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Hop Centric Double India Pale Ale - Two Brothers Brewing Company

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Hop Centric Double India Pale AleHop Centric Double India Pale Ale

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BA SCORE
89
very good

826 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 826
Reviews: 453
rAvg: 3.97
pDev: 11.84%
Wants: 42
Gots: 28 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Two Brothers Brewing Company visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  9.90% ABV

Availability: Summer

Notes/Commercial Description:
Formerly known as Hop Juice.

(Beer added by: orbitalr0x on 03-12-2005)
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SouthSideSox24

Illinois

4.18/5  rDev +5.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

Poured 12 oz bottle into Dogfish Head IPA glass.

A: Deep orange-ish hue with a thicker body for a DIPA. Almost has the appearance of liquid honey. Pour resulted in 2 inches of beige head, which dissipate slowly, leaving thick lacing.

S: Light floral odor, not overwhelming. Light notes of bitter hops.

T: First taste is sweet, with lingering hops retained on the tongue. Taste coats the palate, but not in an unpleasant way. Very definitely has assertive hop flavoring, very reminiscent of Hoptimum, although not quite as sweet and syrupy.

M: Mouthfeel is average, as the beer is thick for a DIPA. Carbonation can be felt all of the way down, but leaves behind a coating in the back of the mouth.

Overall: Definitely one of Two Brothers best efforts, along with Revelry. If you enjoy hop bombs, this beer is for you.

Serving type: bottle

07-15-2013 01:57:24 | More by SouthSideSox24
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Hop Centric Double India Pale Ale from Two Brothers Brewing Company
89 out of 100 based on 826 ratings.