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Heady Topper - The Alchemist

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BA SCORE
100
world-class

6,225 Ratings
THE BROS
96
world-class

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Ratings: 6225
Reviews: 1469
rAvg: 4.73
pDev: 7.19%


Brewed by:
The Alchemist visit their website
Vermont, United States

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

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
"An American Double IPA” 75 IBU 8.0% abv

(Beer added by: scottum on 03-27-2004)
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caponeduke

North Carolina

4.13/5  rDev -12.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

I took the first few pulls from the can as instructed .... then I poured into a cigar city Tulip glass. I did not enjoy from the can really. I like my IPAs in a glass so I can enjoy the nose.

A: A golden mess of hops. Some moderate lacing. Beautiful!

S: Huge tropical fruit and pineapple nose right up front. Not too piney and as it warmed a bit I got a lot of Orange peel.

T: A hop BOMB! I mean I love IPAs but this but others to shame. It was surprisingly drinkable and I did enjoy the clean finish.

MF: Medium bodied, with good carbonation.

O: Smell is better than taste and this is a top twenty for me but I have had better IPAs. A great IPA glad I got to try it finally!

Serving type: can

01-05-2013 03:41:28 | More by caponeduke
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Heady Topper from The Alchemist
100 out of 100 based on 6,225 ratings.