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Grassroots / Cigar City Neither | Grassroots Brewing

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15 Ratings

Brewed by:
Grassroots Brewing
Vermont, United States

Style: American Double / Imperial IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 9.25%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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Added by rarbring on 09-11-2011

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

A: Pours murky deep amber with tall tan creamy head that slowly sets into nice lacings.

S: Caramell malt, somewhat sweet and loads of American hops, both bitter and floral; piney and citric - pineapple, grapefruit and bitter orange sezt.

T: Sweet caramell malt together with lots of floral hops; citric and piney. Some oranges and ripe red apples.

M: Carbonation is medium and body rather full, considering the style. Aftertaste is long and lovely bitter.

O: A very nice DIPA, complex and well balanced.

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look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

The beer is clouded orange with an off-yellow high and long-lasting head, leaving tons of lacing and good curtains.

The textbook DIPA smells, toffee, grape-fruit, pine. All fresh, all good!

when it comes to taste it has all i look for in a DIPA, balanced maltiness, sweet caressing toffee and caramel, fresh and bitter citric notes. Wonderful!

Medium carbonation, small lively foamy bubbles, smooth texture with a big body, a long rewarding bitterness.

Can't help it, I'm a sucker for a well-balanced DIPA. This is one!

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Grassroots / Cigar City Neither from Grassroots Brewing
Beer rating: 4.1 out of 5 with 15 ratings
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