Dismiss Notice
Extreme Beer Fest:Los Angeles

Join us December 9th in Los Angeles for the ultimate throwdown of craft beer creativity!

Learn more...

Grassroots / Cigar City Neither | Grassroots Brewing

Your Rating: None

Want it   Got it 
BA SCORE
4.1/5
Exceptional
15 Ratings
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Grassroots Brewing
Vermont, United States

Style: American Double / Imperial IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 9.25%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by rarbring on 09-11-2011

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Ranking:
-
Reviews:
2
Ratings:
15
pDev:
6.34%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
6
Gots:
0
Trade:
0
HISTOGRAM
 
View: Beers | Events
User Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Recent | High | Low | Top Raters
Ratings: 15 |  Reviews: 2
Reviews by jaasen64:
Photo of jaasen64
3.75/5  rDev -8.5%

More User Reviews:
Photo of olradetbalder
4/5  rDev -2.4%

Photo of waddellc2
4/5  rDev -2.4%

Photo of Abio
4/5  rDev -2.4%

Photo of rarbring
4.67/5  rDev +13.9%
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!

 531 characters

Photo of DNICE555
4/5  rDev -2.4%

Photo of ncaudle
3.75/5  rDev -8.5%

Photo of CypherEnigma
4/5  rDev -2.4%

Photo of Resuin
4.25/5  rDev +3.7%

Photo of YobroitsJoe
4.5/5  rDev +9.8%

Photo of redfox405
3.75/5  rDev -8.5%

Photo of Williaar
4.25/5  rDev +3.7%

Photo of Kelp
4/5  rDev -2.4%

Photo of Evil_Pidde
4.28/5  rDev +4.4%
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.

 507 characters

Photo of NHbeerfishing
4.25/5  rDev +3.7%

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

    Founded in Boston in 1996, BeerAdvocate (BA) is your go-to resource for beer powered by an independent community of enthusiasts and professionals dedicated to supporting and promoting better beer.

    Learn More
  • Our Community

    Comprised of consumers and industry professionals, many of whom started as members of this site, our community is one of the oldest, largest, and most respected beer communities online.
  • Our Events

    Since 2003 we've hosted over 60 world-class beer festivals to bring awareness to independent brewers and educate attendees.
  • Our Magazine

    Support uncompromising beer advocacy and award-winning, independent journalism with a print subscription to BeerAdvocate magazine.