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Heady Topper - The Alchemist

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BA SCORE
100
world-class

7,816 Ratings
THE BROS
97
world-class

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Ratings: 7,816
Reviews: 1,588
rAvg: 4.73
pDev: 7.4%
Wants: 5,071
Gots: 1,517 | FT: 33
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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New Jersey

4.5/5  rDev -4.9%

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Michigan

5/5  rDev +5.7%

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Oklahoma

5/5  rDev +5.7%

03-17-2013 00:22:56 | More by OUJayhawk1799
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jrhuddle

Minnesota

4/5  rDev -15.4%

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Massachusetts

4.5/5  rDev -4.9%

03-16-2013 23:11:42 | More by nlfrenette
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Massachusetts

5/5  rDev +5.7%

03-16-2013 23:07:20 | More by somenerd
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Massachusetts

5/5  rDev +5.7%

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New York

4.25/5  rDev -10.1%

03-16-2013 18:04:47 | More by redsoxfan73
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gman36

Connecticut

5/5  rDev +5.7%

03-16-2013 17:55:39 | More by gman36
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sleepydave

Vermont

4.25/5  rDev -10.1%

03-16-2013 14:54:19 | More by sleepydave
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New York

4.75/5  rDev +0.4%

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Andrew041180

Massachusetts

5/5  rDev +5.7%

A - Instructed to drink from the can - have never viewed the beer. Appearance of can has cool illustration of man with hair on hop fire.

S - Wonderful fresh hoppy notes.

T - I would like to use some of the descriptors that I've been seeing in other reviews, but this doesn't really taste like any of the pine/citrus/dank/floral combination that I've seen before. It's unique among the IPAs that I've tasted thus far.

M - Again unique among what I have had so far. Even a small sip seems to fill my mouth with waves of goodness.

O - I've now had 11 of these and each time I am able to justify a perfect rating to myself. Can't wait for my next trip to Vermont.

03-16-2013 11:15:33 | More by Andrew041180
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New Hampshire

5/5  rDev +5.7%

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Ohio

5/5  rDev +5.7%

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Connecticut

5/5  rDev +5.7%

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Massachusetts

4.75/5  rDev +0.4%

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Connecticut

4/5  rDev -15.4%

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Florida

5/5  rDev +5.7%

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Florida

5/5  rDev +5.7%

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Illinois

4.75/5  rDev +0.4%

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Oregon

2.5/5  rDev -47.1%

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California

4.75/5  rDev +0.4%

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Illinois

4.75/5  rDev +0.4%

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5/5  rDev +5.7%

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New York

5/5  rDev +5.7%

03-15-2013 14:58:21 | More by TheNoodleIncident
Heady Topper from The Alchemist
100 out of 100 based on 7,816 ratings.