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Zombie Dust | 3 Floyds Brewing Co.

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4.59/5
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10,243 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:
#36
Reviews:
1,595
Ratings:
10,243
pDev:
8.5%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
4,803
Gots:
3,419
Trade:
103
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Ratings: 10,243 |  Reviews: 1,595
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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Photo of consumerjim
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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Photo of dman127
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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Photo of tdrumm22
2.5/5  rDev -45.5%

Photo of Jweibley
2.5/5  rDev -45.5%

Photo of acertainshadeofjoe
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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Photo of BrandonMcCarthy
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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Photo of dracut
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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Photo of Texaseddie
2.92/5  rDev -36.4%

Photo of MakeBeerGreatAgain
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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Photo of MyTBeerDrinker
3/5  rDev -34.6%

Photo of GDBEERMAN
3/5  rDev -34.6%

Photo of MiracleWhale
3/5  rDev -34.6%

Photo of stupac2
3/5  rDev -34.6%

Photo of ejm3
3/5  rDev -34.6%

Photo of Shanin
3/5  rDev -34.6%

Photo of MisterKilderkin
3/5  rDev -34.6%

Photo of jaidenjb
3/5  rDev -34.6%

Photo of Brunite
3/5  rDev -34.6%

Zombie Dust from 3 Floyds Brewing Co.
Beer rating: 4.59 out of 5 with 10,243 ratings
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