Terrapin Hopsecutioner | Terrapin Beer Company

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3.82/5
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BEER INFO

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

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.30%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by Anthony1 on 11-03-2009

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#19,371
Reviews:
813
Ratings:
3,537
pDev:
11.52%
 
 
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124
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Trade:
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Photo of Bsimpson91
4.94/5  rDev +29.3%
look: 5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Great Representation of the American IPA style however, not impressed.
The look is fine, nice slightly tindgy orangeish glow. The presentation is kinda cool but for the record, artwork doesn't appeal to me in the craft beer world. The nose is bright and citrusy with some sour milk like notes, not off putting in anyway with a almost tropical mango note and underlying maltiness. The taste is what I was expecting. Bright, floral and major citrus fruit character. Think along the lines of grapefruit with hints of mango. Very little sweetness and a nice underlying malt to carry it along. Some yeasty character and upfront piney hop bitterness all throughout the sip. The flavor is what Iv come to expect from a American IPA and although tastes great is somewhat boring to me. The beer doesn't have much complexity. The feel is a redemption for the lack of much else. A good carbonation with a medium body. Hop resedue stays with you for some time. Overall Darn good beer but kinda lacks at the same time. Ehh... Gibe me a Sierra Nevada Classic Pale ale and we'll call it even.

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Photo of Winter48
3.71/5  rDev -2.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of BlueShepard19
4.5/5  rDev +17.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of rdub
3.84/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Kips
3.5/5  rDev -8.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of GreatWhiteDuffalo
3.85/5  rDev +0.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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

Photo of Homiegfunk01
4.24/5  rDev +11%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Look: lacks head. Decent lacing.
Smell: Malty
Taste: caramel and biscuit from the malt. decently bitter.
Feel: velvety smooth. Average carbonation.
A solid malty IPA. reminds me of Rogue 6 hop IPA.

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Photo of Guppy314
3.46/5  rDev -9.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

32oz draft, has a fluffy pure white head that dissipated quickly. Decent hops aroma with whiff of pine. Light amber clear color. Taste is a solid IPA; full on sharp hops with a sweet subtle malt finish. This is a drink-it-all-evening brew!

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Photo of lrend13
3.92/5  rDev +2.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of CoolmoJ
3/5  rDev -21.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of Kdouble
3.85/5  rDev +0.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of bylerteck
3.88/5  rDev +1.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of speedlimit7
3.71/5  rDev -2.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of soundaurora
3.75/5  rDev -1.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of zest4itall
3.31/5  rDev -13.4%
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of robotic_being
3.77/5  rDev -1.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of dlakerz
3/5  rDev -21.5%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of DavetotheB
3.65/5  rDev -4.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of ilikebeer03
3.75/5  rDev -1.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of kinggimp
3.56/5  rDev -6.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of scooob
4.27/5  rDev +11.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

First time trying this. Tastes like a DIPA (and at 7.3% it's pretty close), with a lot of sweet malt balancing the hops. And for those who follow my reviews (all zero of you), it's clear I'm a DIPA fan, not so much for the high alcohol content (though I'm not complaining about that) but for the sweet creamy backbone that offsets the alcohol burn and hops bite. Speaking of said hops, I think the blend of six used here makes for a good cocktail, so to speak, kind of how a Canadian whiskey blend smooths out the edges of the individual components. If you're a total hophead looking for a big bitter finish, this may not be your cup of tea, but it really works for me. Cheers!

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Photo of StormAles
3.75/5  rDev -1.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of DMarlinJ
3.61/5  rDev -5.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.75

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

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Terrapin Hopsecutioner from Terrapin Beer Company
Beer rating: 3.82 out of 5 with 3,537 ratings