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Heady Topper - The Alchemist

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BA SCORE
100
world-class

9,369 Ratings
THE BROS
97
world-class

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Ratings: 9,369
Reviews: 1,754
rAvg: 4.73
pDev: 7.82%
Wants: 6,205
Gots: 2,227 | FT: 39
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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Photo of RJM1978
4.96/5  rDev +4.9%
look: 4.75 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 5

What more can I say about Heady Topper that hasn't been said before? Amazing tropical hoppy flavors that just explode from the can. Amazing!

Photo of MammothTarantula
4.55/5  rDev -3.8%
look: 4.75 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of KobraKai
4.81/5  rDev +1.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.75

Photo of jwent91
5/5  rDev +5.7%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Photo of Jmatt567
4.5/5  rDev -4.9%

Photo of gobuccos
4.75/5  rDev +0.4%

Photo of AMarquez
4.75/5  rDev +0.4%

Photo of breadwinner
4.63/5  rDev -2.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Srqb
5/5  rDev +5.7%

Photo of Bean89
5/5  rDev +5.7%

Photo of jharmon
4.84/5  rDev +2.3%

Photo of cantal
4.68/5  rDev -1.1%

Photo of CMKM30
4.62/5  rDev -2.3%

Photo of Tractor1949
4.96/5  rDev +4.9%

Photo of AllanWiens
4.4/5  rDev -7%

Photo of mickeycrabs
4.76/5  rDev +0.6%

Photo of tim007007
4.75/5  rDev +0.4%

Great beer. Super hoppy, but a great drinker.

Photo of Dafixa
4.76/5  rDev +0.6%

Photo of rdipper
4.92/5  rDev +4%

Photo of pfhanlon
4.75/5  rDev +0.4%

Brother bought me a case for my fiftieth birthday. He drove up three hours one way to a store in Northern Vermont as the truck was arriving. They had sold out before he left with his share.

Shared with family and friends and was a huge hit. Save 11 for myself. I think I'll enjoy savoring these for quite some time.

Photo of Morakaton
5/5  rDev +5.7%

Photo of bbqtj
4.75/5  rDev +0.4%

Photo of aderousseau
5/5  rDev +5.7%

I truly believe this is and always will be the best beer available. If you love a perfect IPA, this is it. It's a perfect balance of hops, bitterness, and malt. There's a crisp-ness in the mouthfeel that I've never been able to find in any other IPA. All I can do is hope John Kimmich at Alchemist produces more. I work all year to trade and acquire Heady. It's perfect.

Photo of Cooper_Arnold
4.96/5  rDev +4.9%

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Heady Topper from The Alchemist
100 out of 100 based on 9,369 ratings.