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Zombie Dust | 3 Floyds Brewing Co.

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4.59/5
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10,206 Ratings
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BEER INFO

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

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

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#35
Reviews:
1,593
Ratings:
10,206
pDev:
8.5%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
4,784
Gots:
3,390
Trade:
104
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Ratings: 10,206 |  Reviews: 1,593
Photo of Kasabear
5/5  rDev +8.9%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Reviewed this two years ago with a 4.75.
Last year with a 4.85.
This year a true 5.0.
Look and mouth feel are wonderful.
Smell and taste is....... Nectar of the gods.
Give it a taste after testing any other brew and
"welcome home" comes to mind.
It's very close to perfect.

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Photo of Revrynd
3.82/5  rDev -16.8%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.5

A:Gold in color, hazy
Clean white foam tight bubbles with peaks when touched.
S: Rich citrus and orange/tangerine flavors slightly floral
T: Very hop forward but allows you to really taste the grain in the brew. Malty yum with amazing cirtrus hops with a decent bitterness.
M: Solid silky feeling, lingering bitterness
O: Beer was enjoyed in a Pint glass, and I must say it didn’t stick around long enough to get warm. Great mouth feel silky deliciousness that I don’t often find in a pale ale often.

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Photo of ISHKEBEH
4.19/5  rDev -8.7%
look: 3 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 4.75

smells of citrus as well as taste
really refreshing with great finish not too sweet

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Photo of DrAnnaNemis
4.39/5  rDev -4.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Photo of HarleyRaceVentura
4.53/5  rDev -1.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of OldGriz
4.5/5  rDev -2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of SpartanMatt
4.7/5  rDev +2.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Photo of JohnCassillo
4.94/5  rDev +7.6%
look: 4.75 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.75

Photo of Zonk
4.48/5  rDev -2.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Golden to copper color medium head

Big nose of orange and mango, sweet fruit

This has really big juicy flavors again leaning to the sweet tropical side.

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Photo of Ironman84
4.58/5  rDev -0.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Great beer. But you can now get many beers just as good for a lot cheaper. Also sucks that most places limit to 2 bottles

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Photo of CO-Bloom
4.75/5  rDev +3.5%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

I have had this a few times and I am finally writing an official review from notes.

L- light golden, bronze.
S- Huge aromas of orange, grapefruit and tangerine.
T- Sweet orange and grapefruit citrus followed by bitterness on a light biscuity malt base, this is one of the best beer to showcase Citra I have ever had (on par with Pseudo Sue)
F- Juicy yet crisp at the same time. Not much residual sweetness left, yet the beer itself taste semi-sweet and juicy. So I guess starts sweet and ends semi-dry (my favorite)
O- This thing is a true gem fresh and the best on tap. This beer has taught me something I hadn't experienced called "anti-hype" it's when a beer that is hard to get gets pooped on by locals because it has hype. To me that is almost worse than hype. I have had people tell me all these other beers are "better" but objectively speaking this beer is one of the best APA's I have ever had and comes close to the best hoppy beer I have had period(.) Very good and worth the high ratings IMO.

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Photo of cbei1261
4.5/5  rDev -2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Izic27
4.54/5  rDev -1.1%
look: 5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of tduecen
4.74/5  rDev +3.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

A great, great beer... one of my favorite american pale ale's/IPA's out there.....

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Photo of cfitterer
4.83/5  rDev +5.2%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Photo of StoutAtTheDevil
4/5  rDev -12.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of vziznznzyz
4.5/5  rDev -2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Joes-BrewMasters
5/5  rDev +8.9%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

The best IPA I've ever had. Worth the wait outside the brewery and thank god they are somewhat close. 1 1/2hrs away.

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Photo of Jhfinn
4.34/5  rDev -5.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of xt0n1cx
4.6/5  rDev +0.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of VTMLB
4.63/5  rDev +0.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.75

Photo of GregA135
4.58/5  rDev -0.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Got this beer in a trade, I wish I could get more! Couldn't really believe that this is a Pale Ale. Hop upfront with a nice sweet/bitter finish. Definitely will be looking to trade for some more Zombie Dust!

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Photo of CayseyW
4.56/5  rDev -0.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Not sure if this beer, or really any beer, lives up to the hype, but it's definitely world class. Big juicy mango flavor with a tropical and floral nose. Glad I finally got the chance to try this one.

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Photo of breadman73
4.5/5  rDev -2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of rphbrew
4.47/5  rDev -2.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Zombie Dust from 3 Floyds Brewing Co.
Beer rating: 4.59 out of 5 with 10,206 ratings
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