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Pure Hoppiness - Alpine Beer Company

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world-class

1,920 Ratings
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world-class

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Ratings: 1,920
Reviews: 648
rAvg: 4.38
pDev: 8.45%
Wants: 1,191
Gots: 153 | FT: 9
Brewed by:
Alpine Beer Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  8.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
This brew uses several varieties and multiple hop additions to the kettle as well as a large "hop back" to give the bitterness and aroma a start. Plenty of dry hops finish it off and give a big hop bouquet.
Draft & 22oz bottles.

(Beer added by: xlperro on 12-18-2002)
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A: 4.5 Very clear orange/gold, almost amber in color. Pours a two-inch, off-white head that lingers for a couple minutes.

S: 4.5 Lots of pine up front with a bit of dank and onion. There’s a pretty interesting grassy, earthy aroma that’s balanced by lemon and grapes.

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Pure Hoppiness from Alpine Beer Company
97 out of 100 based on 1,920 ratings.