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Category 5 IPA - Due South Brewing Co.

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Category 5 IPACategory 5 IPA

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BA SCORE
87
very good

95 Ratings
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Ratings: 95
Reviews: 10
rAvg: 3.9
pDev: 8.97%
Wants: 0
Gots: 12 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Due South Brewing Co. visit their website
Florida, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  8.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
The most powerful IPA in the Due South Category series, the Cat 5 is big on hops and big on flavor. Clocking in at 8.5% ABV and 96 IBU’s, the first bands of malts will make way for the surge of hops on the palate. Designed for the true hophead, this is not a beer for the faint of heart.

(Beer added by: SaCkErZ9 on 10-29-2012)
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3.5/5  rDev -10.3%

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4/5  rDev +2.6%

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jp11801

Florida

4.1/5  rDev +5.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Rock solid DIPA from Due South after a shakes start the retooled cat 5 is pretty damn great. Love the hop profile , mouthfeel and overall flavor. Great job!

Love the grapefruit flavor and oily hoppy mouthfeel. Tastes fuller tan it looks, deceptively smooth and will sneak up on you.

Serving type: on-tap

03-16-2014 18:46:33 | More by jp11801
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mrebeka

Michigan

4/5  rDev +2.6%

03-16-2014 02:29:39 | More by mrebeka
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Florida

4/5  rDev +2.6%

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Virginia

4/5  rDev +2.6%

03-12-2014 23:32:18 | More by Hanzo
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District of Columbia

4/5  rDev +2.6%

03-11-2014 01:23:40 | More by jtladner
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Florida

4/5  rDev +2.6%

03-10-2014 17:34:12 | More by macrosmatic
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Florida

4/5  rDev +2.6%

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Colorado

4/5  rDev +2.6%

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Florida

4/5  rDev +2.6%

03-07-2014 02:25:11 | More by cyrushire
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Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +2.6%

03-05-2014 04:10:27 | More by PA-Michigander
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TheBullsHorn

Florida

3.39/5  rDev -13.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Don't really know what to say about this DIPA. It's a lot to say the least., a lot of hops, especially grapefruit flavors, with a big amount of malts, overpowered by the bitterness, and then the booze, finished with some more hops and strangely some acidity. It's a chewy beer. The beer has a lot of things going on, you could say too many, but, any hophead would love to have this in their fridge. A decent representation of the style.

Serving type: can

03-04-2014 06:30:32 | More by TheBullsHorn
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4.25/5  rDev +9%

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Florida

4/5  rDev +2.6%

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Florida

4/5  rDev +2.6%

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Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +2.6%

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Illinois

4/5  rDev +2.6%

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Illinois

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3.75/5  rDev -3.8%

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Florida

4.25/5  rDev +9%

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3.5/5  rDev -10.3%

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Wisconsin

4/5  rDev +2.6%

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Ilovelampandbeer

New York

4.18/5  rDev +7.2%
look: 4 | smell: 5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

very good DIPA...the smell is absolutely perfect..the taste, however, leaves a small amount to be desired...mouthfeel is a smidge over carbonated but overall very impressed with what due south is doing and i would buy this any day if i had the chance

Serving type: can

02-18-2014 06:48:28 | More by Ilovelampandbeer
Category 5 IPA from Due South Brewing Co.
87 out of 100 based on 95 ratings.