New Holland Farmhouse Hatter Belgian IPA - New Holland Brewing Company

Not Rated.
New Holland Farmhouse Hatter Belgian IPANew Holland Farmhouse Hatter Belgian IPA

Displayed for educational use only; do not reuse.
BA SCORE
84
good

296 Ratings
THE BROS
87
very good

(view ratings)
Ratings: 296
Reviews: 106
rAvg: 3.72
pDev: 11.29%
Wants: 9
Gots: 9 | 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)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Recent | Likes | High | Low | Top Raters | Read the Alström Bros Beer Reviews and Beer Ratings of New Holland Farmhouse Hatter Belgian IPA Alström Bros
Ratings: 296 | Reviews: 106 | Display Reviews Only:
Photo of DarthGuitarHero
3.25/5  rDev -12.6%

Photo of Brasso
4.5/5  rDev +21%

Photo of RusImpStoLuv
4.25/5  rDev +14.2%

Photo of JIMTRK16
4.25/5  rDev +14.2%

Photo of NicholasOfMKE
4/5  rDev +7.5%

Photo of crashdavisinoh
3.75/5  rDev +0.8%

Photo of Dustin_A_Stoutdrinker
3.75/5  rDev +0.8%

Photo of Getalegup
3.75/5  rDev +0.8%

Photo of lochef81
3.76/5  rDev +1.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

This is my first experience with a saison or a farmhouse ale. I'm reviewing this beer but still not quite certain about the style or my affection for it. The ale pours a hazy golden copper with a very thick white head that is quite long lasting and leaves a slight white lacing behind. The aroma is sour and earthy with notes of orange bitters, grass, and herbaciousness. It sips smooth with a light to medium body. The flavor is quite tangy. Slightly sour and has a slight bite of alcohol. It is pleasing on the palate and invigorating on the brain with questions of what all is happening in this ale. I've enjoyed te differences in this ale from what I am used to but still not sure if it is a beer style that I will return to often. That being said, I can say that this is a very well crafted and enjoyable ale. Which, at the very reason price, should most certainly be picked up and tried even if the style is not completely your cup of tea.

Photo of mrfrancis
4/5  rDev +7.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A: Pours a dark golden orange with a thick, pillowy white head that takes quite some time to settle.

S: Aromas of kumquat, tangerine, bitter orange, lemon, lime, herbs, grass, caramel, biscuit, and woody spices fill the nose.

T: Notes of caramel, biscuit, toffee, sweet cream, crackers, minerals, kumquat, bitter orange, tangerine, lemon rind, lime zest, herbs, grass, and spicy yeast are surprisingly well integrated. The finish presents a pleasant mixture of spicy yeast, biscuit, herb, grass, bitter orange, kumquat, and lemon notes.

M: Rather slight in body, this ale goes from mildly resinous to dry fairly quickly. Delightful, active carbonation tingles on the tongue. Feels very airy in the mouth. Easy to drink.

O: A nice, easy drinking ale with some complexity and a superb integration of malt, yeast, and hop flavors. Recommended.

Photo of staaaaalin
3.75/5  rDev +0.8%

Photo of tdm168
3.25/5  rDev -12.6%

Photo of drbenderdo
3.75/5  rDev +0.8%

Photo of ssimpson89
3.5/5  rDev -5.9%

Photo of JF1917
4.25/5  rDev +14.2%

Photo of rodemey2
3.75/5  rDev +0.8%

Photo of vinny21bal
3/5  rDev -19.4%

Photo of Zanico
3/5  rDev -19.4%

Photo of nhirsch04
3.75/5  rDev +0.8%

Photo of FinchSCF
4/5  rDev +7.5%

Photo of 21Maestro8
4.5/5  rDev +21%

Photo of Pens1967
3.75/5  rDev +0.8%

Photo of mikefuski17
3/5  rDev -19.4%

Photo of ejohnson654
4/5  rDev +7.5%

Photo of Wukk
4/5  rDev +7.5%

New Holland Farmhouse Hatter Belgian IPA from New Holland Brewing Company
84 out of 100 based on 296 ratings.