Anti-Hero IPA | Revolution Brewing

Anti-Hero IPAAnti-Hero IPA
BA SCORE
4.1/5
3,070 Ratings
Anti-Hero IPAAnti-Hero IPA
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Revolution Brewing
Illinois, United States
revbrew.com

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.50%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
An American hop assault for all the ambivalent warriors who get the girl in the end. “Look, I ain't in this for your revolution, and I'm not in it for you, Princess.” This iconic ale features a blend of four hop varieties which creates a crisp bitterness and imparts massive floral and citrus aromas.

65 IBU

Added by emerge077 on 02-04-2010

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#1,964
Reviews:
392
Ratings:
3,070
pDev:
9.51%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
184
Gots:
937
Trade:
13
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Ratings: 3,070 |  Reviews: 392
Photo of StoutElk_92
4.36/5  rDev +6.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

12oz. can filled 06/10/16

Pours clear amber orange with a creamy frothy white foam head. Smells like red grapefruit, caramel, toffee, sweet cinnamon-esque spice, orange, blueberry, blackberry, raspberry, strawberry, melon, papaya, toasted graham crackery grain, with dank earthy grass and herbal resinous pine. Tastes like red grapefruit, mixed berries, caramel, dark toffee, orange citrus, melon, papaya, sweet spice, dark crackery malt, with bitter herbal resinous pine and dank earthy grass. Feels medium-light bodied, creamy with moderate low carbonation. Overall a real nice IPA.

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Photo of Nimbus_
3.38/5  rDev -17.6%
look: 4 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Look: Golden orange. A foamy off-white head that fades somewhat quickly and doesn't leave much lacing.

Smell: I was pretty underwhelmed by the strength of the aroma. What I picked up was good: citrus and bit of pine. It just wasn't very strong.

Taste: Sweet, fruity citrus right off the bat. Mostly orange and tangerine at the start. It finishes with a bitter grapefruit flavor.

Feel: Crisp and refreshing enough to drink more than one. Doesn't finish overly dry despite the slightly bitter finish in taste. Very moderate carbonation, and I'm glad because too much would hurt this beer a lot I think.

Overall: If the ABV was a little lower, this would be a great session beer. It's tasty if you want a beer full of citrus flavor and don't mind a slightly bitter finish.

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Photo of kwa357
3.75/5  rDev -8.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of diemilio
4.4/5  rDev +7.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Canned on 06/10/16 (3 weeks old); awesome artwork. Light clear amber color, no haze. Smells very very sweet, citrusy, piney and a little earthy. It's like caramelizing grapefruit or orange using honey, while camping in a pine forest. Also a hint of crackery malt. Taste follows the nose with a nice mildly bitter finish. Medium mouthfeel. Overall, a very well balanced beer; very good!

Reminds me of a lower ABV version of hopslam. It drinks pretty much the same way but without the alcohol burn at the end. Love it.

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Photo of user785335
4.1/5  rDev 0%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Wisconsin_IPA_Lover
3.71/5  rDev -9.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of fermentedbarley
3.98/5  rDev -2.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of gphelps70
4.26/5  rDev +3.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of mpgrif2
3.59/5  rDev -12.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of KingQuinn
4/5  rDev -2.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of KPatterson95
4.45/5  rDev +8.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Photo of mkyer
3.9/5  rDev -4.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of JRoPA
3.85/5  rDev -6.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Billolick
4.1/5  rDev 0%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of bb-magic
3.88/5  rDev -5.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of OKFine
3.9/5  rDev -4.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of SaxmanRick
3.75/5  rDev -8.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Medium amber color with 1/2" white head, diminishing to a thin coating. But, solid lacing all the way down the glass.

Smell of grass, dank, some pine and peach.

Good IPA taste with some overriding bitterness, slight sourness (little vinegar?).

MF was lighter than I expected (given color and flavor profile)...so refreshing for mid-summer.

Nothing special, but a good available IPA.

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Photo of rfgetz
4.05/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of CreedeSon
4.18/5  rDev +2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of kinmundy77
4.46/5  rDev +8.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Photo of toddstolarski
3.73/5  rDev -9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Dovers
4/5  rDev -2.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of zaraspook
3.15/5  rDev -23.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of jth63
3.84/5  rDev -6.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 4

Draft in a large pilsner glass. Golden reddish colt and clear. Starts out with a little maltiness then the hops kick in on the finish. A very good IPA, will drink again if I get the chance.

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Photo of NCBrew
4.05/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

From A 14 day old can. Faint floral nose . First sip I was a little underwhelmed but as my pallet adjusted to the hop profile I found this IPA to be very enjoyable. A little bit of juice, perfect amount of bitterness which was also floral. Easy drinker here. Cheers Ya'll .

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Anti-Hero IPA from Revolution Brewing
Beer rating: 4.1 out of 5 with 3,070 ratings
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