1. American Craft Beer Fest returns to Boston on May 29 & 30, featuring 640+ beers from 140+ brewers. Tickets are on sale now.

Hale's Supergoose DIPA - Hale's Ales Brewery & Pub

Not Rated.
Hale's Supergoose DIPAHale's Supergoose DIPA

Educational use only; do not reuse.
very good

164 Ratings
no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 164
Reviews: 54
rAvg: 3.79
pDev: 12.14%
Wants: 4
Gots: 18 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Hale's Ales Brewery & Pub visit their website
Washington, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: John_M on 04-05-2009

No notes at this time.
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
to view all ratings, reviews and sorting options.
Ratings: 164 | Reviews: 54
Photo of Phi_Psi_OR_Beta
4.75/5  rDev +25.3%

Photo of Shaimless
3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

Photo of mactrail
3.53/5  rDev -6.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.25

Very attractive sudsy pour in the tall Maredsous goblet. Golden, orange tinted brew with a spritzy mouthfeel. Aroma is a little piney with a gardenia hint in the nose.

Big hops from start to finish. Plenty of bitterness. Toasty malt, a biscuity taste. The hops go through a shuffle of flavors, with the grilled mango and sweet tangerine being followed by the grapefruit peel. Very bitter finish. Not a bad IPA for sipping, but the pain versus pleasure ratio is somewhat lower than many.

From the 12 oz can purchased at Special Brews in Lynnwood, Washington. On this newer packaging the label says 7.0 percent.

Photo of Spikester
3.39/5  rDev -10.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Very hazy orange with a two fingers of cream colored head that recedes rather soon leaving nice rings of lace.
Smell is mostly sweet malts. I can't pick out any hops aromas.
Taste is big time sweet malts with a light amount of hop bitterness.
Mouthfeel is medium with just enough carbonation. Lightly bitter somewhat dry finish.
overall a middle of the road DIPA. Nothing bad about it just too many big competitors.
About 10 to 20% more hops would do it. With no date on the can I can't tell if the beer might be a bit old. If I see it on tap I will give it another try.

Photo of sharpski
3/5  rDev -20.8%

Photo of MikeThumel
3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

Photo of Jpohling
3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

Photo of _morandi_
3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

Photo of johnnyboy76
3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

Photo of dwagner003
3.5/5  rDev -7.7%

Photo of Mrchill27282728
4/5  rDev +5.5%

Photo of tobelerone
3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

Photo of chossboss
3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

Photo of nhirsch04
4/5  rDev +5.5%

Photo of ClimbingHi777
4/5  rDev +5.5%

Photo of rusty3335
4.25/5  rDev +12.1%

Photo of thecoon
4/5  rDev +5.5%

Photo of terence
3.25/5  rDev -14.2%

Photo of Didier
3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

Photo of Oidmoe
3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

Photo of BMos
3.5/5  rDev -7.7%

Photo of Birdlegs
3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

Photo of BigJYoungblood
4.25/5  rDev +12.1%

Photo of blackjack33
3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

Photo of memphischas
4/5  rDev +5.5%

to view all ratings, reviews and sorting options.
Hale's Supergoose DIPA from Hale's Ales Brewery & Pub
85 out of 100 based on 164 ratings.