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Capsized - Capital Brewery

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BA SCORE
79
okay

51 Ratings
THE BROS
80
good

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Ratings: 51
Reviews: 9
rAvg: 3.41
pDev: 10.56%
Wants: 0
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Capital Brewery visit their website
Wisconsin, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  9.20% ABV

Availability: Spring

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Ri0 on 05-09-2013)
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4/5  rDev +17.3%

NodakEric, Nov 17, 2013
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4/5  rDev +17.3%

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4/5  rDev +17.3%

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3.75/5  rDev +10%

stogirelli, Nov 22, 2013
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ucis, Jun 21, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +10%

vbiliyar, Jan 04, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +10%

dragomni, Sep 29, 2013
Photo of scaliasux
3.68/5  rDev +7.9%

Appearance - Fairly dark amber gold. Clear. Short off white head, not persistent.

Smell - Hoppy. Mainly a nice herbal aroma.

Taste - Heavy dose of grassy hops balanced with a nice rich molasses-y medium roasted malt. Clear alcohol warmth. Not quite what I was expecting, but rich and balanced - a good tasting, weighty beer.

Mouthfeel - Medium to full. Smooth.

Overall - I like it. Some might not agree with the designation of style.

scaliasux, Jul 01, 2013
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3.63/5  rDev +6.5%

Capsized pours a dark golden color with a small lacing head. There is a rich and hoppy aroma. The taste is on the maltier side, with a harsh floral hop flavor. Full bodied, good flavors, a bit harsh. Overall its an okay double IPA, a bit harsh, and more well balanced then others.

vette2006c5r, Dec 01, 2013
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3.6/5  rDev +5.6%

A - creamy ivory head tops a hazed rusty colored ale. The head holds good retention leaving some lacing on its way down
S - fruity aroma with bready malt and piny hops
T - bready malt with pungent bitter pine dominate the palate; caramel, spicy hops, and fruity esters are more in the background
M - very resiny mouth-feel, medium bodied and drying as the piny hops linger beyond the finish. Alcohol is nonexistent, especially when it's 9.2%! I actually had to double check to make sure it was 9.2% because it is so well concealed.
O - seems a bit muddled, but I do like the piny hops and the bready malt flavors in my IPA's so that's a plus for me. Not so sure I'd get it again, but I seem to have enjoyed it more than most.

barnzy78, Oct 27, 2013
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3.54/5  rDev +3.8%

22oz brown bomber with no freshness date.

Pale brassy hue, superb looking lacing. Fresh hop resin, semi-dank and herbal, tobacco, lemon grass and grapefruit pith make for quite a hoppy nose. Pungent, agressive hopping here. Bitterness is pretty intense but not a palate destroyer. Smooth and creamy, very chewy medium body. Dank, piney, mint, tobacco, peppery alcohol, underlying breadiness, noticeable alcohol, lemon zest, papaya , rose water, long bitter semi-dry finish.

The hoppiness is almost relentless on taking over my tastebuds but there is a smidgen of balance here.

Jason, Jun 08, 2013
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Capsized from Capital Brewery
79 out of 100 based on 51 ratings.