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Red Brick Hoplanta - Red Brick Brewing Company

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362 Ratings
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Ratings: 362
Reviews: 72
rAvg: 3.66
pDev: 12.02%
Wants: 11
Gots: 24 | 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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1.75/5  rDev -52.2%

03-19-2014 22:25:41 | More by billmayo
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dbl_delta

Pennsylvania

2/5  rDev -45.4%

01-29-2014 03:33:20 | More by dbl_delta
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Birdsack

Georgia

2/5  rDev -45.4%

06-25-2014 21:06:08 | More by Birdsack
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Kempski

Illinois

2.25/5  rDev -38.5%

02-07-2014 23:45:44 | More by Kempski
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GoblueMS

Mississippi

2.41/5  rDev -34.2%
look: 2.25 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2.25

So I bought a case of this as it was one of the few IPAS available in beer deprived (depraved) MS. We still do not have enough quality offerings via distribution here, as presumably most quality breweries have enough distribution already. Hopefully we will continue to gain in assortment.

On to this beer: I bought a whole case from my vendor without trying it first. Big mistake. The product pours so foamy that it will run out of a 24 oz. mug, just by decanting it (properly, as I am so very well versed). Next it is very malty, rather than hoppy in any sense of the word. Mouthfeel is of heft without redeeming taste qualities. Smell is not like Ruination or West Coast IPA--it is more like, well just a malt-bomb. Can't describe it better, sorry. Overall it is something I will never buy again, though it remains better than the macro-brews. I still have 5-6 left from a case I bought almost 6 months ago, and that is saying something.

Red Brick, you should go to school and fix this offering. In the words of Chevy Chase, "you're really not that good..."

Serving type: bottle

05-09-2013 02:43:57 | More by GoblueMS
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Florida

2.5/5  rDev -31.7%

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Georgia

2.5/5  rDev -31.7%

09-29-2013 00:17:59 | More by ryho
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Bartos

Florida

2.5/5  rDev -31.7%

01-19-2014 20:57:29 | More by Bartos
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EdelweissDad

Georgia

2.75/5  rDev -24.9%

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Connecticut

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Georgia

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Georgia

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bcsbeer

Florida

2.96/5  rDev -19.1%
look: 3.25 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Poured in to a shaker pint. Cloudy amber appearance. Topped by a small white head with good lacing. The nose had a malty sweetness. Taste was bitter and dry, bland and boring.
Where did the hops go, Hop Lanta? All I got was malts. Mouthfeel was a little fizzy with a tart aftertaste. Once was a enough for me.

Serving type: bottle

03-31-2014 04:28:31 | More by bcsbeer
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Alabama

3/5  rDev -18%

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Alabama

3/5  rDev -18%

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Tennessee

3/5  rDev -18%

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Georgia

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Georgia

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Georgia

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Georgia

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Georgia

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Mississippi

3/5  rDev -18%

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New York

3/5  rDev -18%

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Georgia

3/5  rDev -18%

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3/5  rDev -18%

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Red Brick Hoplanta from Red Brick Brewing Company
83 out of 100 based on 362 ratings.