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Unearthly (Imperial India Pale Ale) - Southern Tier Brewing Company

Unearthly (Imperial India Pale Ale)Unearthly (Imperial India Pale Ale)

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Ratings: 2410
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rAvg: 4.08
pDev: 11.76%


Brewed by:
Southern Tier Brewing Company visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  9.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
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HardTarget

Texas

3.84/5  rDev -5.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Appearance: Hazy pale straw glass holds a good finger of white foam which sticks to the sides of the glass.

Smell: Hop juice, with a sweet base of sugary crystal malt.

Taste: Hops, but almost brought back to center with a sugar cookie dough base. Package ends up being sweet, with a syrupy sugar ribbon and a hop extract perfume. Like all Southern Tier, it's good, but just seems like they cheat with flavor extract additions at the end.

Mouthfeel: Medium heavy body, moderate carbonation, oily finish.

Overall: Tasty, but a bit too sweet for my liking. It's like hops for people who don't like bitter. Beers like this make me with I could get nutritional information, I feel like I'm eating sugar cubes.

Serving type: bottle

02-03-2014 00:00:46 | More by HardTarget
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rdilauro

Connecticut

3.75/5  rDev -8.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

In this situation, the pour was better than the beer. The color was a deeper rich amber orange hue, what I've expected from most IPAs and Imperial IPA. In fact maybe a shade darker. Not sure where it fits on the SRM scale.

The nose was so very typical of a hoppy IPA. All the grapefruit, citrus came flying towards my nose as well as some lemon and melon. I could have just sniffed this one for a couple of hours, a real treat.

The first sip, big big and bigger and soft, filling my entire mouth. But it was somewhat unbalanced. The hops were there but no malt to offset some of the bitterness. So, the finish was just a strong bitter flavor.

A bit too malty for my taste with an IPA

Again, I am glad I tried this, its always fun to experiment, but this is one I will not be asking for again.

Serving type: bottle

01-29-2014 19:02:15 | More by rdilauro
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BucannonXC5

California

4.23/5  rDev +3.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Type: 22-oz. bottle
Glass: 16-oz. glass
From: Eddy’s Beverage Inc. in Saratoga, N.Y.
Price: $7.99 (I think)
Purchased: Jan. 15, 2014
Consumed: Jan. 20, 2014
Misc.: N/A

Poured an orange copper clear color with 1-to-2 fingers of khaki white head. Below average lacing on the sides of the glass. Above average retention on the top.

Smelled sweet floral notes, pine, citrus hops, grapefruit, caramel malts, and bitter peppery spices.

Tasted sweet sugary floral hops, caramel malts, pine, citrus hops, peppery notes, fruity notes, amber notes and peppery spices. Not quite as bitter as the nose.

Medium-to-light body. Oily texture. Average-to-above average carbonation. Long, slightly bitter finish.

A very good beer. Would love to get my hands on some more.

Serving type: bottle

01-25-2014 05:48:37 | More by BucannonXC5
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brureview

Massachusetts

3.98/5  rDev -2.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4


Update: I found that on the second night of drinking this DIPA, that the 42F is the better serving temp: more pine, grapefruit, vanilla, and smoother. It's the lowest temp I have served a DIPA.

First review
The recommended serving temp is 42F, but a warmer serving temp, 50-55 is better- it brings out the pine, vanilla, and a smoother finish. There is a recommendation for a "fluted glass", but there is a suggestion on the label to serve in a tulip. A fluted glass= a tulip? Not sure about this.

The bottle date is 12/13. The beer pours a nice looking copper-tea color in a tulip with a 1 F head.
The color is clear, and there are carbonation bubbles from the bottom of the glass.

The aroma is pine, and light vanilla. Unlike other DIPAs, it is not very strong- just enough, but on the lighter side for aroma compared to other beers in the style.

The mouth feel is carbonated- perhaps a bit too much for this DIPA which is on the smooth side- less bitterness and mellower.

The taste is predominantly pine. There is some citrus undertone with grapefruit rind.
This taste is similar to other DIPAs, but lighter and mellower especially in the finish. There seems to be less hoppiness and bitterness compared to other beers in the style.

Excellent example of the style, but I prefer the 2xIPA. This DIPA is lighter- and a beer geek may prefer this approach to the style on occasion.


Serving type: bottle

01-20-2014 02:55:48 | More by brureview
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Ozzylizard

Pennsylvania

3.1/5  rDev -24%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

bomber at 52 degrees into goblet.
Aroma of flowery hops
Head small (1.5 cm), white, rocky, mostly quickly diminishing to narrow ring with a lump of bubbles floating the center
Lacing poor, just small clumps here and there
Body light orange, clear, slightly sparkling
Flavor begins moderately bitter with no malt or diacetyl
Flavor ends astringent with slight alcohol afterburn
Medium body, slightly oily, carbonation soft.

