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Heady Topper - The Alchemist

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BA SCORE
100
world-class

7,467 Ratings
THE BROS
97
world-class

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Ratings: 7,467
Reviews: 1,566
rAvg: 4.73
pDev: 7.19%
Wants: 4,831
Gots: 1,350 | FT: 37
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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5/5  rDev +5.7%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

I am looking at all of these reviews from people all around the country,getting this beer shiped or allowed warm at any time, the taste seems to get compromised and you dont get to enjoy the full experience. If your in Vermont, waiting every Wednesday at 10 am outside of the store for the truck to arrive, hoping you'll get a 4 pack or 2, when it's as fresh as ever.

This beer has a truly one of a kind taste and smell. A bright hazy gold, with a fluffy head. It's by far one of the most unique beers in Vermont, and anyone who's from here knows, that's a lot to compete with. Absolutely the greatest IPA out there. We're all hoping for "The Crusher", "Focal Banger", "Holy Cow IPA" to start bigger production. Keep it up Alchemist.

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look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

I love this beer. I have some for trade...if interested. Number 1 beer right now. Lives up to its name. Turning heads in DC with it!!!
Looking for hillstead Farms and Lawson's. Also crop Bistro Idyletyme ipa !!!
Beautiful color. Every sip is like the first sip. This beer is amazing.

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07-30-2014 01:40:37 | More by Rocknroll52
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I thought maybe the hype was too much for this beer, but god damn! This is amazing! The appearance is a dark golden hue with a nice head that lasts and then trails down the glass. The smell is full of citrus and baked bread. The taste is crazy complex with different sensations of hops coming through all through out the taste. Love this one, maybe a new favorite.

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Heady Topper from The Alchemist
100 out of 100 based on 7,467 ratings.