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Two Hearted Ale - Bell's Brewery, Inc.

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Two Hearted AleTwo Hearted Ale

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BA SCORE
95
world-class

10,401 Ratings
THE BROS
92
outstanding

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Ratings: 10,401
Reviews: 3,048
rAvg: 4.27
pDev: 10.77%
Wants: 574
Gots: 1,282 | FT: 39
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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BLACKENEDPLAGUE

Ohio

4/5  rDev -6.3%

12-27-2013 21:54:23 | More by BLACKENEDPLAGUE
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Dolfan907

Louisiana

4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

12-27-2013 18:18:55 | More by Dolfan907
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Llamameister

Tennessee

3.75/5  rDev -12.2%

12-27-2013 16:38:08 | More by Llamameister
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crowsnest

Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

12-27-2013 14:52:21 | More by crowsnest
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KennethPowers

Minnesota

4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

12-27-2013 09:39:26 | More by KennethPowers
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King_Charles

Michigan

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

12-27-2013 01:31:42 | More by King_Charles
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tikk

New York

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

12-26-2013 05:22:59 | More by tikk
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mikerieder

South Dakota

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

12-26-2013 04:07:14 | More by mikerieder
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Trfagan3

Ohio

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

12-26-2013 03:58:34 | More by Trfagan3
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Theogre83

Kansas

4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

12-26-2013 02:12:53 | More by Theogre83
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Geech

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev -6.3%

12-25-2013 18:57:09 | More by Geech
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timmy2b

New York

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

12-25-2013 14:59:41 | More by timmy2b
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Ptzy13

New Jersey

4/5  rDev -6.3%

12-25-2013 14:47:18 | More by Ptzy13
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rawfish

California

3.83/5  rDev -10.3%

Clear amber, a mild chill haze to begin with. Thin white cap of half a finger leaves rings of great lacing on the glass. Retention was average, not much of it left after a few dregs.

Balanced malt and hop aroma, starts with warm buttered croissants of all things with a bit of bakers yeast meddling with a moderate pine, orange citrus and bright herbaceous hops character, juniper and red berries come to mind.

Malt is standard two-row, solid breadiness with a bit of raw husks showing before the hops arrive with a leafy green herbaceous and pine flavor, balanced push between malts and hops. Moderate bitterness begins to cleanse the palate before alcohol and aftertaste leak in with some lemon Pledge solvent flavor that ghosts quickly in and out.

Where this beer lacks in overwhelming flavor or aroma it makes up for with a medium body and creamy mouthfeel. Alcohol pretty well hidden and easy to drink. (Can mouthfeel please be worth more on the damn BA rating scale?)

I can finally check off this beer on my IPA bucket list, a intricately crafted balanced beer but also leaves me very aware of my apparent conditioning towards the west coast varieties.

12-25-2013 09:11:58 | More by rawfish
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NorthSideSean

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

12-25-2013 05:12:54 | More by NorthSideSean
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christopherbaum

Michigan

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

12-25-2013 02:06:32 | More by christopherbaum
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aqualung23

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -12.2%

12-25-2013 01:59:10 | More by aqualung23
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Aldape81080

Kansas

4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

12-25-2013 00:59:41 | More by Aldape81080
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Nordbier

Georgia

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

12-25-2013 00:24:59 | More by Nordbier
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Mkdouthit

Georgia

4/5  rDev -6.3%

12-24-2013 20:17:37 | More by Mkdouthit
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ISmith87

Arizona

4.26/5  rDev -0.2%

A - 4.5 - Nice orange amber color with a thick white head on it. Leaves nice lacing.
S - 4.25 - Pine, grapefruit, some earthy hops, breadiness from the malt.
T - 4.25 - Bitter pine, earthy hops, grapefruit, citrus zest, bready malt background.
M - 4.25 - Light-medium mouth feel. Aftertaste is pretty pure bitterness. Alc is well covered.
O - 4.25 - It's really good, but not as amazing as some people say.

12-24-2013 19:30:03 | More by ISmith87
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DerekQXQX

Illinois

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

12-24-2013 18:53:25 | More by DerekQXQX
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keenanite21

Colorado

4.75/5  rDev +11.2%

12-24-2013 18:48:57 | More by keenanite21
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BigZ2214

Connecticut

4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

12-24-2013 18:15:29 | More by BigZ2214
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lilsmizzul1225

Indiana

4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

12-24-2013 06:07:09 | More by lilsmizzul1225
Two Hearted Ale from Bell's Brewery, Inc.
95 out of 100 based on 10,401 ratings.