Terrapin So Fresh & So Green Green 2012 | Terrapin Beer Company

Terrapin So Fresh & So Green Green 2012Terrapin So Fresh & So Green Green 2012
BA SCORE
79.5%
Liked This Beer
3.93 w/ 112 ratings
Terrapin So Fresh & So Green Green 2012Terrapin So Fresh & So Green Green 2012
BEER INFO

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

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.60%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by BeerDawgs on 11-16-2012

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Ranking:
-
Reviews:
24
Ratings:
112
Liked:
89
Avg:
3.93/5
pDev:
12.47%
Alströms:
3.81
 
 
Wants:
5
Gots:
9
Trade:
0
User Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 112 |  Reviews: 24
Reviews by mechamifune:
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3.68/5  rDev -6.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Pours a deep golden color with a slight head. Slight lacing, resiny looking.
Smell is a little muted for the style. That citrus presence is there but not as assertive as i'd like.
Taste is a bit sweet up front, followed by a bit of a nice citrusy finish that lingers for a while. Basically the back end tastes like citra.
Mouthfeel is nice, slick and pretty smooth, carbonation seems right for style.
Overall this is a pleasant enough beer, and if you are looking for a citra fix (which I was) then this will work. Ultimately though it feels like a less intense version of Zombie Dust (not that that has to be a bad thing).

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More User Reviews:
Photo of megamass
3.25/5  rDev -17.3%

Photo of Jason
3.81/5  rDev -3.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

22oz brown bomber

Hazed amber, good frothing. Obvious smell of Citra hops, a bit catty with loads of freshly smashed citrus fruit, hint of alcohol and a bit biscuity. Grainy maltiness, crisp and a little slick. A whole lot of hop oil and mild resin flavor. Juicy with a slight catty flavor, bitterness is not strong but the flavor is. Hint of alcohol, wild flower and faint of tropical fruit. Finish very hoppy.

Fresh and extremely hoppy, a great example if you are looking to see what Citra hops taste like. Fun to quaff back.

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Photo of TKEbeerman
3.25/5  rDev -17.3%

Photo of acurtis
3.5/5  rDev -10.9%

Photo of whatname
4.25/5  rDev +8.1%

Photo of Tibi81
3.75/5  rDev -4.6%

Photo of wmobley
4/5  rDev +1.8%

Photo of KevinGordon
4.25/5  rDev +8.1%

Photo of n2185
4.5/5  rDev +14.5%

Photo of jsanford
3.97/5  rDev +1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Pours dark amber with a fluffy off-white head that settles to a nice cap. Great aromas of fresh CItra hops, lots of typical mango, papaya, grapefruit, and peach with a moderately sweet caramel malt profile. Taste is obviously Citra-forward, more tropical hop notes, with a mild bitterness in the finish and nicely balanced malt backbone. Mouthfeel is nice and crisp, with a medium body and ample carbonation. Overall a solid addition to the Terrapin line-up, and probably the best of the 3 So Fresh and So Green, Green versions.

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Photo of wedge
3.94/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Found some notes from 11/2012...

@ Tasty Beverage

Slightly hazed deep orange color under some creamy froth. Aromas of spruce, graham crackers, and stone fruit. Deeply fruity hop taste, bold tropical flavors, green stickiness, grapefruit, and peaches. Slightly prickly carbonation, not super bitter, medium bodied, and a bit dry. Hoppy goodness.

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Photo of adamwn
4.75/5  rDev +20.9%

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4/5  rDev +1.8%

Photo of Chugs13
4.25/5  rDev +8.1%

Photo of DerrickW
4.5/5  rDev +14.5%

Photo of metter98
3.92/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

A; The beer is hazy amber orange in color. It poured with a short off white head. That died down and left a thin layer of bubbles covering the surface.
S: Moderate to string aromas of fresh hops stand out-citrusy hops seem to stand out in particular.
T: There are flavors of citrus hops along with some hints of pine resin and a light to moderate amount of bitterness.
M: It feels medium-bodied on the palate and has a moderate amount of carbonation. No crispness is detectable.
O: This beer is very easy to drink and packs in lots of fresh hop flavors.

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3.75/5  rDev -4.6%

Photo of injuredreserve
3.75/5  rDev -4.6%

Photo of manutdfan
4.25/5  rDev +8.1%

Photo of BGsWo22
4/5  rDev +1.8%

Photo of oline73
3.75/5  rDev -4.6%

Photo of erha2
3/5  rDev -23.7%

Photo of CitizenGrain
4.5/5  rDev +14.5%

Photo of DrMindbender
4/5  rDev +1.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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Terrapin So Fresh & So Green Green 2012 from Terrapin Beer Company
Beer rating: 79.5% out of 100 with 112 ratings
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