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Reign Supreme - Pig Minds Brewing Co.

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Reign Supreme
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3 Ratings
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Ratings: 3
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 3.22
pDev: 24.22%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Pig Minds Brewing Co. visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.50% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: 4DAloveofSTOUT on 06-21-2012)
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Reviews by Trifecta1:
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2.15/5  rDev -33.2%
look: 2 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2

Had on tap at the brewery a few weeks after it opened.

Appearance was clear yellow, and flat, like Hopcore. PIG MINDS Y U NO MAKE BEER PRETTY? Smell was generic, and thin. Piney hops, but not very pungent. Taste was the same; weak piney hops, and thin, even had some lager notes of corn. Not very appealing. The mouthfeel was flat, but had some astringency to it, which was redeeming.

And a side note - As a local who enjoys craft beers from all over the world, and would like to enjoy some that are from my own town, Pig Minds should stop releasing a new style every week, and work on what they already have. Being a jack of all trades but a master of none won't get you die-hard fans.

Trifecta1, Oct 26, 2012
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4/5  rDev +24.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

poured into pint glass by bartender.

reviewed from notes taken on 6/12/12.

Appearance: Yellow bodied beer with 1 finger of white head.

Smell: Pine and grapefruit hops. Crackery malt profile.

Taste: Moderate bitterness in this hop forward beer. This beer is more about the pine and grapefruit hop profile. The malts are not very notable maybe a tad bit of bready malts are in there, but its fairly covered by the hops.

Mouthfeel: medium bodied beer with moderate carbonation.

Overall: This one is getting close to a DIPA in ABV, but not much balance is not from malt profile. I find it interesting that Pigminds Hopcore APA has a higher ABV than their IPA.

4DAloveofSTOUT, Jun 21, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev +8.7%

bertram, Jun 23, 2012
Reign Supreme from Pig Minds Brewing Co.
- out of 100 based on 3 ratings.