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New Holland Imperial Hatter - New Holland Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
86
very good

523 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 523
Reviews: 236
rAvg: 3.84
pDev: 11.46%
Wants: 26
Gots: 15 | 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:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: SupaCelt on 07-20-2005)
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PaulsBrew

Virginia

4/5  rDev +4.2%

04-07-2014 01:11:08 | More by PaulsBrew
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Filabee

Michigan

4/5  rDev +4.2%

04-05-2014 17:40:57 | More by Filabee
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beerhast

Indiana

3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

03-28-2014 18:27:21 | More by beerhast
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brutusmuktuk

Michigan

3.25/5  rDev -15.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Poured from a bottle with a hazy copper color and a decently foamy white head. Has an okay pine aroma. Taste begins with a sweet citrus flavor before turning into a dry pine flavor towards the end. There is a light amount of hops for an imperial IPA, and even the flavor is lighter than I’d expect. This is a decent beer overall, but not a great imperial IPA. I prefer New Holland’s Mad Hatter to this.

Serving type: bottle

03-19-2014 01:06:18 | More by brutusmuktuk
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jsnoek

Ontario (Canada)

4/5  rDev +4.2%

03-15-2014 03:34:05 | More by jsnoek
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superdoopersauce

Illinois

4/5  rDev +4.2%

03-09-2014 22:41:53 | More by superdoopersauce
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JIMTRK16

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev +10.7%

02-26-2014 17:50:04 | More by JIMTRK16
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ArtZan

New Jersey

4/5  rDev +4.2%

02-21-2014 20:58:19 | More by ArtZan
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topdown

California

4/5  rDev +4.2%

02-21-2014 01:08:54 | More by topdown
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crashdavisinoh

Ohio

3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

02-15-2014 13:20:50 | More by crashdavisinoh
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TreyIsWilson

Michigan

3.84/5  rDev 0%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

A - Pours a dark amber with a one-finger foamy white head. Light amount of lacing.

S - Not much of an aroma. Light amount of tropical fruit and some bready malt.

T - Nice blend of sweet caramel malts and tropical fruits. Good amount of piney hops in the finish. The hops produce a good amount of lingering bitterness in the finish.

M - Heavy bodied with medium carbonation. Dry and sticky mouthfeel.

O - A very decent DIPA. Would definetly drink again.

Serving type: bottle

02-15-2014 02:57:07 | More by TreyIsWilson
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Mphis

Tennessee

3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

02-12-2014 04:00:50 | More by Mphis
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Morakaton

Michigan

3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

02-08-2014 20:57:31 | More by Morakaton
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psoriasaurus

Georgia

4/5  rDev +4.2%

02-05-2014 15:13:04 | More by psoriasaurus
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lochef81

Michigan

3.96/5  rDev +3.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Pours a hazy deep amber hue with a lasting thick off white head. The aroma is super hoppy. Grapefruit, pine, and grass abound. It sips clean and sticky as any good dipa should. The hoppy resin just coats the mouth in a bbeautiful way. The taste is definitely hop forward with tons of citrus and pine resin up front but there is a generous amount of malt balancing the flavor out. This is a very hop forward beer thatd please any hop head but it is also quite well balanced. It is no 90 minute but it is a damn good imperial ipa.

Serving type: bottle

01-28-2014 06:20:11 | More by lochef81
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kendrid

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev +10.7%

01-21-2014 05:56:09 | More by kendrid
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jsf14

Ohio

3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

01-17-2014 05:24:12 | More by jsf14
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KingBiscuit

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev +10.7%

01-12-2014 19:56:07 | More by KingBiscuit
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Emnmarko

Michigan

4.3/5  rDev +12%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

A- Dark amber and solid. Two finger soapy head that lingers. Abundant lacing.

S- Dank citrus notes especially grapefruit.

T- Hops. Bitter citrus. Lasting aftertaste with a mild peppery heat involved somewhere between.

M- Incredibly smooth and crisp. Perfect carbonation with every sip.

O- Great rendition of an imperial IPA. Tons of in your face hop bitterness with a dense malt balance, the backbone of a well put together beer. True to style, this IPA will satisfy most hop heads. Including myself. Cheers!

Serving type: bottle

01-11-2014 22:52:53 | More by Emnmarko
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prdrums77

Ohio

4/5  rDev +4.2%

12-28-2013 05:32:10 | More by prdrums77
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Dolfan907

Louisiana

3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

12-27-2013 18:59:46 | More by Dolfan907
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jschott75

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

12-25-2013 14:51:47 | More by jschott75
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Aprice34

Virginia

3.5/5  rDev -8.9%

12-22-2013 22:02:52 | More by Aprice34
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BreakfastStout

Michigan

3.76/5  rDev -2.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Had this on tap at New Holland Brewery, served in a 10 oz. tulip glass. Nice head that quickly dissipates and leaves some modest lacing. Nice piney floral smell. Solid malty taste with a balanced mouth feel. Doesn't kick you in the ass with over the top hop bitterness.

Overall this is a tasty IIPA. Just short of fantastic but good enough that I picked up a growler to sample with my brother-in-law over Christmas. Let's see if this is tasty enough to put down his Backwoods Bastard.

Serving type: on-tap

12-21-2013 00:28:35 | More by BreakfastStout
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fellowrs

Ohio

4/5  rDev +4.2%

12-18-2013 18:17:03 | More by fellowrs
New Holland Imperial Hatter from New Holland Brewing Company
86 out of 100 based on 523 ratings.