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Hop Slayer - Onion Pub & Brewery / Wild Onion Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
83
good

285 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 285
Reviews: 79
rAvg: 3.68
pDev: 13.59%
Wants: 11
Gots: 16 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Onion Pub & Brewery / Wild Onion Brewing Co. visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  8.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Formerly known as "King Paddy"

(Beer added by: GDBEERMAN on 06-03-2010)
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3.75/5  rDev +1.9%

04-19-2014 13:59:42 | More by Blaze5445
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Quattrofiend

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev +15.5%

04-17-2014 03:03:00 | More by Quattrofiend
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Zonian1

Ohio

3.25/5  rDev -11.7%

04-16-2014 22:55:26 | More by Zonian1
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TTripp725

Pennsylvania

2.75/5  rDev -25.3%

04-12-2014 22:02:42 | More by TTripp725
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BeerandWhiskeyHQ

Illinois

4.36/5  rDev +18.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Appearance:
Deep orange, hazy and "thick" looking- unable to see through it well. White head with light lacing, looks great!
Nose:
Malt, citrus, orange, hops character and grapefruit
Palate:
Very hoppy! A strong bitterness that lingers as a long piney finish, mild malt character, big mouthfeel and citrus character
Overall:
I like this beer a lot and the brewery is a great place with great food. I had it on tap and I would suggest you do the same. I don't much care for the can phenominon that is going on with craft beer, so get it from a keg if you can.

-BeerandWhiskeyHQ.com

Serving type: on-tap

04-09-2014 14:14:32 | More by BeerandWhiskeyHQ
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millerbuffoon

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -4.9%

04-07-2014 23:37:27 | More by millerbuffoon
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brandoman63

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev +1.9%

04-07-2014 00:31:17 | More by brandoman63
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whatname

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev +1.9%

04-02-2014 03:47:37 | More by whatname
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Tafyob41

Missouri

3.5/5  rDev -4.9%

03-22-2014 05:45:05 | More by Tafyob41
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jwjon1

Delaware

3/5  rDev -18.5%

03-17-2014 22:45:17 | More by jwjon1
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ISmith87

Arizona

4/5  rDev +8.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

I was surprised at the 83 on this one. Its not the best, but easily measures up to beers like hop slam in my book.

A - 4 - 4 by default, drinking out of the can, which is designed well.
S - 4 - pretty intense hops. Pine and citrus, nothing too special but not bad by any means.
T - 4 - follows the nose. Pine and citrus ( esp grapefruit)
M - 4 - intensely bitter. Alc a little noticeable. aftertaste is bitter grapefruit. Light-medium mouth feel.
O - 4 - Decent double IPA. Better than its rating for sure. Must be a really fresh can... I like it.

Serving type: can

03-15-2014 16:48:19 | More by ISmith87
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New Jersey

3.5/5  rDev -4.9%

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Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -4.9%

03-10-2014 04:28:46 | More by jhlosito75
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Illinois

3.5/5  rDev -4.9%

03-08-2014 03:02:49 | More by Matthewpakula
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Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -4.9%

03-08-2014 00:25:08 | More by buzzy
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Jd2391

Illinois

3.5/5  rDev -4.9%

02-19-2014 03:45:55 | More by Jd2391
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Illinois

4/5  rDev +8.7%

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Minnesota

3.25/5  rDev -11.7%

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Illinois

4/5  rDev +8.7%

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Illinois

3.75/5  rDev +1.9%

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Illinois

4/5  rDev +8.7%

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Illinois

3.75/5  rDev +1.9%

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jgunther71

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev +1.9%

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Illinois

3.75/5  rDev +1.9%

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Illinois

5/5  rDev +35.9%

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Hop Slayer from Onion Pub & Brewery / Wild Onion Brewing Co.
83 out of 100 based on 285 ratings.