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Red Brick Hoplanta - Red Brick Brewing Company

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83
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356 Ratings
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Ratings: 356
Reviews: 72
rAvg: 3.66
pDev: 12.02%
Wants: 11
Gots: 21 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Red Brick Brewing Company visit their website
Georgia, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.70% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
It’s Hoppier then a bullfrog with a stubbed toe: Yup, you read correctly. Red Brick now has a year round IPA called HopLanta! Look for HopLanta in 1/2 barrels, 1/6 barrels and 6 packs. Be sure to look for it in stores and restaurants near you!

(Beer added by: Thur123 on 11-27-2011)
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Reviews by rajendra82:
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rajendra82

Georgia

3.75/5  rDev +2.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

The orange amber colored body was typical of many IPAs. The carbonation fizzle was brief, and the head that formed was two finger thick, with large craggy foam. The aroma was hoppy, but lacked that oomph to punch you in the nostrils. It was a rather mild floral and grapefruit hop smell. The taste was also mildly bitter with a grassy or metallic tang to it. The malts provided a honey like sweetness to counter the bitterness. The body was a touch shy of medium thick, and there was some stickiness in the mouthfeel. Seems like a by the numbers IPA. Not bad at all, but could use some additional boldness to bolster character.

Serving type: bottle

11-30-2011 05:13:10 | More by rajendra82
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GeorgiaBeerGuy

Georgia

3.5/5  rDev -4.4%

07-21-2014 00:27:45 | More by GeorgiaBeerGuy
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charlzm

California

3.75/5  rDev +2.5%

07-20-2014 05:45:34 | More by charlzm
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3.75/5  rDev +2.5%

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tmm313

Georgia

4.18/5  rDev +14.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

A- Cloudy, dark amber color. Looks unfiltered. Nice 1 finger head with pretty good lacing.

S- Sweet grapefruit, orange, pine, and caramel.

T- You're hit with some sweet, lightly sour, citrus and malt up front. Pine, grapefruit rind and slight resin almost immediately joins the party as you swallow. I love the how the bitterness balances the sweetness.

M- Medium body. Lightly oily and drying.

O- I generally prefer sweeter IPAs, but the piney bitterness of this one was really nice to me. It wasn't overpowering, but it flirted with it. It was strong enough to be the dominant sensation, but subtle enough to let the other flavors be known. I wouldn't have any problem drinking this again.

Serving type: bottle

07-19-2014 00:01:08 | More by tmm313
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South Carolina

3.5/5  rDev -4.4%

07-17-2014 03:40:40 | More by DrMindbender
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Florida

3.5/5  rDev -4.4%

07-16-2014 22:47:44 | More by JHendu
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Georgia

3/5  rDev -18%

07-15-2014 20:32:33 | More by rickcrip76
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Florida

3.75/5  rDev +2.5%

07-14-2014 00:06:44 | More by drennie321
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3.5/5  rDev -4.4%

07-13-2014 02:39:46 | More by ChrisFurlowLSU
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Georgia

3/5  rDev -18%

07-13-2014 01:26:46 | More by CUbeerfan
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New Jersey

3.5/5  rDev -4.4%

07-12-2014 05:44:16 | More by SadMachine
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Alabama

4.5/5  rDev +23%

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NeroFiddled

Pennsylvania

3.99/5  rDev +9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Red Brick Hoplanta
12 oz. brown bottle, "BOTTLED ON: 02/06/14"... 4 months old
$2 @ Whole Foods, Tampa, FL

Appearance: Hazy, almost cloudy deep-amber colored body beneath a finger thick head of creamy off-white froth. The head retention is very good, and it leaves broken sheet of lace in its wake.

Smell: Citrus and biscuity malt. Some pine.

Taste: Rich. There's an initial sharpness to the hops but that immediately recedes into a pillow of rich maltiness. Honeyish. Floral. Piney. It's hoppy, but it's easy-going hoppy. Solidly bitter, as well, but the fullness of the malt holds up. Drying finish as the malt recedes. Lingering hoppy notes of pine, orange, and flowers.

Mouthfeel: Medium with a dextrinous character. Median, fine-bubbled carbonation keeps it crisp.

Overall: Pleasant and easily enjoyable IPA with a rich malt component.

Serving type: bottle

07-04-2014 23:21:43 | More by NeroFiddled
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Florida

3.25/5  rDev -11.2%

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3/5  rDev -18%

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4.26/5  rDev +16.4%
look: 4 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Great beer here. It has the older style IPA taste and feel that I don'tget from a lot of newer ipa's. Iewas finding myself thinking about getting a different style beer today and I saw this one. Great happiness and citrus tastes . The piney notesbare great. Good head when poured. This is a beer I would definitely buy over and over.

Serving type: bottle

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Red Brick Hoplanta from Red Brick Brewing Company
83 out of 100 based on 356 ratings.