Notch 9 - Smartmouth Brewing Company
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Ratings: 26 | Reviews: 2 | Display Reviews Only:
4.08/5 rDev +2.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4
Growler fill at brewery. Consumed same day (11/16). Poured into a Spiegelau IPA glass. Written from notes.
A - Orange/amber with a finger of egg shell colored head. Moderate carbonation with distinct lines. Layers of wavy lacing on sides of glass. Cloudy with no sediment.
S - Mildly fragrant. Orange and peach.
T - Peach, apricot, melon and citrus (orange?). Does not completely mask ABV. Noticeable malt backbone. Warming. Not a bitter hop bomb, but a little pink grapefruit in the finish.
M - Moderate to high carbonation with a medium body.
O - Pleasant surprise. Rather good DIPA in my backyard. Currently overpriced though... $20 for a growler fill, or $15 during designated happy hours. Happy to support local economy, but not when I can get a fresh 6-pack of a superior out-of-area DIPA without too much difficulty.
Serving type: growler
11-24-2013 21:08:01 | More by Duane_Opfer
Notch 9 from Smartmouth Brewing Company
87 out of 100 based on 26 ratings.