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Messenger IPA - Spiteful Brewing

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Messenger IPAMessenger IPA

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BA SCORE
89
very good

63 Ratings
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Ratings: 63
Reviews: 13
rAvg: 4.03
pDev: 6.45%
Wants: 3
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Spiteful Brewing visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  10.40% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Roger85 on 07-02-2013)
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look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 3.75

Spiteful Brewing- Messenger IPA

Look 9/10
Smell 20/20
Taste 36/40
Feel 9/10
Drinkability 16/20

Overall 90/100

Great DIPA, right away reminds me of Dreadnaught. All the normal IPA tastes (Citrus, Pine etc...) Also has a big boozy presence. Maybe a bit too much to keep it from being an elite contender amongst the big dogs of the DIPA world. World class aroma for what that's worth~

BrewUSA, Jan 18, 2014
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Messenger IPA from Spiteful Brewing
89 out of 100 based on 63 ratings.