Imperial Red I.P.A. | Blue Hills Brewery

BA SCORE
83
good
82 Ratings
Imperial Red I.P.A.Imperial Red I.P.A.
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Blue Hills Brewery
Massachusetts, United States
bluehillsbrewery.com

Style: American Double / Imperial IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 9.00%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by portia99 on 12-24-2009

BEER STATS
Ratings:
82
Reviews:
37
Avg:
3.62
pDev:
17.13%
 
 
Wants:
1
Gots:
11
For Trade:
0
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3.64/5  rDev +0.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of WillieThreebiers
3.6/5  rDev -0.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

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4.1/5  rDev +13.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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4.06/5  rDev +12.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4.25

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3.33/5  rDev -8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

This beer is a hazy red hurricane of hops. The lacing is as sexy as French lingerie. However, the aroma carries a malty sweetness that follows through with the flavor too strongly. The sweetness overtakes the bitterness a little too much, especially for a beer with 66 IBUs, and masks the rather high 9.0% ABV, but this Imperial Red IPA is certainly worth a try for all the hopheads out there.

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3.69/5  rDev +1.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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1.25/5  rDev -65.5%

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2.5/5  rDev -30.9%

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4.16/5  rDev +14.9%

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4/5  rDev +10.5%

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4.25/5  rDev +17.4%

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3/5  rDev -17.1%

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4/5  rDev +10.5%

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3.75/5  rDev +3.6%

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4.25/5  rDev +17.4%

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3.25/5  rDev -10.2%

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3.75/5  rDev +3.6%

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3.25/5  rDev -10.2%

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3.5/5  rDev -3.3%

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3.75/5  rDev +3.6%

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3/5  rDev -17.1%

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4/5  rDev +10.5%

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4.25/5  rDev +17.4%

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4/5  rDev +10.5%

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3.25/5  rDev -10.2%

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Imperial Red I.P.A. from Blue Hills Brewery
3.62 out of 5 based on 82 ratings.
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