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Double Simcoe IPA - Weyerbacher Brewing Co.

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Double Simcoe IPADouble Simcoe IPA

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

2,724 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 2,724
Reviews: 1,306
rAvg: 4.07
pDev: 11.3%
Wants: 139
Gots: 181 | FT: 6
Brewed by:
Weyerbacher Brewing Co. visit their website
Pennsylvania, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  9.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Brewed using 100% Simcoe(R) Hops, a west coast hop variety created in 2000 by Select Botanicals, Inc.

(Beer added by: yen157 on 05-05-2006)
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JohnL9013

New Jersey

3.95/5  rDev -2.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Not your typical DIPA, but a good one nonetheless from Weyerbacher.

A: Pours a copper color (completely unexpected) with a nice head and healthy lacing.

S: Now this is a healthy hop nose. I hate cracking into a DIPA that doesn't immediately stink up my whole apartment with hops...they should! There's just a huge hop nose here, folks...you can almost taste grapefruit just from smelling it.

T: I was a little surprised by the taste. The choice of hops gives this beer an extra kick...whether you like it is up to you. I've personally had better at this price point but the taste is very good nonetheless with a far more intense citrus character than I've gotten from most DIPA's. The appearance gives a clue about the fact that this is not a typical DIPA, and, well it's just hard for me to describe what that difference is, but it's easy for me to recommend this beer to try.

M: A little too much carbonation and an awkward mouthfeel that doesn't lend itself to much tasting before swallowing.

D: I've had far more drinkable DIPA's in my lifetime than this.

Serving type: bottle

12-05-2009 06:31:31 | More by JohnL9013
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Double Simcoe IPA from Weyerbacher Brewing Co.
91 out of 100 based on 2,724 ratings.