1. The wait is over! Download the BeerAdvocate app on iTunes or Google Play now.
  2. Get 12 issues / year of BeerAdvocate magazine for only $9.99!

Dankosaurus - Cedar Creek Brewery

Not Rated.

Displayed for educational use only; do not reuse.
very good

89 Ratings
no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 89
Reviews: 10
rAvg: 3.85
pDev: 12.73%
Wants: 3
Gots: 15 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Cedar Creek Brewery visit their website
Texas, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.80% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Domvan on 04-28-2014)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Usefulness | Recent | High | Low | Top Raters
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Ratings: 89 | Reviews: 10 | Display Reviews Only:
Reviews by TXhomebrewer:
Photo of TXhomebrewer
3/5  rDev -22.1%

TXhomebrewer, May 11, 2014
More User Reviews:
Photo of Tiernan
3.75/5  rDev -2.6%

Tiernan, Jul 08, 2014
Photo of jheezee
3.75/5  rDev -2.6%

jheezee, May 15, 2014
Photo of jburns301
3.5/5  rDev -9.1%

jburns301, Jul 25, 2014
Photo of mjstacker
4/5  rDev +3.9%

mjstacker, Jul 08, 2014
Photo of zonker17
4.5/5  rDev +16.9%

zonker17, Jul 22, 2014
Photo of BKotch
4/5  rDev +3.9%

BKotch, Jun 08, 2014
Photo of sunofneurot
3.75/5  rDev -2.6%

sunofneurot, Aug 22, 2014
Photo of turfy
3.75/5  rDev -2.6%

turfy, Jun 26, 2014
Photo of humpty1602
3.75/5  rDev -2.6%

humpty1602, Jun 15, 2014
Photo of bmurray10
4/5  rDev +3.9%

bmurray10, May 19, 2014
Photo of shanman
2.46/5  rDev -36.1%

After hearing good things about this beer, I was seriously let down, and not too happy I had three left. It has a nice delicious dank fruity hop smell. That's where the good ends. I actually tend to prefer an IPA with a mellow malt back bone, and hop forward. This is ridiculous. I didn't realize how crucial that malt was until trying this brew. Did they even put malt in this? The beer has potential, as the hop flavor is nice, but it's so thin and poorly balanced.... and leaves a strange after taste.

shanman, Jun 01, 2014
Photo of Sazz9
3/5  rDev -22.1%

Sazz9, Jul 01, 2014
Photo of buzzed
4/5  rDev +3.9%

buzzed, Aug 08, 2014
Photo of EgadBananas
3.5/5  rDev -9.1%

EgadBananas, Aug 22, 2014
Photo of Westyn
4/5  rDev +3.9%

Westyn, Jul 31, 2014
Photo of BockMan
3.75/5  rDev -2.6%

BockMan, Jul 26, 2014
Photo of Big_Dave
3.5/5  rDev -9.1%

Big_Dave, Aug 22, 2014
Photo of Bearman13
4.25/5  rDev +10.4%

Bearman13, May 01, 2014
Photo of mcdsports
3.9/5  rDev +1.3%

mcdsports, Aug 27, 2014
Photo of tesla323
4.75/5  rDev +23.4%

tesla323, Jun 16, 2014
Photo of twiggamortis420
3.8/5  rDev -1.3%

16 oz can pours a clear gold color with an ample cap of creamy white head. Nice retention and lacing - a good looking brew.

Nose is juicy tropical fruit and Starburst candy. Aroma is quite hoppy, grains are biscuity in the background.

Taste has lots of starfruit and papaya hop flavor on the front end with a sweet malty middle. Finish is not as dry and bitter as I thought it would be. Experimental hop 05256 is certainly unique and at least as tropical as Amarillo. This is a good beer, I think I like some of Cedar Creek's offerings better, but this one is another solid addition to the lineup. I like what they are doing up there in Seven Points, TX.

twiggamortis420, May 11, 2014
Photo of AtrumAnimus
5/5  rDev +29.9%

This pours a very cloudy golden color with an orange tinge to it.that has a thick and fluffy white head that settles to a bread like bubble pattern and and has good lacing down the glass.

The smell is very rich with a wonderfully complex hop aroma that is tart, fruity and spiced with a variety of pepper, pine and grass with subtler notes of bread, citrus and fruit.

The taste is wonderfully perfect IPA that is rich, malty goodness that has a great bitter start and finish with notes of lemon zest, bread, pine, apples and other fruity notes that are so well balanced with the bitter that the finish is clean and just right.

The mouthfeel is perfect also and rich with out being cloying; Just right.

Overall this is a perfect IPA and will be one I seek out again and again.

AtrumAnimus, Jul 05, 2014
Photo of blastoderm55
3.5/5  rDev -9.1%

blastoderm55, Jun 16, 2014
Photo of mpalestino
4.25/5  rDev +10.4%

mpalestino, Sep 04, 2014
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Dankosaurus from Cedar Creek Brewery
86 out of 100 based on 89 ratings.