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Double Dry Hopped Dugana IPA - Avery Brewing Company

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Double Dry Hopped Dugana IPADouble Dry Hopped Dugana IPA

Educational use only; do not reuse.
very good

53 Ratings
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Ratings: 53
Reviews: 4
rAvg: 4.02
pDev: 11.69%
Wants: 5
Gots: 11 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Avery Brewing Company visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  8.50% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: Beerandraiderfan on 02-17-2011

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

No notes at this time.
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Ratings: 53 | Reviews: 4
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Came out just like Dugana in appearance, but a little cloudier, good orange glow, tiny bit of white head. Aroma was earthy, really the only area of potential improvement over regular Dugana.

Hoppy, gritty, bitterness was amped up seemingly to 93 ibus. Didn't hide the alcohol as well as the normal version. Mouthfeel was lacking for something double dry hopped, tasted more like a double bitter hop session than a dry hopping session.

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Pours rich amber with orange and grenadine tinge. Medium head subsides within a minute, leaving rich lacing.

The primary factor for em in this beer is smell. It is a colorful bouquet of aromas, just as expected from an IPA. Amid the usual confluence of grapefruit, tree bark and resin there are new and interesting notes that I couldn't quite place at first...later, I got it - lychee. And some rose hip tea. And rose oil. Overall - very herbaceous, like standing in an herbal tea store.

It is quite warm to taste, courtesy of alcohol content. Still, notes of rose on the palate. Not overly exciting or original mouthfeel, just lots of hoppy goodness and herbal flavor.

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Double Dry Hopped Dugana IPA from Avery Brewing Company
89 out of 100 based on 53 ratings.