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400 Pound Monkey - Left Hand Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
81
good

1,673 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 1,673
Reviews: 508
rAvg: 3.58
pDev: 15.08%
Wants: 43
Gots: 105 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Left Hand Brewing Company visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
English India Pale Ale (IPA) |  6.70% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: garcia2a on 09-03-2008)
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I made the mistake of turning down my refrigerator a bit too much and as a result this beer was near frozen when I opened it. So it poured with no head at all. Although it appears as though it does under normal circumstances according to other reviews. Poured a slightly hazy golden yellow with just a bit of orange. Herbal, resinous hop nose, with a bit of estery fruit as well. The hops are up front and persist throughout but are in pretty good balance with the malt which makes sense since they are going for a more English style. This is not your typical west coast style IPA which is a nice change. (not to say I don't love West Coast IPA's, I do.) Another solid offering from a pretty underrated brewery.

Serving type: bottle

08-02-2011 03:15:14 | More by BeerAmbassador
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400 Pound Monkey from Left Hand Brewing Company
81 out of 100 based on 1,673 ratings.