Rocket Fuel | Mustang Brewing Company

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85
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37 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Mustang Brewing Company
Oklahoma, United States
mustangbrewing.com

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 9.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Imperial Pale Ale

Added by MartzMimic on 03-29-2014

BEER STATS
Ratings:
37
Reviews:
6
Avg:
3.9
pDev:
11.79%
 
 
Wants:
1
Gots:
20
For Trade:
0
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Ratings: 37 |  Reviews: 6
Photo of OKbrew89
3.89/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of stephens101
3.48/5  rDev -10.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

A ruddy brown pour results in one-finger of tan froth. Smells of apricot and caramel...basically. Has a big malt middle followed by lingering herbal hops and unbalanced toward the sweet side. Medium in body, somewhat dry and lifeless.

Sometimes wonder if breweries do there homework? Not near undrinkable, just really near extremely blah, and sometimes I don't know what's worse.

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Photo of BradleyR
4.47/5  rDev +14.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Boomersooner656
3/5  rDev -23.1%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of KCBrewCrew
3.91/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of Junkforadam
4.09/5  rDev +4.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Volsdawg10
3.75/5  rDev -3.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of jgunther71
4/5  rDev +2.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of coastiebob
4.17/5  rDev +6.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of tone77
3.68/5  rDev -5.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Poured from a brown 12 oz. bottle. Has a medium brown color with a 1/2 inch head. Smell is dominated by tropical fruits. Taste is tropical fruits, resin, malts, medium bitterness, alcohol is well hidden. Feels medium bodied in the mouth and overall is an enjoyable beer.

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Photo of mugsup
4.31/5  rDev +10.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

What an underdog! Woot. Will buy again.

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Photo of sgt_187em
4.13/5  rDev +5.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Distinctive smell, somewhat like sweet pine. A little sweetness in the taste with a mildly bitter, grapefruit finish. I've drank IPAs that were more hoppy. Not much carbonation. In a glass, it has a nice bronze color and forms a head of medium thickness. It had a nice deep Amber color. Overall, pretty good.

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Photo of Mortarforker
3/5  rDev -23.1%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Not really like a dipa but it's not terrible.I think it's a little light in the hop department for this style.

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Photo of OKShylock
2.51/5  rDev -35.6%
look: 3 | smell: 2 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

Photo of socon67
3.88/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of capnamerica
3.75/5  rDev -3.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Jdrich44
4/5  rDev +2.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of bakkerman1
4.24/5  rDev +8.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Ryancthomas7
3.59/5  rDev -7.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of mojohawk21
4/5  rDev +2.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of dbarny76
4.04/5  rDev +3.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of Jcarter1221
4.24/5  rDev +8.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Decker
4.64/5  rDev +19%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.75

Photo of Teej_14
3.53/5  rDev -9.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of russpowell
3.96/5  rDev +1.5%
look: 4.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Pours a slightly hazed orange/chestnut with 3 fingers of tan head. Never clears completely, great head retention & lacing

S: Cakeyness, mango, pineapple, nose fades away a bit

T: Follows the nose, powdery dryness as well up front, grapefruit pith as well. Grapefruit, pine, cakeyness,& mango as this warms, a little dryness as well, a little lemongrass too. Finishes with grapefruit, cakeyness & pineyness, then more mango & pineapple

MF: Medium bodied, slightly over-carbonated. Nice balance

Drinks easy, best beer I've had from these guys. Might have to buy more since they are ACTUALLY making it in Oklahoma now. I could be wrong, but I'm betting this beer will not age well, I bet when the hops slide off the edge, this will be a mess

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Rocket Fuel from Mustang Brewing Company
3.9 out of 5 based on 37 ratings.
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