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Ace Of Spades | Hopworks Urban Brewery

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BA SCORE
4.2/5
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293 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Hopworks Urban Brewery
Oregon, United States
hopworksbeer.com

Style: American Double / Imperial IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 9.20%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by Docer on 08-26-2009

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#1,525
Reviews:
93
Ratings:
293
pDev:
9.29%
Bros Score:
4.5
 
 
Wants:
78
Gots:
28
Trade:
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Poured from a 22 oz bomber into an IPA glass.

Color is crystal clear gold with a thick, fluffy white head. Excellent retention and lacing. Smell is
juicy and citrus - like ruby red grapefruit juice. Floral, piney hops are also present. Flavor is an explosion of citrus on the palate, followed by sweet syrup with an alcohol bite, finishing with a lingering, pleasant bitterness. Body is medium-full with moderate carbonation and some hop resin oiliness.

Overall, a delicious, balanced DIPA. I personally like a little less sweetness, but this is an excellent example of the style that I think would be approachable for non hop-heads. Even at 100 IBU.

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Ace Of Spades from Hopworks Urban Brewery
Beer rating: 4.2 out of 5 with 293 ratings
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