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Green Flash Palate Wrecker - Green Flash Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

3,429 Ratings
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Ratings: 3,429
Reviews: 660
rAvg: 4.16
pDev: 10.58%
Wants: 146
Gots: 300 | 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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4.21/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Poured into becker pint glass; clear golden amber with a fluffy white head that leads tons of lacing. Smell is big on piney and dank hops, with a nice malt backbone. Taste starts out with very bitter piney hops right off the bat, with some sweeter fruity hops following, more subdued. It gets more drinkable after each sip, and the caramel malt is more noticeable as it warms. Hop-heads will love this; others may find it too bitter. A great in-your-face DIPA; don't be expecting something called "Palate Wrecker" to be subtle.

BurgeoningBrewhead, Jul 21, 2013
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look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Enjoyed this 12oz bottle out of a Belgian tulip glass.

A: Pours a copper hue with a frothy white head that slowly dissipates into a wispy lace.

S: Strong hoppy and malty aroma.

T: Strong bitter and sweet brew flavor mix. Hoppy at first followed by a caramel malt – almost barley wine-esk middle – finishes slightly dry and hoppy.

M: full body and medium carbonation.

O: Superb imperial ipa. Great mix between the malt and hops.

ckollias, Jul 10, 2013
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Green Flash Palate Wrecker from Green Flash Brewing Co.
93 out of 100 based on 3,429 ratings.