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Zombie Dust | 3 Floyds Brewing Co.

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Brewed by:
3 Floyds Brewing Co.
Indiana, United States

Style: American Pale Ale (APA)

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.20%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
This intensely hopped and gushing undead Pale Ale will be one’s only respite after the zombie apocalypse. Created with our marvelous friends in the comic industry.

60 IBU

Formerly known as Cenotaph: A medium bodied single hop beer showcasing Citra hops from the Yakima Valley, USA.

Added by hansgruber on 12-09-2010

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Ratings: 10,238 |  Reviews: 1,594
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2/5  rDev -56.4%

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2.04/5  rDev -55.6%

Photo of scream
2.06/5  rDev -55.1%
look: 3 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

I was so disappointed w this after hearing all the hype. To me it is just average at best. The one I opened was bottled 11-9-2016. Just nothing exciting at all. Will not be buying this one again for sure. There is just nothing to be excited about at all. Sorry guys, but I do not get it. To me New Belgium Ranger is just as good if not better.

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Photo of clozier22
2.08/5  rDev -54.7%

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2.12/5  rDev -53.8%

Photo of Commandophile
2.16/5  rDev -52.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 1.75 | feel: 1 | overall: 2

Photo of MrHadack
2.16/5  rDev -52.9%
look: 3 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 5 | overall: 1

Great beer!

But it is not an American Pale Ale. Too hoppy for style classification. Disqualified.

Really, people. Pay attention to style. Styles have meanings and characteristics for the purpose of judging. Three floyds calls this an APA when it is an IPA based on the IBU and other criteria. Judging this to be a 100 in the world of American Pale Ales is like saying the best type of apple in the world is a banana. If you don't pay attention to style parameters you shouldn't be judging any beers at all, because otherwise all we're doing here is telling the world what your OPINION is of a specific beer, and frankly, I don't care about your opinion if you can't even compare a beer against its supposed style guidelines.

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2.25/5  rDev -51%

Photo of LarryZ
2.26/5  rDev -50.8%
look: 3 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.5

Heard lots of good things but not impressed. Not an IPA guy but New Belgium skinny dip was considerably better.

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2.5/5  rDev -45.5%

Photo of JimBerry
2.5/5  rDev -45.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 1.75 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

It was highly recommended by friends, but it was too hoppy for me.

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2.5/5  rDev -45.5%

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2.5/5  rDev -45.5%

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2.6/5  rDev -43.4%

Photo of oldn00b
2.61/5  rDev -43.1%
look: 3 | smell: 2 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

I finally had some of this, received in a trade. Only a couple weeks old but was a total malt bomb. I've been told that you can find this on shelves in tons of places these days. Sounds like the QC isn't where it needs to be. This was sub par by most any standard, but likely due to being stored at room temp for 2 weeks.

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2.86/5  rDev -37.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Not a pale ale person so obviously not my thing but was worth a try.

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2.87/5  rDev -37.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

Photo of Circles413
2.92/5  rDev -36.4%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.75

This is an okay beer. It's definitely not worth the hype that TF has made. I've tried it a few times & I just wasn't blown away. I've had other APA's/IPA's that I can say are much better. It's not a bad beer, but I wouldn't put it within my top 10 beers of all time.

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2.92/5  rDev -36.4%

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2.94/5  rDev -35.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.5

Photo of ABhatia
2.99/5  rDev -34.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3

seems overrated..did not enjoy much. little flat, no particular characteristics. If you like hops this is not the beer for you. cool looking bottle though

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3/5  rDev -34.6%

3/5  rDev -34.6%

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3/5  rDev -34.6%

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3/5  rDev -34.6%

Zombie Dust from 3 Floyds Brewing Co.
Beer rating: 4.59 out of 5 with 10,238 ratings
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