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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

9,501 Ratings
THE BROS
94
outstanding

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Ratings: 9,501
Reviews: 3,109
rAvg: 4.49
pDev: 9.58%
Wants: 1,761
Gots: 1,360 | 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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elNopalero

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4.78/5  rDev +6.5%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Update: Cracked open my first bottled Hopslam this year. ...and my second, and my third, and fourth and ....

It's delicious, doesn't drink like a 10%+ beer. Honeyed sweet, but intensely hoppy at the same time. Haters gonna hate but this is superior. For a limited release that’s still wildly available at a price point cheaper than most beers sold in bombers what more can I say?

My 450th review. And the first time I’ve ever tried Hopslam!

Had on draught at the Eccentric Café in good ol’ Kalamazoo, Michigan.

This poured a caramel-amber color. Looking good, looking good.
I get a hop slam of aroma—just a blast of hops. First whiff set the stage for the floral, vibrant, zesty, hoppy goodness. Hook this up to an oxygen tank and let me breath it in! Flavor combination of some tropical fruits, lots of citrus, and a bit of a chewiness to keep it interesting. I found a big malt backing to balance out the scales and a dry finish that kept me begging for more, more, more! I sipped and I sipped and I decimated my palate with hop bitterness. Hopslam! (Exclamation point!)

Serving type: on-tap

03-25-2014 23:54:36 | More by elNopalero
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Hopslam Ale from Bell's Brewery, Inc.
99 out of 100 based on 9,501 ratings.