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Great Lakes Lake Erie Monster - Great Lakes Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
90
outstanding

1,979 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 1,979
Reviews: 628
rAvg: 4.02
pDev: 11.69%
Wants: 137
Gots: 180 | 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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troegaarden

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4.74/5  rDev +17.9%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Poured into a snifter from a bottle.

A: This beer appears a nice deep orange, slightly cloudy as well. The head is an off white and started out as approximately a finger's width. The head disappates fairly quickly and a nice lacing remains.

S: The smell is very hoppy upfront. Definitely fits the DIPA smell profile. The hops seem very cirtusy, not too much pine happening.

T: Very bitter around the tongue and quite hoppy! The hoppiness lingers around the middle to back of the tongue after each sip. Definitely quite the tasty DIPA.

M: The mouthfeel with this one is solid, not the smoothest mouthfeel, however. The bitterness from the hops nip at the tongue slightly when sipping.

Overal, this beer is very good! Very hoppy and true to the DIPA style. I'd highly recommend this beer to anyone who's a fan of DIPAs.

Serving type: bottle

05-28-2013 23:50:08 | More by troegaarden
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Great Lakes Lake Erie Monster from Great Lakes Brewing Co.
90 out of 100 based on 1,979 ratings.