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Skankin Dirty - Brash Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
85
very good

108 Ratings
THE BROS
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no score

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Ratings: 108
Reviews: 18
rAvg: 3.76
pDev: 11.44%
Wants: 4
Gots: 5 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Brash Brewing Company visit their website
Texas, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  9.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Dope on 06-11-2013)
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Reviews by Cyberkedi:
Photo of Cyberkedi
3.8/5  rDev +1.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Pours a clear golden amber with a thick, fluffy, ivory head that pillows. Resiny hops dominate the aroma, which has a touch of citrus but not much else. Flavor, fortunately, is better, boldly hoppy with woody and resiny notes and quite bitter. Hints of Mandarin orange, grapefruit and sweet malt make their appearance. Mouthfeel is firm, and smooth yet lively, leaving a nice hoppy finish. Get down, dirty - and hoppy.

Cyberkedi, Mar 17, 2014
More User Reviews:
Photo of woodchipper
3.5/5  rDev -6.9%

woodchipper, Jul 14, 2013
Photo of Beaver13
3.95/5  rDev +5.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

22 oz bottle. Pours golden orange with a medium creamy off white head that retains well and laces the glass.

The aroma is sweet caramel / crystal malts, tropical fruit and some grassy piney resiny hops.

The flavor is sweet bready crystal malts and tropical fruit with a big resiny piney hop finish. The mouthfeel is medium bodied with smooth carbonation.

Overall, similar to the Bolllocks with more bitterness and less alcohol. Another solid over the top DIPA.

Beaver13, Aug 26, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -0.3%

megamass, Jul 16, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +13%

aquazr1, Aug 14, 2013
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3/5  rDev -20.2%

PretzelsNBeer, Aug 02, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -6.9%

Trashcat, Wednesday at 09:38 PM
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4/5  rDev +6.4%

ste5venla, Oct 25, 2013
Photo of Sammy
3.75/5  rDev -0.3%

Sammy, Dec 22, 2013
Photo of whatname
3.5/5  rDev -6.9%

whatname, Jan 05, 2014
Photo of Snow81
5/5  rDev +33%

Snow81, Aug 22, 2013
Photo of djschnabel
4.5/5  rDev +19.7%

djschnabel, Jun 16, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -0.3%

mjstacker, Nov 18, 2013
Photo of Denzo
3.5/5  rDev -6.9%

Denzo, Apr 25, 2014
Photo of Kmlund
4/5  rDev +6.4%

Kmlund, Oct 01, 2013
Photo of GRG1313
3.5/5  rDev -6.9%

GRG1313, Aug 15, 2013
Photo of CrazyDavros
4.05/5  rDev +7.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 4.25

Pours amber with a small head.
Nose shows heavy sweet clean malt with some fruity confectionery and piny hops.
Similar flavours with lots of malt and some pine and resinous hops, but then a massive sharp bitterness rolls through accompanied by a fair bit of booze.
Body feels pretty thick.

CrazyDavros, Oct 30, 2013
Photo of Kroehny_Loves_Hops
3.5/5  rDev -6.9%

Kroehny_Loves_Hops, May 12, 2014
Photo of lyman77
2.74/5  rDev -27.1%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

Another beer out of Ipswich, MA. This is a collaboration between Brash and Ska Brewing (CO) and is in the double IPA style.

The color is coppery with a decent hop aroma. The first sip yielded a medium body with an initial metallic taste. The hop character I would not describe as floral or piney, rather grapefruit but more like the bitter rind instead of the fruit. 129 ibu says the label (which features badass artwork btw). The aftertaste was lingering and somewhat odd. I drank half the bottle and decided to move on...my wife (a big hop head) didn't want the rest either.

I get the impression that they were just going for "BIG" over everything else. Maybe that was a noteworthy approach back when craft beer was in its infancy (ie. Arrogant Bastard) but personally I feel like that's been done and executed better. At around $10 for a bomber I would look elsewhere before purchasing again.

lyman77, Jul 09, 2013
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3/5  rDev -20.2%

Beestin, Aug 06, 2014
Photo of bismarksays
3/5  rDev -20.2%

bismarksays, Jun 05, 2014
Photo of ThickNStout
3.29/5  rDev -12.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3

22oz bottle from Sprayberry Bottle Shop (Marietta, GA). 12.99. Bottled 10/04/13. Served in a Clown Shoes snifter.

Pours a hazy orange gold with a finger and a half white head. Wispy layer of retention and a fair bit of lace.

Aromas of bittersweet citrusy hops, vague earthy oak and sweet bready malts.

Taste follows the nose, Bitter earthy pine, grapefruit peel, wet grass, muted oranges, cracker, bread, sweet malts and some booze.

Medium oily body with moderate carbonation. Long grassy bitter finish.

Another in a long line of seemingly collapsed collaborations. I prefer the individual brewerys' independent IPAs to this. Not bad at all (and I had no problems polishing off the bomber) but it's nothing spectacular. Not quite worth the cost of entry considering how much better both The Bollocks and Modus Hoperandi are.

ThickNStout, Oct 24, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -6.9%

SplitsAtoms, Jul 28, 2014
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4/5  rDev +6.4%

freduardo, Jun 21, 2013
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Skankin Dirty from Brash Brewing Company
85 out of 100 based on 108 ratings.