Hopnotic India Pale Ale | Cricket Hill Brewing Co.

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Cricket Hill Brewing Co.
New Jersey, United States
crickethillbrewery.com

Style: English India Pale Ale (IPA)

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.50%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by RonfromJersey on 07-17-2004

BEER STATS
Ratings:
330
Reviews:
150
Avg:
3.29
pDev:
16.72%
 
 
Wants:
1
Gots:
28
For Trade:
1
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3.25/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Timtac
2.77/5  rDev -15.8%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

Photo of tuowl74a
3.87/5  rDev +17.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Gkruszewski
3.5/5  rDev +6.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of quang_dam
3.5/5  rDev +6.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of millerbuffoon
3.33/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Sara101
1.52/5  rDev -53.8%
look: 1 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1.75 | feel: 1 | overall: 1.5

Not worth tracking it down

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Photo of FrankShirley
3.36/5  rDev +2.1%
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Kinger22
2.75/5  rDev -16.4%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

Decent flavor, suitably carbonated, yet lacking in hoppiness. The smell isn't powerful, but it has a hint of citrus and hops. Overall a beer I'd drink, but wouldn't go out of my way to find.

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Photo of TheFightfan1
3.09/5  rDev -6.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of agreenman19
3.55/5  rDev +7.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

L - pours a boring transluscent amber. Course bubbly head.

S - smells of fresh pine and lightly sweet caramel malts.

T - menthol and pine. Attempts the "cool breath of fresh wintery air" thing, but it's unrefined.

F - decently smooth and rich mouthfeel. Dense, ties the beer together.

O - not as bad as the reviews may suggest. Not good either though. Little amateurish, but drinkable.

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4.13/5  rDev +25.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

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3.45/5  rDev +4.9%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

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3.25/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

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3.25/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of breardon1776
3.49/5  rDev +6.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3.5

Pours beautiful copper/dark Amber color. Smell likes typical Ipa(hoppy). Taste is of a good average IPA. Zesty, slight citrus and pine. A little metallic. Overall a good beer but because there are so many just good IPAs out there it is just average.

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Photo of KTCamm
3.79/5  rDev +15.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

8/10...pours bright copper, white foam, quite striking. Minty pine nose, grassy. Strong oily bitter taste, slick bitter burn, then subtle sweet close. Doesn't let up. Flavorful bitter. Tasty.

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Photo of hardysf
3.67/5  rDev +11.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Nice clear Amber pour. Spot on color for English ipa. A little cloudy, light head. Well carbonated throughout, refreshing mouthfeel. Smells of grapefruit and maybe some pine. Finished with bitterness. Sort of stings the back of your throat but more of a malty than hoppy flavor.

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3.25/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of nathanmiller
3/5  rDev -8.8%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of Sellen
2.99/5  rDev -9.1%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3

Photo of jaswilson2
3.25/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of ShadyRigglesbee
3.75/5  rDev +14%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of micropale
3.25/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of tbeer40
3.5/5  rDev +6.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

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Hopnotic India Pale Ale from Cricket Hill Brewing Co.
3.29 out of 5 based on 330 ratings.
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