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Great Lakes Lake Erie Monster - Great Lakes Brewing Co.

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90
outstanding

1,952 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,952
Reviews: 628
rAvg: 4.02
pDev: 11.44%
Wants: 134
Gots: 170 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Great Lakes Brewing Co. visit their website
Ohio, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  9.10% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
"An imperial india pale ale"

(Beer added by: BuckeyeNation on 06-29-2004)
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Buebie

Minnesota

3.65/5  rDev -9.2%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

A special person grabbed me this nice little 4 pack.

Poured from the bottle into a pub glass. 2 inches of white froth, pale golden color, transparent and filtered.
Thin streaks of lace, small cap of retention.
Aroma is cotton candy sweet malt, fruity not so bitter grapefruit, little bit of pine and orange peel.
Aroma is slightly muted, not so forward.

Taste is bursting at the seems, an extremely flavorful beer!
Large doses of malt, little bit from the grains, plenty of un-fermented sweetness, but hops bitters to balance.
Bittering up with grapefruit, resin, pineapple and orange peel.
Slick feel with a smooth creamyness and moderate carbonation.
Its slighty warm, but mostly masked by hops and sweetness.

Good beer, aroma is undercover, but flavors are large.

Serving type: bottle

06-27-2011 17:38:04 | More by Buebie
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A-Pours clear golden one finger creamy white head. Spotty lacing

S-Aroma dank citrus and tropical fruit, slight fresh dough and pine.

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Great Lakes Lake Erie Monster from Great Lakes Brewing Co.
90 out of 100 based on 1,952 ratings.