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Two Hearted Ale - Bell's Brewery, Inc.

Two Hearted AleTwo Hearted Ale

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BA SCORE
95
world-class

8,712 Ratings
THE BROS
92
outstanding

(view ratings)
Ratings: 8712
Reviews: 2962
rAvg: 4.27
pDev: 10.77%


Brewed by:
Bell's Brewery, Inc. visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
An India Pale Ale style well suited for adventurous trips to the Upper Peninsula. American malts and enormous hop additions give this beer a crisp finish and an incredibly floral aroma.

(Beer added by: Todd on 12-11-2001)
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TheSixthRing

California

4.23/5  rDev -0.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Bottle dated 10/11/12

Appearance - Pours a hazy sunset orange with a finger of white head. Sub-par retention leads to a broken layer of suds across the surface. Spotty lacing with fair stick.

Smell - Citrus and tropical notes, mellowed pineapple, backed by an underlying toffee and bread sweetness, with just a hint of butter.

Taste - Upfront, the hops are sweet orange with a good chunk of bitter pith. Lying beneath, a solid bready malt backbone. Once warmed, it traces of buttery toffee can be found mid-taste and toward the finish. Great balance. Aftertaste is pure fresh orange pith bitterness.

Mouthfeel - Light to medium body, with a fair amount of carbonation. Smooth, easy drinking; almost buttery on the swallow.

Overall - Certainly not the hoppiest IPA you'll come across, but it may be one of the more unique offerings out there. Beautiful flavor profile. Excellent balance. Wish I had more than just this one.

Serving type: bottle

11-29-2012 03:20:33 | More by TheSixthRing
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Two Hearted Ale from Bell's Brewery, Inc.
95 out of 100 based on 8,712 ratings.