Terrapin Hopsecutioner | Terrapin Beer Company

BA SCORE
86
very good
3,367 Ratings
THE BROS
-
no score
Send samples
Terrapin HopsecutionerTerrapin Hopsecutioner
BEER INFO

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

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.30%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by Anthony1 on 11-03-2009

BEER STATS
Ratings:
3,367
Reviews:
786
Avg:
3.81
pDev:
11.55%
 
 
Wants:
124
Gots:
916
For Trade:
10
User Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Recent | High | Low | Top Raters
Ratings: 3,367 |  Reviews: 786
Photo of inspektor
3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

Photo of shadowyee
3.5/5  rDev -8.1%

Photo of tigermaniac72
4.25/5  rDev +11.5%

Photo of OBeerMeGreatOne
3.84/5  rDev +0.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Pours out a nice orange, small head, very mild lace.

Citrus, wonder bread, slight pine and toffee make up the smell.

Citrus, floral hops, tobacco and saltless saltine start of the taste. The finish is citrus and grass, light but lingering. A little thin for the style.

A nice, aggressively hopped brew from the South. Almost would call this their attempt at a West Coast IPA. Though I wouldn't put it in my normal rotation (which I can't anyway being I live in CA, not GA), I would never turn one down if offered. Nice job Terrapin!

 535 characters

Photo of FliryVorru
3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

Photo of BGsWo22
3/5  rDev -21.3%

Photo of ajtorres311
3.5/5  rDev -8.1%

Photo of smutty33
3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

Photo of rdoggg
4/5  rDev +5%

Photo of abcdefghijkyle
4.25/5  rDev +11.5%

Photo of adam_e
3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

Photo of mobrockman
4.25/5  rDev +11.5%

Photo of JoeBlevins
4.25/5  rDev +11.5%

Photo of hopkrid
4.25/5  rDev +11.5%

Photo of ZachKelly
3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

Photo of corwindamber
3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

Photo of czillmer
4.25/5  rDev +11.5%

Photo of Ellis_the_Executive
3.14/5  rDev -17.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Poured from a bottle into a 6oz tasting glass.

A: Pours a hazy amber-orange color. Head is off-white and retentive, yet thin.

S: I honestly didn't get much aroma off of this beer. The nose is muted and faint. Very slight hints of sweet caramel malt and grapefruit/citrus resins.

T: Slight citrus hint, faint pine notes, mild malt body, quite sweet on the finish. The alcohol is very well hidden, this beer drinks very well for 7.3%

M: mild bodied, leaves a lingering pine/citrus note on the finish.

O: I honestly didn't care for this beer. I found it a very "average" IPA at best. I had always wanted to try this beer and had a friend stop in Georgia to grab it for me. The only saving grace is that it is VERY drinkable for it's ABV.

 742 characters

Photo of Hockey_Fan
4/5  rDev +5%

Photo of tsauce2
4/5  rDev +5%

Photo of hopheadhoward
4.36/5  rDev +14.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.25

Hopsecutioner is a nice ale. Not perfect, but if you like hoppy ales, this is a pretty good IPA. Nice bitter start, and it feels good on the mouth. Why do you like hoppy? You want flavor, right? Hopsecutioner has flavor, and it looks and smells like an IPA? Is it perfect? No, but this is a nice IPA. Alcohol is 7+%, so be aware.

 329 characters

Photo of CLanda
2/5  rDev -47.5%

Photo of JohnK17
3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

Photo of dphillips
3.5/5  rDev -8.1%

Photo of flyersfan900
3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

Terrapin Hopsecutioner from Terrapin Beer Company
3.81 out of 5 based on 3,367 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.

    Learn More
  • Our Events

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

    Learn More
  • Our Magazine

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

    Learn More