The lack of sustainable head and poor lacing lower the appearance for me, while the long hangtime for the astringency lowers the repeat drinking appeal.
First tried this DIPA back in 2009, retried now at my brother in law’s insistence (his current favorite beer).
Don’t really notice that it’s any better; not a drain pour, still just eh to ok.

Serving type: bottle

01-10-2014 12:55:06 | More by Ozzylizard
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Niceroad77

British Columbia (Canada)

3.73/5  rDev -8.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Pours a thick but thin foam that dissipates quite rapidly. Great smell of orange even though somewhat on the sweet side. Tastes very sweet for an IPA or at least for my liking. Lots of caramel, some citrus. Very thick on the palate, reminds me of some brown Belgians. Interesting and certainly different, but not what I am looking for in an IPA. Some say it's well balanced, I understand that it has a very high IBU and ABV but to me, the sweetness is a bit overwhelming.

Serving type: bottle

01-04-2014 18:33:41 | More by Niceroad77
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LampertLand

British Columbia (Canada)

3.89/5  rDev -4.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Southern Tier Brewing 'Unearthly Imp IPA' @ 9.5% , served from a 650 ml bottle purchased for $9

A-pour is gold from the bottle to glass with a big white head leaving a spotty lace along the pint

S-pine on the intial open and pour

T-smooth and somewhat sweet fruit tasting Imp IPA

MF-good decent carbonation , big full body

Ov-ok/good beer , decent IPA , not in the 'class' of the great PNW IPA's , butt I'm glad we get to try them here in BC Canada

prost LampertLand

Serving type: bottle

12-31-2013 07:49:59 | More by LampertLand
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ThisWangsChung

Maryland

3.71/5  rDev -9.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.75

22 oz bottle into a pint glass.

A: Pours a clear copper color. The head is a fluffy one-finger off-white shade. It has the typical look I expect from the head of an IPA - good texture, decent retention (not the best among the style, though), and nice lacing left behind.

S: First, I get bittersweet grapefruit with piny hints. The hops also bring some herbal hints. However, it's as malty as I expected - that's not really a bad thing, though. There is a ton of caramel, toffee, and sugar cookie, also. It might be a bit sweet for me, otherwise the aroma really works well.

T: Just like I expected, it's a sweet IPA. If there's any proof that a shitload of IBU's (this has 150 supposedly) doesn't equal a bitter beer, this is it. A slight opening of sweet grapefruit and orange gives way to a finish of peach, caramel, toffee; maybe some black pepper, too. It's faintly boozy, but all that sweetness does a good job of concealing it. There is no bitterness to this at all...I really feel like just a touch more would take this one

M: While it has an initial crisp bite that (along with decent carbonation) helps it go down easily, the sweetness accumulates on the palate. It's a bit too heavy on the palate, as well. Otherwise,

O: This is so close to being a great DIPA, so close. The malt is handled well, the bitterness is nicely restrained, and the hops have a nice flavor to them. But at the end of the day, it's just too sweet. 22 oz is way too much for this one. I'll absolutely drink this again, and hopefully, I'll have someone to split it with.

Serving type: bottle

12-17-2013 04:10:51 | More by ThisWangsChung
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Ankur

Maryland

4.05/5  rDev -0.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured from a 22 oz bottle, pours clear copper color with a little head which disappears quickly. Floral aromatic hops on nose. Alcohol is more loud and overwhelms the taste. But after taste is spicy and typical of imperial IPA. Only flaw I find in this beer is its a little dry and probably that's why alcohol overpowers.

Serving type: bottle

12-17-2013 01:42:03 | More by Ankur
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Scrapss

Pennsylvania

4.24/5  rDev +3.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Poured from the bomber into a Turbinator.

A: Golden ruddy hue with a slightly offwhite on and a half finger head, which dissipated to a thin disk in a few sips. Clean and clear with no haze. Activity level is non-turgid. Carbonation is slow and sluggish if at all.

S: Tropical fruit and piney, some bitter orange notes. Malt shines through the citrus, with medium caramel roasted malt notes. Yeast is taking a distant back seat, but I am getting a very faint clove.

T: Smooth piney resin, dark nuggets and lemongrassy hop goodness. bitter tropical fruit.

M: Creamy, despite what carbonation indicates. Medium-full mouthfeel is punched to malty sweetness then minor bitter dryness at finish. Spritely ultimate finish with malty/piney outbreath.

