Terrapin Oaked Big Hoppy Monster | Terrapin Beer Company

BA SCORE
87
very good
564 Ratings
Terrapin Oaked Big Hoppy MonsterTerrapin Oaked Big Hoppy Monster
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Terrapin Beer Company
Georgia, United States
terrapinbeer.com

Style: American Amber / Red Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 10.30%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
75 IBU

Added by GJ40 on 11-07-2008

BEER STATS
Ratings:
564
Reviews:
111
Avg:
3.88
pDev:
12.37%
 
 
Wants:
17
Gots:
46
For Trade:
1
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look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Bottle poured into rinsed Stella Artois chalice.

A: poured a thick ecru head with two fingers. deep ruby amber as per style. nice retentions, minimal lacing.

S: some tart fruit, cherries, minor hop notes. Bitter citrus and bitter under-ripe tropical fruit, bready yeast. Oak, vanillan and phenolics. Is this a Belgian or a Red? very complex.

T: Follows nose perfectly. Smooth drinking considering the complexity. Boozy as it warms. Strong aromatic malts.

M: Creamy. minor hop, much strong malt phenolics. bread. spicy and boozy outbreath. Finishes with a very strange metallic note.

O: Interesting, Examples such as Nosferatu are more "hoppy" and, being a red ale, well. The style is diverse and has plenty of room for this example..

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Terrapin Oaked Big Hoppy Monster from Terrapin Beer Company
3.88 out of 5 based on 564 ratings.
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