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Limbo IPA - Long Trail Brewing Co.

Not Rated.
Limbo IPALimbo IPA

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BA SCORE
92
outstanding

1,026 Ratings
THE BROS
70
okay

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Ratings: 1,026
Reviews: 137
rAvg: 4.11
pDev: 10.46%
Wants: 39
Gots: 163 | FT: 3
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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beergod82

Massachusetts

1/5  rDev -75.7%

02-13-2014 21:22:59 | More by beergod82
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Markj5650


1/5  rDev -75.7%

08-23-2014 02:07:18 | More by Markj5650
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Beersalesman802

Vermont

1/5  rDev -75.7%

12-01-2013 22:19:54 | More by Beersalesman802
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cstowell21

Maine

1/5  rDev -75.7%

01-27-2014 22:50:43 | More by cstowell21
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mriley1984

Vermont

1.75/5  rDev -57.4%

12-06-2013 01:51:17 | More by mriley1984
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LIL-BOOSIE

Vermont

1.85/5  rDev -55%

Tastes like a failed IPA combined with some fruit giving it a confusing dissatisfying flavor. Long Trail killed their brew masters series and replaced with this, an unfortunate decision. Throw me a bone longtrail and give me your old good beers back.

02-01-2014 05:34:44 | More by LIL-BOOSIE
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Jmw107


2/5  rDev -51.3%

08-08-2014 23:05:12 | More by Jmw107
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JaeTea

New Jersey

2/5  rDev -51.3%

11-23-2013 00:01:47 | More by JaeTea
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whatname

Pennsylvania

2.75/5  rDev -33.1%

11-24-2013 19:35:38 | More by whatname
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Matt_Lutz


2.75/5  rDev -33.1%

08-02-2014 17:45:36 | More by Matt_Lutz
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seedyone

New York

2.75/5  rDev -33.1%

03/27/14 From bottle. Not my kind of beer. Lots of flavor, but not the kind I like. At least it's not obnoxious, it's just not for me. PART II: this improved as it warmed to room temp. Gets close the Sculpin territory. Drinkable.

08-17-2014 12:51:36 | More by seedyone
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jbexphys

Maryland

2.75/5  rDev -33.1%

08-26-2014 01:50:26 | More by jbexphys
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cpetrone84

Pennsylvania

2.9/5  rDev -29.4%

Pour is a hazed dark copper color with a fairly tight white head. Nose is biscuity malt and stale grain with a hint of resin hop. Taste follow suit on sweeter, stale bread and grain, sweet caramel, faint hop. This is a very subdued IPA with lots of grainy malt that aren't very expressive or well pulled together.

06-18-2014 01:04:46 | More by cpetrone84
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Jason

Massachusetts

3/5  rDev -27%

09-02-2014 15:02:13 | More by Jason
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damiandev


3/5  rDev -27%

08-24-2014 23:19:55 | More by damiandev
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bostonryan

Massachusetts

3/5  rDev -27%

11-19-2013 00:26:49 | More by bostonryan
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Zetcha7x

Pennsylvania

3/5  rDev -27%

03-13-2014 01:09:46 | More by Zetcha7x
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1Sundown2C

New York

3/5  rDev -27%

08-28-2014 02:05:32 | More by 1Sundown2C
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vonnegut21

New York

3/5  rDev -27%

08-01-2014 19:12:45 | More by vonnegut21
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ddean

Massachusetts

3.15/5  rDev -23.4%

Had cold and on tap at The Purple Pub in Williamstown, MA. As in other reviews I've made, I'll make the disclaimer that I think I have relatively insensitive taste buds, so I tend to like big beers, strong coffee, spicy food. Someone with more gentle or discerning taste buds might feel differently.

Appearance: A pleasant, slightly hazy burnt orange. Moderate carbonation and a nice lacing on the glass.

Smell: Brown rice, but no other notes per se. No hops at all. Don't get much here, maybe partially because the beer was quite cold.

Taste: Doesn't taste bad at all, but as with the smell, not a punch to the flavor. I get that soft brown rice flavor again, all the way through, a little lemon in the middle as the beer warmed up, and a pleasant but subtle hops bite lingering at the end. Fairly dry and crisp, never sweet.

Mouthfeel: Moderate carbonation, and the lingering hops for a second or two is pleasant. Would prefer a little more malt sweetness personally.

Quite drinkable, no off-tastes or nasty surprises. I could see this working well for a lot of people as a session beer. Just personally prefer my IPAs to have strong, opposing flavors that come to a balanced consensus like those doubles on the West Coast have (Racer 5, Maximus,...).

01-04-2014 18:18:12 | More by ddean
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Bdel34

Pennsylvania

3.25/5  rDev -20.9%

03-24-2014 23:42:16 | More by Bdel34
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Kevincredible

Massachusetts

3.25/5  rDev -20.9%

05-31-2014 00:38:19 | More by Kevincredible
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d_brommer_nh

New Hampshire

3.25/5  rDev -20.9%

03-02-2014 21:47:35 | More by d_brommer_nh
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Bustersuess

New York

3.25/5  rDev -20.9%

05-25-2014 19:48:25 | More by Bustersuess
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ygtbsm94

Virginia

3.25/5  rDev -20.9%

05-07-2014 21:16:59 | More by ygtbsm94
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Limbo IPA from Long Trail Brewing Co.
92 out of 100 based on 1,026 ratings.