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Allagash Hugh Malone - Allagash Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
88
very good

556 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 556
Reviews: 253
rAvg: 3.94
pDev: 10.41%
Wants: 22
Gots: 33 | FT: 4
Brewed by:
Allagash Brewing Company visit their website
Maine, United States

Style | ABV
Belgian IPA |  7.80% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
Hugh Malone begins with a grain bill featuring a blend of Maine grown barley, imported Pilsner, and raw wheat malt. At the beginning of run off, we add a portion of hops to the sweet wort in the kettle; a technique known as "first wort hopping". As the boil begins, a generous amount of Chinook hops are added for bittering. Later, in the whirlpool, the beer is hopped with a blend of Centennial and Amarillo, for aroma. This same blend is used, post fermentation, to lend additional hop character to the finished beer. The result is a complex brew with a malty palate, intense hop aromas, pronounced bitterness and a pleasantly dry finish.

(Beer added by: ppoitras on 04-27-2007)
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deanhead

Vermont

4.05/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

I purchased a few bottles of these while on vacation in Maine last summer. I enjoyed one last August, and then broke out this second bottle to celebrate my 40th birthday in May 2008

Poured a burnt orange color, nice dense rocky head
Aroma is peaty, and tropical
Soft warming alcohol taste on the pallet with hints of acetone. Chewy almost dank yet light in body. Almost thin. This beer was mighty fine. It's a very unique taste for certain.
Get a bottle and support MOFGA today.

Serving type: bottle

06-13-2008 19:58:19 | More by deanhead
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Allagash Hugh Malone from Allagash Brewing Company
88 out of 100 based on 556 ratings.