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Hop Rock Candy Mountain | Hart & Thistle

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Brewed by:
Hart & Thistle
Nova Scotia, Canada

Style: American Double / Imperial IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.80%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by Derek on 07-11-2012

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Reviews:
2
Ratings:
3
Avg:
4.37
pDev:
10.53%
 
 
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Reviews: 2 | Ratings: 3
Reviews by mmurphy525:
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3.75/5  rDev -14.2%

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Photo of CallMeHarmon
4.88/5  rDev +11.7%
look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Wow, what a pleasant surprise. I would have taken home all I could, but it is only available on tap.

I enjoyed the V2.0 which was outstanding.

A: Medium brown with good, lacy head.
S: Deceptive given what is in the glass.
T: Grapefruit with some sweetness
M: Best part - rich, tasty mouthful of heaven.

If you are ever in Halifax see what this brewer is up to. I'm told he brews a variety of styles.

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Photo of Derek
4.38/5  rDev +0.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

A: Copper-amber with an off-white head, some retention, great lace.

S: Not a huge aroma, but plenty of depth: Nectarine, tropical fruit, cotton-candy, sponge toffee.

T: Mango, nectarine, candied pineapple, papaya, sponge toffee, solid bitterness, alcohol is hidden under all the flavour.

M: Moderate body has a dry finish.

O: Extremely well-crafted brew. I thought the bitterness might be a bit higher, but Nash said it finished at 1.008, so there's not much residual sweetness.

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Hop Rock Candy Mountain from Hart & Thistle
4.37 out of 5 based on 3 ratings.
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