Red Rock Elephino | Red Rock Brewing Company

BA SCORE
87
very good
152 Ratings
Red Rock ElephinoRed Rock Elephino
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Red Rock Brewing Company
Utah, United States
redrockbrewing.com

Style: American Double / Imperial IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Red Rock's Elephino (el-uh-fine-oh) Double India Pale Ale is an American style IPA. Its intense citrus, floral and perfume-like, resinous and piney aroma come from the use of a copious amount of American hops. This beer is double dry-hopped on whole leaf Amarillo hops for a vivid, fresh aroma. The huge hop profile is backed up by a malty sweetness that lends a hand in this fine creation's balance.

Added by Wasatch on 08-18-2010

BEER STATS
Ratings:
152
Reviews:
35
Avg:
3.92
pDev:
10.71%
 
 
Wants:
10
Gots:
45
For Trade:
0
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Photo of stephens101
3.88/5  rDev -1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

A fluffy, off-white froth covers this reddish-orange brew.

Has an interesting aroma of herbal hops, caramel and and apple.

Tastes of caramel and citrus up front followed by a subtle and smooth hop bitterness that lingers in the background and makes up with resilience what it lacks in punch.

Medium in body and not noticing much in the way of alcohol.

Not a hop bomb, but a good beer nonetheless.

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Photo of Can_has_beer
3.06/5  rDev -21.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of hawkssb04
3.65/5  rDev -6.9%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Brittonkay
3.03/5  rDev -22.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of VTEno17
4.05/5  rDev +3.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of Mattymystique
4/5  rDev +2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of cbcrunch
4/5  rDev +2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of JeffBlue
4/5  rDev +2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

4/24/16 (500ml bottle, Piper Down Pub, Salt Lake City) Very balanced in both aroma and taste, nothing really to knock here. A shame this isn't allowed to be served on tap!

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Photo of Jamesrossreese
4.25/5  rDev +8.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of B_B
3.77/5  rDev -3.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of cjb215
4/5  rDev +2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of benloho
3.96/5  rDev +1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of CraftBeerRunner
4/5  rDev +2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

The Copper onion, SLC June 3016

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Photo of CPAles
3.5/5  rDev -10.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Smak_Hermann
4.04/5  rDev +3.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of Beer21
4.21/5  rDev +7.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of supermanny
4.25/5  rDev +8.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Boxer_Rebellion
3.99/5  rDev +1.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of bman63us
5/5  rDev +27.6%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Delicious

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Photo of joberlander
3.78/5  rDev -3.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of MFMB
3.9/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A decent dipa. Deep golden straw color. A flowery piney smell. Nice pour, light fluffy white head. A bit of resinous piney flavors. A bit of citrus flavor. Good mouth feel. Overall a solid option when in the area.

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Photo of Jason_cs
3.94/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of TEdubbaD
3.8/5  rDev -3.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of mflamar
4/5  rDev +2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of VaporDome
3.25/5  rDev -17.1%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

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Red Rock Elephino from Red Rock Brewing Company
3.92 out of 5 based on 152 ratings.
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