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New Holland Farmhouse Hatter Belgian IPA - New Holland Brewing Company

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New Holland Farmhouse Hatter Belgian IPANew Holland Farmhouse Hatter Belgian IPA

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291 Ratings
very good

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Ratings: 291
Reviews: 106
rAvg: 3.73
pDev: 11.26%
Wants: 10
Gots: 8 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
New Holland Brewing Company visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
Belgian IPA |  5.07% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
"Fermentation character from Belgian-born yeast, envelops bright hop character with a spicy, tart Farhouse funk. Original Gravity: 12.2 ºP, ABV: 5.07%, IBU: 53 "

(Beer added by: PhineasGage on 05-28-2011)
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2/5  rDev -46.4%

Lozanoa11, Nov 26, 2011
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2.5/5  rDev -33%

TastyIsBeer, Feb 05, 2012
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2.5/5  rDev -33%

kjrod20, Oct 05, 2013
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2.9/5  rDev -22.3%

Thanks for Jim (RatedZ) for send me this, the Black and the Rye.
Shared with my wife in tulip glasses.

A – A golden straw color, but a little more on the orange side, a decent haziness that is expected from the style. A large off white almost oat colored head that had great retention.

S – Oranges, maybe a little banana some Belgian yeast funk, a mild hop profile and some fresh baked bread to it.

T – Some fruity/citrus flavors in the beginning with a little funk intertwined some bready taste and also a little bitterness almost on the grassy side of the spectrum.

M – On the lighter side of medium bodied, but not to thin, decent carbonation.

O – I was left wanting a little more from this beer, but was left a little empty. I would put this more into the Belgian Pale category than the Belgian IPA. This still was a decent a respectable beer.

MrTopher, Sep 30, 2011
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3/5  rDev -19.6%

acurtis, Jul 04, 2013
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3/5  rDev -19.6%

mikefuski17, Dec 01, 2013
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3/5  rDev -19.6%

leinie13, Dec 06, 2011
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3/5  rDev -19.6%

crhuntjr, Jul 10, 2014
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3/5  rDev -19.6%

marcb105, Jul 05, 2013
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3/5  rDev -19.6%

Zanico, Dec 27, 2013
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3/5  rDev -19.6%

smartassboiler, Mar 23, 2013
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3/5  rDev -19.6%

the pour delivers a copper coloured and clear beer with an off white head. minimal carbonation.

the nose is sweet with a little candy and some bubblegum with modest floral notes and some funky farmhouse dinge bringing up the rear.

the taste has some sweet and caramel tones. the farmhouse qualities are not overly prevalent. this is a pretty mild brew with light bitterness and light profile.

mouthfeel is surprisingly light. the body is a bit paltry and underfed.

overall, this brew is decent. it is not quite astonishing, but there is nothing abrasive and the taste is clean. decent.

SupaCelt, Jul 15, 2011
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3/5  rDev -19.6%

BrewClint, Apr 04, 2014
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3/5  rDev -19.6%

coz, Aug 24, 2013
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3/5  rDev -19.6%

Hoptoudrop, Jul 23, 2014
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3/5  rDev -19.6%

RyanAU, Aug 18, 2013
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3/5  rDev -19.6%

Nick_RobertsM3, Sep 19, 2013
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3/5  rDev -19.6%

parrotdead, Jul 21, 2013
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3/5  rDev -19.6%

malfunxion, Aug 27, 2014
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3/5  rDev -19.6%

Dyerseve, Jun 01, 2012
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3/5  rDev -19.6%

a: This was a clear, dark, golden orange color. It poured with a large, airy looking, big bubbled head that faded to moderate lace.

s: An appealing combination of wet, lightly funky, earthy hay, and lemony, flowery hops. There were also milder fruit elements of apple and pear.

t: The taste is a pretty big departure from the smell. Sweet, kind of muddled tasting grains dominate up front. The finish is a clash between a too strong Belgian yeast clove note and a largely flavorless, herbal hop flavor.

m: Light carbonation made this feel thin.

o: I was excited by what I smelled, but this just doesn't come together well. The bottle read "vintage 2011", so this may have just been too old. Oh well, I'll continue trying New Holland offerings because they do take chances and their bottles are reasonably priced.

DIM, Aug 29, 2011
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3/5  rDev -19.6%

djrn2, Jul 04, 2013
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3/5  rDev -19.6%

fredmugs, Jul 22, 2013
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3/5  rDev -19.6%

schultzm, Jan 06, 2012
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3/5  rDev -19.6%

vinny21bal, Dec 27, 2013
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New Holland Farmhouse Hatter Belgian IPA from New Holland Brewing Company
84 out of 100 based on 291 ratings.