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Hop Crisis - 21st Amendment Brewery

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BA SCORE
89
very good

1,373 Ratings
THE BROS
87
very good

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Ratings: 1,373
Reviews: 443
rAvg: 3.97
pDev: 10.83%
Wants: 79
Gots: 115 | FT: 2
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:
Beer added by: sloejams on 04-08-2008

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look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

I have a cold Hop Crisis by my side as I write this. Poured from the can into a bulged pint glass.

A: Pours a nice clear gold with minimal chill haze. The head is a nice finger and a half. It laces decently, leaving behind some cobweb like designs on the glass.

S: Smells like my homebrew DIPA. Definitely smells of West Coast dry hops. Cascade. Centennial. Nice grapefruit, papaya, and orange. A decent malt backing as well.

T: Solid malt backing meets West Coast hops. Juicy citrus, grapefruit, papaya fruit basket. For such a big beer, there is not much heat to go along with it, which is nice.

Overall, a solid DIPA. Would recommend and drink again.

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Appearance: It has a pale golden color topped with a crop of tight white head that likes to stick around. The Belgian lacing clings nicely to the side of the glass all the way to the end.
Smell: All hops here as the nostrils get smacked with the aroma of grassy and pine notes.
Taste: The beer is warming to the proper temp and I like the amount of hops that I taste but with the name of Imperial IPA is would like perhaps just a little more flavor.
Mouthfeel: I love the feel of this beer it is one that the resin sticks on the tongue and keeps reminding you of the sip you just took.

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Hop Crisis from 21st Amendment Brewery
89 out of 100 based on 1,373 ratings.