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Viridis Lupulus (2013) - Weyerbacher Brewing Co.

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86
very good

200 Ratings
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Ratings: 200
Reviews: 45
rAvg: 3.82
pDev: 9.69%
Wants: 7
Gots: 19 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Weyerbacher Brewing Co. visit their website
Pennsylvania, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.50% ABV

Availability: Spring

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

Viridis Lupulus is an unfiltered golden-copper IPA with an aggressive hop profile. Massive amounts of Apollo, Calypso, Centennial, and Galaxy hops fill this beer with dank citrus and tropical aromas.

(Beer added by: Knapp85 on 06-29-2013)
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Photo of PicoPapa
3.78/5  rDev -1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.75

25.4oz bottle. Pours a dark amber color with over an inch of frothy head. Some lacing. The aroma is citrus and piney hops. Smells slightly sweet and boozey. The taste is piney and citrus hops at first with some light tropical fruit notes. Lots of lightly toasted malts. Pine and malts at the finish with more of the tropical fruit hints. Mouthfeel is too carbonated for an IPA for me. I'm surprised this is only a single IPA because it tastes boozier than I'd expected for the ABV. Good amount of bitterness. Overall, this one is a bit all over the place but I dig it and would buy it again.

PicoPapa, Jun 28, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -8.4%

Budinetz, Jun 26, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +11.3%

Tim725, Jun 25, 2014
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4/5  rDev +4.7%

Swift989, Jun 24, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +11.3%

Ronw, Jun 21, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -8.4%

njsouthdh, Jun 20, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +11.3%

stomioka, Jun 13, 2014
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4/5  rDev +4.7%

BenSparks34, Jun 12, 2014
Photo of arlingtonjoe
3.75/5  rDev -1.8%

arlingtonjoe, Jun 11, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -1.8%

KevinGordon, Jun 09, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -1.8%

InspectorBob, Jun 07, 2014
Photo of oberon
3.31/5  rDev -13.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Bottled on 4/11/14.Pours a dull burnt orange tinged medium golden with a huge blooming white head in fact an overflow even with a somewhat gentle pour.Citrusy hops in the nose but not real in your face with some mild pine as well,sweet alcohol is there along with caramel sweetness.Really carbonated in my opinion too much,pretty prickly and sharp.Citrus and melon notes on the palate with a real alcoholic edge like alot of Weyerbacher stuff,not in your face alcohol but it plays a big role.Eh not one I'll go back to,the hops don't pack enough punch for me.

oberon, Jun 04, 2014
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4/5  rDev +4.7%

hmmmbeer10, Jun 03, 2014
Photo of chefhatt
3.75/5  rDev -1.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

22 oz bottle
I poured this beer it has a copper color body with a thick white head.
The smell has a rich citrus hop aroma to it. The taste is a hop bomb all the way, citrus and piney notes hits.the tongue. Leaves a hop film on the tongue. A little malt om the back of the tongue. Mouthfeel is smooth and overall a good beer.
Can't wait to try 2014 hop variety.

chefhatt, May 22, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -1.8%

thampel09, May 15, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -1.8%

yourefragile, Apr 28, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -1.8%

JimmyAloysius, Apr 09, 2014
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4/5  rDev +4.7%

mattreitz49, Mar 31, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +11.3%

Foxman, Mar 21, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -1.8%

paulys55, Mar 19, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -1.8%

claspada, Mar 11, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -1.8%

TriageStat, Mar 11, 2014
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4/5  rDev +4.7%

BillRoth, Mar 02, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -1.8%

Sammy, Feb 16, 2014
Viridis Lupulus (2013) from Weyerbacher Brewing Co.
86 out of 100 based on 200 ratings.