Hop Ottin' IPA | Anderson Valley Brewing Company

Hop Ottin' IPAHop Ottin' IPA
BA SCORE
79.4%
Liked This Beer
3.99 w/ 3,170 ratings
Hop Ottin' IPAHop Ottin' IPA
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Anderson Valley Brewing Company
California, United States
avbc.com

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Our Hop Ottin’ IPA is brewed and dry-hopped with copious amounts of Columbus and Cascade. This beer is a showcase of the bright citrusy aromas, bold grapefruit and pine-like flavors, and resiny bitterness that hop heads crave. With a brilliant, deep amber color and solid malt backbone, hints of citron, roses, and bergamot climax with a dry, herbal finish in this well-balanced interpretation of a West Coast IPA.

Added by stirgy on 04-23-2001

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#3,672
Reviews:
1,235
Ratings:
3,170
Liked:
2,517
Avg:
3.99/5
pDev:
12.03%
Alströms:
4.5
 
 
Wants:
162
Gots:
536
Trade:
0
User Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 3,170 |  Reviews: 1,235
Photo of jaydoc
4.31/5  rDev +8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of anon
3.5/5  rDev -12.3%

Photo of jaxray8
5/5  rDev +25.3%

Photo of Cramletram
4.5/5  rDev +12.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Great IPA. I had high expectations for this one due to the high score here. It did not disappoint. The best way to describe Hop Ottin' is "well balanced". I know many BAers have used this term for this beer, and I couldn't agree more. It's a strong beerl but doesn't over-do it on any characteristic. Hops are present, but in the mix. Very enjoyable all-round. When I'm in the mood for something a little stronger, I go DIPA. But for a great regular IPA, you can't go wrong here.

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Photo of jsf14
4/5  rDev +0.3%

Photo of JakeWright
4/5  rDev +0.3%

Photo of Wukk
4/5  rDev +0.3%

Photo of pokey44
4.25/5  rDev +6.5%

Photo of ToddThompson
3.5/5  rDev -12.3%

Photo of clevelandhops
4.5/5  rDev +12.8%

Photo of nhirsch04
3.75/5  rDev -6%

Photo of hopkrid
4/5  rDev +0.3%

Photo of randeezy74
4.18/5  rDev +4.8%

Photo of BMMillsy
3.15/5  rDev -21.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3.25

Undated bottle poured in tulip hazy copper with a big frothy white head. Floral hop aroma with some earthiness and lemongrass. Flavor is more like an amber ale than an IPA. Not much hops here, and hoping it is just an old bottle. Dirty floral notes and medium dryish mouthfeel. Mostly focused on biscuit malts and some floral lightness. Not feeling this one, and assuming I grabbed a bad/old bottle. Will have to try again some time.

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Photo of scottwurst
3.5/5  rDev -12.3%

Photo of freakeconomist
3.27/5  rDev -18%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

I liked it. I generally don't drink IPAs, but the hops were bold and satisfying. Being 7% I couldn't drink a 6 pack of them, but I wouldn't mind one or two with a piece of hearty fish or a cheese plate. Probably one of the best I've had from Anderson Valley besides the Heelch.

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Photo of HRamz3
3.5/5  rDev -12.3%

Photo of RyanAU
3.5/5  rDev -12.3%

Photo of hansavijaticar
4.25/5  rDev +6.5%

Photo of nygannon
3.75/5  rDev -6%

Photo of verdict603
4.75/5  rDev +19%

Photo of Beerme5
3.5/5  rDev -12.3%

Photo of DannyPoss
4.5/5  rDev +12.8%

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3.75/5  rDev -6%

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4/5  rDev +0.3%

Hop Ottin' IPA from Anderson Valley Brewing Company
Beer rating: 79.4% out of 100 with 3,170 ratings
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