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Snake Hollow IPA | Potosi Brewing Company

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3.72/5
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250 Ratings
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Potosi Brewing Company
Wisconsin, United States
potosibrewery.com

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.00%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by KeefD on 12-22-2008

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#26,367
Reviews:
80
Ratings:
250
pDev:
12.63%
Bros Score:
4
 
 
Wants:
10
Gots:
36
Trade:
0
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Ratings: 250 |  Reviews: 80
Photo of zmineau90
4.67/5  rDev +25.5%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Photo of chuckpalka
4.35/5  rDev +16.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

This is a great beer. Very drinkable for my tastes. I think it can stand up to any other in its category. Very smooth and just the right bitterness. At 6.5% and 65 IBU it goes down so very nice. I think it's only available in WI. and bordering states.

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Photo of Toynk
3.65/5  rDev -1.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of ccozzi
3.9/5  rDev +4.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of tvv375ia
3.31/5  rDev -11%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Photo of TX-Badger
3.75/5  rDev +0.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Pours a mostly clear darker amber golden color with off-white/ivory colored head. Citrus, pine, light fruits, and a biscuit note on the nose; follows onto the palate. Medium bodied. Finishes with fruit, pine, and light bread note.

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Photo of dcotom
3.42/5  rDev -8.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of warlock_with_a_backpack
3.4/5  rDev -8.6%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Redrover
4/5  rDev +7.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

I got a couple of bottles of this while assembling a “make your own” 6 pack.

12 oz brown longneck poured into a shaker, the beer is a chill hazed copper with a decent & clingy beige head.

I thought the beer had a decent amount of pine and citrus in the nose all backed with some cracker like malts.

The taste is pleasantly bitter with some resin and citrus notes. There are caramel malts for balance and just a hint of fresh apple. This seems to be to a solid take on an American IPA. While it is not super bitter, it is balanced for the style with a nice hop bite.

Mouth is decent and a bit coating. It has mid-range carbonation.

This is a very drinkable beer.

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Photo of breardon1776
3.05/5  rDev -18%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Dark, opaque copper color. Drinking out of a SAm Adams perfect pint glass. Creamy head and decent lacing. thick and malty. Not as bitter or hoppy as other IPAs. If I close my eyes I think I'm drink a dark Belgian ale. flavor and feel are what throw me on this IPA. I like the beer, but loses points in the IPA classification for me.

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Photo of JPDOG
2.91/5  rDev -21.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.75

Photo of bigclydeoliver
3.94/5  rDev +5.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Powderhornphil
3.52/5  rDev -5.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Teambiggulp
1.94/5  rDev -47.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2

Photo of ryan33iowa
4.28/5  rDev +15.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Sweffin
2.78/5  rDev -25.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

Photo of NodakEric
3.8/5  rDev +2.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of WestmontStorm
3.7/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Real good mildly hoppy very drinkable IPA. Low ABV 5.6. Would buy again.

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Photo of Bingja18
3.73/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of susanelectro
3.98/5  rDev +7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of eldoctorador
2.75/5  rDev -26.1%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

Photo of Tone
3.74/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Pours a clear, maize color. 3/4 inch head of an off-white color. Good retention and good lacing. Smells of citrus hops, piney hops, sweet malt, hint of earthy malt, slight tea, and a hint of caramel malt. Fits the style of an American IPA. Mouth feel is sharp and crisp, with an average carbonation level. Tastes of citrus hops, piney hops, sweet malt, hint of pale malt, slight caramel malt, hint of earthy malt, hint of tea, and a hint of yeast. Overall, good appearance, decent aroma, body, and blend.

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Photo of Angerhaus
3.75/5  rDev +0.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of 03fatboy
3.85/5  rDev +3.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

Photo of mrjbrown27
4.03/5  rDev +8.3%
look: 3 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

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Snake Hollow IPA from Potosi Brewing Company
Beer rating: 3.72 out of 5 with 250 ratings
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