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Thumbprint IIPA - New Glarus Brewing Company

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681 Ratings
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Ratings: 681
Reviews: 195
rAvg: 4.26
pDev: 9.15%
Wants: 135
Gots: 36 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
New Glarus Brewing Company visit their website
Wisconsin, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  9.75% ABV

Availability: Rotating

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

85 IBU

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 08-13-2011)
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Reviews by 312HopBomb:
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312HopBomb

Illinois

4.5/5  rDev +5.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

12 oz served in a small tulip

Efervescent pour a golden honey orange a bit hazy with a nice white cap. A rocky cap that coats the glass with heavy webbed lacing.

The awesome hop scent shows mixed fruit and pine that is balanced between the two. Pineapple orange and resinous pine needles.

Nice hop blast followed by a full malt coating that is a very light roast. Slick hop oil coating the mouth. I like the malt backing that supports the heavy hop palate but not heavy at all. Fruity ale taste is typical of New Glarus and I enjoy the trademark taste that runs through many of their beers. Slight alcohol bite on the finish reminds you this is a heavyweight.

Smooth light carbonation that complements the intense flavors.

A very good double India pale from a top notch brewing team.

Serving type: bottle

06-03-2012 23:54:13 | More by 312HopBomb
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Thumbprint IIPA from New Glarus Brewing Company
95 out of 100 based on 681 ratings.