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HBC 342 IPA - Blood Orange - Relic Brewing Co

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HBC 342 IPA - Blood Orange
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Ratings: 5
Reviews: 1
rAvg: 4.3
pDev: 6.74%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
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Relic Brewing Co visit their website
Connecticut, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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(Beer added by: ColForbinBC on 03-18-2013)
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Growler from the brewery, poured into a pint

A pale yellow color with a one finger off-white cap and some stray bubbles pushing north. Some clingy lace and spider web patterns develop.

A mellow hop aroma complemented nicely by the sweet citrus of the blood orange. Hop notes of grapefruit, mango, tangerines, and ripe melon. A sturdy pale malt background stays low and lets the hops play.

A very nice interplay between these hops and the blood orange. Sweet citrus from the fruit with ripe melon, mango, grapefruit, and tangerines from the hops. The finish is a mix of bitter and sweet, with just a touch of bitterness lingering.

Light bodied with even carbonation.

This is a very mellow IPA. I like this hop though, good tropical, citrus notes and the decision to match this up with blood orange is perfect.

03-18-2013 16:16:02 | More by ColForbinBC
HBC 342 IPA - Blood Orange from Relic Brewing Co
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