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90 Minute IPA - Dogfish Head Brewery

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90 Minute IPA90 Minute IPA

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BA SCORE
95
world-class

11,781 Ratings
THE BROS
97
world-class

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Ratings: 11,781
Reviews: 3,521
rAvg: 4.28
pDev: 10.98%
Wants: 389
Gots: 1,329 | FT: 24
Brewed by:
Dogfish Head Brewery visit their website
Delaware, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  9.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Esquire Magazine calls our 90 Minute IPA "perhaps the best IPA in America." An imperial IPA best savored from a snifter, 90 Minute has a great malt backbone that stands up to the extreme hopping rate.

90 Minute IPA was the first beer we continuously hopped, allowing for a pungent -- but not crushing -- hop flavor.

90 IBU

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 11-19-2001)
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flydudehsv

California

5/5  rDev +16.8%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Bottled 4 pack. Light amber, clear beer has lacy thinnish head. Hoppy and malty nose: wine gums, floral notes, watermelon, strawberry, some citrus. Caramel-topped maltiness with some biscuity toastedness. Intensly malty and thick, still not too sweeet. Light dryfruit notes. Strong but really round bitterness. Amazingly smooth palate, full body. Delicious DIPA.

Serving type: bottle

03-14-2013 07:32:49 | More by flydudehsv
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Epetrena

Florida

4.5/5  rDev +5.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

I'm not a fan of IPAs and I've tried a lot of them,but this one is great. The balance is perfect it's not overly hoppy. Dogfish head hit a home run with this one and I think everyone should try it at least once it's well worth the money. It also doesn't leave that horrible bitter taste in your mouth when your done drinking it that most IPAs do.

Serving type: bottle

07-30-2014 02:07:30 | More by Epetrena
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CK319

Florida

4.5/5  rDev +5.1%

07-30-2014 02:03:45 | More by CK319
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Aferg5

Massachusetts

4.25/5  rDev -0.7%

07-30-2014 01:13:37 | More by Aferg5
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New York

4.25/5  rDev -0.7%

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4.5/5  rDev +5.1%

07-29-2014 21:41:41 | More by trdtercel92
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Georgia

4/5  rDev -6.5%

07-29-2014 15:09:26 | More by AmericaGWShark
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Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +5.1%

07-29-2014 13:50:43 | More by joythief07
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1jstafan

Indiana

4.25/5  rDev -0.7%

07-29-2014 12:29:08 | More by 1jstafan
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4.25/5  rDev -0.7%

07-29-2014 12:25:52 | More by Rosskennedy
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meperson

New York

4.5/5  rDev +5.1%

07-29-2014 10:44:44 | More by meperson
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loverofthecraft

North Carolina

4.25/5  rDev -0.7%

07-29-2014 07:22:17 | More by loverofthecraft
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MazdaGunner


4.5/5  rDev +5.1%

07-29-2014 04:40:38 | More by MazdaGunner
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REGreenBTRB

Texas

4.5/5  rDev +5.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Appearance: Poured from a bottle into a snifter. About a finger of white, foamy head. A copper color, not very transparent. A lot of little bubbles floating up to the top. Nice lacing around the glass.

Smell: Smells wonderful! Some nice citrus, hop, malt, not overpowering with the hops. I really love the smell of this.

Taste: Awesome! There's a little bit of sweetness to it. Tastes incredibly balanced between the malt and hops. Citrus, specifically orange.

Mouthfeel: Medium body with some carbonation, easy drinking imperial IPA.

Overall: My first IPA to review and immediately one of my new favorites!

Serving type: bottle

07-29-2014 03:49:53 | More by REGreenBTRB
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e_bUnnY10


4.25/5  rDev -0.7%

07-29-2014 03:09:08 | More by e_bUnnY10
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SteveFrisby

Washington

4/5  rDev -6.5%

07-29-2014 02:41:56 | More by SteveFrisby
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nneighb33

Texas

5/5  rDev +16.8%

07-29-2014 02:11:39 | More by nneighb33
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California

4.25/5  rDev -0.7%

07-29-2014 02:10:37 | More by Pivo
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zgren

Missouri

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07-29-2014 02:00:31 | More by zgren
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New Jersey

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07-29-2014 01:17:25 | More by Mfbda1daonly
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Atkinson

Georgia

4.2/5  rDev -1.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.5

Poured from a bottle into a pint glass. Bottled on 5/30/14. Tasted on 7/28/14

Appearance: Half-inch soapy head, nearly pure-white. The color is a transparent, golden-copper. Lacing initially holds a very nice level of retention, but fades fairly quickly. Still have some lace lingering towards the top of the glass after a long drink-down, though.

Smell: Sweet hop aroma followed by some caramel maltiness and hints of alcohol.

Taste: Hops hit you from the onset and stay with you until the end. It's a puckering bitterness. Alcohol warms your throat and nose towards the end. After taste is much more fruity than I would have expected.

Mouthfeel: Very smooth but thick with moderate to low carbonation. Dries the mouth.

Overall: A very solid Imperial IPA that I would recommend to any hop-head. Not particularly my favorite flavor profile for an Imperial IPA, however, I can still appreciated the quality. Would like to try on-tap, would buy a four-pack if I could share some with friends or family. I would give it 90-93 overall.

Serving type: bottle

07-29-2014 00:54:05 | More by Atkinson
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Maryland

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Michigan

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Texas

4/5  rDev -6.5%

07-29-2014 00:33:08 | More by Jcru33
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normALE

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4/5  rDev -6.5%

07-28-2014 23:15:38 | More by normALE
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90 Minute IPA from Dogfish Head Brewery
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