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The Substance - Bissell Brothers Brewing Co.

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world-class

195 Ratings
THE BROS
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(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 195
Reviews: 19
rAvg: 4.37
pDev: 8.24%
Wants: 59
Gots: 34 | FT: 3
Brewed by:
Bissell Brothers Brewing Co. visit their website
Maine, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Bowdoinbeerboy on 12-11-2013)
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Reviews by alaimoa:
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alaimoa

Connecticut

4.48/5  rDev +2.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

On tap at Great lost Bear in Portland. Finally able to find it and looking forward to grabbing some cans. I recommend buying whenever you get a chance

Limited reviews and ticks thus far so wasn't sure what to expect
A: golden with bit of cloudy off white head
S: big pine upfront leading into citrus notes
T: fairly dose to nose with a very nice balance and slightly spicy backend lingering taste that is pleasant and not overly aggressive
M: perfect med carb and easily drinkable

Serving type: on-tap

02-26-2014 00:44:39 | More by alaimoa
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3.93/5  rDev -10.1%
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Pours a sunny gold with a loose, off-white head that dissipates into a slick. Nose expresses citrus rind, a hint of noble hops and a slight yeasty character. Taste consistent with nose; however the flavor are a bit duller - there's more bitterness and less citrus than suggested by the nose as well as a suggestion of onions (Summit?). Mouthfeel is light-medium in body with a lively carbonation and some acidity. Overall, I thought it was a pretty good IPA, but don't understand the hype - I was told it may have been an older can, so perhaps I'll revisit with a fresh one if the opportunity presents.

Serving type: can

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The Substance from Bissell Brothers Brewing Co.
96 out of 100 based on 195 ratings.