Dismiss Notice
Extreme Beer Fest:Los Angeles

Join us December 9th in Los Angeles for the ultimate throwdown of craft beer creativity!

Learn more...
Dismiss Notice
Introducing: Project Extreme Brewing (a Dogfish Head + BeerAdvocate project)

Resin | Sixpoint Brewery

Your Rating: None

Want it   Got it 
4,801 Ratings

Brewed by:
Sixpoint Brewery
New York, United States

Style: American Double / Imperial IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 9.10%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
An ode to the sticky quintessence of hops that never forgoes balance. This piney, resinous Double IPA clocks in at over 100 IBUs.

"First formulated in 2004, this is the story of the sticky quintessence of the hop cone, and all of the joy it brings: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z4neeh3ziWw "

Added by Jason on 01-10-2012

Bros Score:
View: Beers | Events
User Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Recent | High | Low | Top Raters | Alström Bros
Ratings: 4,801 |  Reviews: 885
Photo of Jeffrey2310
4.25/5  rDev +3.2%

Photo of OptionParalysis
4.5/5  rDev +9.2%

Photo of americanjones
3.5/5  rDev -15%

Photo of elwood522
5/5  rDev +21.4%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Used to live down the street from Sixpoint Brewery in Red Hook. I'm in California now, not exactly a beer desert, but I do miss these guys.

About the most delicious beer I've ever had. Smells like fresh hops. Of course it tastes super hoppy but it's balanced by its nice maltiness.

Pretty much perfect...except I can't get it in California!

 344 characters

Photo of Varkias41
4/5  rDev -2.9%

Photo of Basshooker
4.25/5  rDev +3.2%

Photo of BoilerUpNavy
4/5  rDev -2.9%

Photo of Theortiz01
4/5  rDev -2.9%

Photo of Kaveman
4/5  rDev -2.9%

Photo of dinojrbtom
4.25/5  rDev +3.2%

Photo of RinZo
4.5/5  rDev +9.2%

Photo of dbattey
4.5/5  rDev +9.2%

Photo of BrewmanCapote
3.75/5  rDev -9%

Photo of ipc2000
3.5/5  rDev -15%

Photo of Satchboogie
4.01/5  rDev -2.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of accountant
4.25/5  rDev +3.2%

Photo of BeerGreg
4.25/5  rDev +3.2%

Photo of ericdupont
4.75/5  rDev +15.3%

Photo of csfcmitchell
4/5  rDev -2.9%

Photo of Whiskeydeez
4.15/5  rDev +0.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

I got this can from a BIF trade. Poured into a snifter.

Aroma- Pine with slight citrus, grapefruit. Pretty light aroma when it settles down but very pleasant.

Appearance- Nice hazy burnt orange. Slightly off white, small head with some sticky legs of lacing.

Flavor- Pretty big pine, citrus plays in the background. I taste the alcohol but its not overpowering, just noticeable. Hop forward beer but the malt lays down a lot of sweetness to almost balance it.

Mouthfeel- Sticky, coating after each drink. Seemed light on the front but the sugars come out. It has a nice bitterness in the middle but it seems to drop off pretty quickly, not a lingering bitterness.

Overall- Very tasty. I like the big flavor, wish the alcohol was a bit more hidden but it is 9.1% so its expected and not unwanted totally. This is a nice slow sipper that I would love to come across again.

 878 characters

Photo of beerhast
3.25/5  rDev -21.1%

Photo of velcrogrip
4.5/5  rDev +9.2%

Photo of MastaShonuf
3.75/5  rDev -9%

Photo of Jules11788
4.25/5  rDev +3.2%

Photo of HopGrazer
4.5/5  rDev +9.2%

Resin from Sixpoint Brewery
Beer rating: 4.12 out of 5 with 4,801 ratings
  • About Us

    Founded in Boston in 1996, BeerAdvocate (BA) is your go-to resource for beer powered by an independent community of enthusiasts and professionals dedicated to supporting and promoting better beer.

    Learn More
  • Our Community

    Comprised of consumers and industry professionals, many of whom started as members of this site, our community is one of the oldest, largest, and most respected beer communities online.
  • Our Events

    Since 2003 we've hosted over 60 world-class beer festivals to bring awareness to independent brewers and educate attendees.
  • Our Magazine

    Support uncompromising beer advocacy and award-winning, independent journalism with a print subscription to BeerAdvocate magazine.