Exit 16 - Flying Fish Brewing Company
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Reviews by jhawth:
3.75/5 rDev -9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75
Appearance: Poured into a DFH snifter. Pours a light gold with a finger and half head of fine foam. Nice head retention.
Aroma: Hops dominate with rich tropical fruits followed up by floral and herbal notes.
Taste: Fruity and floral hop notes paired with a light and relatively dry malt presence. Interesting.
Mouthfeel: Medium-bodied, light carbonation.
Overall: Interesting, enjoyable, and drinkable DIPA.
Serving type: bottle
11-02-2013 03:37:24 | More by jhawth
More User Reviews:
3.9/5 rDev -5.3%
look: 3 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4
[Suggested Glassware: Tulip Glass]
The pour was a lightly cloudy golden yellow with an average (1-2 finger) white creamy head that diminished slowly, down to a large puddled film and medium collar with excellent sheets of lacing.
The aroma was pleasantly sweet with light grain malts, citrus and floral hops and a mild earthy yeast with notes of caramel, citrus (grapefruit and tangerine), tropical fruit (mango, pineapple and papaya) and a very light hint of alcohol.
The taste started out lightly sweet with notes of caramel and citrus, but quickly became moderately bitter with a bold fruitiness and a strong alcohol presence at the end. The flavor lasted for a nice long time following the swallow, with a hoppy alcohol taste left lingering on the taste buds.
Mouthfeel was a bit beyond light in body with a creamy, dry texture and a carbonation that was a subdued medium in intensity.
Overall this is a really tasty and well balanced IPA. I don't know if it is the rice that made the difference, but it is put together exceptionally well making it a very enjoyable drinking experience...
Serving type: bottle
07-16-2014 18:19:54 | More by KajII
Exit 16 from Flying Fish Brewing Company
92 out of 100 based on 571 ratings.