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Focal Banger - The Alchemist

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BA SCORE
100
world-class

669 Ratings
THE BROS
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world-class

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Ratings: 669
Reviews: 53
rAvg: 4.53
pDev: 7.06%
Wants: 398
Gots: 57 | FT: 4
Brewed by:
The Alchemist visit their website
Vermont, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
An American IPA , hopped judiciously with Citra and Mosaic.

(Beer added by: hillvt4me on 01-30-2014)
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Maurizio

California

4.3/5  rDev -5.1%

Nice head, with good retention. White, thick lacing. Cloudy golden with light orange appearance. Nose is full fruity hop aroma. Taste is very fruity with more hop bitterness than Heady, which I think is a good think. Smooth mouthfeel, with long-lasting finish of puckering hop bitterness. I think I actually prefer Focal Banger to the much-lauded HT because of what I perceive as more bittering hops.

03-08-2014 15:45:47 | More by Maurizio
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Focal Banger from The Alchemist
100 out of 100 based on 669 ratings.