticky. Medium bodied. Ends with a hop resin stickiness.

Overall, very awesome dipa. Maybe a bit to sticky.

mothman, Jul 17, 2014
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5/5  rDev +17.4%

Buttstallion, Jul 17, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev -0.2%

rspauldi, Jul 16, 2014
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4/5  rDev -6.1%

_morandi_, Jul 14, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +5.6%

McUbermensch, Jul 12, 2014
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4/5  rDev -6.1%

scottwurst, Jul 12, 2014
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3/5  rDev -29.6%

EliotRosewater, Jul 11, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +5.6%

redfox405, Jul 09, 2014
Photo of EgadBananas
4.06/5  rDev -4.7%

Appearance: soft coppery, yellow, clarity, soft cream colored head.

Aroma: orange, peach, grass, dank, caramel, resinous.

Taste: stark bitterness, juicy citrus, dank flowers, pear, bread, caramel, toast, line resins.

Mouthfeel: full, not too sticky, drinkable, mild crisp, clean finish.

Overall: well done, intense hop experience, with a smooth drinkability, and sold malt backbone. Quite nice.

EgadBananas, Jul 08, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +5.6%

Gatordaddy, Jul 08, 2014
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4.01/5  rDev -5.9%

Orange and clear with a real nice head that had plenty of staying power and left real good sticky lace.

True to its name, it's jammed full of hops. Very high perceived bitterness, a whopping aroma, and a ;ungent, fruity, massive hop flavor scream out IPA in every possible way. There's a touch of malt flavors and profiles, but they're residual only. This beer is about the hops.

Body is thick and oily, almost full, with a pronounced hop bitterness and long linger of bitter.

Tasty IIPA for sure.

AlCaponeJunior, Jul 05, 2014
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4/5  rDev -6.1%

rjp217, Jul 04, 2014
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77apm, Jul 03, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +11.5%

DinnerTheaterBrew, Jul 03, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +5.6%

Tenor, Jul 01, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +5.6%

Hank, Jul 01, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +5.6%

jacobbocce72, Jul 01, 2014
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4/5  rDev -6.1%

ChristianT, Jul 01, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +5.6%

mgr78704, Jun 30, 2014
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4/5  rDev -6.1%

KAF, Jun 29, 2014
Hop Delusion from Karbach Brewing Co.
94 out of 100 based on 216 ratings.