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

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Ratings: 2,527
Reviews: 1,142
rAvg: 4.02
pDev: 11.94%
Wants: 65
Gots: 159 | 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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jmich24

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4.05/5  rDev +0.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Brandy Sniffer

A: Clear copper color with orange hues. Big one finger head, super stick lacing.
S: Super sweet malt, floral, citrus and a touch herbal.
T: Tastes as smell predicted super sweet maltiness. Nice hoppiness but not overly bitter. Some citrus and floral notes
M: Thick and creamy mouthfeel for an ipa. Not overly bitter.
O: Great IPA for a beginner Hophead. Very sweet, great hop flavor with not a ton of bitterness.

Serving type: bottle

10-10-2011 00:24:20 | More by jmich24
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Heavy Seas Loose Cannon - American Hop3 Ale from Heavy Seas Beer
90 out of 100 based on 2,527 ratings.