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Blazing World - Modern Times Beer

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BA SCORE
92
outstanding

592 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 592
Reviews: 76
rAvg: 4.09
pDev: 9.29%
Wants: 40
Gots: 69 | FT: 9
Brewed by:
Modern Times Beer visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Ale |  6.80% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: mactrail on 06-30-2013)
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Reviews by vitALEity:
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5/5  rDev +22.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4

I love this beer. However, I dont at all understand why they call this a hoppy-dank-amber. Its not amber. They even go ahead and list the SRM on the can. Its 9, which is not even close to being an amber! I dont get it. Anyway, Im rating this as an IPA because if I rated it as an amber I would have a much lower appearance score. So, as an IPA here goes:

A: Golden, cloudy, nice creamy head and retention.

S: A lot of Nelson Kiwi/Tropical fruit intermingling with nice dank, resinous, simcoe and blueberry notes from the Mosaic. Tropical, fruity, oily and dank.

T: Tropical fruit, blueberries, citrus and some nice chewy, oily, sticky dankness.

M: Full bodied. Really nice.

O: Its a great IPA. One of the best

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S: Dank, resinous hops that are orange-like in character. Mango, nectarine.

T: Peach, mandarin or tangerine, hoppy but not overly bitter.

M: The thickness of a double or triple IPA without being too astringent on the finish.

O: Super impressed with this one. Apparently a "hoppy-dank amber" lies somewhere between a double IPA and an imperial red in taste and mouthfeel (though without the higher ABV).

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Blazing World from Modern Times Beer
92 out of 100 based on 592 ratings.