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Green Flash Palate Wrecker - Green Flash Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

3,389 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 3,389
Reviews: 659
rAvg: 4.16
pDev: 10.58%
Wants: 144
Gots: 282 | FT: 4
Brewed by:
Green Flash Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  9.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
Originally brewed to celebrate Hamilton's Second Anniversary

(Beer added by: seaoflament on 10-04-2008)
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5/5  rDev +20.2%

Wetenkamp, Mar 23, 2014
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5/5  rDev +20.2%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Copper orange color slight haze smells of pine citrus and hops tastes as good and just like it smells. Hop bitterness bites the tongue great for hop heads and a nice way to test if your friends are true hop heads. Will be getting my hands on more of this before its all gone for the year

alk3kenny, Mar 16, 2013
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5/5  rDev +20.2%

pavpav12, Jul 01, 2012
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5/5  rDev +20.2%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

9.5% alcohol with a medium body w/o the gross sweetness of a barely wine. Very similar to a Ruination or a Union Jack. A new favorite- If I made beer, which I haven't the time for because of two babies... this is the beer I would try to make. Not sweet, not thick, very hoppy, very good.

SenorBeaver, Mar 04, 2013
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5/5  rDev +20.2%

MandaMichelle, Mar 17, 2014
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5/5  rDev +20.2%

Paesly27, Feb 28, 2014
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chickenstu37, Feb 26, 2014
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KennethPowers, Dec 26, 2013
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5/5  rDev +20.2%

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5/5  rDev +20.2%

jopezu, Apr 13, 2014
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5/5  rDev +20.2%

x0darap, Jun 19, 2014
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5/5  rDev +20.2%

JeffZeltwanger, Jan 12, 2014
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5/5  rDev +20.2%

dsnyder61, Oct 24, 2013
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5/5  rDev +20.2%

vicsju1991, Feb 25, 2013
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5/5  rDev +20.2%

WizzardOfHops, Apr 02, 2013
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5/5  rDev +20.2%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

From notes:

This is a beer with a very subtle and well balanced, pleasant bitterness. If you want to teach yourself to like bitter hops, this would be an excellent entry point.

A little bit of pine and freshly mowed grass are what come through the aroma. A flowery, breezy taste just takes over and fills your mouth.

This is truly an amazing beer and I look forward to my next encounter.

sayyad, Apr 01, 2012
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katahdin01, Jun 23, 2012
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5/5  rDev +20.2%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Ok, I have never given a 100% positive review, but this beer is pretty much perfect. A hop head's dream come true. Definitely one of the top three IPA's I have ever had, I would drink this over pliny the younger any day. My only gripe is that I wish it was available year 'round.

AimToCheat, Jun 06, 2012
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Green Flash Palate Wrecker from Green Flash Brewing Co.
93 out of 100 based on 3,389 ratings.