O: Yes, this is the refined little sister to ST 2X IPA...this brew is the girl you bring home to meet the parents, whereby ST 2X IPA is the girl you hang out with, party with and get platonically twerked by...then punched in the mouth by her the next day for letting her do that to you.

Serving type: bottle

12-16-2013 03:33:06 | More by Scrapss
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artoolemomo

Oregon

3.76/5  rDev -7.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Appearance- Pours up good amount of head which has okay retention. The head is off-white with hints of yellow while the body is a pale to medium amber which appears as a pale amber when held up to the light. Spots of lacing then a sliver of sheeting around the surface of the beer. Lots of lacing after a while.

Nose- Nice but doesn't have much complexity or presence. Citrus (mostly orange) with some pine hanging around the edges. The glass shows a good amount of caramel which fades and shows more of the orange from the bottle. Swirling shows more of the caramel.

Taste- Starts off with citrus while pine, resin, and matchstick flirt around the edges. Slight note of lollipop or lemon or both- kind of like a Jolly Rancher. This fades quickly to show a huge amount of woody bitterness- the pine, resin, and matchstick show up big here. This, however, is contained by a large amount of pepper on the finish. I don't think I've ever tasted this much pepper in any beer before- even beers brewed with pepper. Very spicy hop finish. Some caramel on the front which is quickly overtaken by the wood and gives it taste of burnt caramel. A good IIPA just not the type that I like. I do appreciate that the hop bitterness is manageable and has no real linger.
Caramel (mixed with the lollipop, almost lemon drop flavor) starts to show up on the back end and give this beer more complexity. Above average to good beer. I'm leaning more toward good because the citrus, caramel, and pepper really give a lot of depth to what could just be another bitter IPA.

Mouthfeel- Between light and medium bodied with a bit of syrup to the texture. Mild carbonation.

Drinkability- Pretty easygoing for what I thought, at first, was going to be a pretty hoppy beer. No sign of the 9.5% and at a little over 6 bucks for a bomber at Grocery Outlet, a pretty good price as well. However, I'd rather pay for Sucks this time of year.

Overall- Above average to good but mostly good. A very serviceable IIPA- there's nothing special about it but I would give it a try.

Serving type: bottle

12-14-2013 04:30:23 | More by artoolemomo
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JAFoley

New Hampshire

3.98/5  rDev -2.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

A - crystal clear pale yellow body with three fingers of white head. Great retention and lacing.

S - big citrus and some malty sweetness

T - Solidly bitter citrus hops with a nice earthy malt underneath. Good bit of alcohol but not overly strong considering the abv.

M - Medium/light with moderate carbonation. A bit thin and watery as I find tends to be the case with Southern Tier.

O - This hits all my favorite features of a strong American IPA. It's very citrus and bitter, malts are low and earthy, and it has a high abv. However, I find everything from Southern Tier to be watery. The only reason I like this is that the flavors are strong enough to compensate for the weak body. The 2XIPA for example just doesn't have enough flavor to get passed the wateriness.
So I may buy this again, but it's a tough sell when I can pick up a Ruination or the Green Flash Imperial IPA, or even better, that Green Flash Green Bullet (and I have no idea why people are knocking the Green Bullet. Massively underrated IMO!)

Serving type: bottle

12-13-2013 00:46:42 | More by JAFoley
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BeerKangaroo

Alaska

4.15/5  rDev +1.7%
look: 3.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4

Thanx Shamrock1343;

Small green stamp bottom left corner reads "DOB 07/02/13"

Into a chalice:

A: slightly golden looking amber colored body with a slim white one finger head that dies drastically pretty much within several seconds, well before I was able to snap a picture, some light stringy looking lacing tries to cling but slides for the most part

S: slight pine, but also resinous hops combined nicely with some earthy hops, pretty well done in my opinion

T: sticky sweet pine running all over my taste buds, sticky pine-like aftertaste, slightly dry but somewhat bitter yet sweet finish

M: medium for the most part, not exactly sessionable, carbonation is exceptionally smooth and seems to be slightly different as a DIPA - like its just too smooth to be true (I know its kinda old, but at 9.5 from July of this year, I didn't think it would be this smooth by now), holy moley, is it this way all the time or am I having it at just the right time?

O: best thing about this is the mouthfeel, never have I felt a smoother mouthfeel than any other DIPA I've had, and I've had a ton of them as its a top style of mine - yes I'm having this a bit old, but you know this is a pretty good beer that I would have again, I can only imagine what its like fresh...

