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120 Minute IPA - Dogfish Head Brewery

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120 Minute IPA120 Minute IPA

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

6,209 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

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Ratings: 6,209
Reviews: 1,991
rAvg: 4.09
pDev: 16.14%
Wants: 940
Gots: 2,041 | FT: 127
Brewed by:
Dogfish Head Brewery visit their website
Delaware, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  18.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
Too extreme to be called beer? 120 Minute IPA is brewed to a colossal 45-degree plato, boiled for a full two hours while being continuously hopped with high-alpha American hops, then dry-hopped daily in the fermenter for a month and aged for another month on whole-leaf hops!

120 IBU
ABV varies from 15-20%.

(Beer added by: frank4sail on 03-24-2003)
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I've been searching for this for a while and DE is right next door. I have heard much about this, and given that my "beer" of choice are Belgian quads, this shoudl be interesting.

Poured at about 60 degrees into a pint Guinness glass. Appearance is absolultely beautiful. If it weren't for the almost non-existent foam ring I'd think this was honey. Deep amber, really stunning and I've not had many stunningly beautiful beers.
Smell reminds me of wet hay. Not poetic but accurate.
T - Okay, well definitely hoppy but not bitter. In fact, I'd say it is near sweet, nearly medicinal and you definitely get the booziness, almost like a quad. Very slight back tongue bitterness after a few minutes. Yes, sip and evaluate.
M - Very smooth with very little carbonation
O - Probably advisable to have a large meal before this or share it. You could amost do shots of this beer. I'd like to try it colder.

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120 Minute IPA from Dogfish Head Brewery
91 out of 100 based on 6,209 ratings.