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Chasin' Freshies - Deschutes Brewery

Chasin' FreshiesChasin' Freshies

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BA SCORE
86
very good

662 Ratings
THE BROS
91
outstanding

(view ratings)
Ratings: 662
Reviews: 162
rAvg: 3.81
pDev: 12.07%


Brewed by:
Deschutes Brewery visit their website
Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.40% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
Like fresh powder, it’s a seize-the-moment thing. This year we've chased down Virgil Gamache Farms' famed Amarillo hops. At harvest, we rush the hops from the vine to our kettles to ensure we capture the purest, juiciest essence of the hop flower in every beer. Enjoy the bright, bold aroma and flavor that comes but once a year.

(Beer added by: Kegatron on 09-20-2011)
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anon

California

4.5/5  rDev +18.1%

10-06-2013 21:09:42 | More by anon
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ChrisD163

Oregon

4/5  rDev +5%

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Iowa

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TMoney2591

Illinois

3.76/5  rDev -1.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Served in an Ohio State shaker pint glass.

Lots o' recommendations for this from my local, so how could I say "No"? It pours a clear sunrise golden-amber topped by a finger or so of lightly off-white foam. The nose comprises grapefruit zest, light caramel-laden biscuit, mild pine resin, and a touch of flowers. The taste brings in more of the same, the grapefruit a touch stronger, and some cilantro peeking through the haze. The body is a straight medium, with a light moderate carbonation and a sticky, drying finish. Overall, a nice enough IPA, especially for a fresh hop deal, but nothing all that special, really.

Serving type: bottle

04-13-2014 19:36:44 | More by TMoney2591
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Oregon

4/5  rDev +5%

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3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

04-06-2014 23:57:56 | More by tjcamm
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4/5  rDev +5%

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Missouri

4/5  rDev +5%

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jimmah120

Minnesota

3.8/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 5 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

22oz bomber with a date

look is yellow with some darker orange highlights, TONS OF SEDIMENT. smell is skunky and grassy but muted. there's also an odd musky scent that is off-putting. taste is heavy citrus/flowers/grass with a sweet malty but peppery finish.

good stuff

Serving type: bottle

03-20-2014 05:59:12 | More by jimmah120
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Minnesota

4.25/5  rDev +11.5%

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Minnesota

4.5/5  rDev +18.1%

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Chasin' Freshies from Deschutes Brewery
86 out of 100 based on 662 ratings.