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Art Of Neurosis | 2nd Shift Brewing

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
2nd Shift Brewing
Missouri, United States
2ndshiftbrewing.com

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.70%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
AON is an IPA that has everything you could want in one, if what you want is a hop sandwich. It's a 7.7% Simcoe and Columbus delight.

67 IBU

Added by Tone on 01-02-2011

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#4,555
Reviews:
39
Ratings:
199
pDev:
8.73%
Bros Score:
3.57
 
 
Wants:
16
Gots:
27
Trade:
2
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3.84/5  rDev -4.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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3.93/5  rDev -2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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3.94/5  rDev -1.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

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3.74/5  rDev -6.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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3.75/5  rDev -6.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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3.84/5  rDev -4.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Canned 8/8/17; drank 8/27/17 @ the Yarchives.

Cloudy orange appearance.

A violent pour yielded a big, noisy white head; a thick curtain of lace.

Mango, cane sugar & baking soda notes in the nose.

Medium mouthfeel.

Mango & caramel flavors up front; dry grass & mild baking soda dryness on the finish.

Not offensive, certainly, but we know now that IPA's have evolved past this stage. A nice relic of the past.

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4/5  rDev -0.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of jmdrpi
4.06/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

On draft, 12 oz glass

Clear dark golden, good lacing. Nice fruity hop aroma. Medium bitterness, nice hop flavor. Medium bodied, sticky mouthfeel. Overall a nice beer

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4/5  rDev -0.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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4.06/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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2.5/5  rDev -37.7%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

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4.31/5  rDev +7.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

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3.83/5  rDev -4.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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3.25/5  rDev -19%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

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3.79/5  rDev -5.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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4.29/5  rDev +7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

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3.81/5  rDev -5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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3.75/5  rDev -6.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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3.79/5  rDev -5.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

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3.75/5  rDev -6.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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4.11/5  rDev +2.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

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3.79/5  rDev -5.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

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4/5  rDev -0.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

one of the first not wild beers i have had from these guys, and its very well done, a little hazy and quite gentle in terms of mouthfeel, sort of a regional hybrid between the east and west coast styles, which i suppose makes sense given they are in the center of the country. good head on this, whitewashed orange in color, and a pungent hop aroma that shows the CTZ hops pretty prominently, grapefruit zest and flesh, and a little something lighter in the citrus family, tangerine perhaps. the flavor is similar to the nose, there is a little yeast here still which i like, and a little of the swirling hop oils, very west coast there, but its also somewhat delicate for what it is, and drinks a little easier than many of its peers with only a moderate bitterness on the back end and some cool bright fruits that come on late, mango and pear are subtle but present for me, through the heavy grapefruit. very well rounded, seemingly sort of old school, i liked this one a lot. i like all the beers i have had from these guys, not sure how they are still flying under the radar...

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4.08/5  rDev +1.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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4.1/5  rDev +2.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Very hazy bright amber color. Fairly thin white foamy head that left some nice laces. Big orange and grassy aroma. The taste was orange at first, fading to an earthy, herbal, pleasant bitterness. Subtle malty background - bready and not sweet. Very nice.

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Art Of Neurosis from 2nd Shift Brewing
Beer rating: 4.01 out of 5 with 199 ratings
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