Dismiss Notice
Introducing: Project Extreme Brewing (a Dogfish Head + BeerAdvocate project)

17th Anniversary Ale | Coronado Brewing Company

Your Rating: None

Want it   Got it 
17th Anniversary Ale17th Anniversary Ale
BA SCORE
4.02/5
Exceptional
82 Ratings
17th Anniversary Ale17th Anniversary Ale
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Coronado Brewing Company
California, United States
coronadobrewing.com

Style: American Double / Imperial IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 9.50%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by rawfish on 09-04-2013

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Ranking:
-
Reviews:
17
Ratings:
82
pDev:
6.97%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
2
Gots:
9
Trade:
2
HISTOGRAM
 
User Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Recent | High | Low | Top Raters
first ← prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | nextlast
Ratings: 82 |  Reviews: 17
Photo of Schweitzer21
4.56/5  rDev +13.4%

Photo of mverity
4.53/5  rDev +12.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

I almost didn't buy this beer, and actually waited until the very last bottle at my go to bottle shop. A trusted IPA friend said that this wasn't the typical west coast IPA from Coronado, but more similar to the lighter hopped, strong sweet malt style I love from Florida and the east coast. I definitely appreciate him telling me to buy this. The only bad thing about this beer is the appearance. The color is a nice orange, but even after several vigorous pours, I got extremely little head; and zero lacing. Th smell is of bright orange, slightly boozier than I'd like, quite floral (hibiscus/orange blossom), and a tinge of hop bitterness. Taste follows aroma, but less boozy. Mouthfeel is light and hoppy but not light in a watery kind of way. Really enjoyable brew; probably my favorite from Coronado so far!

 814 characters

Photo of KevinGordon
4.5/5  rDev +11.9%

Photo of ToddThompson
4.5/5  rDev +11.9%

Photo of isaackaiju
4.5/5  rDev +11.9%

Photo of caponeduke
4.5/5  rDev +11.9%

Photo of Rabae6
4.44/5  rDev +10.4%

Photo of freshflesh
4.25/5  rDev +5.7%

Photo of joemcgrath27
4.25/5  rDev +5.7%

Photo of BeerBuzzGuy
4.25/5  rDev +5.7%

Photo of Spaz7
4.25/5  rDev +5.7%

Photo of TheRougeBastard
4.25/5  rDev +5.7%

Photo of baklo
4.25/5  rDev +5.7%

Photo of KevT
4.25/5  rDev +5.7%

Photo of UncleRemus
4.25/5  rDev +5.7%

Photo of JorSince88
4.25/5  rDev +5.7%

Photo of markhobbs1
4.25/5  rDev +5.7%

Photo of andrenaline
4.25/5  rDev +5.7%

Photo of Kmat10
4.25/5  rDev +5.7%

Photo of JackMcAwesome
4.25/5  rDev +5.7%

Photo of lupercmda
4.25/5  rDev +5.7%

Photo of moonknight31
4.25/5  rDev +5.7%

Photo of prock180
4.25/5  rDev +5.7%

Photo of weezarc
4.25/5  rDev +5.7%

Photo of whiteysacto
4.25/5  rDev +5.7%

first ← prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | nextlast
17th Anniversary Ale from Coronado Brewing Company
Beer rating: 4.02 out of 5 with 82 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.
  • Our Events

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

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