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Wolf Among Weeds - Golden Road Brewing

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BA SCORE
87
very good

245 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 245
Reviews: 36
rAvg: 3.9
pDev: 11.79%
Wants: 9
Gots: 14 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Golden Road Brewing visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  8.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: womencantsail on 08-07-2012)
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look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

I had this on tap at Torrey Pints in Whole Foods, in La Jolla for breakfast at about 1045.

My first impression of this beer was, it looks luscious. The strong smell of pine and hops also helped me come to that impression. The body was a hazy, bright amber/orange. The head was thin and white. Just how I like them. The smell was of pungent hops and pine. It smelled like weed. The taste of this very good IPA was of hops, weed, and pine. It had a nice classic West Coast IPA taste, with weed as the dominating flavor. It had medium carbonation and medium to light density.

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Wolf Among Weeds from Golden Road Brewing
87 out of 100 based on 245 ratings.