Terrapin Hopsecutioner | Terrapin Beer Company

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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
Ratings:
3,381
Reviews:
787
Avg:
3.81
pDev:
11.55%
 
 
Wants:
123
Gots:
925
For Trade:
10
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Photo of HermitDan
3.48/5  rDev -8.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Rufus1
4.12/5  rDev +8.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Pours a pale amber/orange from a a twelve ounce bottle into a ten ounce straight mug the same temperature as the beer. Nice two finger head that settles to a rocky off white. Small vertical bubble streams. Nice sticky lacing to the bottom of the mug. Hoppy on the nose but milder than expected from an IPA. Slight dank hops but buried by the piney hops and some sweet malts. Touch of diacetyl. Not the hop blast I expected up front in the flavor. Good sweet malt backbone. A medium bodied brew with a light to medium mouthfeel due to the excellent level of carbonation. Good balance. Piney/citrus hops tempered by sweet malts. A fine combination. Very drinkable. Sessional. This is a keeper.

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Photo of cyber_phoenix
3.85/5  rDev +1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of MFMB
3.81/5  rDev 0%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Gaddabble
4.2/5  rDev +10.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Cdmomo79
4.21/5  rDev +10.5%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of R11415
3.5/5  rDev -8.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of SeanMNCraftBeerLover
3.75/5  rDev -1.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of ChrisMon02
3.77/5  rDev -1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Amber color with a 1 inch white head-decent lacing clings to the glass. Smells of a mix of hops with a fairly strong malt backbone. Taste is malt forward. Don't get me wrong, there is plenty of hops but they are pushed to the back by the malts. Mouthfeel is medium. A decent IPA but just not my style. I wouldn't turn another down but not something I would seek out either.

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Photo of SaltofOH
3.35/5  rDev -12.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Can dated 7/4/17. CBF pint.

A: pours a dark orange/copper with 1 finger bubbly white head that recedes to nothing.

S: this one smell pretty dead to me. Some grapefruit and a little sweet-ish malt.

T: dry, hoppy arrival. Heavy on the resin, pine, and vague citrus peel.

M: medium body, clean, with lots of carbonation.

O: not really my cup of beer. Lacking in the citrus and light sweetness I value in IPAs.

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Photo of lawlmartz
2.34/5  rDev -38.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 1.25 | feel: 1.25 | overall: 2.5

Photo of marker2525
4.25/5  rDev +11.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Samsquanch1
2.38/5  rDev -37.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 1.75 | feel: 2 | overall: 2.75

This used to be one of my favorites, but since the terrapin buyout I have noticed a swift decline in quality. What used to be a complex hop profile with a powerful malty backbone has evolved into a boozy astringent mess. Tastes like they just dump in sugar to boost the abv. Save your money and make a batch of toilet wine for the same experience .

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Photo of atniup
4.33/5  rDev +13.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.25

Not the prettiest looking IPA, but it has such a great feel, and lots of good hops tastes, although it's a more dull taste than I'm accustomed to from IPA'S. I have no complaints. It's actually super smooth. It's great with food too, imo.

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Photo of singletary
3.74/5  rDev -1.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

It pours a golden yellowish with a nice head that leaves good lacking on glass. The smell is piney with a mild citrus to it. Taste is well balanced between the bitterness from the hops and malts. ( I thought it would have more of a bite to it.) The mouthful is medium and overall a pleasant surprise for someone still getting use to drinking IPAd.

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Photo of White_Whiskey
4.35/5  rDev +14.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of ImperatorScab
4.04/5  rDev +6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Photo of BeerSexLove
3.43/5  rDev -10%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Samputnam14
4.15/5  rDev +8.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of trdtercel92
4/5  rDev +5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Winzlow
3.92/5  rDev +2.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Lots of hops here - as mentioned - six varieties! Another goodie from Terrapin. Golden color - citrus aroma - heavy side of mouthfeel - and a great taste if you like lots of hops! I do - so this is one I get from time to time.

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Photo of wander4
4/5  rDev +5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of TerryMills
3.5/5  rDev -8.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Nice blend of hops ..

Bready slightly yeasty, some floral/pine hops flavor going on..

Had better , had worse.. Its drinkable but just kind of a middle of the road beer imo..

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Photo of hogrider
3.75/5  rDev -1.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of chris826
4/5  rDev +5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Terrapin Hopsecutioner from Terrapin Beer Company
3.81 out of 5 based on 3,381 ratings.
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