Be Hoppy | Wormtown Brewery

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Wormtown Brewery
Massachusetts, United States
wormtownbrewery.com

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.50%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
2010: Growler fills and taps only.
2011: Growler fills, taps, and 22oz bottles.
2012: Growler fills, taps, and 22oz bottles.
2013: Growler fills, taps, and 22oz bottles. A 60 case (360 4-packs) trial run of 16oz cans was released brewery only on September 18. Due to success, canning to begin in 2014.
2014: Growler fills, taps, 22oz bottles, and 4 pack 16oz cans.

Added by jmerloni on 04-01-2010

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#722
Reviews:
192
Ratings:
1,454
pDev:
8.9%
Bros Score:
4
 
 
Wants:
188
Gots:
467
Trade:
3
HISTOGRAM
 
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Photo of Iski100
3.75/5  rDev -12.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of JonnyCakes
4.59/5  rDev +7.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of DaveCash
3.99/5  rDev -6.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of GiselesGazelle
4.17/5  rDev -2.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Appearance - pours three fingers of pillowy eggshell white head, great retention. Lacing sticks to the glass in thick rings that don't want to disappear. Semi translucent, slightly hazy, with a golden orange color.

Smell - light pine and citrus fruit, tangerine. Light floral notes. Somewhat subdued.

Taste - citrus fruit; lemon, grapefruit, more tangerine. Light bready/yeasty notes. Leading to a lightly hoppy, bitter finish.

Mouth feel - light bodied, very smooth finish.

Overall - really solid IPA. Well done, extremely drinkable, but not quite up to par with other local offerings from trillium or tree house. Definitely worth buying again, though.

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Photo of ryanm3850
4.47/5  rDev +4.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of dictator
4.25/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of mojuyt
4.25/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Jeff0024
4.28/5  rDev +0.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of BeersAndPretzels
3.97/5  rDev -7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of WillLyon4
4.04/5  rDev -5.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of coshag
4.14/5  rDev -3%
look: 5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Pshanana
4.14/5  rDev -3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

What is said about this is all true but what stands out for me is the after taste when the juice kicks in and stays with you

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4.27/5  rDev 0%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of AZBeerDude72
4.38/5  rDev +2.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Pours a cloudy gold with thick head and lacing. Nose is very citrus forward with hops and some honey. The taste is very good, nice sweet hoppy mix, cool citrus, some dryness from grapefruit, and some rind bitterness. Super clean and easy to drink IPA, on the backside almost getting some biscuit notes. Very well done.

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Photo of franman
4.14/5  rDev -3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Strohm
3.99/5  rDev -6.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of RozzieBoy
4.35/5  rDev +1.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

L - Clear light-golden pour with 2 finger white head. Nice lacing throughout.
S - Wow! Nice hops presence. Piny. Kept strong throughout the beer.
T - Wow, again. Hops galore but not overwhelming.
F - Smooth with semi-dry to dry finish.
O - Man, what a good beer. Welcome to RI, Wormtown! Will have more of this.

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Photo of WhackoMillah93
4.35/5  rDev +1.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of deereless
3.58/5  rDev -16.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Sabtos
3.73/5  rDev -12.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Clear vibrant gold with a large, fluffy white foam leaving a nice thin layer of lace.

Smell is pine, lemon, and orange with a slight hint of dank cannabis and a biscuity rug background.

Taste is quite bitter and West Coast, bringing with it notes of pine, grapefruit, lemon, and again that biscuity rug.

The medium body has a nicely consistent, moderate froth, finishing semi-dry to dry.

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Photo of Choppin-Banana
3.59/5  rDev -15.9%
look: 2.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Nice overall beer, pleasant smell with nice color, 2-3 might be limit consumed in one sitting.... would have again

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Photo of DougsBrother
4.31/5  rDev +0.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of RickStalzer
4.06/5  rDev -4.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of rktrat
4.09/5  rDev -4.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Wife got me a 4 pack o pounders.

Perfect after work relaxer

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Photo of keith40
4.23/5  rDev -0.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

On tap at Captain's Den in Plymouth Ma. A good look and citrusy nose is followed by a citrusy taste that may include lemon, grapefruit and others. A touch of sweetness[honey?] makes this a very easy-drinking and smooth beer. We enjoyed it.

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Be Hoppy from Wormtown Brewery
Beer rating: 4.27 out of 5 with 1,454 ratings
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