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Hop Crisis - 21st Amendment Brewery

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BA SCORE
89
very good

1,165 Ratings
THE BROS
87
very good

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Ratings: 1,165
Reviews: 426
rAvg: 3.98
pDev: 10.8%
Wants: 69
Gots: 79 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
21st Amendment Brewery visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  9.70% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: sloejams on 04-08-2008)
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droomyster

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4.35/5  rDev +9.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Pours a slightly hazy golden yellowish body with a bright white frumpy head with excellent retention and lacing. The hop-dominant aroma is strongly resinous, floral, and tropical fruity. I don't get the oak on the nose so much as the tongue, where its presence is slight but perceptible. On the front palate, candied orange peel hits first before the hop level rises higher and higher before breaking in a long and lingering grapefruity finish. This is a fantastic beer and warming burn. But for the price, I'd buy it again.

Serving type: can

08-29-2012 03:09:37 | More by droomyster
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I lived 10 years a block from this brewer, a good friend is an investor, and I love their work. But, as solid as this is, it's not as good as the DIPA from my home town.

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a - Pours a clear apricot amber with 2 fingers of fluffy white head, lots carbonation, and lots of lacing.

s - Smell is too subtle! What's here is of hops pine and citrus hops, tropical fruit, malts, and a bit of alcohol.

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Hop Crisis from 21st Amendment Brewery
89 out of 100 based on 1,165 ratings.