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Drake's Hopocalypse - Drake's Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

605 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 605
Reviews: 170
rAvg: 4.18
pDev: 9.33%
Wants: 107
Gots: 86 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Drake's Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  9.30% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: magictrokini on 12-17-2008

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Ratings: 605 | Reviews: 170
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4.89/5  rDev +17%
look: 5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.75

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4.19/5  rDev +0.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Pours with a thick white head that retains it's shape. Light copper body.

Smell is piney resinous. Some tropical fruit notes.

Taste is very balanced. Not very bitter. Herbal and aromatic dankness meet with some citrus and tropical fruits. Malt blends well with the oily hops to create a thick but not viscous mouthfeel you want from a DIPA.
Overall it's a very good rendition of the the double IPA. For the price I don't know if I'd stray away from Enjoy By or even Hop Stoopid for that matter.

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look: 3.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

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look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Looking forward to this again this year and the triple

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Drake's Hopocalypse from Drake's Brewing Co.
93 out of 100 based on 605 ratings.