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Pan Galactic Gargle Blaster | Short's Brewing Company

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Pan Galactic Gargle BlasterPan Galactic Gargle Blaster
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Short's Brewing Company
Michigan, United States | website

Style: Belgian IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.40%

Availability: Rotating

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Added by jale on 12-13-2011

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Reviews: 21 | Ratings: 208
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4.82/5  rDev +20.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

I was too lazy to add this myself, but since it has now been added I will partake.

This was one of the best beer I have had in 2011. I had the privilege to have this twice in the same weekend once at the Brewpub and once at Seven Monks in Traverse City.

This was brewed exclusively brewed with Galaxy hop. They supplied a amazing citrus tropical flavor and nose. I didn't get a ton of "Belgian" flavors but I beg they bottle this one.

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4.23/5  rDev +5.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

A beautiful fusion. Poured from bottle to tulip. One and a half fingers foamy white head dissipates quickly. Minimal lacing. Aroma is sweet Belgian yeast mingled with citrus and tropical fruits. The taste unravels in similar fashion. Sweet bubblegum/banana upfront on the tongue, followed closely by mango, grapefruit and lemon zest, and finishes with and bitter kick in the back of the mouth. One of my personal favorites, hopefully we'll see this one in bottles again in 2017.

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4.09/5  rDev +2.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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4.04/5  rDev +1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

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4.75/5  rDev +18.8%

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3.76/5  rDev -6%

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3.5/5  rDev -12.5%

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3.25/5  rDev -18.8%

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3.88/5  rDev -3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

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3.5/5  rDev -12.5%

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4.73/5  rDev +18.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

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3.6/5  rDev -10%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

12 oz. bottle poured into a snifter.

Appearance - Golden orange body. Fleeting but nice white head. Thin collar.

Smell - Citrusy hops. Belgian yeast and sweetness. A little phenolic.

Taste - Much maltier. Grapefruit hop. Sweet pale malts. Super bitter in the back.

Mouthfeel - Medium heavy. Very bitter.

Overall - Very bitter, but good.

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4.5/5  rDev +12.5%

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3.75/5  rDev -6.3%

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3.94/5  rDev -1.5%
look: 3 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 4

boy those galaxy hops are something else. lucky to be in mi.

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4.25/5  rDev +6.3%

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4.49/5  rDev +12.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

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4.16/5  rDev +4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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Pan Galactic Gargle Blaster from Short's Brewing Company
88 out of 100 based on 21 ratings.