Serving type: bottle

12-11-2013 01:04:34 | More by BeerKangaroo
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JMScowcroft

Vermont

3.85/5  rDev -5.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Southern Tier Brewing Company - Unearthly (Imperial India Pale Ale), poured into a DFH Spiegelau IPA glass.

Look - Pours a clear filtered amber with a huge soapy head that retains well. Tons of lacing.

Smell - Piney and resiny hops over a slight malt body with a touch of alcohol.

Taste - Malt intro pushed out of the way by spice and pine. Interesting flavor, I give it good marks for flavor.

Mouthfeel - Warm, spicy, and boozy. Medium body with moderate carbonation. Decent drinkability. The brew falls flat a bit here but not horrible.

Overall - Unique spice in this DIPA (more of a TIPA if you ask me) but not an outstanding brew overall. Not really my bag, baby.

Serving type: bottle

12-02-2013 19:03:28 | More by JMScowcroft
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curasowa

New York

3.35/5  rDev -17.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3 | feel: 4 | overall: 3

Appearance: Clear, copper color with one finger of head that fades with a curtain of lace.

Aroma: Sweet caramel malt over muted piney hops with some medicinal notes.

Taste: Creamy malt sweetness, then lots of spicy booze. There's bitterness towards the back end, but not a lot of depth of flavor - it's more of a metallic bitterness. Also some woodiness towards the finish which is lingering and hot with booze.

The Rest: Not a bad sipping beer, but a bit hot and rough. Stick with the 2XIPA, it has much better balance.

Serving type: bottle

11-14-2013 01:31:31 | More by curasowa
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delta490

Virginia

4.41/5  rDev +8.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

A- a hazy orange copper. Big foamy eggshell head has great retention and leaves big lacing. Carbonation slowly trickles up.

S- big pine buttressed with caramel/malt

T- the taste closely mirrors the aroma but there is a wonderful balance between the two and neither overwhelms the other

M- pleasing fullness and quite smooth. A slight bite from hops on the finish

O- a delicious big flavored and well balanced IIPA.

Serving type: bottle

11-10-2013 18:30:54 | More by delta490
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papat444

Quebec (Canada)

3.88/5  rDev -4.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Poured from a 12oz bottle, DOB 07/01/13.

Huge head, hazy honey gold body, couple of rings left behind, aroma of sweet smelling hops. Very sweet and sticky in the flavor, biscuity, sweet pine in the finish, Bitterness is felt more in the aftertaste. Very nice stuff.

Serving type: bottle

11-03-2013 20:36:46 | More by papat444
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CaptainOats

New Jersey

3.41/5  rDev -16.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Bottled 8/24/13

Poured from a 22oz bottle into my Brooklyn snifter at home

A- Cloudy when first poured cold but the haze subsided for the most part. It clears up nicely to reveal a beautiful amber color. No lacing whatsoever

S- when cold I was getting a soapiness on the nose, it was a bit off putting. As it warmed up I started to get a lot of the malt sweetness on the nose. Just a bit of hops on the nose. I was really expecting more from the hops from an American imperial IPA.

T- I found the hops, must have been some early additions because the bitterness is there but i wish there was more in the nose. I do get some pine on the tongue and a lot of the malt and sweetness. It does cover up the alcohol well.

M- Not as chewie as some big IPAs I've had. I wish the carbonation lasted a bit longer.

O- not a bad beer but definitely not my favorite imperial IPA. Nice balance with the malt but I need more hops on the nose to score his higher. I can't blame it on age, it's less that 2 months old

Serving type: bottle

10-26-2013 19:31:27 | More by CaptainOats
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vcoggins

Texas

4/5  rDev -2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Pours a lite amber/copper color with a big off white head. Hops, light citrus, sweet malts on the nose. I love the sweet beers and this one hits the spot with malt sugary sweetened to balance the wonderful hops. The 9.5% ABV is there but not overpowering but is warming as it goes down. I really like this beer.

Serving type: bottle

10-20-2013 23:37:35 | More by vcoggins
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a0lbudman

Alabama

4.25/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

A-dark gold color with a small head that still laced the glass
S- floral and hops
T-hops with a hops aftertaste that warms then turns dry
M- medium carbonation and medium body
O-great way to start the saturday football day out. Bought a 12 pack of Southern Tier varity looking foward to to next one

Serving type: bottle

10-20-2013 11:13:19 | More by a0lbudman
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thecheapies

Pennsylvania

3.69/5  rDev -9.6%
look: 3 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

12oz bottle with no freshness date.

I decidedly poured Unearthly into a pint glass. I didn't get much of a head, at all, disappointingly so. Orange-amber for a color with some haziness. Not the prettiest beer, after all.

