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Limbo - Long Trail Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
92
outstanding

882 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 882
Reviews: 130
rAvg: 4.12
pDev: 9.95%
Wants: 35
Gots: 107 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Long Trail Brewing Co. visit their website
Vermont, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.60% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: luvbier on 10-12-2013)
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Kendo

New York

4.24/5  rDev +2.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

A: Poured from the half-growler (purchased at Olivers in Albany) into a Harpoon pint glass. Body is clear, dark golden/orange with a half-finger of whitish head on top. Leaves behind a good amount of lace.

S: Perfumey & floral hops with notes of apricot and spice.

T: Underlying sweetness is followed by juicy hops. Citrus (clementines), apricots and an earthy, spicy hop bite, which makes me think of Simcoe or Amarillo hops (according to Olivers, some sort of new Australian hop was used here). Finishes with spiciness, a touch of garlic/onion (Amarillo-like again) and then lemony bitterness and orange peel coats the palate. It never becomes overly bitter; a decent amount of sweetness is present throughout.

M: Medium in heft, carbonation is modest.

O: Good stuff. Tasty and juicy, but different from your standard American IPA. Definitely worth a try.

Serving type: growler

11-01-2013 23:41:32 | More by Kendo
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Limbo from Long Trail Brewing Co.
92 out of 100 based on 882 ratings.