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Iron Fish - Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant

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Reviews: 1
Hads: 4
Avg: 3.82
pDev: 6.02%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
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United States

Style | ABV
Belgian IPA |  8.20% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: ColForbinBC on 09-14-2011

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

Brewed in collaboration with Casey Hughes of Flying Fish Brewery.
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Beer: Reviews & Ratings
Reviews: 1 | Hads: 4
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3.88/5  rDev +1.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

On-tap, served in a tulip

Imperial Belgian Black IPA

The body sits a dark ebony with a frothy two+ finger cap of mocha tinted foam. Decent retention and some minor lacing left behind.

The aroma is of lightly tart/fruity Belgian yeast, grassy hops, and light roast aroma. Not overly broad by any stretch, but focused and straightforward.

Subtle roast hangs throughout while grassy hops dominate. And i am talking fresh cut grass here. The Belgian yeast strain lends a touch of fruity tartness that I can't quite nail down and a finish of mild bitterness and a touch of mint.

Smooth and creamy with a medium body and good carbonation.

Overall, this is a nice collaboration and one I would seek out again. It's a unique take on a hybrid style so there really isn't much to compare it to. Nice job.

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Iron Fish from Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant
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