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Heavy Seas Loose Cannon - American Hop3 Ale - Heavy Seas Beer

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Ratings: 2,571
Reviews: 1,142
rAvg: 4.02
pDev: 11.94%
Wants: 72
Gots: 175 | FT: 2
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Maryland, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.25% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Burnished gold with a rich citrus hop aroma, it is wonderfully drinkable with a big hop flavor. We’ve knicknamed it Hop3 (hop cubed) ale to reflect the enormous amount of hops in this beer: over 3 pounds per barrel! It is hopped 3 ways: in the kettle, in the hop back, and dry hopped.

(Beer added by: Higravity on 09-09-2005)
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4.45/5  rDev +10.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 5

Poured at refrigerator temperature from a 16oz bottle into an American pint glass. The bottle said it was best before November 8th, with it being a week away figured it was prime time.

After the pour there is very little head but on the glass there is some good lacing. The color looked delicious, it has hazy light golden orange color. Since this is part of the Heavy Seas series it is bottled condition, so you can definitely see some of that yeast at the bottom of the glass.The aroma is nice and hoppy of course, along with some floral notes. The taste is clean and more sweet, much lighter then your usual IPA. The hops have a great bite as you would expect from an IPA along with the citrus... getting a lot of grapefruit, but a great balance. Being less bitter it makes this beer very drinkable.

Serving type: bottle

11-01-2008 19:19:58 | More by beerad666
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Heavy Seas Loose Cannon - American Hop3 Ale from Heavy Seas Beer
90 out of 100 based on 2,571 ratings.