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Bell's Experimental Hop 2011-2 - Bell's Brewery, Inc.

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Bell's Experimental Hop 2011-2
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7 Ratings
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Ratings: 7
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 4.05
pDev: 5.68%
Wants: 1
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Bell's Brewery, Inc. visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.20% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: korguy123 on 04-03-2012)
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Photo of elNopalero
3.98/5  rDev -1.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

This is described as a strong pale ale with pine, floral and tropical hop notes. What that translates into is a dark straw color and what I can only call an oniony hop aroma. Flavor has a pronounced hop bitterness up front, followed by some floral notes, tropical fruit and a wisp of smoke. Ultimately, I was hoping for a more pronounced tropical fruit hop aroma and flavor, like some of the fruit forward west coast IPAs I’m more familiar with.

Photo of MaseFace
4/5  rDev -1.2%

Photo of Moses_Malone
4.5/5  rDev +11.1%

Photo of korguy123
3.85/5  rDev -4.9%
look: 3 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Bells experimental 2011-2
On tap at brewery

A- Hazy blood orange pour. Little to no head. Okay lacing.

S- Slight pine, mango, pineapple, strawberries with a touch mandarin oranges.

T- Pine bitterness, good mango and strawberries with a floral hop finish. Sweet and juicy.

M- Medium bodied, good carbonation.

Photo of minterro
4.25/5  rDev +4.9%

Photo of HopsMatt
4/5  rDev -1.2%

Photo of Scotthuller
3.75/5  rDev -7.4%

Bell's Experimental Hop 2011-2 from Bell's Brewery, Inc.
- out of 100 based on 7 ratings.