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Hopslam Ale - Bell's Brewery, Inc.

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Hopslam AleHopslam Ale

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BA SCORE
100
world-class

9,379 Ratings
THE BROS
94
outstanding

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Ratings: 9,379
Reviews: 3,108
rAvg: 4.5
pDev: 9.56%
Wants: 1,736
Gots: 1,327 | FT: 44
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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jaasen64

Massachusetts

4.19/5  rDev -6.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

12oz bottle poured into CCB snifter. Bottled 12/29/11

A- Pours a hazy dark orange gold, not much head, fairly low carbonation.

S- Honey, hops, citrus fruits, a little bit of grapefruit, lemon, etc..

T- Sweet honey, citrus hops, a little bit of pine, finishes a little bit bitter.

M- Medium bodied, well balanced between hops and honey, abv very well hidden, finishes smooth.

O- This was a very good DIPA that's a little bit different then the Northeast IPAs I'm used to due to the addition of the honey. The DIPA has a nice sweet taste that is well balanced between the hops and the honey. It's very hard to tell that this beer is 10%, it is hidden very well. I still prefer beers like Heady Topper, HF IPAs, etc. a little bit better, but this DIPA was great non-the-less. The bottles I had were a bit past there prime so the hops faded a little bit, but they were still very good.

Serving type: bottle

06-09-2012 23:23:33 | More by jaasen64
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Hopslam Ale from Bell's Brewery, Inc.
100 out of 100 based on 9,379 ratings.