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The Crusher - The Alchemist

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The CrusherThe Crusher

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329 Ratings
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Ratings: 329
Reviews: 26
rAvg: 4.58
pDev: 6.77%
Wants: 189
Gots: 32 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
The Alchemist visit their website
Vermont, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  9.60% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
The Crusher is an American Double IPA that I started making years ago at the old pub. Hop heads were constantly asking for more hops. So, in the words of Frank Zappa, "Did you say you want some more? Well here's some more." While I enjoy hops with the rest of them, I still try to maintain some semblance of balance and drinkability. This beer is oozing with hop flavor and aroma with a very dry finish. Enjoy responsibly, this one can sneak up on you.

(Beer added by: ThatsThatDude on 03-05-2014)
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The Crusher from The Alchemist
100 out of 100 based on 329 ratings.