Samurai Imperial IPA - Crooked Fence Brewing

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Samurai Imperial IPASamurai Imperial IPA

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Ratings: 3
Reviews: 1
rAvg: 3.76
pDev: n/a
Wants: 2
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
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Crooked Fence Brewing visit their website
Idaho, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  8.90% ABV

Availability: Rotating

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Beer added by: JohnGalt1 on 10-04-2012

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Ratings: 3 | Reviews: 1
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3.53/5  rDev n/a
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

22 picked up tonight at Bier Thirty while grabbing a couple other beers for a trade that needs to go out. Poured into my slim tulip and enjoyed while finishing up some writing about the Pres Debate. 2 finger off white head.... great retention and lacing... the brew is hazed orange.

Nose shows a fairly fruity hoppiness... sorta tropical balanced by citrus zestiness... smells pretty malty... the malt profile seems to mute the hoppiness a bit...

Flavor is pretty good, though again the malt sorta trump the hops too much... engaging bitterness helps balance the malts... hops are fruity and even a bit floral but more hop flavor is needed.

Body is a touch high too for my liking, but it is not a deal breaker... carbonation is spot-on. Not boozy at all.

Pretty good.... I would like to see more hop flavor and aroma... less of a pronounced malt profile would help, dry it out some. I would buy this one again.


Samurai Imperial IPA from Crooked Fence Brewing
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