Hardcore IPA | BrewDog

Hardcore IPAHardcore IPA
1,507 Ratings
Hardcore IPAHardcore IPA

Brewed by:
Scotland, United Kingdom

Style: American Double / Imperial IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 9.20%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
This Imperial India Pale Ale rocks…hardcore! But don’t take our word for it...this little bottle has a grandiloquent story to tell.

2,204 malted Maris Otter grains gave all they had to offer the world to provide the robustly delicate toffee malt canvas for the ensuing epic. 4 Hop Cones willingly sacrificed themselves to ensure your mouth feels punished and puckering for more. 9,900,000,000 yeast cells frantically fermented their little hearts out as the sugars became alcohol in the depths of our fermentation tanks.

2 humans and 1 canine companion were relatively happy with the results.

150 IBU

Added by BeerAdvocate on 03-10-2008

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Golden Orange on color with full lacing across the top. Strong citrus in the nose, with a touch of toffee on the back end. Tastes like it smells. Very smooth carbonation as you drink. Overall a great IPA with little hype, which means I won't have to fight for it at the stores.

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Best aroma, marked bitterness, good to try

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5/5  rDev +26.9%

A: Bright orange, little haze
S: Amazing! One of the best smelling ipa's I ever had!
T:Follows smell perfectly. Well blended, citrus, toffee, just a treat.
M: Ahhhh! thick rich, perfect
O: I cannot understand why this doesn't get more love. Can't think of anything I don't love about this brew! Its just incredibly crafted. Cheers Brew Dogs!

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Hardcore IPA from BrewDog
Beer rating: 3.94 out of 5 with 1,507 ratings
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