Permanent Funeral | 3 Floyds Brewing Co.

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4.5/5
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BEER INFO

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

Style: American Double / Imperial IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 10.50%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
The wolf inside this pale ale is trying to walk upright. This bright and aromatic beer was brewed with our friends in the band Pig Destroyer.

100 IBU

Added by MasterSki on 03-25-2013

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#112
Reviews:
346
Ratings:
2,953
pDev:
8%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
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1,170
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Ratings: 2,953 |  Reviews: 346
Photo of BeerBeak81
4.5/5  rDev 0%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of mjklaus1
4.5/5  rDev 0%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Edwardrm
4.27/5  rDev -5.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Rothobinide
4.11/5  rDev -8.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of That_Bearded_Guy
4.5/5  rDev 0%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of phillytothemax
4.86/5  rDev +8%
look: 4 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 5

I love a creamy, citrusy IPA and to me this is the premier example. The mouth feel is perfectly creamy and thick with a hoppy, complex nose. It finishes strong all the way through the aftertaste.

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Photo of MJSFS
4.56/5  rDev +1.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of justinv29
4.72/5  rDev +4.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Photo of vidper
4.25/5  rDev -5.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Now then! This is the real deal. Pours a nice amber/ golden color
Served very cold from a bomber into a curvy pint glass. This beer is where I thought Zombie Dust should have been, given the hypie high ratings. LOTS going on in this glass. Nice hoppy feel- taste- nose. Nice citrusy after -thought. You may need a fork with this one. We’ll done , Triole Floyd!

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Photo of gpasdf
4.63/5  rDev +2.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

my first BA reivew. This is the beer I've been yearning for months. Was there a bad crop of hops out there or something? This is really balanced. No medicinal aftertaste that seems to have plagued even my perennial favorites this year. Restored my faith. Maybe God is ok with me loving beer after all. Had my doubts for a while
Have to say the name is odd. I get that Pig Destroyer was involved, but there is nothing "funeralesque" about it. Its bright, lots of fruit (tangerine and mango) with just the right amount of malt to balance it out.

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Photo of Eric_H
4.41/5  rDev -2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

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4.5/5  rDev 0%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Cpmitchno1
4.23/5  rDev -6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of npendres
4.37/5  rDev -2.9%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Lorihall1
4.05/5  rDev -10%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Joebooh2
4.11/5  rDev -8.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of Bstoeckel
3.93/5  rDev -12.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of maxbarto
4.25/5  rDev -5.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Tombstone05
4.64/5  rDev +3.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Brew-Knows
4.56/5  rDev +1.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of TCOlson
4.65/5  rDev +3.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Photo of colts9016
4.48/5  rDev -0.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

I received this beer from a BIF Lloyd Dobler, thank you. The beer is FAF from the grapevine. The beer is 48 degrees and served in a tulip glass. The beer has a one finger creamy and airy white head. The color of the beer is SRM 10 a medium amber with copper hues. The clarity of is a touch opaque with a few carbonation bubbles. The head has poor retention and no lacing on the glass.

Tropical, herbal, bready, phenolic, pine, toasted malt, caramel, subtle honey, grapefruit, and floral for the aromas.

The flavors, are tropical, grapefruit, pine, herbal, toasted malt, bread, caramel, subtle honey, floral, and crackers for the flavors.

The mouthfeel of the beer is astringent, coating, and crisp.

The body of the beer is medium, a medium plus carbonation, and a full finish.

The beer exudes a restrained hop profile that is in your face. The balance in the beer is phenomal. Strong malt backbone and excellent flavors.

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Photo of jallen5076
5/5  rDev +11.1%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Photo of RokItSumMore
4.59/5  rDev +2%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Photo of Greasy
4.03/5  rDev -10.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

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Beer rating: 4.5 out of 5 with 2,953 ratings