Nobility | Noble Ale Works

NobilityNobility
BA SCORE
81.9%
Liked This Beer
4.06 w/ 83 ratings
NobilityNobility
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Noble Ale Works
California, United States
noblealeworks.com

Style: American Double / Imperial IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.60%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by t0rin0 on 01-30-2011

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#4,826
Reviews:
24
Ratings:
83
Liked:
68
Avg:
4.06/5
pDev:
11.33%
Alströms:
0
 
 
Wants:
4
Gots:
5
Trade:
0
User Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 83 |  Reviews: 24
Photo of Bryan12345
4/5  rDev -1.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Mista_Carta
4.33/5  rDev +6.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

On tap at BottleCraft University/North Park. Four days old...

Nice dank, tropical imperial/double. Plentiful citrus notes as well without being a juice bomb.

VERY drinkable 9%.

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Photo of IceAce
3.97/5  rDev -2.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of dwagner003
3.99/5  rDev -1.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of Docrock
3.75/5  rDev -7.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of shoegueuze
4.12/5  rDev +1.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of wethorseblanket
4.13/5  rDev +1.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of HipHopsHooray
4.75/5  rDev +17%

Photo of PretzelCity
3.75/5  rDev -7.6%

Photo of kborning
4.24/5  rDev +4.4%

Photo of zestar
4/5  rDev -1.5%

Photo of Blahstarr
4.75/5  rDev +17%

Photo of FrogOut69
4.75/5  rDev +17%

Photo of mactrail
3.34/5  rDev -17.7%
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Quite hazy, even cloudy in the tumbler. This looks like an orange-tinted Hefeweizen with a modest head and some coarse bubbles along the glass. The brewer claims this is made with Citra hops, which I have liked better in other beers, though the bitterness is not so unpleasant. Overall this has plenty of acidic character, but the malt keeps it somewhat in check. The sharpness cuts through the murky, herbal hop flavors.

A hop tea with plenty of brisk tannins plus apple butter fruitiness. Sweet, fruity, powerful-- not much for savory sipping, but just the ticket for relaxing after a road-trip day. From the 22 oz bottle purchased at Lee's Discount Liquor in Mesquite, Nevada.

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Photo of HaveUSeenMyCellar
5/5  rDev +23.2%

Photo of yoitsarch
4.75/5  rDev +17%

Photo of RaulMondesi
4/5  rDev -1.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Crispier than the apple that Eve took a bite out of in the Garden Of Eden; spunkier than a Russian satellite orbiting the earth... Raul is doing this well and good. It can't bat in the '27 Yankees line up, but it would do a good job hitting behind Mickey Mantle.

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Photo of 01Ryan10
4.5/5  rDev +10.8%

Photo of Hugonaut13
4.25/5  rDev +4.7%

Photo of miadw3
4.25/5  rDev +4.7%

Photo of GRG1313
4/5  rDev -1.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Broden
3.5/5  rDev -13.8%

Photo of BlackTuesday
4/5  rDev -1.5%

Photo of ac419
5/5  rDev +23.2%

Photo of Bananasplit
4/5  rDev -1.5%

Nobility from Noble Ale Works
Beer rating: 81.9% out of 100 with 83 ratings
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