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The Truth Imperial IPA - Flying Dog Brewery

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The Truth Imperial IPAThe Truth Imperial IPA

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BA SCORE
92
outstanding

298 Ratings
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Ratings: 298
Reviews: 37
rAvg: 4.13
pDev: 10.17%
Wants: 30
Gots: 62 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Flying Dog Brewery visit their website
Maryland, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  8.70% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: Titans77 on 08-03-2013

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Beer: Ratings & Reviews
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Photo of spedprof
4.5/5  rDev +9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Jonnyd12345
2.9/5  rDev -29.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Oddly butter at end but decent

Photo of DanSmith17
4.07/5  rDev -1.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Brams
4.5/5  rDev +9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of cameronnconway
4.33/5  rDev +4.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

One of the best IPA's I've ever had. Hop flavors sneak up and blossom into a really satisfying bite.

Photo of trcarlson
4.29/5  rDev +3.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of _RL_
3.72/5  rDev -9.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of kbcrawford90
4.86/5  rDev +17.7%
look: 4.75 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 5

Photo of Iamjeff6
4/5  rDev -3.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of cj8311
3.66/5  rDev -11.4%
look: 3 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.75

Photo of mbatley
3.38/5  rDev -18.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Short review

This could have a lot going for it (and I'm a local fan of Flying Dog) but this Imperial IPA is just trying a bit too hard and comes across a bit harsh, especially on the finish where it is a bit stinging and astringent.

Photo of jgunther71
4.25/5  rDev +2.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of krome
4/5  rDev -3.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Noahtrumble
4.04/5  rDev -2.2%

Photo of Colin32
4.2/5  rDev +1.7%

Photo of BeerGreg
4.25/5  rDev +2.9%

Photo of Benpenglase
4.4/5  rDev +6.5%

Photo of FireBunny
3.88/5  rDev -6.1%

Photo of JustinTauscher
4.5/5  rDev +9%

Photo of BigRizz62
4/5  rDev -3.1%

Photo of brpendergast85
3.5/5  rDev -15.3%

Photo of Lipsntoes
4.25/5  rDev +2.9%

Great brew, wish I could get more in Ohio

Photo of TychoNDC
4.5/5  rDev +9%

Photo of Fellysmarts
4.6/5  rDev +11.4%

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The Truth Imperial IPA from Flying Dog Brewery
92 out of 100 based on 298 ratings.