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Don't Bring Me Down, Zeus - Begyle Brewing Company

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Don't Bring Me Down, Zeus
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86
very good

34 Ratings
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Ratings: 34
Reviews: 4
rAvg: 3.83
pDev: 8.09%
Wants: 2
Gots: 2 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Begyle Brewing Company visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  8.60% ABV

Availability: Rotating

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Beer added by: emerge077 on 06-21-2013

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look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Served from growler directly from brewery on February 13, 2014. Served into tulip glass.

A: Dark orange with two to three fingers of head. The head may be somewhat exaggerated due to the growler.

S: Hoppy with a citrus undertone. Hint of alcohol as well.

T: Hoppy and sweet. The alcohol does cut through, especially at the end.

M: Full body. No complaints here.

O: A good imperial IPA. The alcohol aspects knock this offering down a bit.

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Double ipa. Batch 77 nice malty hopped up ipa. Nose is mild. Smooth nice dry finish.

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look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Hazy saturated orange color, thin layer of foam on top, lasting collar of lace. Long lasting surface coverage.

Subdued citrus aroma, slight pale malt, fairly dry. For a DIPA, it's too mellow.

Orange and grapefruit flavors, some yeasty esters, creamy and smooth. Fairly moderate bitterness lingers in the back, not a bruiser, it's more balanced. Slightly sticky on the lips but not especially sweet, it finishes dry. It's very drinkable and mild fruity DIPA, but not super punchy or unique. Still it's well put together and the abv is nowhere to be found.

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Don't Bring Me Down, Zeus from Begyle Brewing Company
86 out of 100 based on 34 ratings.