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Ninja Vs. Unicorn - Pipeworks Brewing Company

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Ratings: 1,017
Reviews: 150
rAvg: 4.27
pDev: 8.67%
Wants: 254
Gots: 91 | FT: 6
Brewed by:
Pipeworks Brewing Company visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  8.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
Ninja vs. Unicorn celebrates the epic battle between two of the biggest hop-heads of lore. Brewed with over five pounds of hops per barrel, this unfiltered double IPA is sure to please the most discerning hop lover. Whether you’re rooting for the mythical horned horse or the deadly assassin of the east, we hope you’ll enjoy Ninja vs. Unicorn.

(Beer added by: MasterSki on 01-23-2012)
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Texas

4.38/5  rDev +2.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Glass Used: Tulip

Appearance: The body is a vibrant honey-orange hue with some haze topped with a big bubbled foam that reduces down to a half inch, tightly packed cap. Lacing grips just a fraction above the surface.

Smell: Fresh squeezed orange juice, lemon and a mix of tropical island fruits with fresh pine which opens just as you finish your inhale. Sweet malt is there as a foundation.

Taste: Full blast of orange, lemon with some hints of the tropical fruits from the nose and piney hops on the back end. The ever pleasant hoppy bitterness lingers around for while before fading. A smidge of alcohol vapor on the breath when all is said and done. Pretty tasty.

Mouthfeel: Soft, crisp and dry. Refreshing DIPA.

Overall: If I lived within the distribution of Pipeworks, I would probably keep this one around as often as I could. Very nice orange and citrus flavors blend nicely with the piney hops.

Serving type: bottle

03-22-2014 02:08:12 | More by darthvohn
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Ninja Vs. Unicorn from Pipeworks Brewing Company
95 out of 100 based on 1,017 ratings.