Tricerahops Double IPA | Ninkasi Brewing Company

Tricerahops Double IPATricerahops Double IPA
BA SCORE
84.2%
Liked This Beer
4.02 w/ 1,796 ratings
Tricerahops Double IPATricerahops Double IPA
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Ninkasi Brewing Company
Oregon, United States
ninkasibrewing.com

Style: American Double / Imperial IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by John_M on 07-30-2007

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#3,176
Reviews:
466
Ratings:
1,796
Liked:
1,512
Avg:
4.02/5
pDev:
10.45%
Alströms:
0
 
 
Wants:
198
Gots:
477
Trade:
2
User Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 1,796 |  Reviews: 466
Photo of Shmizzen
3.83/5  rDev -4.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Boone757
3.98/5  rDev -1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of AndrewMichael
3.92/5  rDev -2.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

22 oz bottle poured in a pint glass. Nice copper color and white, lacey carbonation. Earthy aroma, medium body feel, and great bitter finish. I've had a few IPAs from Ninkasi and really dig the long, lingering bitter finishes that stay on the palate.

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Photo of beerbart
4.01/5  rDev -0.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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

Photo of evergreen_machine
3.44/5  rDev -14.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of dankenava31
4.33/5  rDev +7.7%
look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Gagnonsux
3.79/5  rDev -5.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of jxmichael
2.42/5  rDev -39.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 2 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2

22oz bomber, no date.

A - Dark copper, hazy with no bubbles. Minimal head with decent lacing.

S - Metallic, earthy.

T - Flat, pretty much zero carbonation. Malty, earthy with minimal alcohol taste and fairly drinkable for an 8% brew.

F - Full-bodied, sweet somewhat heavy finish.

O - Flat, flat, flat! Boring, one dimensional and not something I'll be having again.

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Photo of decaff
4.54/5  rDev +12.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Amber to golden in color, pine and citrus hop taste very prevelant. Good lacing on glass.

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Photo of Big_V
4.04/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of MI_beerdrinker
4.06/5  rDev +1%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of robebo44
4.25/5  rDev +5.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of KomodoDragon
4.26/5  rDev +6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

hazy orange, limited head.

Piney earthy scent. Accompanied with a difficult to identify medicinal smell. Perhaps a band aid or rubbing alcohol.

Earthy malts, light backbone, with a smooth transition to flowery tropical hops. Real dry, Champagne qualities. Slight spice with the alcohol and long hop finish.

Well crafted DIPA delivering the hoppy malts goods without trying to do too much.

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Photo of A-Sox
3.75/5  rDev -6.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of kds2437
3.4/5  rDev -15.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of rodbeermunch
3.74/5  rDev -7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Auburn and deep copper appearance, 1/3" white head. Kicks down a nice piney dry hop aroma.

Taste envelopes the palate with a hefty amount of bitterness and hops. Sticky crystal and caramel malt. Hides the alcohol well. The larger this brewery's distribution footprint got, the more the quality declined. They don't bottle date and they form big business agreements with retail, so who knows if this stuff is just older and on warm shelves.

No doubt when its fresh its good.

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Photo of DerekCarruth
3.44/5  rDev -14.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

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

Photo of sunsjammer
4.25/5  rDev +5.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of JCarson410
3.96/5  rDev -1.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of Pencible
3.31/5  rDev -17.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

A: This poured a clear dark gold with a little white head.
S: It smelled like light citrus.
T: It tasted like citrus hops and sugary malt. It had a clean bittersweet aftertaste.
M: It was somewhat thick with moderate carbonation. Nice full body.
D: This was a nice IPA, but the scent and taste were very basic. The body was solid and the finish was smooth with well hidden alcohol, so it was pretty easy to drink. Good but forgettable.

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Photo of Cooker_stp
4.31/5  rDev +7.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Radioactivecattoo
3.92/5  rDev -2.5%
look: 5 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 5 | overall: 4

Photo of Bwag
3.46/5  rDev -13.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Tricerahops Double IPA from Ninkasi Brewing Company
Beer rating: 84.2% out of 100 with 1,796 ratings
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