Lupulin Maximus Imperial IPA | O'so Brewing Company & Tap House

Lupulin Maximus Imperial IPALupulin Maximus Imperial IPA
BA SCORE
74.4%
Liked This Beer
3.9 w/ 309 ratings
Lupulin Maximus Imperial IPALupulin Maximus Imperial IPA
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
O'so Brewing Company & Tap House
Wisconsin, United States
osobrewing.com

Style: American Double / Imperial IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 9.00%

Availability: Fall

Notes / Commercial Description:
This brew is 9% and may contain a hop cone in every bottle (2009 & 2010 vintages) ! We want to make sure to repeat this reminder that we put a hop cone in the bottle. Always pour into a glass to release the essence from the bottle.

2008 Edition: 22-oz bottle
2009 Edition: 12-oz bottles w/hop cone in bottle
2010 - 2013 Editions: 12-oz bottles w/Hop Warning label

Added by cdkrenz on 11-24-2008

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#7,446
Reviews:
91
Ratings:
309
Liked:
230
Avg:
3.9/5
pDev:
12.31%
Alströms:
0
 
 
Wants:
36
Gots:
24
Trade:
0
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Photo of jwc215
3.81/5  rDev -2.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Pours murky golden amber with a thick, foamy head. Lacing sticks. Two hop cones float it in. The floating, soggy hop cones detract from the appearance, in my opinion.

The smell is of pine and caramel. Robust.

The taste is piney, spicy, citric. Caramel backing balances it. Some alcohol shows in the potent finish.

On the thin side for an imperial, but it holds together well enough for a long, hoppy finish.

Overall, a good Imperial IPA.

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Lupulin Maximus Imperial IPA from O'so Brewing Company & Tap House
Beer rating: 74.4% out of 100 with 309 ratings
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