The Creeker - Ithaca Beer Company
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4.04/5 rDev -4.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4
Poured into a standard pint glass: color is gold/copper, opaque, dense looking, head is bright white, large bubbles, dissipates to a ring and spots with some lacing on the glass.
Smell is a big hop blast: mostly citrus, grapefruit prominent, some lighter earthy and pine notes; malt is light, maybe some toast and pale malt.
Taste is big hop forward flavor, more muddled mix of citrus, earth, pine notes; hops are bitter and floral concurrently, with some pleasant tasting as it warms; malt is background, some sweetness, some toast and biscuit. Hop/malt flavor hides stronger abv.
Mouthfeel is pretty balanced for this ale, good bitterness and malt sweetness; abv is not detracting.
Overall, a very solid dipa, nice abundant aroma, good flavor, good strength and good mouthfeel.
Serving type: bottle
02-14-2014 02:18:35 | More by mvanaskie13
The Creeker from Ithaca Beer Company
94 out of 100 based on 224 ratings.