Even the non-oak-aged version has a woodiness to the nose from big dry hop bitterness. Big dank notes of orange and red grapefruit and pine with efficiency considering a hefty malt backbone of caramel and toast and hints of brown sugar. Resinous citrus steals the show; no subtleties of grassiness or floral notes. Just big thick slices of familiar hop fruit.

Stinging booze, beefy caramel, and dank orange-y citrus. Notes of grapefruit and pine are also very prominent. It has a hoppy juiciness that I like, but it's still pretty malty sweet. Tastes not unlike many American barleywines that I have had, but just beefed-up. Toastiness isn't huge, but it's obvious. There's a note of dried apricot, too. Booze is pretty big, from the top. You can tell that it intends to be big all the way through.

A little tacky from the residual sweetness. The booze is happy strong, too. Relatively appropriate, considering the style, and Unearthly's take on it. Still, it compromises drinkability. The body has some oiliness in the way that it exceeds the standard for heft. A decent drink.

A beastly DIPA, but I prefer 2XIPA from Southern Tier. To each their own, I suppose.

Serving type: bottle

10-15-2013 03:30:08 | More by thecheapies
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BarryMFBurton

Indiana

3.89/5  rDev -4.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

I’ve wanted to try this for a while now, but the lack of a bottle date made me uneasy. I’ve been told this should be fresh, though, so I decided to finally spend the money. Cheers!

A: Crystal-clear copper body under an offwhite head; the cream stands at an inch before dropping to nothing. Small amount of lacing around the glass’ interior.

S: The typical DIPA smack of caramel and pine sap indicate that this is a dense, sugary beer. Additional undertones of grape jam, maraschino cherry, butterscotch, and shredded wheat cereal.

T: Smoothly sweet with dominant tastes consisting of marshmallow, cream cheese frosting, and caramel. Hops aren’t as forward as expected; unable to pierce the veil of residual sugars, they provide only a spattering of pepper, lemon-lime, and grapefruit tastes. The finish is quite syrupy, but with a fruity hint of grape.

M: The best part about this beer is its soft and foamy texture, its heavy body that’s nonetheless creamy and largely inoffensive. Alcohol is well hidden, too, even though the carbonation is quite light.

O: This is a quintessential American DIPA; you can tell that the hop and malt bills were tweaked by true craftsmen to create a bold, balanced experience. I’ll admit that it’s a little too sweet for me to finish an entire bottle on my own, but that doesn’t change the fact that it’s quite tasty overall.

Serving type: bottle

10-14-2013 23:11:36 | More by BarryMFBurton
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justintcoons

Pennsylvania

3.53/5  rDev -13.5%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

On-tap into a tulip.

Appearance
Rusty amber with 1 finger of off-white head. Good retention and decent clarity.

Nose
Fruity Pebbles, pine, lemon and caramel.

Taste
Fruity Pebbles, lemon pith and pine needles. Notes of grapefruit and orange zest. Rich caramel malts with notes of toffee.

Mouthfeel
Medium bodied, slick and sticky.

Overall
It's a decent DIPA. Pretty heavy on the maltiness. Nothing to go out of your way for.

Serving type: on-tap

10-12-2013 20:14:32 | More by justintcoons
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barczar

Kentucky

3.84/5  rDev -5.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Pours a slightly hazy deep copper with a frothy cream head that lingers.

Resin, pine, rich caramel, toasted malt, and muted citrus form the initial aroma. Seems fairly sweet.

Underpinnings of grapefruit and muted tangerine start the flavor profile, with sweet caramel malt, tobacco, and toasted breadcrust taking over mid palate, and resin and pine rounding out into the lightly bitter, dry finish.

Body is moderate to full, with slightly low carbonation, and noticeable alcohol warmth.

Fairly sweet at first, almost cloying, and more balanced than most. Not overly bitter, which suits my palate. Hop complexity is somewhat lacking.

Serving type: growler

10-01-2013 04:12:39 | More by barczar
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thickgirth

Michigan

1.55/5  rDev -62%
look: 3 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 1 | feel: 2 | overall: 1

this beer is f'ing gross. it tastes like licorice or something. just a little to unearthly for this dirt dweller. sorta just weird flavors all around. maybe I got a bad growler? oh well, try it once if you're curious it's affordable and fairly easy to find. about try their double IPA, hope it's better.

Serving type: growler

09-27-2013 23:41:03 | More by thickgirth
Unearthly (Imperial India Pale Ale) from Southern Tier Brewing Company
91 out of 100 based on 2,410 ratings.