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Great Lakes Lake Erie Monster - Great Lakes Brewing Co.

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90
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1,997 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,997
Reviews: 629
rAvg: 4.03
pDev: 11.41%
Wants: 139
Gots: 187 | 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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Roman5150

Spain

4.43/5  rDev +9.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

bottle into tulip, dated 8-813

appearance: burnt orange/copper, 1 finger white head

smell: apple, citric, lemon zest, coriander, grapefruit, other spices, subtle bubble gum

taste: Very fruity and floral, lot's of pear and apple and citrusy notes throughout. Has some belgian yeast characteristics, alcohol is not noticeable at all. Very impressed.

mouthfeel: medium-high carbonation, medium to full bodied

overall: A great fruity DIPA, tastes a lot like a belgian IPA.

Serving type: bottle

07-29-2013 03:59:58 | More by Roman5150
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A: Pumpkin orange with a good clarity, sporting a solid 2 finger antique white head of good retention. Solid display of macro-effervesce with a near solid sheet of lacing.

S: On the nose, dry grass, hay and pine are dominant. Baked bread, with a moderately aromatic sense of hops at first, but quickly fades.

T: dry orange , dry grass and hay for flavor. Bready with strong indications of sticky pine hops. Hopping is moderately strong with some signs of toasted sweet speciality grains blending in with a lingering dry orange-grassy finish.

M: Syrupy, sticky medium full mouthful consistency with a carbonation factor of good. A warming of grassy-orange glow on the inner cheeks from the alcohol and hops.

O: Overall a 9.1abv% gives a generous glow of hops and alcohol warmth with some sweet toasted nature backing. A lingering, dry bittering and aggressive hop nature as well alcohol content gave me flashbacks from the first time i sampled a DFH 90 minute ipa. Very good and comparable.

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Great Lakes Lake Erie Monster from Great Lakes Brewing Co.
90 out of 100 based on 1,997 ratings.