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Retribution | High Water Brewing

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3.8/5
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108 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
High Water Brewing
California, United States
highwaterbrewing.com

Style: American Double / Imperial IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 9.50%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Retribution Imperial IPA is brewed for the true connoisseur of all things hoppy. We brew this beer with one theme, go big... or go home... Layers of bittering, finishing, and aroma hops all combine to result in a truely unique beer.

9.5% ABV 95 IBU

Added by womencantsail on 02-05-2011

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#17,723
Reviews:
47
Ratings:
108
pDev:
13.42%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
4
Gots:
8
Trade:
0
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Dark appearance for a double ipa, this one leans brown moreso than amber or orange. Mild 1/4" off white head. Aroma hit the grapefruit hoppy notes.

Taste was heavily bitter with a backdrop/aftertaste of toffee and bitterness somewhat foreign and not entirely hop derived. Kind of hot. Would probably work better with less alcohol, malt etc. . .

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Retribution from High Water Brewing
Beer rating: 3.8 out of 5 with 108 ratings
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