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New Holland Imperial Hatter - New Holland Brewing Company

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New Holland Imperial HatterNew Holland Imperial Hatter

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BA SCORE
87
very good

604 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 604
Reviews: 246
rAvg: 3.85
pDev: 11.17%
Wants: 32
Gots: 30 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
New Holland Brewing Company visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  9.38% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: SupaCelt on 07-20-2005

No notes at this time.
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Maybe it's the hoppiness, maybe I'm turning against the IPA, but in any case I wasn't impressed with this beer. Nice pour, cloudy amber with a full head that slowly reduces to a creamy foam. (You know what I mean). Highly bitter hoppiness is the taste. After half the bottle I look like the cat on the label, got a top hat on, some kind of card stuck in it, bow tie. Suit coat. One eye bigger than the other. Lips kind of drawn up from the bitterness. How do they knkwbwhat I look like?!?

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Bomber from Costco.

A: Pours a dark, clear copper without about a finger of head, mild retention of this toffee colored head.

S: Caramel, molasses, sugar, sweetness. Not much in the way of bitter hoppiness.

T: The flavors above with a slightly more hop character and a bit of astringency on back end. Booze is well hidden.

M: Creamy and full. Not as fresh as I'd like. A beer that's a meal.

This is above average, but I wouldn't beat the down doors for it.

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New Holland Imperial Hatter from New Holland Brewing Company
87 out of 100 based on 604 ratings.