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Hopslam Ale - Bell's Brewery, Inc.

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Hopslam AleHopslam Ale

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BA SCORE
99
world-class

9,505 Ratings
THE BROS
94
outstanding

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Ratings: 9,505
Reviews: 3,109
rAvg: 4.49
pDev: 9.58%
Wants: 1,762
Gots: 1,362 | FT: 43
Brewed by:
Bell's Brewery, Inc. visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  10.00% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
Brewed with honey. Hoppy as hell.

(Beer added by: beernbbq on 04-14-2004)
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alphagnome

Iowa

4.01/5  rDev -10.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Appearance:
Hazy, deep orange body with a finger thick beige head. Decent Lacing but no noticeable carbonation.

Aroma:
Not as brutal as one might expect, but it's simple and surprisingly sweet. Nice, earthy and citrus hop bouquet laced with vibrant notes of honey and tropical fruit.

Taste:
Big, bitter bite right up front. Gobs floral and pine hops are somehow balanced with sweetness from honey and pineapple, tangerine, and other tropical fruit. Boozy.

Mouthfeel:
One smooth medium-bodied beer. Decent carbonation. Alcohol is very present. Dry finish.

Overall:
A very good Imperial IPA that is incredibly hoppy, yet nicely balanced. Worthy of the reputation it has earned.

Serving type: bottle

02-20-2014 23:44:39 | More by alphagnome
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Hopslam Ale from Bell's Brewery, Inc.
99 out of 100 based on 9,505 ratings.