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Hops Infusion - Weyerbacher Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
82
good

853 Ratings
THE BROS
78
okay

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Ratings: 853
Reviews: 669
rAvg: 3.63
pDev: 13.77%


Brewed by:
Weyerbacher Brewing Co. visit their website
Pennsylvania, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

Made with seven hop varieties, this deep copper-orange IPA is loaded with juicy hop notes of pine, lemon zest, and a layer of pink grapefruit and a strong foundation of toasted caramel malts underneath it all give this beer a complexity that's unparalleled.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 09-12-2001)
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4/5  rDev +10.2%

12-12-2012 18:23:27 | More by trplx81
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look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

The color is that of long unpolished tarnished brass, a thick sort of brownish-orange. It's almost muddy-looking, and completely opaque. The tan head isn't large but it's pretty tight. Lacing is left in moderate to heavy spotting.
There's a raw sort of sweetness on the nose before oily, resinous pine and citrus peel.
The flavor is primarily piney bitterness with definite citrus support. It's raw, earthy and lightly, but not overbearingly, pithy. Just a touch of biscuity malts adds balance. Fruity esters add an interesting element that runs all the way through.
It's about equal parts crisp and smooth, a good feel considering how thick it looks. It isn't particularly, and it's got a nice bite that carries through in its fairly bright medium body. It leans a little cloying, not from sweetness but that thickness does almost pull into it.

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330 ml bottle poured into a Pint glass
Appearance... amber -orange beer with head colour beige of 2 fingers
Aroma... hops and a touch of malt.
Taste... citrus and herbal, bitterness appears soon lasting all the time,
Mouthfeel... medium-full body and soft carbonation
Overall... a very nice ale, bitterness is present being a refreshing beer too.

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A - Pours a decent orangish gold color, big thick 2 finger head khaki colored, decent lacing.
S - Floral hops, fresh grass, some honey, a touch of pine, and sweet malt.
T - This has a lot of malt power to it, expecially for being an American IPA. Some earthy flavors with a mild sweetness.
M - Not bad, clingy sweetness, a little bitter lingering.
O - I know this is an old bottle, for weyerbacher doesnt brew it anymore, but I couldnt see this being a stellar beer, but it has big time malt flavors goin on in here for it to really be a good representation of an American IPA

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Hops Infusion from Weyerbacher Brewing Co.
82 out of 100 based on 853 ratings.