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Savage Nimbus Double IPA - StormBreaker Brewing

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Savage Nimbus Double IPA
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87
very good

16 Ratings
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Ratings: 16
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 3.97
pDev: 13.1%
Wants: 0
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
StormBreaker Brewing visit their website
Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  8.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: StJamesGate on 03-10-2014

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Reviews by StJamesGate:
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Delicious! Had it last week and can't stop thinking about it.

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4.54/5  rDev +14.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Got a glass at the Stormbreaker Brewery.

Appearance- a thin creamy white head when served, with some minimal lacing. On the darker end of IPA colors.

Smell- citrus and pine smells are dominant, almost all hop aroma, very little malt smell

Taste- malty, Carmel and biscuit flavors at the front end are followed by a strong hoppy bite. The hops are citrusy, and quite bitter (although not too much for hop-heads like myself). This is not a sweet DIPA, and has just the right amount of dryness.

Mouthfeel- a bit thinner than I've come to expect in DIPAs, probably more along the line of most strong IPAs.

Overall- Hop flavors are dominant throughout, as one would expect with the style, but enough malt backbone to support it. A very nice beer.

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Savage Nimbus Double IPA from StormBreaker Brewing
87 out of 100 based on 16 ratings.